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AllAfrica.com
BOI, UNDP Sign $2 Million Pact On Solar Power to Nigerian CommunitiesThe Bank of Industry, BoI, has signed a $2 million agreement with the United Na
BOI, UNDP Sign $2 Million Pact On Solar Power to Nigerian Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Bank of Industry, BoI, has signed a $2 million agreement with the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, to provide solar-powered electricity to no fewer than six communities in six states of the federation. Speaking at the signing of the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Overview with Gywnne Dyerrecognise, even if you are a political junkie, are former New Zealand prime min
Overview with Gywnne Dyer
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
recognise, even if you are a political junkie, are former New Zealand prime minister, Helen Clark, now Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, and Antonio Guterres, former prime minister of Portugal and later UN High Commissioner... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
ACG: NZ students compete on world stage - ACGaround 200 ethnicities and around 44 per cent of our workforce born overseas.
ACG: NZ students compete on world stage - ACG
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
around 200 ethnicities and around 44 per cent of our workforce born overseas. Former PM Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, recommended to University of Auckland students last year they think beyond the New... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Science and Technology Holds Round-Table Discussion On Sex and Gender Equality in Africa, 6 OctHuman Development Report 2016: Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Empowermen
Science and Technology Holds Round-Table Discussion On Sex and Gender Equality in Africa, 6 Oct
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Human Development Report 2016: Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in Africa, published last month by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Despite growing recognition of the social and economic benefits that... Read more
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Chatham This Week
For sex-ed, do parents actually know best?of math, science and language, the only North American country with that distin
For sex-ed, do parents actually know best?
Chatham This Week / Posted yesterday
of math, science and language, the only North American country with that distinction. Pearson ranked Canada seventh, the United Nations Development Programme ranked Canada eighth. The only two countries in the top-ten on each list: Canada and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Delta Ministry Refocuses for Challengesmanagement and stakeholders' policy retreat in Calabar, Cross River State organ
Niger Delta Ministry Refocuses for Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
management and stakeholders' policy retreat in Calabar, Cross River State organized by the ministry in collaboration with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). He said issues on development of the region on account of fresh challenges may... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reform Public Service to Fight Corruption - UNDPThe Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, to Nige
Reform Public Service to Fight Corruption - UNDP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, to Nigeria, Lamin Beyai, has said the best way to institutionalise the fight against corruption in the country and make it effective was to reform the public service and make it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Acquires U.S.$2 Million Weather-Reading Machineand dispatch faster information to avert the effects of natural disasters. The
Govt Acquires U.S.$2 Million Weather-Reading Machine
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and dispatch faster information to avert the effects of natural disasters. The gadgets worth $2m (Shs6.7b) donated by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) under the Strengthening Climate Information and Early Warning Systems (SCIEWS)... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sir Richard Jolly to visit Sri Lankato visit Sri LankaSir Richard Jolly, former Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF,
Sir Richard Jolly to visit Sri Lanka
Sunday Observer / Posted 4 days ago
to visit Sri LankaSir Richard Jolly, former Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF, and Special Adviser to the Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (1996 to 2000), and Principal Coordinator of the widely-acclaimed Human Development... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lkSir Richard Jolly, former Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF, and Special Advise
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lk
Sunday Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Sir Richard Jolly, former Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF, and Special Adviser to the Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (1996 to 2000), and Principal Coordinator of the widely-acclaimed Human Development Report will deliver a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Sri Lanka: Ancient innovations tackle water shoragesa grant from the Green Climate Fund. The Ministry of Mahaweli Development and E
Sri Lanka: Ancient innovations tackle water shorages
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
a grant from the Green Climate Fund. The Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment, with the assistance of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), procured $38.1m to help communities adapt to the impacts of climate change. Over... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
John Key among friends in the big applebeen around a long time. But she knows lots of African and Caribbean leaders an
John Key among friends in the big apple
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
been around a long time. But she knows lots of African and Caribbean leaders and people that I don't know because of UNDP [United Nations Development Programme]. She loves the UN system. She is match-fit to be the secretary-general. She is very... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
John Key among friends in the big applebeen around a long time. But she knows lots of African and Caribbean leaders an
John Key among friends in the big apple
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
been around a long time. But she knows lots of African and Caribbean leaders and people that I don't know because of UNDP [United Nations Development Programme]. She loves the UN system. She is match-fit to be the secretary-general. She is very... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP Runs 'First Generation Innovation Contest'— A First Generation Innovation Contest Angola is being jointly run on Thursday
