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AllAfrica.com
About 10,000 Delegates Expected for Ticad Meetingthe Executive Director of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime and Director-General
About 10,000 Delegates Expected for Ticad Meeting
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the Executive Director of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime and Director-General of the UN Office in Vienna, Ms Helen Clark, United Nations Development Programme Administrator and Mr Maged Abdelaziz, the Under-Secretary-General and Special Adviser on... Read more
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Buhari for African Development Conference in Kenyayesterday that the summit was being co-organised by Japan, the United Nations O
Buhari for African Development Conference in Kenya
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yesterday that the summit was being co-organised by Japan, the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa, the United Nations Development Programme, the African Union and the World Bank. He said the conference would focus on promoting... Read more
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Buhari Jets Out to Kenya, Saturday for Tokyo Int'l Conferencethat the summit was being organised by the Government of Japan, United Nations
Buhari Jets Out to Kenya, Saturday for Tokyo Int'l Conference
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that the summit was being organised by the Government of Japan, United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa, United Nations Development Programme, African Union and the World Bank. According to it, the summit will focus on promoting... Read more
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Buhari to Attend African Development Conference in Kenyasummit, co-organised by the Government of Japan, the United Nations Office of t
Buhari to Attend African Development Conference in Kenya
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summit, co-organised by the Government of Japan, the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa, the United Nations Development Programme, the African Union and the World Bank, will focus on promoting structural economic... Read more
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Siddharth Chatterjee appointed to lead United Nations in KenyaUN Resident Coordinator in Kenya, where he will head 25 UN agencies, as well as
Siddharth Chatterjee appointed to lead United Nations in Kenya
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UN Resident Coordinator in Kenya, where he will head 25 UN agencies, as well as serve as the Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Prior to his appointment Chatterjee, was the United Nations Population Fund... Read more
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BBC News
Nepal to investigate civil war crimesbut the law has not yet been amended. D. Christopher Decker, project manager o
Nepal to investigate civil war crimes
BBC News / Posted 10 hours ago
but the law has not yet been amended. D. Christopher Decker, project manager of the Transitional Justice Project of the United Nations Development Programme in Nepal, says the UN will not be able to provide support until the government takes... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zim runs out of water as wells dry updrought which hit Zimbabwe over the last rainy season has left up to 4.5 millio
Zim runs out of water as wells dry up
New Zimbabwe / Posted 13 hours ago
drought which hit Zimbabwe over the last rainy season has left up to 4.5 million people food insecure, according to the United Nations Development Programme. According to a report by the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, the El Niño... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parched Zimbabwe Faces Dire Water Shortages As New Dry Season Nearsdrought which hit Zimbabwe over the last rainy season has left up to 4.5 millio
Parched Zimbabwe Faces Dire Water Shortages As New Dry Season Nears
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drought which hit Zimbabwe over the last rainy season has left up to 4.5 million people food insecure, according to the United Nations Development Programme. According to a report by the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, the El Niño... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Private Sector Okays Workplace Gender Equality Programmeto adopt the Gender Equality Seal Certification Programme for Public and Privat
Private Sector Okays Workplace Gender Equality Programme
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to adopt the Gender Equality Seal Certification Programme for Public and Private Enterprises - a model pioneered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), to help organisations create more equitable conditions for men and women at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As MCP Gains Momentum for Mchinji West By-Election, Govt Withdraws Funding2014. During a Mec meeting on January 19 2016, development partners, notably B
As MCP Gains Momentum for Mchinji West By-Election, Govt Withdraws Funding
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2014. During a Mec meeting on January 19 2016, development partners, notably Britain, United States of America and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), rejected MEC's explanation on expenditure and suspected fraud as well as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Govt Frustrating Fishing Industry?four hundred thousand people and supports more than two millions households - d
Is Govt Frustrating Fishing Industry?
