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Gulf News
Dubai to host Global Goals World CupMindz and Denmark-based Eir Soccer under the patronage of the Danish Embassy in
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Mindz and Denmark-based Eir Soccer under the patronage of the Danish Embassy in Abu Dhabi, Save the Children and the United Nations Development Programme. Bollywood actor John Abraham will also be in attendance as an ambassador.The event uses... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE to host Global Goals World CupDubai on January 19, 2018, under the patronage of the Danish embassy in Abu Dha
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Dubai on January 19, 2018, under the patronage of the Danish embassy in Abu Dhabi, Save the Children International and the United Nations Development Programme. The tournament will drive awareness about the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Is a Threat to Rich and Poor AlikeDay for Disaster Reduction, we call for them to be addressed in a holistic way.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Day for Disaster Reduction, we call for them to be addressed in a holistic way. Achim Steiner is Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme www.undp.org Patricia Espinosa is Executive Secretary of UN Climate Change... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Korea to donate US$4 mln to UNDP to help rebuild IraqTEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has pledged to donate US$4 million to t
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 2 days ago
TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korea has pledged to donate US$4 million to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in order to help rebuild Iraq, the UNDP said Tuesday. The donation will be made to the UNDP's Funding Facility for... Read more
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Gulf News
Pakistan’s new climate strategy hailed as a game changerand Bangladesh to adopt the comprehensive climate change financing approach.The
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
and Bangladesh to adopt the comprehensive climate change financing approach.The Government of Pakistan together with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) released two key documents to improve how climate change can be integrated into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Comoros: Comorian Vanilla and Clove Exporters Secure Financing With ITC Helpfor vanilla and clove harvesting and export, thanks to a joint project by the I
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
for vanilla and clove harvesting and export, thanks to a joint project by the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The loans demonstrate how modest amounts can make a significant difference to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bilingualism Commission - International Personalities ReceivedPietro Lazzeri, Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation to Cameroon; - Mrs. Alleg
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Pietro Lazzeri, Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation to Cameroon; - Mrs. Allegra Baiocchi, Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); - Mr. Massima Jean Jacques, Representative of the International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TEF Ends 2017 Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneurshipbreadth of display of talent have shown that there is indeed hope". The Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
breadth of display of talent have shown that there is indeed hope". The Forum also witnessed multiple partnerships between United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Foundation, and between French bilateral development bank, Agence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TEF Forum 2017 - Push for Africapitalism to Drive Africa's Transformationthe future of Africa's development agenda will depend on its private sector. A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the future of Africa's development agenda will depend on its private sector. Addressing the gathering, Lamin Manneh, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Service Centre for Africa Director, said there is a need to change... Read more
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New Kerala
Legislation should guarantee for providing service to peoples: Vice President - newkerala news #280906in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, including the post of the Chief Secretary in
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, including the post of the Chief Secretary in Uttarakhand. He had also served at the United Nations Development Programme and was also Secretary to the Central Government. This book while providing accounts of... Read more
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New Kerala
Legislation should guarantee for providing service to peoples: Vice President - newkerala news #280907in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, including the post of the Chief Secretary in
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, including the post of the Chief Secretary in Uttarakhand. He had also served at the United Nations Development Programme and was also Secretary to the Central Government. This book while providing accounts of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Quest for Women Land Ownershipbarriers to accessing land by women were eliminated to enable the female folk f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
barriers to accessing land by women were eliminated to enable the female folk fully own the natural resource. On HIV, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has noted that women's rights to inheritance of property are a crucial factor in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elumelu Entrepreneurs Ends 2017 Gathering, Largest So FarAfrica will work and you have shown that there is indeed hope." The forum also
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Africa will work and you have shown that there is indeed hope." The forum also witnessed multiple partnerships between United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Foundation, and between French bilateral development bank, Agence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Wraps Up 2017 TEF Entrepreneurship Forum - Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneursbreadth of display of talent have shown that there is indeed hope”. The Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
breadth of display of talent have shown that there is indeed hope”. The Forum also witnessed multiple partnerships between United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Foundation, and between French bilateral development bank, Agence... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinians vow to Israel: We're not leaving Jerusalemin Israel. Yabous, along with the Arab Studies Society, has received much of i
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
in Israel. Yabous, along with the Arab Studies Society, has received much of its funding from abroad, including from the United Nations Development Programme and the EU. Despite the obstacles, Jabari and Elias say they will continue to do their... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Can India meet sustainable development goals on poverty, hunger despite sluggish economy?is an international measure of acute poverty conceptualised by the Oxford Pover
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
is an international measure of acute poverty conceptualised by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative and the United Nations Development Programme. It classifies as ‘poor’ someone facing deprivation in three or more of 10 indicators,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Employment - Experts Call for a Coordination Mechanism to Share Practicesyouth employment and maximize the impact of initiatives and programmes carried
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
