Daily Archives: October 7, 2016

Boloro And BanQu Win ‘Innovate for Refugees’ MIT Enterprise Forum Global Competition

AMMAN, Jordan, Oct. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Boloro and BanQu are pleased to announce winning the ‘Innovate for Refugees’ global competition held by MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab and sponsored …

Timely seed distributions in Ethiopia boost crop yields, strengthen communities’ resilience

Ethiopia is about to complete one of the largest and most successful seed distribution campaigns in the country's history, aimed at helping farmers to stay on their feet in the …

ETHIOPIA’S PROTESTS: RELIGIOUS LEADERS CALL FOR CALM, MORE ATTACKS ON BUSINESSES

Leaders from the Inter-religious Council of Ethiopia have appealed for calm and a national dialogue as the country amidst continuing protests and targeting of businesses in the country.

The government …

Disarmament Efforts Must Support, Not Thwart, Push for Global Social, Economic Development, Speakers Tell First Committee

For the sake of humanity and the planet, Member States must ensure that disarmament efforts supported, rather than thwarted, global economic and social development, the First Committee (Disarmament and International …

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"Vision, political skills" make Guterres the right choice: UNHCR chief

A combination of "vision, political skills and a deep sense of humanity" make Antonio Guterres the right choice to lead …

Helen Clark: Speech to the Third Ministerial Dialogue of the Vulnerable Twenty (V20) Group

It is a pleasure to welcome you to this Third Ministerial Dialogue of the Vulnerable Twenty (V20) Group of Ministers of Finance of the Climate Vulnerable Forum.

The urgent necessity …