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41 Focus on Poverty: Coffee farmers on climate front line
( SciDev News )
There is a coffee crisis brewing, SciDev.Net recently reported in a story about the effects of climate change on the crop, primarily the highly prized Arabica coffee beans. A major study modelled 21 scenarios of climate change up to 2050 on a band of 60 tropica...
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42 Game of Thrones star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau blows whistle on poverty at world’s first women’s amateur soccer World Cup
( UNDP Stories )

Content by: United Nations Development Programme

Game of Thrones star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau blows whistle on poverty at world’s first women’s amateur soccer World Cup

Sep 18, 2016
Created on 2016-09-20 16:50:52
43 Ghana shares new superlab with West African scientists
( SciDev Videos )
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44 Ghana: Ghana to Receive U.S.$918 Million From IMF
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Mr Seth Terkper, has announced that Ghana is expected to receive a total of $918 million within three years from the IMF to help support the country's economy.

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45 Ghana: Reintegration of Migrants Evacuated from Libya
( MDGs Videos )
Created on 2014-05-26 17:31:06
46 Ghana: World Bank Approves Largest Ever Guarantees for Ghana's Energy Transformation
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

Washington — The World Bank's Board of Directors today approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana's Sankofa Gas Project - a transformational project that will help address the country's serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and afforda...

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47 Humanitarian and development leaders urge more support for internally displaced persons and their host communities
( UNDP Stories )
Content by: United Nations Development Programme

Humanitarian and development leaders urge more support for internally displaced people and their host communities

Sep 22, 2016
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48 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
49 ICC finds Malian extremist guilty of war crime in destroying historic sites in Timbuktu
( Africa )

Content by: News Centre

 

27 September 2016 – The International Criminal Court (ICC) today found a Malian Islamist accused of destroying historical and religious monuments in the fabled city of Timbuktu guilty in the fir...

Created on 2016-09-27 15:43:02
50 IDS welcomes its largest intake of Development Studies students
( Institute of Development Studies )

This September, IDS will welcome our biggest intake ever of students from over forty countries to study one of our seven Masters (MA) courses in international development....

Created on 2016-09-20 16:11:07
51 IMF Predicts Improved Global Growth
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

18 January 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — Global growth should improve in the next two years, but there is still a risk that trade wars and inward looking economic policies may slow that pace, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced in the World Economic Outlook Update on January 16 in Washington, DC.

Created on 2017-01-18 22:06:33
52 Increasing Effectiveness of Inclusive Business a Key Contributor to the SDGs
( UNDP Stories )

Content by: United Nations Development Programme

Increasing Effectiveness of Inclusive Business a Key Contributor to the SDGs

Sep 22, 2016
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53 Inequality in Learning, Inequality in Development
( UN Reports )

Report by: UNESCO

13 August 2014, New York, USA | South-South News –  Created on 2014-08-13 20:06:51

54 Inequities In Childhood: Revealing Data for Children's Rights Around the World
( UN Reports )

Report by: UNICEF

4 August 2014, New York, USA | South South News – Children are the future of our society, and therefore are humanity's most valuable assets. However, the faith of a child born in a developing countries often differs greatly fro...

Created on 2014-08-04 22:30:58
55 Innovation as a driver for sustainable development UNDP’s Innovation Facility publishes it’s Year in Review Report
( UNDP Stories )

Content by: United Nations Development Programme

 

New York - Today, UNDP’s Innovation Facility launched its Annual Review for 2014, showing why innovation is becoming increasingly important in international development and for UNDP itself. It describes UNDP’s approach to innovation, highlights innovative practices and spotlights all 49 initiatives funded...

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56 Internet Governance ICANN
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

20 December 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) said that the US decision on net neutrality will not have an impact on his organization.

Created on 2017-12-20 23:53:50
57 INTERVIEW: Ahead of Baku Forum, UN official spotlights ‘soft power’ to prevent violent extremism and conflict
( UN General Assembly News )
 

22 April 2016 – As the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) prepares for an upcoming global conference in Baku, Azerbaijan, the head of the UN body has stressed the need to leverage ‘soft power’ to curb the ris...

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58 Italy increases funding to UNDP to €4.2m for 2015
( UNDP Stories )

Content by: United Nations Development Programme

 

 
 

New York—The Italian Government announced that it will increase its 2015 core contribution to the United Nations Development Programme to €4.2m to help UNDP fulfill its coordination role for the UN system.

Created on 2015-04-24 21:04:39
59 Japan and UNDP will help automate voter identification process in the upcoming elections in Kyrgyzstan
( UNDP Stories )

Content by: United Nations Development Programme

 

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Governments of Japan and Kyrgyzstan today launched a new project to automate the voter registration and identification process during the Kyrgyzstan electoral cycle in 2015-2017.

Created on 2015-05-20 13:12:55
60 Japan to provide USD 1 million for jumpstarting early recovery in Nepal’s three most Earthquake affected districts
( UNDP Stories )

Content by: United Nations Development Programme

 

Kathmandu — The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on have signed an agreement for US$1 million emergency grant in the aftermath of the two devastating Nepal earthquakes to manage debris and create emergency employment through a cash-for-work programme.

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