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dna
PMO counters criticism on 'rehashed' schemes under Modi governmentwill be imbued with the not only capacity, but the incentive to adopt these app
PMO counters criticism on 'rehashed' schemes under Modi government
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
will be imbued with the not only capacity, but the incentive to adopt these approaches and that is a big challenge," he added.Besides Mishra, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Co-ordinator Yuri Afansiev also addressed the ses... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'330,000 IDPs Face Epidemic in North-East'and development partners to move fast and save the situation. The assessment r
'330,000 IDPs Face Epidemic in North-East'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
and development partners to move fast and save the situation. The assessment report by OXFAM was done on behalf of the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP. The report covered four states of Adamawa, Borno, Gombe and Yobe. Fagbemi said:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We'll Boost Power Generation From Coalin Bwari area Council of the FCT. The training was organised by the Energy Com
We'll Boost Power Generation From Coal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
in Bwari area Council of the FCT. The training was organised by the Energy Commission of Nigeria, ECN, and the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, in collaboration with the Social Development Secretariat, Federal Capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Creation of EACC Away From Presidency is Its Achilles HeelIntegrated Community Education and Development Association, ActionNow Kenya, th
Creation of EACC Away From Presidency is Its Achilles Heel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Integrated Community Education and Development Association, ActionNow Kenya, the Kenya Legal and Ethical Issues Network. It is an initiative of the United Nations Development Programme to engage with civil society groups in t... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Powerful women inspire CaseySt Hilda’s Collegiate School pupil Casey Brown got to spend some time with form
Powerful women inspire Casey
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
St Hilda’s Collegiate School pupil Casey Brown got to spend some time with former New Zealand prime minister and United Nations Development Programme administrator Helen Clark during a conference in Copenhagen last week. Photo supplied. The St... Read more
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iol.co.za
The myth of Africa’s growing middle classclasses. The leading proponents were the Organisation of Economic Co-operation
The myth of Africa’s growing middle class
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classes. The leading proponents were the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) followed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The OECD’s view is evident in its Global Development Perspectives 2012 report... Read more
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Sun Star
Workers urged to become multi-skilledterms of investing and reviewing and developing new curriculum in line with the
Workers urged to become multi-skilled
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
terms of investing and reviewing and developing new curriculum in line with the industry demands," said the official. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) recently announced that at least 20 jobs are expected to be obsolete in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 National Human Development Report Almost ReadyMinistry of Macro-Economic Planning with guidance from the Office of the Presid
2016 National Human Development Report Almost Ready
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ministry of Macro-Economic Planning with guidance from the Office of the President and Cabinet and the support of the United Nations Development Programme will take the lead in producing the Zimbabwe Human Development Report 2016.Government is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Urbanisation Key to Economic Growthif governments take bold policy action," said Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, the director
Urbanisation Key to Economic Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
if governments take bold policy action," said Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, the director of the Regional Bureau for Africa at the United Nations Development Programme. According to the report, seizing this urbanisation dividend requires bold policy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BOI Commissions 24KW Off-Grid Solar Power in KadunaLimited, was the last of the sixth pilot programmes executed by the development
BOI Commissions 24KW Off-Grid Solar Power in Kaduna
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Limited, was the last of the sixth pilot programmes executed by the development finance institution in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme(UNDP). Apart from Charwa/Chakun, other communities where the solar systems have been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helen Clark, former New Zealand PM, in race for UN Secretary Generalconference at the Radisson Blu in Dakar. Helen Clark has served as Prime Minis
Helen Clark, former New Zealand PM, in race for UN Secretary General
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
conference at the Radisson Blu in Dakar. Helen Clark has served as Prime Minister of New Zealand and Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme. Her support for putting into practice the ideals of the United Nations Charter is the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Envoys Condemn Violence at Demos, Call for Immediate Talkselectoral processes ahead of the mass voter registration exercise. The EU has
Envoys Condemn Violence at Demos, Call for Immediate Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
electoral processes ahead of the mass voter registration exercise. The EU has previously channelled its funds through the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) which runs the Support to Electoral Reforms and Processes in Kenya programme and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Aid spending tripled in last 10 years - UNrelief as we did 10 years ago and it is still not enough. Every appeal is under
Aid spending tripled in last 10 years - UN
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
relief as we did 10 years ago and it is still not enough. Every appeal is under-subscribed,” said Helen Clark, head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). “That tells you something is fundamentally wrong. And that is why the funders... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sunape Community Embraces Cooperative for Developmentcould lead to the death of one of them or both. The entire village is served b
