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North Korea has 'probably' developed nuclear devices to fit ballistic missiles, says United Nations report   
August 04, 2020
Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Several countries believe Pyongyang has successfully developed "miniaturised" nuclear devices, according to a confidential UN report.
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Explainer: What is the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change'   
August 03, 2020
Source: Channel NewsAsia Singapore - Concern over climate change is on the rise, with effects of global warming dominating headlines of late. In fact, warnings about climate change
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"Global Reporting Initiative"   
August 02, 2020
Source: El financiero - Luego de que más de 30 millones de personas perdieron su trabajo y muchas empresas han cerrado en todo el país, el presidente del banco central estadounidense advirtió que tomará tiempo para ...
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Corporate Tracker, la plataforma para medir sostenibilidad de las empresas   
August 02, 2020
Source: Caracol Radio - Andrea Pradilla, Directora del GRI Hispanoamérica Global Reporting Initiative, habló en Caracol Radio sobre SDG Corporate Tracker, la plataforma para medir el aporte del sector privado a los ODS.
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Neuer Nachhaltigkeitsbericht: Pfizer rückt Mitarbeiter*innen in den Fokus   
August 02, 2020
Source: ots.at - Dabei folgt Pfizer auch diesmal wieder den strengen Standards der Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). Der aktuelle Bericht rückt die Mitarbeiter*innen ins Rampenlicht und punktet durch eine zusätzliche interaktive,...
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Covid-19: Lack of childcare found ‘destroying’ mothers’ careers amid pandemic   
August 02, 2020
Source: Hindustan Times - Studies around the world have found women are picking up more of the extra chores and childcare during the pandemic. (Representational Image) (Unsplash) Almost three-quarters of mothers in Britain ...
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A granular look is part of the ethical investing process   
August 02, 2020
Source: The Australian Financial Review - The UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), a platform that helps institutional investors incorporate ESG, has certainly seen accelerating interest in recent years. Many larger fund ...
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The Global Environmental Apocalypse Has Been Canceled   
August 02, 2020
Source: Reason - And climate change isn't the only environmental disaster that people see looming. "We cannot hide away from human population growth," argued primatologist Jane Goodall in January. "All these [environmental] things we talk about...
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Nepal to Send New Map to India, United Nations; Here’s Why The World Body Won’t Recognise it   
August 02, 2020
Source: India.com - In June, the KP Sharma Oli government had hurriedly passed a new map showing the regions of Kalapani, Lipulekh and Limpiyadhura within Nepal's territory. The three regions lie in India's Uttarakhand province.
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The world is finally losing Its taste for meat   
August 01, 2020
Source: IOL News - Global consumption of animal proteins has been rising, apparently inexorably, for the past six decades. The coronavirus pandemic has finally changed that trajectory.
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