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41 Digital Solutions to Steer Financial Inclusion in Africa
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

ICT can radically transform the market for financial products and services for poor Africans

The linkages between digital financial services (DFS) and the development agenda in Africa were discussed extensively during a panel discussion organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Making F...

Created on 2015-08-04 15:39:00
42 Dow Jones Peaks At Its' Highest Since Pre-Financial Crisis
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

1 February 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - The Dow Jones Industrial Average peaked at over 14000 points for a brief time on Friday morning.

Created on 2013-02-01 05:00:00
43 Economic Crisis Through a Gender Lens
( UN Reports )

Report by: UN-Women

16 September, 2014, New York, USA | South-South News  - How can an economic crisis influence the process of gender empwerment? In an effort to answer this question, UN-Women reflects on the past seven yea...

Created on 2014-09-16 15:38:55
44 Economies Fragile But Growing, According To Imf
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

1 Mach 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The world economy may finally begin picking up steam in 2013, according to the International Monetary Fund. Citing the improving, if fragile situation in Europe, along with modest growth in the United States and stronger projections in d...

Created on 2013-01-03 20:40:23
45 ECOSOC 2012 High-Level Segment- Focus On Decent Jobs
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

3 July 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) opened its 2012 High-level Segment on Monday with the theme "boosting productive capacity, strengthening development cooperation and creating decent, sustainable work"

Created on 2012-07-03 04:00:00
46 ECOSOC High-Level Segment Adopts Ministerial Declaration
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

10 July 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) adopted a ministerial declaration at its 2012 High-level Segment by consensus on Tuesday

Created on 2012-07-10 04:00:00
47 EU and Vietnam reach agreement on free trade deal
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-08-06 11:11:00
48 EU Annual Growth Survey 2015: A new Momentum for Jobs, Growth and Investment
( European Union News )
Created on 2014-11-28 11:00:00
49 EU launches Investment Offensive to boost jobs and growth
( European Union News )
Created on 2014-11-26 10:00:00
50 Europe leads the way in the fight against climate change and Ebola
( European Union News )
Created on 2014-10-24 15:00:00
51 European Job Market Must Find Qualification Balance says ILO
( UN Agencies and Other Departments )

Content by: South-South News

3 November 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman -- While the job market in Europe is ever so slowly recovering from the devastating financial crisis of the last decade, a large percentage of people who do have a job are either over or under qualified for th...

Created on 2014-11-04 23:04:22
52 Exploring Partnerships To Drive Mdg’s To 2015 Finish Line
( UN Agencies and Other Departments )

Photo: South-South News/Shari Nijman

Content by South-South News

25 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Sustainable dev...

Created on 2013-04-25 14:25:06
53 Facebook Launches Partnership To Bring Internet Access To Global South
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

23 August 2013, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor - Of the many inequalities between the global North and South, Internet access is certainly the newest, and as far as access to information and communications development is concerned, one of the most important.

Created on 2013-08-23 04:00:00
54 Fitch affirms African Development Bank at ‘AAA’; Outlook stable
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the African Development Bank (AfDB)’s Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR)'s at ‘AAA’ with a Stable Outlook. The Short-term IDR has been affirmed at 'F1+'.

The ratings are underpinned by strong support from AfDB’s shareholders and by the Bank's intrinsic strengths, in particular its solid cap...

Created on 2015-08-12 17:03:00
55 For LLDCs, South-South Cooperation is a Driver of Development
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo/Amanda Voisard

Content by: South-South News

30 September 2013, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor - South-South cooperation is a decisive driver of sustainable development and economic growth in Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs),

Created on 2013-09-30 04:00:00
56 Gbagbo Appears Before ICC
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

19 february 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Embattled former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo appeared before the International Criminal Court on Tuesday, where he stands accused of crimes against humanity...

Created on 2013-02-19 17:16:29
57 GDP On The Rise In Sub-Saharan Africa
( Global Development )

Photo: Un Photo

Content by: South-South News

15 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - As the world continues its slow but...

Created on 2013-04-15 16:28:23
58 Girl-Power in Haiti's Labor Force
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

6 November 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman – In Haiti, some young women are taking the term girl-power very seriously. They are defying gender stereotypes and have taken on some traditionally male-dominated professions.

Created on 2014-11-06 23:47:40
59 Global Economic Growth Is The Forecast For 2013
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

28 January 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Across the globe fresh reports are signaling that the global economy is back in the black.

Created on 2013-01-28 05:00:00
60 Global Economy: Not Too Bad, Not Great Either, IMF Says
( World News SSN )

Content by: South-South News

9 July 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor - Seven years on from the greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression, the global economy is still showing anemic health, according to new findings from the International Monetary Fund.

Created on 2015-07-10 15:37:44

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