UNDP Runs 'First Generation Innovation Contest'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
— A First Generation Innovation Contest Angola is being jointly run on Thursday in Luanda by the embassy of Sweden and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to awaken creativity among university students. According to a press note that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP Stresses Algeria's Leading Experience in Prisoner Rehabilitation— Algeria has a leading experience in the integration of prisoners, the assista
UNDP Stresses Algeria's Leading Experience in Prisoner Rehabilitation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
— Algeria has a leading experience in the integration of prisoners, the assistant to the permanent representative of the United Nations Development programme (UNDP) in Algeria, Randa Abou el Housn, said Wednesday. The Algerian experience is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Human Rights Indicators Important Tools to Show Progress of Human Rights Obligation Implantationof the Prime Minister's Office, the Office of the United Nations High Commissio
Human Rights Indicators Important Tools to Show Progress of Human Rights Obligation Implantation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of the Prime Minister's Office, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human rights (OHCHR) and the United Nations Development Programme. According to Mr Jhugroo, the need to develop new and also use existing human rights... Read more
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Reuters
Now is the time to plan for a post Islamic State Mosul$2 billion to reconstruct parts of Iraq that have been liberated from IS. The d
Now is the time to plan for a post Islamic State Mosul
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
$2 billion to reconstruct parts of Iraq that have been liberated from IS. The decision to funnel these funds through the United Nations Development Programme shows the continued lack of trust in the Iraqi government’s ability to oversee such... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call for Accelerated Pace of Economic Transformation in SAsecond leg of our nationwide outreach programme. We are glad to announce that t
Call for Accelerated Pace of Economic Transformation in SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
second leg of our nationwide outreach programme. We are glad to announce that this programme has received support from the United Nations Development Programme and is keen to learn from this process because it has never been done before. "We are... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
High-level finance event can't happen at protest plagued Wits Universityby the Wits School of Governance‚ Department of Planning‚ Monitoring and Evalua
High-level finance event can't happen at protest plagued Wits University
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
by the Wits School of Governance‚ Department of Planning‚ Monitoring and Evaluation‚ Oliver & Adelaide Tambo Foundation and United Nations Development Programme in collaboration with the European Union. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan had been... Read more
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Medical News Today
First analysis of 'Sustainable Development Goals' publishedIn 2000, the United Nations Development Programme rolled out the Sustainable De
First analysis of 'Sustainable Development Goals' published
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
In 2000, the United Nations Development Programme rolled out the Sustainable Development Goals. This week, The Lancet publishes the first analysis showing which countries are progressing toward these goals and which are struggling. Some countries... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda's Ntabana Heads Nile Basin InitiativeFund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), African Development Bank (AfDB), Worl
Rwanda's Ntabana Heads Nile Basin Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), African Development Bank (AfDB), World Food Programme (WFP), World Bank, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), among others. Most recently, Ntabana was working as a Strategic Adviser in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workshop On Fighting Corruption and Tackling Illicit Financial Flows From AfricaInternational, Tax Justice Network, Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU), etc. Dev
Workshop On Fighting Corruption and Tackling Illicit Financial Flows From Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
International, Tax Justice Network, Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU), etc. Development Partners (World Bank, OECD, PIF, United Nations Development Programme, etc.) Evelynne Change, Chief Governance Officer, Governance, Economic and Financial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anambra Announces Stimulus Plan to Ease Impact of Recession On Residentsand sisters living with disabilities to embrace education as the key to a bette
Anambra Announces Stimulus Plan to Ease Impact of Recession On Residents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and sisters living with disabilities to embrace education as the key to a better life. We shall work closely with the United Nations Development Programme to provide Training and empowerment programmes for the uneducated physically disabled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Babies' HIV Tests in the BalanceSDGs by 2030," Dr Mushavi says. "We only need to reduce it by 2 percent or to e
Babies' HIV Tests in the Balance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
SDGs by 2030," Dr Mushavi says. "We only need to reduce it by 2 percent or to even eliminate it." Early this month, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Fund provided additional funding of $143 million to help scale up... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Symposium highlights key areas of Sustainable Development GoalsKUCHING: Key areas of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) under the United
Symposium highlights key areas of Sustainable Development Goals
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
KUCHING: Key areas of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) under the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) were among the highlights of a symposium organised by the Alliance of the Indigenous Peoples in the Highlands of Borneo (Formadat)... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Working with locals against illegal loggingalienated lands,” he said. Adenan applauded Formadat for being the only Malays