Sunape Community Embraces Cooperative for Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
could lead to the death of one of them or both. The entire village is served by one solar powered borehole mounted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN). The natives said to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Ruhondo Islanders Say Life Has Changed for the Betterthrough a project "Supporting Ecosystem Rehabilitation and Protection for Pro-p
Former Ruhondo Islanders Say Life Has Changed for the Better
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
through a project "Supporting Ecosystem Rehabilitation and Protection for Pro-poor Green Growth (SERPG)", funded by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Vulnerable Ecosystem Recovery Programme (VERP). The projects are run under... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Africa’s rising middle class: time to sort out fact from fictionOPINION: Africa day,African economies,United Nations Development Programme H
Africa’s rising middle class: time to sort out fact from fiction
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
OPINION: Africa day,African economies,United Nations Development Programme Henning Melber says the celebrated growth of the African middle class is questionable. This article first... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nationscritical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nations
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
critical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of "embittered peers and subordinates" at the United Nations Development Programme, which she has headed for the last seven years. The claims against her included that... Read more
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WA Today
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nationscritical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nations
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
critical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of "embittered peers and subordinates" at the United Nations Development Programme, which she has headed for the last seven years. The claims against her included that... Read more
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The Age
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nationscritical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nations
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
critical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of "embittered peers and subordinates" at the United Nations Development Programme, which she has headed for the last seven years. UN Development Program head Helen... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nationscritical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
critical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of "embittered peers and subordinates" at the United Nations Development Programme, which she has headed for the last seven years. UN Development Program head Helen... Read more
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Canberra Times
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nationscritical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of
Helen Clark's office denies she left trail of 'embittered peers and subordinates' at United Nations
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
critical of Clark, Foreign Policy's Colum Lynch said Clark had left a trail of "embittered peers and subordinates" at the United Nations Development Programme, which she has headed for the last seven years. The claims against her included that... Read more
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EuroNews
World Humanitarian Summit calls for shift of emphasis from response to prevention of refugee crisisand migrants and how to deal with them and therefore we had large flows through
World Humanitarian Summit calls for shift of emphasis from response to prevention of refugee crisis
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
and migrants and how to deal with them and therefore we had large flows through Serbia,” Irena Vojackova, Head of the United Nations Development Programme in Serbia told Euronews. One of the world’s top humanitarian organisations Medicins... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN, Turkey disappointed G7 leaders skipped humanitarian conferencemembers to withhold their veto power on measures addressing mass atrocities, a
UN, Turkey disappointed G7 leaders skipped humanitarian conference
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
members to withhold their veto power on measures addressing mass atrocities, a step welcomed by Helen Clark, head of the United Nations Development Programme and a candidate to succeed Ban when his term expires at the end of this year. The U.N.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Highlights of Day 1 At the AfDB Annual Meetingsreport released by the AfDB, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Dev
Highlights of Day 1 At the AfDB Annual Meetings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
report released by the AfDB, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Development Centre and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), says while urbanisation has potential to transform African societies, lack of... Read more
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Unicef
Commitment to Action: Moving from delivering aid to ending needof the United Nations Margaret Chan, Director-General, World Health Organizati
Commitment to Action: Moving from delivering aid to ending need
Unicef / Posted 3 days ago
of the United Nations Margaret Chan, Director-General, World Health Organization Helen Clark, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director, World Food Programme Filippo Grandi, United... Read more
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Daily News
Canada, UNDP, FAO to support Northern Dairy, Agri sectorsCanadian High Commissioner, Shelley Whiting, and United Nations Development Pro
Canada, UNDP, FAO to support Northern Dairy, Agri sectors
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Canadian High Commissioner, Shelley Whiting, and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sri Lanka Resident Representative, Peter Batchelor recently concluded a two day mission to the Northern Province of Sri Lanka during which four communities... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Net Financial Inflows to Africa Decline 1,8 Percentfor Africa's structural transformation," said Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, the Director
Net Financial Inflows to Africa Decline 1,8 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
