United Nations Initiatives
What Matters Most While Opting for Smart Farming Technology   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: Entrepreneur - Let us make that even more interesting with this little fact — figures from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations suggest that total farmland increased by 12.4 million acres (i.e. 5 million hectares)...
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Eyes In The Sky: 5 Ways Drones Will Change Agriculture   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: Medium - editor of a new report on drones and farming by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the International Telecommunication Union. Estimates suggest the agricultural market ...
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County staff proposes 2050 ‘net zero’ climate goal   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: cvilletomorrow.org - according to the landmark report released in the fall by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Albemarle County staff members are proposing that the county set its sights on the same “net zero” goal. They...
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Qatar- Month-long vocational health and safety events from April 2   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: MENAFN - Doha: The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour, and Social Affairs and the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) in cooperation with International Labour Organization (ILO) will organise ...
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Vietnamese Authorities Control Spread of African Swine Fever with the Use of Nuclear-derived Techniques   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: iaea.org - The research team has been using training and equipment obtained through IAEA support, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), to rapidly diagnose diseases like ASF with...
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Why are video games better at recognising the dangers of climate change than politicians'   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: GamesRadar+ - Last year, The United Nations published a report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, and it painted a dire picture of the earth’s future. If world leaders don’t make drastic reductions to their...
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Music to our ears: 6 hot stars using their voices to inspire   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: us.hola.com - And in 2010, the United Nations agency International Labour Organization awarded her a medal in recognition of being a “true ambassador for children and young people, for a quality education ...
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Finally, there will be an objective Federal Climate Commission   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: The Times of Northwest Indiana - As the name implies, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is a political — not scientific — organization, and that’s been true from its inception. In fact, the panel was...
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Address uncertainty and fear of the future of work   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: ILO - Amongst them the happy coincidence of the Centenary of the International Labour Organization and the Centenary of President Mandela. I think that that’s a happy coincidence, is in itself both inspiration, called us for to...
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Study Highlights Need for Free Movement of Labour in East Africa   
(Thursday - March 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: BusinessGhana - In 2010, the International Labour Organization (ILO) estimated that there were about 19.3 million migrants in Africa, of which 8.4 million were classified as migrant workers. In 2015, the estimated population of the EAC, which...
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