youth employment and maximize the impact of initiatives and programmes carried out by development partners, such as the United Nations Development Programme, the African Development Bank, the African Union and the International Labour... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Is a Threat to the Rich and Poor AlikeDay for Disaster Reduction, we call for them to be addressed in a holistic way.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Day for Disaster Reduction, we call for them to be addressed in a holistic way. Mr Steiner is Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme. This article was co-authored by Patricia Espinosa, the Executive Secretary of UN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCD Holds Two - Day Workshop to Enhance Peaceful 2018 Elections'Civic Engagement for Peaceful Elections' was hosted at the YWCA Hall on Octobe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
'Civic Engagement for Peaceful Elections' was hosted at the YWCA Hall on October 5 and 6, 2017 and was sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) under the project titled: 'Conflict Prevention and Mitigation during the 2018... Read more
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New Kerala
Tony Elumelu Foundation to Host Largest Ever Gathering of African Entrepreneurs - newkerala news #279714Bank; Andre Hue, AFD; Stephen M. Haykin, USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger, Europea
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Bank; Andre Hue, AFD; Stephen M. Haykin, USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger, European Investment Bank; Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, United Nations Development Programme. The Foundation's long-term investment in empowering African entrepreneurs is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Climate Change A Threat to Rich & Poor AlikeDay for Disaster Reduction, we call for them to be addressed in a holistic way.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Day for Disaster Reduction, we call for them to be addressed in a holistic way.Achim Steiner is Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme www.undp.orgPatricia Espinosa is Executive Secretary of UN Climate Change... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Starting with ideasInternational Cooperation (MIIC), in partnership with the General Authority for
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
International Cooperation (MIIC), in partnership with the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), among others. It offers financial, technical, administrative, communicative,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Need to increase, diversify TPA financing — Awg Tengahconsequently to improve revenue for these protected areas,” he added. Awang Te
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
consequently to improve revenue for these protected areas,” he added. Awang Tengah highlighted this at the opening of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Forum on Innovation, Inclusiveness and Impact: Strengthening and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Awg Tengah hopes National Parks, Wildlife Department ready early next yeardepartment would be established soon”. “Hopefully, latest by early next year,”
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
department would be established soon”. “Hopefully, latest by early next year,” he told the press after officiating at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Forum on Innovation, Inclusiveness and Impact: Strengthening and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How to Transform a ContinentBank; Stephen M. Haykin of USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger of the European Invest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Bank; Stephen M. Haykin of USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger of the European Investment Bank; Abdoulaye Mar Dieye of the United Nations Development Programme. This sort of entrepreneurial approach taken by TEF is regarded, by experts, as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seychelles Embraces More Clean Energy, Announces Plans for Led Street Lights, Solar Panels At Schoolswill in the future cover health centres and old people's homes. The energy tra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
will in the future cover health centres and old people's homes. The energy trade fair -- done in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Fund (GEF) -- was showcasing the various technologies... Read more
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dna
Centre to focus on Aadhaar implementation, other key progs in UTsin the delivery of public services in the UTs. The progress tracker was develo
dna / Posted 11 days ago
in the delivery of public services in the UTs. The progress tracker was developed under a collaboration of NITI Aayog and United Nations Development Programme on Strengthening Capacity for Decentralised Planning. The NITI Aayog also organised a... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Special Needs schools better equipped for emergenciesschools across T&T. Preparing You! receives partial funding from Australian Ag
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
schools across T&T. Preparing You! receives partial funding from Australian Agency for International Development (AUSAid) which is implemented by the Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme at the United Nations Development Pr... Read more
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Mashable
Future In Focus: The 2017 Social Good Summitfor working towards the Sustainable Development Goals (or Global Goals). With a
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
for working towards the Sustainable Development Goals (or Global Goals). With a new “goalkeeper" of their own, the United Nations Development Programme officially announced the Grateful Dead's Bob Weir as their newest Goodwill... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP At 50 - World Must Step Up to Beat Poverty By 2030of leaders from government, civil society, multilaterals and the private sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
of leaders from government, civil society, multilaterals and the private sector, said Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, (UNDP) on the eve of a major Ministerial Meeting to mark the organisation's 50th... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP Supports Costa Rica's Pineapple Sector to Take Critical Steps Towards Sustainabilitycommitted to working together on rolling it out. This was part of a new approac
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
committed to working together on rolling it out. This was part of a new approach led by the Government and fostered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through the National Platform for Responsible Production and Trade of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magdy Martínez-Solimán - Statement Delivered At the Opening of the 'Expert Meeting On Gender-Based Violence and the SDGs'Government of the Republic of Korea, not only for co-hosting this important gat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Government of the Republic of Korea, not only for co-hosting this important gathering, but for their ongoing support to the United Nations Development Programme and their partnership with us to prevent and respond to gender-based violence around the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP At 50 - an Investment in UN's Key Role in DevelopmentNew York City — As it marks 50 years at the frontlines of international develop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