Working with locals against illegal logging
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
alienated lands,” he said. Adenan applauded Formadat for being the only Malaysian winner of the prestigious international United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Equator Prize 2015 award, which is awarded to outstanding local and indigenous... Read more
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Calcutta News
Leh hosting development summit for Himalayan statescentral and state government officials, civil society participants and delegate
Leh hosting development summit for Himalayan states
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
central and state government officials, civil society participants and delegates from multilateral organisations such as United Nations Development Programme. "Having a vision based in holistic and sustainable development, the effort would be to... Read more
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New Kerala
Leh hosting development summit for Himalayan states - newkerala.com #121362central and state government officials, civil society participants and delegate
Leh hosting development summit for Himalayan states - newkerala.com #121362
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
central and state government officials, civil society participants and delegates from multilateral organisations such as United Nations Development Programme. "Having a vision based in holistic and sustainable development, the effort would be to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Report Which Suggested Ugandan Men are More Productive Rejectedwhich suggests that Ugandan men are more productive in contributing to the agri
UN Report Which Suggested Ugandan Men are More Productive Rejected
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
which suggests that Ugandan men are more productive in contributing to the agricultural sector than women. A UN Women and United Nations Development Programme report launched yesterday, indicates that in Uganda, 27 per cent of plots and 20 per... Read more
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New Kerala
As new UN development agency advocate, 'Game of Thrones' actor shows poverty the 'red card' - newkerala.com #120991Sept 19 : Globally acclaimed Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has kicked off
As new UN development agency advocate, 'Game of Thrones' actor shows poverty the 'red card' - newkerala.com #120991
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Sept 19 : Globally acclaimed Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has kicked off his role as Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to support the 17 Global Goals known as the UN Sustainable Development Goals,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Faith Muthambi - Launch of Christian Newsmany newspapers are hard squeezed financially and devote fewer newsworthy secti
Minister Faith Muthambi - Launch of Christian News
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
many newspapers are hard squeezed financially and devote fewer newsworthy sections in newspapers. As I conclude, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) argues that addressing poverty requires not just a transfer of economic resources... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda's Ntabana Now Head of Nile SecretariatInternational Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) African Development Bank
Rwanda's Ntabana Now Head of Nile Secretariat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) African Development Bank (AFDB), World Food Programme, World Bank, United Nations Development Programme, International Fertilizer Development Center among others. Mr Ntabana is not entirely... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Conservation MattersThese products are part of the modeling for biodiversity friendly products of t
Conservation Matters
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
These products are part of the modeling for biodiversity friendly products of the Biodiversity Partnership Project of the United Nations Development Programme - Global Environment Facility and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will the Seychellois Co-Habit or Mutually Destruct?in the world, economically speaking. Its Gini Coefficient, at 65.8, is the high
Will the Seychellois Co-Habit or Mutually Destruct?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
in the world, economically speaking. Its Gini Coefficient, at 65.8, is the highest of the 137 nations measured by the United Nations Development Programme, worse even than South Africa's 63.1. The Michel government, though, has been tackling... Read more
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Mashable
Social Good Summit 2016: How to take part in the #2030NOW conversationHebrew, Russian and Spanish, the summit's livestream will be accessible during
Social Good Summit 2016: How to take part in the #2030NOW conversation
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
Hebrew, Russian and Spanish, the summit's livestream will be accessible during and after the summit on mashable.com/sgs.United Nations Development Programme Global Meetups As part of its mission to raise awareness and ultimately accomplish the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saraki Seeks Implementation of UN Resolutions On Environmentthe lives of our people all over. This shows us what we need to do. "I think w
Saraki Seeks Implementation of UN Resolutions On Environment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the lives of our people all over. This shows us what we need to do. "I think we don't need to wait every 10 years for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to do reports. Groups like this can keep us constantly on our toes and I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
5 500 Tonnes Rice Arrive From Chinain place to accommodate assistance from other Governments, Non-Government Organ
5 500 Tonnes Rice Arrive From China
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
in place to accommodate assistance from other Governments, Non-Government Organisations and developmental partners such as United Nations Development Programme and World Food Programme. Present to receive the donation was Health and Child Care... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saraki Calls for Implementation of UN Resolutions On Environmentall over. This shows us the point we are and what we need to do. "I think we d
Saraki Calls for Implementation of UN Resolutions On Environment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
