United Nations Initiatives
EU Submits U.N. Climate Pledge; Urges U.S., China to Follow   
March 09, 2015
- Insurance Journal - The European Union on Friday submitted its formal promise on how much it will cut greenhouse gas emissions to the îUnited Nationsî ahead of climate change talks starting in November and called on...
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Solar plane takes off for flight around the world   
March 09, 2015
- The Miami Herald - Borschberg and Piccard say the flight is to make the world âconfront the Conference on Climate Change of the îUnited Nationsî, which will define the new Kyoto protocol in December 2015 in...
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NSE advocates gender equality   
March 09, 2015
- Punch - during a closing gong ceremony hosted by the îUnited Nationsî îGlobal Compactî, the Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative and Access Bank Plc. Jalo-Waziri said, âAchieving gender equality is...
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Solar-powered plane starts round-the-world journey   
March 09, 2015
- France 24 - Borschberg and Piccard say they want to push politicians, celebrities and private citizens to âconfront the Conference on Climate Change of the îUnited Nationsî, which will define the new Kyoto...
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Diversification of a Different Kind   
March 09, 2015
- CFA Institute Blogs - The portfolio managers consider whether the company has endorsed the Womenâs Empowerment Principles (a joint initiative of the îUNî îGlobal Compactî and îUNî Women)....
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UN chief urges world to stop destruction of Iraqi sites   
March 09, 2015
- Lebanon Daily Star - They may now have turned their attention to the extremely well preserved fortress city Hatra, which is more than 2,000 years old and a UNESCO world heritage site, with the îUnited Nationsî...
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Solar-powered plane takes off from Abu Dhabi for flight around the world   
March 09, 2015
- Firstpost - Borschberg and Piccard say they want to push politicians, celebrities and private citizens to "confront the Conference on Climate Change of the îUnited Nationsî, which will define the new Kyoto protocol in...
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International Women's Day: How you can reach moms across the globe   
March 09, 2015
- SheKnows - Global Moms Challenge: The îUnited Nationsî Foundation has partnered up with Johnson & Johnson to create the Global Moms Challenge, an organization that connects mothers here in the U.S. with moms all...
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Community Meeting In Support Of Ayitepa Wind Farm In Ghana   
March 09, 2015
- Modern Ghana - The developers explained that the wind farm has been designed in line with international best practice such îEquator Principlesî and IFC Performance Standards. The project completed a detailed aerial...
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Solar Powered Plane Airborne on Historic Round-the-World Trip   
March 09, 2015
- Wall Street Journal - The pilots say the flight is to make the world âconfront the Conference on Climate Change of the îUnited Nationsî, which will define the new Kyoto protocol in December 2015 in Paris.â...
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