for Africa's structural transformation," said Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, the Director of the Regional Bureau for Africa at the United Nations Development Programme. "We need to invest in building economic opportunities, especially those of women of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Launch of the African Economic Outlook 2016The African Development Bank (AfDB), the OECD Development Centre and the United
Launch of the African Economic Outlook 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The African Development Bank (AfDB), the OECD Development Centre and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will release their joint African Economic Outlook 2016. This yearly report contains country notes with projections and analysis on... Read more
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The Economic Times
Conservation and development can co-exist: Prakash Javadekartremendous pressures on our natural resources and the country needs a comprehen
Conservation and development can co-exist: Prakash Javadekar
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
tremendous pressures on our natural resources and the country needs a comprehensive policy to tackle these challenges. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - Indian Representative Yuri Afanasiev also spoke on the occasion. Other... Read more
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New Kerala
Conservation and development can co-exist: Javadekar - newkerala.com #67480tremendous pressures on our natural resources and the country needs a comprehen
Conservation and development can co-exist: Javadekar - newkerala.com #67480
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
tremendous pressures on our natural resources and the country needs a comprehensive policy to tackle these challenges. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - India Representative Yuri Afanasiev also spoke on the occasion. Other speakers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Technology Launched to Control Charcoal BurningKampala — The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development and the United Nations
New Technology Launched to Control Charcoal Burning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kampala — The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development and the United Nations Development Programme, has introduced new charcoal burning technologies to protect environment. "Over 90 per cent of the population depends on biomass for energy but the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Building a better future for Syrians in Turkeyhelp recruit another 20,000.Much more needed The European Union, the governmen
Building a better future for Syrians in Turkey
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
help recruit another 20,000.Much more needed The European Union, the governments of the United States and Kuwait, the United Nations Development Programme and others are trying to do that. They've established training programmes to help... Read more
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The Economic Times
International Solar Alliance gathers steam, summit in New Delhi next yearsynergies with agencies already engaged in promoting solar power, the ISA in Ap
International Solar Alliance gathers steam, summit in New Delhi next year
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
synergies with agencies already engaged in promoting solar power, the ISA in April also entered into a partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). It will supplement UNDP's existing programmes on solar energy , putting in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Named Top Tourist DestinationUganda was represented at the event by officials of Uganda Tourism Board and Ug
Uganda Named Top Tourist Destination
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Uganda was represented at the event by officials of Uganda Tourism Board and Uganda embassy in Beijing. According to United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), by 2023, the Master Plan forecasts an increase in foreign receipts to more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Project to Detect Lightningand people can be warned to minimize risk. This is why the Uganda National Met
New Project to Detect Lightning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
and people can be warned to minimize risk. This is why the Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have joined hands to strengthen climate information and early-warning systems.... Read more
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Rappler
Investing in biodiversity is investing in our futurederived from genetic resources accounts for between US$75billion and US$150bill
Investing in biodiversity is investing in our future
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
derived from genetic resources accounts for between US$75billion and US$150billion. A study commissioned by the United Nations Development Programme found that the net present sustainable bioprospecting value of Philippines’ forests is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How NDDC Solar-Powered Water Partnership Boosts Life, Jobs in Niger Deltawater project executed by the NDDC. Yet, 40 years after Emotiti had to contend
How NDDC Solar-Powered Water Partnership Boosts Life, Jobs in Niger Delta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
water project executed by the NDDC. Yet, 40 years after Emotiti had to contend with such experience as a child, the United Nations Development Programme in its Human Development Report, published in 2006, stated that in rural Sub-Saharan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Opens Up Migration Floodgatesand sustainable development as well. As part of its work to find a solution to
Climate Change Opens Up Migration Floodgates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and sustainable development as well. As part of its work to find a solution to climate change-induced migration, the United Nations Development Programme recently launched the National Climate Change Response Strategy to support initiatives... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lives At Risk As Young Mothers Left Invisible, Fears Plan International Headto Britain to work for Plan International from the United Nations Population Fu
Lives At Risk As Young Mothers Left Invisible, Fears Plan International Head
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to Britain to work for Plan International from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). She has also worked with the United Nations Development Programme and led the Danish government's humanitarian and civil society affairs work. As the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National HDR 2016 Highlights Insecurity Threats to Human Devt in Nigeriahuman security parameters pose serious threats to human development in Nigeria.
