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121 World Bank Calls for Green Growth in Developing Countries
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

9 May 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - A new report released by the World Bank suggests that new sustainable development initiatives need not come from the rich world, and that developing countries are capable of finding innovative solutions to the problems that they face. By assigning monetary values to rivers, forests, and other ...

Created on 2012-05-09 16:37:35
122 World Bank President Calls For End Of Poverty By 2030
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

18 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Scratz - World Bank President Jim Yong Kim was a center of atte...

Created on 2013-04-18 21:47:48
123 World Bank President Robert Zoellick Calls For Better Ocean Health
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

24 February 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Dried up lake beds. Barren terrain. Shrinking polar caps. Above ground, the effects of climate change are tangible, and provide scientists and public officials with easily identif...

Created on 2012-02-24 15:28:00
124 World Bank Warns of Higher Food Prices
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

30 August 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Among the many lessons to be taken way from last year's Arab Spring uprisings is that a hungry people is an unhappy people. The wave of change that swept (and continues to sweep) across the Middle East and North Afri...

Created on 2012-08-30 16:40:53
125 World Bank Warns Of Warmer Future
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

20 November 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - A new World Bank report on climate change suggests that temperatures may be rising more quickly than previously imagined, and that very few countries are making good on their commitments to thwart global temperatur...

Created on 2012-11-20 17:44:44
126 World leaders talk economic future in Davos
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

31 January 2012, New York USA | Connor Scrhratz - Most people seem to agree that we stand at a turning point in our planet's collective economic history – but which way we're turning remains uncertain. In most parts of the world, it seems as though the worst of the fi...

Created on 2012-01-31 17:15:36
127 WTO appoints new Appellate Body member
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

The appointment was made by the DSB on the basis of a Selection Committee’s recommendation and following consultations with WTO members. Seven candidates for this position had been nominated by WTO members and interviewed by the Selection Committee comprising the Director-General and the Chairpersons of the General Council, the DSB, the Cou...

Created on 2014-09-30 15:00:00
128 WTO launches call for proposals for 2015 Public Forum
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

This year marks the WTO's 20th anniversary. The Public Forum will be an opportunity to assess the WTO's contribution to the world economy and to look ahead to what the future holds for the Organization.

Created on 2015-04-27 13:00:22
129 WTO members discuss how to step up notifications on import licensing
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

In the formal meeting of the Committee on 21 April, WTO members reviewed 33 new notifications from members on measures related to import licensing and welcomed the first notifications from Montenegro and St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Created on 2015-04-23 14:03:08
130 WTO sees “slight deceleration” in G20 trade restrictions but calls for continued vigilance
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

> Joint Summary on G-20 Trade and Investment Measures (OECD/WTO/UNCTAD)

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Created on 2015-06-15 15:07:06
131 WTO welcomes Seychelles as its 161st member
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

On 25 March 2015, President James Michel signed the "Instrument of Acceptance" of Seychelles' Accession Protocol, confirming its membership terms, at a plenary meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers in Mahé, Victoria, Seychelles.

Created on 2015-04-27 14:03:56
132 Youth employment in Africa under the spotlight
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

On International Youth Day, August 12, the AfDB celebrates and recognizes the importance of African youth, the future of our continent

With a...

Created on 2015-08-13 10:15:00

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