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four hundred thousand people and supports more than two millions households - directly and indirectly - according to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Malawi's annual economic report by the Ministry of Finance, Development and... Read more
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Rappler
What did the UN do for PH? Disaster response, health programs, and morealso receives grants for projects related to climate change mitigation and disa
What did the UN do for PH? Disaster response, health programs, and more
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also receives grants for projects related to climate change mitigation and disaster risk reduction. For example, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), together with the Australian government, contributed P172 million ($3.9 million)... Read more
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New Kerala
Balochistan most poverty hit, says UNDP and Pakistan Govt. report - newkerala.com #108541report tabled last month by the Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform is
Balochistan most poverty hit, says UNDP and Pakistan Govt. report - newkerala.com #108541
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report tabled last month by the Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform is compiled with technical support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Pakistan and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI),... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Teaching First Aid in conflict zonesat a camp in Lebanon. Photo/supplied In 2008, the Mount-based firm won a contr
Teaching First Aid in conflict zones
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at a camp in Lebanon. Photo/supplied In 2008, the Mount-based firm won a contract to teach first aid to staff at the United Nations Development Programme in Pakistan, beating large international providers from Germany and the United States to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Economic Conference 2016 - "Feeding Africa: Towards Agro-Allied Industrialization for Inclusive Growth"— Jointly organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations
African Economic Conference 2016 - "Feeding Africa: Towards Agro-Allied Industrialization for Inclusive Growth"
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— Jointly organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the African Economic Conference (AEC) 2016 will take place in Abuja, Nigeria,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Soft power in the Middle Eastranked Oman’s healthcare system as the eighth best in world in 2000. In a repor
Soft power in the Middle East
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
ranked Oman’s healthcare system as the eighth best in world in 2000. In a report issued in November 2010, the UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) ranked Oman as number one out of 135 countries in the world in terms of human... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Iraq’s post-IS stabilisation fictionmandate, or well-designed roadmap, for ending Iraq’s lingering conflicts. Unde
Iraq’s post-IS stabilisation fiction
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
mandate, or well-designed roadmap, for ending Iraq’s lingering conflicts. Under the so-called stabilisation programme, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will take responsibility for supervising a multi-billion dollar effort to support... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legislative Agenda for Climate Changecan assist the relevant MDAs achieve their mandates. Participants at the confe
Legislative Agenda for Climate Change
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can assist the relevant MDAs achieve their mandates. Participants at the conference included lawmakers, officials of the United Nations Development Programme, Ministry of Environment, and relevant agencies. The Chairman of the House Committee on... Read more
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The Hill
As the elephant rises: Rule-of-law as tourism & investment incentive in reinvented Africaand security when considering integration in to budding markets. And lastly, t
As the elephant rises: Rule-of-law as tourism & investment incentive in reinvented Africa
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
and security when considering integration in to budding markets. And lastly, these investors take a look at facts – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) makes clear the case that a "fair and functioning legal system that conforms to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reviving Mining - a Four-Point Planfrom technical capacities within agencies managing these initiatives. These inc
Reviving Mining - a Four-Point Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
from technical capacities within agencies managing these initiatives. These include the African Development Bank, United Nations Development Programme, and the UN Economic Commission for Africa. It will also afford the minister and his... Read more
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Mashable
A new dam is threatening one of the Middle East's most biodiverse regionsValley is a high seismic activity zone, with three fault lines traversing the a
A new dam is threatening one of the Middle East's most biodiverse regions
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
Valley is a high seismic activity zone, with three fault lines traversing the axis of the proposed dam, according to a United Nations Development Programme preliminary study of the project in 2008. The presence of the faults was the study's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Environment Minister Works in Namibethat the project is estimated at over USD 17 million, funded by the European Un
Environment Minister Works in Namibe
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that the project is estimated at over USD 17 million, funded by the European Union and the United Nations, through the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). According to the minister, the Angolan counterpart so far enabled the placement... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kaliati Says Malawi Journalists Crucial in Achieving SDGssaid Malawi has capacity to achieve all SDGs, but called on all stakeholders to
Kaliati Says Malawi Journalists Crucial in Achieving SDGs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
said Malawi has capacity to achieve all SDGs, but called on all stakeholders to take part if all this is to happen. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Economics Advisor for Malawi, Alka Bhatia called on the District Information... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia Elections 2016 - ZEIC Launches Citizens Pre-Election Reportthere has been registration of foreign voters in the border areas of Zambia. Ho
Zambia Elections 2016 - ZEIC Launches Citizens Pre-Election Report