National HDR 2016 Highlights Insecurity Threats to Human Devt in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
human security parameters pose serious threats to human development in Nigeria. This disclosure was buttressed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Nigeria Resident Representative, Ms. Fatma Samoura, at the launch of the Report... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
224 Billion/ - for Climate Change Combat Driveto Tanzania to help fight climate change are Green Climate Change Fund, Adaptat
224 Billion/ - for Climate Change Combat Drive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to Tanzania to help fight climate change are Green Climate Change Fund, Adaptation Fund, Least Developed Countries Fund and United Nations Development Programme. The deputy minister said that 7bn/- was received directly by the office of the... Read more
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The Hindu
Social Progress Index: A work in progressinfrastructure. HDI, devised and launched in 1990 by Pakistani economist Mahbu
Social Progress Index: A work in progress
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
infrastructure. HDI, devised and launched in 1990 by Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq, is computed and published by the United Nations Development Programme and overcomes most of the shortcomings of the Gini coefficient and GNH. After this,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chalinze Grapples With Water Shortage As Project Nears EndAfrican countries are the most affected and this hinders development that could
Chalinze Grapples With Water Shortage As Project Nears End
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
African countries are the most affected and this hinders development that could be achieved if water was available. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in its annual Human Development report, says that than 1.1 billion people do not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rescued From Jaws of Child Marriagefrom the Democracy Consolidation Programme (DCP). The government developed and
Rescued From Jaws of Child Marriage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
from the Democracy Consolidation Programme (DCP). The government developed and implemented the DCP with funding from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) after the country embraced political pluralism. DCP aims to create an empowered... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson - Building and Household Energy Efficiency Campaignof Public Works. In addition I wish to express the government's appreciation fo
Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson - Building and Household Energy Efficiency Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of Public Works. In addition I wish to express the government's appreciation for our value adding partnerships with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) as supported by the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) who are working with us... Read more
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Business Standard India
New review panel for FRBM lawof National Institute of Public Finance and Policy since 2013, Roy has served a
New review panel for FRBM law
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
of National Institute of Public Finance and Policy since 2013, Roy has served as economic advisor to the 13th Finance Commission and was member of the Seventh Pay Commission. He worked in the United Nations Development Programme before joining... Read more
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Daily News
PM to address UNDP Summit hereaddress Sri Lanka’s first National Summit on Foresight and Innovation for Susta
PM to address UNDP Summit here
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
address Sri Lanka’s first National Summit on Foresight and Innovation for Sustainable Human Development organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs. The Prime Minister... Read more
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Daily News
Let’s face the music!adding that a lot of functions take place during Friday and Saturday evenings.
Let’s face the music!
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
adding that a lot of functions take place during Friday and Saturday evenings. Starting his diplomatic career at the United Nations Development Programme, Gaustadsæther’s first stop was Malawi. Sambia, Mozambique and Uganda soon followed. He... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lives at risk as young mothers left invisible, fears Plan International headto Britain to work for Plan International from the United Nations Population Fu
Lives at risk as young mothers left invisible, fears Plan International head
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
to Britain to work for Plan International from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). She has also worked with the United Nations Development Programme and led the Danish government's humanitarian and civil society affairs work. As the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Why the lack of tolerance: Zahidto only 95.7 per cent in 2010. "This rate is higher than the universal enrolme
Why the lack of tolerance: Zahid
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
to only 95.7 per cent in 2010. "This rate is higher than the universal enrolment rate of 91 per cent as reported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 2015. This is an early achievement in our mission to raise the prestige and... Read more
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