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41 Global Economy: Not Too Bad, Not Great Either, IMF Says
( UN Development News )

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
42 Global food prices fall in March as sugar and vegetable oils slide – UN
( Economic Development )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

6 April 2017 The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today reported that global food prices fell in March amid large available supplies and expectations of strong harvests, and also...

Created on 2017-04-06 04:00:00
43 Greece Is Staying Afloat With 'Positive' Marks
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

14 November 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Even though Greece remains at the top of Europe's continued economic struggles with its sovereign debt levels requiring a regular deposit of money to keep the Mediterranean nation solvent

Created on 2012-11-14 05:00:00
44 Growth Outlook Good for Asian Economies
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

27 April 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz- Despite weathering the 2008 financial crisis with enviable (if only relative) ease, economies in Asia have teetered precariously since. As debt and austerity in the west deprive these countries of vital trade, their insulation from financial collapse seemed in question, especially as GDPs took ...

Created on 2012-04-27 15:45:24
45 High Level Panel On "The United Nations In Global Governance: A Latin American And Caribbean Perspective”
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

18 February 2011, New York, USA | Ambassador Oscar de Rojas - The high-level panel was organized by the Permanent Mission of Chile "on behalf of the Rio Group". It took place, at the ambassadorial level, on Friday

Created on 2011-02-18 05:00:00
46 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
47 IDB and OPEC Fund for International Development establish joint trade finance program for Latin America and the Caribbean
( IDB News )

Content by: Inter-American Development Bank

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) have signed a co-lending agreement to catalyze further trade financing to Latin America and the Caribbean. The partnership builds on the work of the Bank´s successful Created on 2015-07-22 21:29:20

48 IDB approves climate-smart agriculture fund
( IDB News )

Content by: Inter-American Development Bank

First-of-its-kind fund will support investments that increase rural livelihoods, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and enhance biodiversity

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) announced the approval of the $5 million Climate-Smart Agriculture Fund for Latin America and the Caribbean (CSAF)...

Created on 2015-07-21 16:16:32
49 ILO Points Out G20 Needs To Tackle Unemployment
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Photo: ILO

Content by: South-South News

21 August 2012, New York, USA | Mathilde Guenegan - The Unit...

Created on 2013-07-19 22:06:52
50 IMF is Ready to Help Zimbabwe
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

4 December 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — IMF spokesman, Gerry Rice, told reporters today (Nov30) in Washington, that the Fund stands ready to help Zimbabwe restore growth and stability after the ousting of long-time president Robert Mugabe.

Created on 2017-12-04 22:54:24
51 Inclusive Business, a key contributor to SDGs implementation
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka has called for enhancement of policies to strengthen their role in growing inclusive business. Inclusive business, he said was an effective means of increasing private sector contribution towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Created on 2015-07-22 17:26:00
52 India Sets 5-Year Plan For Electricity To All
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

22 October 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - "Our aim is to provide 24/7 affordable electricity to all households in the next five years," announced India's Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh

Created on 2012-10-22 04:00:00
53 Infrastructure: Africa50, a step change for infrastructure financ-ing and development in Africa".
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

Africa50, the new and innovative infrastructure investment platform promoted by the African Development Bank (AfDB) held its Constitutive General Assembly on the 29th of July 2015 in Casablanca, Morocco.

Created on 2015-07-30 09:52:00
54 Investing in the SDGs: strategies and actions
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

President of the African Development Bank, Donald Kaberuka, and the Director for Resource Mobilisation and External Finance at the institution, Desire Vencatachellum, participated in a special ministerial session organised by UNCTAD during the Third International Conference on Financing for Development.

Created on 2015-07-23 17:55:00
55 Italy's Economic Crisis May Be Coming To An End
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

22 August 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Speaking to an audience of youth in Rimini, Italy -Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti said on Sunday that "Italy's financial situation has made progress compared with last year."

Created on 2012-08-22 04:00:00
56 Kaberuka shares his experiences with African diplomats in Beijing
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The President of the African Development Bank Group, Donald Kaberuka, shared experiences with African ambassadors accredited to China over lunch on Tuesday in Beijing.

Kaberuka said he felt compelled, during what would be his last official visit to China as AfDB President, to express his appreciation for the country’s unwaver...

Created on 2015-07-21 18:06:00
57 Low Oil Prices Offer Developing Countries Rare Opportunity to Rebalance Finances
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

7 January 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Historically low oil prices have provided a relief to consumers at the gas pump in many parts of the world. But the real benefits of the commodity price decrease are yet to be fully embraced, some experts say.

Created on 2015-01-07 21:40:44
58 Managing migration: €2.4 billion to support Member States
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-08-10 09:16:00
59 Meles Zenawi Foundation holds inaugural symposium on the African Democratic Developmental State
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Rwanda is holding its inaugural symposium on August 21, in Kigali, Rwanda, under the theme “The African Democratic Develo...

Created on 2015-08-20 18:11:00
60 MIF and NXTP Labs to hold WeXchange forum and Pitch Competition for high-impact women entrepreneurs
( IDB News )

Content by: Inter-American Development Bank

  • The event in Monterrey, Mexico, Nov 19-20, will feature opportunities for women who stand out for their high impact businesses with strong technology and innovation components
  • Registration is open and the application can be completed starting today until September 15th

The Multilateral Investment...

Created on 2015-07-21 16:16:34

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