Monthly Archives: September 2015

Speeches: The U.S. Government and the Global Goals Global Poverty Project and Better World Campaign

As prepared for delivery

Thank you, Peter [Yeo]. It’s a pleasure to be here this evening, and I’d like to extend that appreciation to those in attendance, many of whom followed the development of a the new Global Goals very closely

Central African Countries and International Partners Launch Initiative to Prevent Tree Loss, Boost Incomes in Rainforest facing Increased Deforestation

29 Sep 2015

Representatives of six African nations, the Federal Republic of Brazil and four European countries, the European Union, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the World Bank, and specialized UN agencies, announced today an unprecedented initiative to halt deforestation

PublicisLive to produce the Next Einstein Forum – Global Gatherings for The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences entrusts PublicisLive with the production of the Next Einstein Forum – Global Gatherings GENEVA, Sept. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PublicisLive, the Geneva-based events division of Publicis Groupe, has signed a long-term contract with

Public Interest Registry Appoints Dorcas Muthoni to Enset’s Board of Directors

Internet Hall of Fame Inductee to Serve Two-Year Term RESTON, Virginia, Sept. 30, 2015 / PRNewswire — Public Interest Registry — the not-for-profit manager of .org, .ngo and .ong — today announced the appointment of Dorcas Muthoni to the board

Helen Clark: Speech at the UN GA Side Event, “Towards TICAD VI: Africa’s Transformation through Industrial Development and Agenda 2063”

28 Sep 2015

I am pleased to join you for this High Level Event to kick-start substantive discussions on TICAD VI. UNDP is proud to be a founding partner of the TICAD process.

Since its inception in 1993, guided by the dual

Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce wades on

By: Tesfaye Getnet The association, that organized 32 business to business meetings in the last year, is waiting for Addis Ababa City Administration to give it 64 hectares of land to construct a modern chamber house, estimated to cost a

Addis’ largest railway station nearing completion

By: Muluken Yewondwossen Constructed by the Chinese giant, China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC), the station is the biggest in Addis and will connect all railway lines stretching across the country. The architectural style of the Lebu station, located in the

Brewing sustainability

During a press conference held at the Radisson Blu Hotel on September 8, 2015, the brewery said the Sourcing for Growth (S4G) Program, a joint venture it had started with local farmers three years ago well be proficient enough to