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61 Money migrants send home a ‘critical lifeline’ for one in seven people worldwide
( Economic Development )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

10 April 2017 – Despite the political fire drawn by the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe and beyond, a senior official from the United Nations International Fund...

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62 New member of the Appellate Body is sworn in
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

The Chair of the Dispute Settlement Body, Ambassador Fernando de Mateo y Venturini, WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo, and the Chair of the Appellate Body, Ricardo Ramírez-Hernández, each congratulated Mr Serva...

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63 Nigerian Oil Cleanup To Be Biggest In History
( UN Development News )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

1 August 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The Nigerian government announced on Wednesday that it would begin decontaminating a major oil spill in the Ogoniland region, where fifty years of mismanagement and pollution have devastated local ecosystems.

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64 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

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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

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65 Parliamentarians Endorse the African Parliamentarians’ Network on Development Evaluation
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

Fifty parliamentarians from 14 African countries met July 23 and 24, 2015 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, for the inaugural Annual General Meeting of the African Parliamentarians’ Network on Development Evaluation (APNODE), established in Yaoundé, Cameroon, in March 2014.

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66 Poverty Eradication Needs to Be More Permanent
( UN Reports )

Report by: United Nations Development Programme

 4 August 2014, New York, USA | South South News - Almost 1,5 billion people across 91 countries are currently living in multi-dimension...

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67 President Kaberuka pays visit to Nigeria
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The President of the African Development Bank, Donald Kaberuka, on Monday, August 10, 2015, made his last official trip to Nigeria as he prepares to hand over leadership of the Bank to Akinwumi Adesina in September.

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68 President 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...

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69 Press release ECB and partners sign memorandum of understanding on new €20 banknote
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

PRESS RELEASE
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
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70 Press release New breakdowns of monetary and financial statistics
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

PRESS RELEASE
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
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71 Regional Training Centre being established for young people with disabilities
( CARICOM News )

Content by: Caribbean Community
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Plans for a Regional Training Centre for young people with disabilities moved a step forward today with the signing of an agreement by the implementing parties.

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72 Statement by the Chairperson of the African Union Commission on the Official Election Results in the Federal Republic of Nigeria
( African Union News )
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73 Switzerland Takes 1st Place As The Top Eco-Nation
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

15 June 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Switzerland takes first place in leading the path toward pollution control and natural resource management reveals the 2012 Environmental Performance Index (EPI)

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74 The Fund for Africa Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) to support AccessBank Liberia on financial inclusion
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and AccessBank Liberia Ltd (ABL) have signed a technical assistance partnership agreement. The partnership, which is expected to enhance ABL’s reach to Liberian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), is supported by a grant from the Fund for Africa Private Sector Assistance (FAPA).

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75 The Influence of Food Prices
( UN Reports )

Report by: FAO

11 August 2014, New York, USA | South-South News - Even slight changes in food prices can have a devastating effect on nutrition rates in developing countries. When the prices of grains, vegetables, and animal proteins rise, the those living on a dollar or less a day will see their purchasi...

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76 Turning Billions to Trillions in pursuit for sustainable development
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

President of the African Development Bank Group, Donald Kaberuka, recently participated in a panel discussion that sought to explore new approaches to help countries harness national resources more effectively.

The event, “Billions to Trillions- Ideas into Action”, happened on the sidelines of the Financing for Development ...

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77 UN forum highlights importance of stronger partnerships for financing sustainable development
( Economic Development )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

18 April 2017 – Underlining the importance of sustainable finance for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainab...

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78 UN, African Union partnership to foster job opportunities for African rural youth
( Economic Development )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

19 October 2016 – The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has partnered with the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) to generate job and business opportunities f...

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79 Wealth Concentration Continues to Increase
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service

 

SYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 2018 (IPS) - As the ‘masters of the universe’ gather for their annual retreat at Davos, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has just published its Inclusive Development Index (IDI) for the second tim...

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80 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...

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