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81 Nigeria: Unemployment Rate Rose to 8.2 Percent in Second Quarter - NBS
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

By Francis Arinze Iloani

The number of unemployed people in the labour force rose by 529,923 persons or 9.58 per cent in the second quarter of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said.

Created on 2015-08-04 13:02:44
82 One Fish Two Fish, No Fish: Rebuilding of Fish Stocks Urgently Needed
( Development News - IPS )

Content by: Inter Press Service


WASHINGTON, DC , Jan 21 2016 (IPS) - A major new study has revealed that the global seafood catch is much larger and declining much faster than previously known.

Created on 2016-01-22 15:53:50
83 One Health stories: telling tales from four years of research
( Institute of Development Studies )

A multimedia album detailing how an ambitious One Health project is making a difference to people’s lives has been launched. It come at the end of four years of multidisciplinary research into animal-to-human disease transmission unde...

Created on 2016-04-28 14:11:28
84 One month after Hurricane Matthew, needs in Haiti remain ‘vast,’ UN reports
( Americas )

Content by: UN News Centre


4 November 2016 – As Haiti struggles to recover from the massive destruction wrought by Hurricane Matthew, which pummelled the tiny island one month ago today, the United Nations warned that while its seems as if “the world has moved on,” Ha...

Created on 2016-11-04 18:34:54
85 One year on, UN experts urge Brazil to urgently boost efforts to address impacts of dam collapse
( Americas )

Content by: UN News Centre


4 November 2016 – Voicing concern over the many pressing human rights impacts on some six million people since the worst mine disaster occurred in Brazil one year ago, a group of United Nations human rights experts today issued a strong call on ...

Created on 2016-11-04 19:51:36
86 One Year to Go Until MDG Deadline - How Are We Doing?
( UN Reports )

Report by: UN DESA

Created on 2014-08-06 16:51:55

87 Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals Starts Final Stretch to Find Consensus on Agenda
( Global Compact News )

Content by: South-South News

14 July 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - The United Nations General Assembly opened this week what will be the thirteenth and final open working group on the Sustainable Development Goals. The process, which started in March 2013, has aimed to sum up ...

Created on 2014-07-14 21:44:00
88 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


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


Created on 2015-07-16 22:00:00
89 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...

Created on 2014-08-04 18:25:05
90 Press release ECB and partners sign memorandum of understanding on new €20 banknote
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

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
Created on 2015-07-22 22:00:00
91 Press release New breakdowns of monetary and financial statistics
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

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
Created on 2015-07-21 22:00:00
92 Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit Of Dominica Visits South-South News
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Photo: South-South News

Content by: South-South News


Created on 2011-03-30 20:06:25
93 Projected Population 11.2 Billion by 2100
( UN Reports )

Content by: UN DESA

30 June 2015, New York, USA | South-South News – To better shape the Post-Development Agenda, population trends are key to assessing resources, fiscal planning and st...

Created on 2015-07-30 19:56:08
94 Responding to disasters before they happen: Trainings build resilience in Myanmar’s Dry Zone
( UNDP News )

Responding to disasters before they happen: Trainings build resilience in Myanmar’s Dry Zone

Tue Sep 27 00:00:00 EDT 2016
Created on 2016-09-28 13:49:17
95 Restive eastern DR Congo home to one of world’s worst displacement crises for children – UNICEF
( Africa )

Content by: News Centre


25 January 2018 – More than 800,000 children have been forced from their homes by violence and armed clashes in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in what the United Nations Children’s Fund ( Created on 2018-01-25 18:42:38

96 Role Model For Iraqi Women And The United Nations
( WFP Stories )
Content by: World Food Programme

Aid Worker For Nearly 20 Years

Like many female humanitarian aid workers, Isra Jassim followed her passion. In her case, it was for displaced Iraqi people and she made it a priority to provide support and guidance to the communities.

Created on 2015-06-09 13:29:00
97 Selecting the next Secretary-General: UN to hold townhall meeting with candidates
( UN General Assembly News )

12 July 2016 – Continuing a series of ‘firsts’ regarding the selection of the next United Nations Secretary-General, candidates for the world’s top d...

Created on 2016-07-12 05:00:00
98 Sharing lessons from the ESRC-DFID Impact conference
( Institute of Development Studies )

Last month, almost two hundred social scientists, donors and NGOs met in South Africa to explore how evidence and research has shaped the last ten years of addressing poverty at the The ‘Lessons from a Decade’s Research on Poverty: ...

Created on 2016-04-08 14:11:18
99 Social Good Summit Partners Announce New Speakers Headlined by Vice President Joe Biden
( UNDP News )

Social Good Summit Partners Announce New Speakers Headlined by Vice President Joe Biden

Aug 30, 2016
Created on 2016-09-20 15:01:40
100 South Africa: Central Bank Hikes Rate
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

By Carin Smith

The 25 basis point rates hike by the SA Reserve Bank (Sarb) on Thursday was based on a continued set of fears about the upside risks to inflation and expectations, wages and the rand, explained Peter Attard Montalto of Nomura on Thursday.

Created on 2015-07-23 18:31:29


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