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there has been registration of foreign voters in the border areas of Zambia. However the Commission, with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), engaged an independent consultant to audit the voters roll for a clean-up.... Read more
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Calcutta News
Israel steps up campaign against international aid groups in Gazaaid organisations and UN institutions on behalf of Hamas," the agency said. Th
Israel steps up campaign against international aid groups in Gaza
Calcutta News / Posted 14 days ago
aid organisations and UN institutions on behalf of Hamas," the agency said. Then on Tuesday a contractor for the United Nations Development Programme, Waheed Al Bursh, was charged with utilising UNDP resources for Hamas, including for its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CCA President and CEO Named AAI 2016 U.S. Business LeaderChamber of Commerce of the U.S.; the Transnet Foundation, South Africa’s larges
CCA President and CEO Named AAI 2016 U.S. Business Leader
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Chamber of Commerce of the U.S.; the Transnet Foundation, South Africa’s largest foundation chaired by Bishop Tutu; and the United Nations Development Programme. He has also been honored for his leadership by Senegal and Kenya. The AAI 2016 Annual... Read more
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J Weekly
Mideast BriefsBorsh confessed to carrying out activities that aided Hamas. Borsh, from Jabal
Mideast Briefs
J Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
Borsh confessed to carrying out activities that aided Hamas. Borsh, from Jabaliya in the Gaza Strip, has worked for the United Nations Development Programme as an engineer in Gaza since 2003. His areas of responsibility include demolishing... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NGOs worry claims they are linked to Hamas will hamper their workWorld Vision's Gaza head Mohammed al-Halabi with diverting millions in aid, whi
NGOs worry claims they are linked to Hamas will hamper their work
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
World Vision's Gaza head Mohammed al-Halabi with diverting millions in aid, while on Tuesday an engineer working with the United Nations Development Programme was indicted for working with the group. For Israel, the cases demonstrate at best the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Political Will the Ultimate Challenge to Development?should be the ultimate criteria for assessing the development of a country, not
Is Political Will the Ultimate Challenge to Development?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
should be the ultimate criteria for assessing the development of a country, not economic growth alone. According to the United Nations Development Programme, HDI can be used to "question national policy choices, asking how two countries with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Farmers in Quandary Over Land TaxCommittee on Agriculture, Lands and Irrigation Development. The Southern Afric
New Farmers in Quandary Over Land Tax
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Committee on Agriculture, Lands and Irrigation Development. The Southern African Parliamentary Support Trust and the United Nations Development Programme sponsored the public hearings. Zimbabwe Commercial Farmers' Union Masvingo provincial... Read more
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New Kerala
Public spending in Pak is politically driven: UNDP chief - newkerala.com #102901Islamabad, Aug. 10 : The outgoing chief of United Nations Development Programme
Public spending in Pak is politically driven: UNDP chief - newkerala.com #102901
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Islamabad, Aug. 10 : The outgoing chief of United Nations Development Programme, Marc Andre has said the concentration of public spending in Pakistan is politically driven and only restricted to a few developed districts, which is increasing... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UN 'greatly concerned' by Hamas aid claims, vows probeconcerned" at Israeli claims that one of its staff helped Hamas fighters in Gaz
UN 'greatly concerned' by Hamas aid claims, vows probe
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
concerned" at Israeli claims that one of its staff helped Hamas fighters in Gaza and vowed an internal probe. "The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is greatly concerned by the allegation from the Israeli authorities," it said,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Israel charges second aid worker with assisting Hamasassisting Hamas. Waheed al-Bursh, 38, from the Jabaliya refugee camp in Gaza,
Israel charges second aid worker with assisting Hamas
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
assisting Hamas. Waheed al-Bursh, 38, from the Jabaliya refugee camp in Gaza, is charged with using his position with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to assist Hamas, said the Shin Bet, Israel's internal security agency. Israel... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Israel charges U.N. employee in Gaza Strip for assisting HamasPalestinian staff of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) drive an o
Israel charges U.N. employee in Gaza Strip for assisting Hamas
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
Palestinian staff of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) drive an official car in front of its headquarters in Gaza City on August 9, 2016. Israel said it had arrested and charged a United Nations employee for allegedly aiding Islamist... Read more
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The Jewish Week
2nd Gaza Humanitarian Worker Indicted For Assisting Hamasconfessed that he carried out activities that aided Hamas. Borsh, from Jabaliy
2nd Gaza Humanitarian Worker Indicted For Assisting Hamas
The Jewish Week / Posted 16 days ago
confessed that he carried out activities that aided Hamas. Borsh, from Jabaliya in the Gaza Strip, has worked for the United Nations Development Programme, or UNDP, in Gaza as an engineer since 2003. His areas of responsibility include... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AMISOM and Aid Agencies Resolve to Work Togetherneighbouring countries have begun returning home to settle in areas liberated f
AMISOM and Aid Agencies Resolve to Work Together
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
neighbouring countries have begun returning home to settle in areas liberated from Al-Shabaab militants. According to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) about 6,000 Somalis returned home last year from Dadaab camp in Kenya, under the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bank Group Participates in Ticad VIby the Government of Japan, the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on
Bank Group Participates in Ticad VI
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by the Government of Japan, the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Union Commission (AUC) and the World Bank, the event will bring together... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel says UN aid used by Hamasfunds in the Gaza Strip. Going public with the arrest in July of Wahid Abdalla