all over. This shows us the point we are and what we need to do. "I think we don't need to wait every 10 years for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to do reports. Groups like this can keep us constantly on our toes and I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, UNDP Seek Market for Tabora HoneyDodoma — The government is collaborating with the United Nations Development Pr
Govt, UNDP Seek Market for Tabora Honey
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Dodoma — The government is collaborating with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Tanzania Trade Authority (TanTrade) in the endeavour to find a ready market for honey that is produced in the country, a cabinet minister has said. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tabora Honey 'Fit for Human Consumption'posed by Tabora Urban MP Emmanuel Mwakasaka (CCM) here yesterday, the minister
Tabora Honey 'Fit for Human Consumption'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
posed by Tabora Urban MP Emmanuel Mwakasaka (CCM) here yesterday, the minister said the government was working with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Tanzania Trade Authority (TanTrade) to analyse market... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Justice Sector Moves to Domesticate SDGspublic institutions, private sector and non-governmental organisations. It was
Justice Sector Moves to Domesticate SDGs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
public institutions, private sector and non-governmental organisations. It was organised by the Ministry of Justice and the United Nations Development Programme. Lamin Manneh, the UN resident coordinator, hailed the Government for having started... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PPPs Key to Our Desired Infrastructure DevelopmentThere are five co-organisers of TICAD, the Government of Japan, The African Uni
PPPs Key to Our Desired Infrastructure Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
There are five co-organisers of TICAD, the Government of Japan, The African Union Commission (AUC), The World Bank and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). TICAD has always emphasised the importance of 'ownership' and 'partnership'. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Snow leopards' return brings hope to remote Afghan region30 kilometres (18 miles) to the south, and the nearby borders with Tajikistan,
Snow leopards' return brings hope to remote Afghan region
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
30 kilometres (18 miles) to the south, and the nearby borders with Tajikistan, Pakistan and China are usually closed. The United Nations Development Programme funds and oversees all the WCS activities in the Wakhan, and will provide three million... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Snow leopards' return brings hope to remote Afghan region30 kilometres (18 miles) to the south, and the nearby borders with Tajikistan,
Snow leopards' return brings hope to remote Afghan region
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
30 kilometres (18 miles) to the south, and the nearby borders with Tajikistan, Pakistan and China are usually closed. The United Nations Development Programme funds and oversees all the WCS activities in the Wakhan, and will provide three million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diplomatic Effort to Drain the Swamp of Terrorismof the Somali state, turned increasingly radicalised and violent. Currently, S
Diplomatic Effort to Drain the Swamp of Terrorism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
of the Somali state, turned increasingly radicalised and violent. Currently, South Sudan falls under the category that the United Nations Development Programme describes as countries at risk (including Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania) as opposed to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
PepsiCo India aims to bring rural workforce in FMCGalready underway," she said. Rajendra said under the Impact 10K programme, the
PepsiCo India aims to bring rural workforce in FMCG
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
already underway," she said. Rajendra said under the Impact 10K programme, the company will work in a consortium with the United Nations Development Programme, alongwith bottling partners Varun Beverage, Nestle and Airtel, to help build the talent... Read more
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New Kerala
PepsiCo India aims to bring rural workforce in FMCG - newkerala.com #117101already underway," she said. Rajendra said under the Impact 10K programme, the
PepsiCo India aims to bring rural workforce in FMCG - newkerala.com #117101
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
already underway," she said. Rajendra said under the Impact 10K programme, the company will work in a consortium with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), alongwith bottling partners Varun Beverage, Nestle and Airtel, to help build the... Read more
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Mashable
Jane Goodall, Memory Banda and Ingrid Nilsen join Social Good Summit 2016 lineupSpecial Envoy to the United Nations Secretary-General for Road Safety Michelle
Jane Goodall, Memory Banda and Ingrid Nilsen join Social Good Summit 2016 lineup
Mashable / Posted 19 days ago
Special Envoy to the United Nations Secretary-General for Road Safety Michelle Yeoh, Actress, Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme Lili Zyszkowski, Inventor of PillMinder The Social Good Summit, which is scheduled to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Launches Operating Procedure to End Corruption At PortsUnit on Governance and Anti-corruption Reforms (TUGAR), and the Bureau of Publi
Govt Launches Operating Procedure to End Corruption At Ports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Unit on Governance and Anti-corruption Reforms (TUGAR), and the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP), with the support of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) carried out a Corrupt Risk Assessment (CRA) at the six ports in Nigeria such as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intl Cooperation Minister Emphasizes Importance of Foreign Aid Data in Planningaid information system, monitoring and evaluation in the Sudan between the Mini
Intl Cooperation Minister Emphasizes Importance of Foreign Aid Data in Planning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
aid information system, monitoring and evaluation in the Sudan between the Ministry of International Cooperation and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Tuesday at Corinthia Hotel, to his ministry's efforts in designing a... Read more
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