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21 Extreme Heat Poses Serious Health Risks
( News Videos - VOA )
Created on 2015-08-18 15:53:00
22 Faith-Based Organisations Warn of Impending Nuclear Disaster
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

Dr. Emily Welty from WCC delivers the interfaith joint statement at the NPT Review Conference. Credit: Kimiaki Kawai/ SGI


Created on 2015-05-07 19:03:22
23 Fire a Hot Topic in Youth Employment in South Africa
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service


CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Jan 20 2016 (IPS) - Nolukhanyo Babalaza finished her final year of high school and received her diploma in 2000, but this was not an immediate passport to a good life.

Created on 2016-01-21 16:29:03
24 Green Charcoal Better for Health and Environment
( News Videos - VOA )
Created on 2015-07-27 18:06:00
25 High Voter Turnout at U.S. Elections a “Public Good”
( Poverty & MDGs - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

High voter turnout should be considered as a public good, Massimo Tommasoli Permanent Observer for International  Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) to the UN told IPS.

“In general, it is a public good to...

Created on 2016-11-08 20:31:18
26 Humanity and Social Justice, a Must for the Future of Work – Ryder
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service


ROME, Apr 10 2017 (IPS) - “The future of work must be inspired by considerations of humanity, of social justice and peace. If it is not, we ...

Created on 2017-04-11 13:40:20
27 In One Terrible Weekend, ISIL Beheads Christians and Hundreds Drown in a ‘Mass Grave’
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

NEW YORK, Apr 21 2015 (IPS) - As Europeans debated their policies towards the leaky flotillas steaming out of Libya, carrying most to a certain death at sea, members of ISIL were streaming a video of captured Ethiopian Christians on a beach.

Created on 2015-04-21 14:14:45
28 Including Energy In Post-2015 Agenda Crucial For Development
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Photo: South-South News/Shari Nijman

Content by: South-South News

With the deadline for the Millennium Development Goals in 2015 fast approaching, the question of what should be included in the post-2015 agenda has inspired a series of special consultations about inclusive and sustainable energy, kicking off at th...

Created on 2013-03-11 20:33:52
29 India Holds Up Farmers’ Plight from Extreme Weather for COP21 Delegates
( Cop21 Articles Other Sources )

Content by: Inter Press Service


NEW DELHI, Dec 2 2015 (IPS) - “If you look at the submitted Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs, the national commitments to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 2030) by over 150 countries, most have...

Created on 2015-12-03 16:09:53
30 It Takes More than Two to Tango – or to Clean up Argentina’s Riachuelo River
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

A young man looks out at the La Boca transporter bridge, built in 1914, which stopped operating in 1960. This emblem of the Riachuelo river in Buenos Aires is bei... 
						<dd class= Created on 2014-08-13 15:00:58
31 Laughing With Yoga on the Way to Better Health
( News Videos - VOA )
Created on 2015-08-04 14:16:00
32 Malala Yousafzai Becomes UN’s Youngest Messenger of Peace
( Gender, Women & Children - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai has become the youngest UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on girls’ education.

During a designation ceremon...

Created on 2017-04-10 20:51:12
33 Miracle of Wind
( Environment, Natural Resources - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

Oct 28 2016 (Dawn, Pakistan) - Karachi has been abundantly endowed with one of nature’s riches — wind. Located on the Arabian Sea coast, the city cannot complain of being stifled by desultory stillness.

Created on 2016-10-28 14:31:10
34 New Device Charges Phones with Candle Heat
( News Videos - VOA )
Created on 2015-08-05 17:34:00
35 One Fish Two Fish, No Fish: Rebuilding of Fish Stocks Urgently Needed
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service


WASHINGTON, DC , Jan 21 2016 (IPS) - A major new study has revealed that the global seafood catch is much larger and declining much faster than previously known.

Created on 2016-01-22 15:53:50
36 Other decisions Decisions taken by the Governing Council of the ECB (in addition to decisions setting interest rates)
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

July 2015


TRANSMISSION EMBARGO until 3 p.m. CET on 17 July 2015

External communication

Ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union on the Outright Monetary Transactions


Created on 2015-07-16 22:00:00
37 Press release ECB and partners sign memorandum of understanding on new €20 banknote
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

23 July 2015
  • Memorandum of understanding aims to ensure machines and devices across the euro area are ready to accept the new €20 banknote as of 25 November 2015
  • Partners
Created on 2015-07-22 22:00:00
38 Press release New breakdowns of monetary and financial statistics
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

22 July 2015
  • The forthcoming statistical releases on monetary developments, bank retail interest rates, investment funds and financial vehicle corporations will include new breakdowns, which adhere to the recently adopted
Created on 2015-07-21 22:00:00
39 Protecting Biodiversity in Costa Rica’s Thermal Convection Dome in the Pacific
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

The concentration of clorophyll in the tropical Eastern Pacific, off Costa Rica’s northwest coast, reflects a high level of productivity and a healthy food chai... 
						<dd class= Created on 2014-10-20 19:00:48
40 Pushing for Gender Equity at COP20
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service


LIMA, Dec 10 2014 (IPS) - Despite international acknowledgement that women are disproportionately affected by climate change, the Lima climate negotiations have been slow to deliver progress on recognising their i...

Created on 2014-12-10 21:01:49


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