Israel says UN aid used by Hamas
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
funds in the Gaza Strip. Going public with the arrest in July of Wahid Abdallah al Bursh, a Palestinian engineer with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Israel's Shin Bet security agency said he had confessed to being recruited in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ebola Outpost Clinics Inaugurated in Amdallai, Kerr Ali Boarder Poststhe governments of The Gambia and Japan through the Japanese Ebola Project and
Ebola Outpost Clinics Inaugurated in Amdallai, Kerr Ali Boarder Posts
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the governments of The Gambia and Japan through the Japanese Ebola Project and is implemented under the coordination of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Country Office. In her inaugural speech, Dr. Fatou Lamin Faye the Basic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nala Programme Coordinator's Case Adjournedmatter to 18th August. Prosecution accused Kevin Aghedo and Joseph Furu Gomez
Nala Programme Coordinator's Case Adjourned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
matter to 18th August. Prosecution accused Kevin Aghedo and Joseph Furu Gomez of agreeing among themselves to defraud the United Nations Development Programme by issuing false invoice and obtained money from the organisation sometime in 2015 at... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Gaza aid worker charged with funneling millions to Hamashe would be able to join the organization because his father had worked for the
Gaza aid worker charged with funneling millions to Hamas
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
he would be able to join the organization because his father had worked for the United Nations and he had done work for the United Nations Development Programme, the Shin Bet said. El-Halabi used various methods of transferring World Vision money... Read more
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Mashable
Preity Zinta, Alec Baldwin and Connie Britton join the 2016 Social Good Summit lineuprole in the arts and in social and environmental issues. More recently, working
Preity Zinta, Alec Baldwin and Connie Britton join the 2016 Social Good Summit lineup
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
role in the arts and in social and environmental issues. More recently, working closely with the Equator Initiative of the United Nations Development Programme, Baldwin has become a strong advocate for the protection of forests and indigenous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Economic Outlook 2016 Launched in Nigerialinks between structural transformation and urbanisation. About the report: T
African Economic Outlook 2016 Launched in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
links between structural transformation and urbanisation. About the report: The African Economic Outlook is produced annually by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the OECD Development Centre and the United Nations Development Programme (... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU, UNDP, UNAMID Launch Darfur Dialogue Fundingpeace efforts and reconciliation through dialogue in Darfur was launched by the
EU, UNDP, UNAMID Launch Darfur Dialogue Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
peace efforts and reconciliation through dialogue in Darfur was launched by the Delegation of the European Union, the United Nations Development Programme and the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur today. The project,... Read more
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Speech By EU Ambassador At Launch of Project Supporting Dialogue in DarfurDarfur Internal Dialogue and Consultations process, which was launched in Janua
Speech By EU Ambassador At Launch of Project Supporting Dialogue in Darfur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultations process, which was launched in January 2015. This agreement is signed with the United Nations Development Programme in presence of the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultation Committee, and the Darfur... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tomas Ulicny - We Will Continue Supporting Realization of Peace and Stability in the Sudanpeace and stability in the Sudan. The ambassador was making the statement on t
Tomas Ulicny - We Will Continue Supporting Realization of Peace and Stability in the Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
peace and stability in the Sudan. The ambassador was making the statement on the occasion of signing an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme in presence of the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultation Committee, and the Darfur... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Koroma, Ifad Boss to Explore Opportunities for Joint Investments in Agricultureissues relating to improvement of agriculture in the country. Also, the IFAD P
President Koroma, Ifad Boss to Explore Opportunities for Joint Investments in Agriculture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
issues relating to improvement of agriculture in the country. Also, the IFAD President would address members of the United Nations Development Programme, staff of IFAD projects in Sierra Leone, projects beneficiaries, officials at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement By H.E. Mr. Yemane Gebremeskel, At the Conference On Eritrean Studies- to organize this important International Conference on Eritrean Studies. I al
Statement By H.E. Mr. Yemane Gebremeskel, At the Conference On Eritrean Studies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
- to organize this important International Conference on Eritrean Studies. I also wish to express our gratitude to the United Nations Development Programme for its co-sponsorship of, and invaluable support to, the whole endeavour. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP - Nigeria's Vision 2020:20 Could Prove Challenging With Current Business-As-Usual Approachworld by 2020 (Vision 2020:20) could prove challenging with the current "busine
UNDP - Nigeria's Vision 2020:20 Could Prove Challenging With Current Business-As-Usual Approach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
world by 2020 (Vision 2020:20) could prove challenging with the current "business-as-usual" approach, the Country Director, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Dr. Pa Lamin Beyai has said. Beyai stated this in his welcome remarks at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can Cash Transfers Reduce HIV Incidence in Young People?on the adherence to the treatment." Poverty is a leading factor Ludo Bok, tea
Can Cash Transfers Reduce HIV Incidence in Young People?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
on the adherence to the treatment." Poverty is a leading factor Ludo Bok, team leader development effectiveness at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), said poverty is one of the leading factors in the increase in new infections... Read more
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