New York City — As it marks 50 years at the frontlines of international development, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) should be seen as an investment in the UN's critical role in helping to build a world free of poverty and inequality,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement Concerning UNDP, Business Call to Action and Bidco Africa LtdThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has received a petition from th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has received a petition from the Bugala Farmers Association in Uganda related to UNDP's association with Bidco Africa Ltd., as a result of the company's membership with the Business Call to Action... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tony Elumelu Foundation to Host Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneurs in the WorldAfrican Development Bank; Stephen M. Haykin, USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger, Eur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
African Development Bank; Stephen M. Haykin, USAID Nigeria; Heikke Reugger, European Investment Bank; Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, United Nations Development Programme. The Foundation’s long-term investment in empowering African entrepreneurs is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Publishes Pioneering Study on Gap Between Rich and Poornew study on income inequality on the continent. The study, the subject of a r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
new study on income inequality on the continent. The study, the subject of a report released by the Africa bureau of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), names the southern African nations where income inequality is worst as being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEC, UNDP Support Training of 18,000 Polling Staff Ahead of Key ElectionsMonrovia — In partnership the National Elections Commission, the United Nations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Monrovia — In partnership the National Elections Commission, the United Nations Development Programme on October 2 commenced the training of 18,000 poll workers in advance of the 10 October 2017 general elections. The training will conclude on 6th... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Proposes U.S.$104 Million Election Budgetbudget will come from. When President Robert Mugabe's government appeared to ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
budget will come from. When President Robert Mugabe's government appeared to have difficulties paying for the BVR kits, the United Nations Development Programme had offered to fund the acquisition and opened the tendering process, only for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nasa Scoffs at Poll Plans as Jubilee Gives Its Approvalsaid Nasa had already sent two information communication and technology experts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
said Nasa had already sent two information communication and technology experts to be embedded with the IEBC, while the United Nations Development Programme had volunteered experts to help in this area. Both the leading candidates are on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How to Ensure a Credible, Peaceful Presidential Vote in KenyaIEBC already has proposed significant changes to protect the integrity of the v
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
IEBC already has proposed significant changes to protect the integrity of the vote. These include requesting the United Nations Development Programme to print ballot papers and results forms, a response to concerns raised by the Odinga... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
United Nations Secretary-General Appoints Bintou Keita of Guinea As Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping OperationsRepresentative of the Secretary-General for the United Nations Integrated Offic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Representative of the Secretary-General for the United Nations Integrated Office in Burundi. She has also worked with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Canadian International Development Agency in Guinea. Born in 1958, Ms.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Immunisation in Gujarat to get a boost from PM Narendra Modi(eVIN), an online real-time vaccine logistics management system developed and i
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
(eVIN), an online real-time vaccine logistics management system developed and implemented by the Ministry of Health and the United Nations Development Programme. Indigenously developed eVIN digitises vaccine stocks and monitors the temperature of... Read more
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New Kerala
'India Playing a Leadership Role in Wildlife Management by Involving Local Communities': Dr. Harsh Vardhan - newkerala news #276200across 19 countries of Asia and Africa, India is hosting the Global Wildlife Pr
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
across 19 countries of Asia and Africa, India is hosting the Global Wildlife Programme (GWP) jointly with World Bank and United Nations Development Programme. Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Actions, Not Religion, 'Tipping Point' for African Youths Joining Violent Extremismreligious ideology, is a stronger predictor for radicalization in Africa, accor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
religious ideology, is a stronger predictor for radicalization in Africa, according to a two-year landmark study by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). A comprehensive report on the study, recently launched at the UN, highlights... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ageism holds back half of older KiwisNew Zealanders still working well into their “retirement years”. Consider, for
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
New Zealanders still working well into their “retirement years”. Consider, for example, former Prime Minister Head of the United Nations Development Programme, Helen Clark (67), Artist Dick Frizzel (74) and Childrens’ Author Joy Cowley (81).Almost... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister for Budget Speaks On Economic Exclusion, Marginalizationassistance more impactful to countries so as to ensure not to send assistance t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
assistance more impactful to countries so as to ensure not to send assistance to conflict-prone areas. Also speaking, United Nations Development Programme official Jairo Acuna Alfaro expressed joy for being a part of the workshop. He pointed... Read more
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dna
India to sign a pact for technical cooperation in police training and development with Afghanistanpartnership in October, 2011. A meeting was held between delegates of the Mini
dna / Posted 22 days ago
partnership in October, 2011. A meeting was held between delegates of the Ministry of Interior Affairs, Afghanistan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Afghanistan and officials of the Bureau of Police Research and Development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party, Opposition Reject UN Ballot Papers DealElectoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chief executive officer Ezra Chiloba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chief executive officer Ezra Chiloba said the proposal to bring on board the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to finance the cost of ballot papers was still at the discussion stage. National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Polls Agency CEO Says He Won't Resignout of the repeat poll, would still print election materials. The fresh procur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
out of the repeat poll, would still print election materials. The fresh procurement, he said, would be overseen by the United Nations Development Programme who had offered to help. It is, however, still unclear if UNDP will foot the bill for... Read more
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Scotsman
Leonardo DiCaprio donates tens of thousands to Edinburgh projectproject in Kenya’s Gazi Bay, 50km south of Mombasa, was recently named as a win
Scotsman / Posted 24 days ago
project in Kenya’s Gazi Bay, 50km south of Mombasa, was recently named as a winner of the 2017 Equator Prize by the United Nations Development Programme. Now The Revenant and Wolf of Wall Street actor has announced funding from the... Read more
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