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Lower Energy Consumption in Cities Could Have Broad Mitigating Effects on Greenhouse Gas Emissions   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
- techtimes.com - That suggests cities in rapidly industrializing countries could offer the most potential for reducing the emissions of greenhouse gas, as noted in the most recent report from the îIntergovernmental Panel on...
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Study: Jamaica Has Higher Percentage of Female Managers Than Any Other Nation in the World   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
- Atlanta Black Star - A new study by the îInternational Labour Organizationî (ILO) has found that Jamaica has the highest proportion of women managers, globally. The study released in Geneva today also found that while...
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AFRICA: Working poor to increase by 20 percent - ILO   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
- IRIN - ADDIS ABABA , 24 April 2007 (IRIN) - The number of people working in extreme poverty in Africa would increase by 20 percent by 2015, Juan Somavia, Director-General of the îInternational Labour Organizationî...
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N Korea again denies Sony cyberattack   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- FOX Carolina - îUNITED NATIONSî (UNTV/CNN) - North Korea has publicly denied hacking Sony Pictures. Speaking on Monday to reporters at the îUnited Nationsî, North Korea's delegate denied any involvement....
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UN hosts 'last chance' Libya peace talks   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- YahooNews - Geneva (AFP) - The îUnited Nationsî gathered Libya's rival factions for talks in Geneva Wednesday, amid warnings they could be the last chance to halt intensifying fighting for the country's main cities...
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Inaugural Meeting of International Follow-Up and Support Group for the Transition in Burkina Faso   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- APO Source - They noted with satisfaction the deployment, by the îUnited Nationsî, of a technical assessment mission. They also welcomed the expressed readiness of members of the GISAT-BF to support the Transition,...
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UN envoy says Cyprus peace talks moving 'in wrong direction'   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- Yahoo News - NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) â A îUnited Nationsî envoy says deadlocked talks to reunify ethnically split Cyprus are "moving in the wrong direction" amid a dispute over rights to search for offshore gas....
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Indian economy to grow by 7% in 2016: World Bank   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- International Reporter - îUnited Nationsî: January 14, 2015 â MIL/ ZEENEWS â Helped along by falling oil prices and by lower interest rates in developed countries, India`s economy is expected to grow by...
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Topic matches for "international agreements"   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- The Daily Progress - Palestinian Ambassador to the îUnited Nationsî Riyad Mansour speaks to reporters after a meeting of Arab states at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014. Arab ambassadors on Monday endorsed...
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Indian economy likely to grow by 6.4 per cent in 2015: UN   
(Wednesday - January 14, 2015) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
- oneindia.com - îUnited Nationsî, Jan 14: Indian economy is likely to expand by 6.4 per cent this year, driving the economic growth in South Asia, according to a îUnited Nationsî report which said progress...
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