Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Helen Clark on Ebola: "Address drivers of fragility which produced the crisis"

Helen Clark on Ebola:

3 March 2015 – "The international community must ‘stay the course’ on getting to and staying at zero, as well as on supporting those affected by the disease", stated UNDP Administrator Helen Clark at today’s high-level conference on Ebola in Brussels. The conference, which is co-chaired by the United Nations, will... Read more

Environmental crime: financing terror and threatening development

Environmental crime: financing terror and threatening develo…

  3 March 2015 - On the second observance of World Wildlife Day, we remember that wildlife crime is th... Read more

World Bank approves $500 million loan for MSMEs

World Bank approves $500 million loan for MSMEs

2 March 2015 – The World Bank approved a $500 million loan for the MSME Growth Innovation and Inclusive... Read more

The world wastes $400 billion in food every year

The world wastes $400 billion in food every year

  27 February 2015 - The food discarded by retailers and consumers in the most developed countries wou... Read more

UN Special Rapporteur praises Belgium’s approach to tackling modern slavery

UN Special Rapporteur praises Belgium’s approach to tackling…

26 February 2015 – "Belgium's multi-disciplinary approach to tackling modern forms of slavery, which br... Read more

Curbing Child Obesity: a Finnish success story

Curbing Child Obesity: a Finnish success story

26 February 2015 – Six years ago, almost 20 per cent of the five-year-olds in the city of Seinäjoki (Fi... Read more

 Mobile Learning Week - Bridging the Gender Gap

Mobile Learning Week - Bridging the Gender Gap

25 February 2015 – Of the seven billion people on Earth, over six now have access to a mobile device, y... Read more

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International Women's Day (8 March)

On selected International Days, UNRIC, in partnership with the GoodPlanet Foundation, post video clips from the 7 billion Others project to communicate the fears, dreams, ordeals and hopes of citizens from all over world.

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