United Nations Initiatives
The United Nations on turf, derbies in Ohio, Minnesota top weekend racing   
June 25, 2019
Source: Upi.com - June 24 (UPI) --Hunter O'Riley ended a long losing streak with a victory in the Grade I United Nations, highlighting weekend racing across North America. Owendale proved an up-and-coming force among the 3-year-olds with a win in...
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Lagos joins Financial Centre for Sustainability Network   
June 25, 2019
Source: The Sun - Tripathi, UN Assistant Secretary-General and Secretary of the UN Environment Management Group in the UN Environmental Programme, in his press release announcing the admission of Lagos into the Network, said “Lagos joining...
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Messi's $84m income highlighted by United Nations in attack on women footballers' pay   
June 25, 2019
Source: Goal - The yearly earnings of the Argentine forward have been used to emphasise the pay gap between sexes UN Women, an entity of the United Nations, has highlighted the yearly earnings of Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi as an example...
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U.S. and United Nations discuss Iran Crisis behind closed doors   
June 25, 2019
Source: KITV - The meeting came just hours after President Donald Trump signed an executive order imposing new sanctions, a response to Iran shooting down an American surveillance drone last week. The United States is also accusing Iran of...
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Africa: Don't Take African Generosity Towards Refugees for Granted, Says UN Refugee Chief   
June 25, 2019
Source: AllAfrica.com - The UN refugee chief wrapped up his briefing with ... discuss the role of the Security Council in implementing the Global Compact on Refugees - which provides guidance on how to meet the needs ...
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Opinion: How marine debris impedes coastal tourism and economic development   
June 25, 2019
Source: Devex - The tableau of turquoise waters and white sandy beaches has been driving tourist dollars to low- and middle-income countries for decades. However, a rising tide of marine debris threatens this critical driver of economic growth...
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Not enough sand for construction industry despite abundance'   
June 25, 2019
Source: Deutsche Welle - The global building boom has seen the demand for sand rise threefold in the past two decades, according to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Although precise figures are not available, there are estimates saying...
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The Government Palace of Chile Installs Power Knot LFC Biodigester to…   
June 25, 2019
Source: Virtual-Strategy - Chile’s promotion of the United Nations Environmental Programme’s education for sustainable consumption (ESC), which teaches citizens about the environmental impact of their consumer choices, represents the latest...
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United Nations Global Compact Launches Event Series to Accelerate Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals at the Local Level   
June 25, 2019
Source: CSR Wire - UNITED NATIONS, N.Y., Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - The United Nations Global Compact will next week launch a series of events to accelerate progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the national level. Organized as part of...
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The Government Palace of Chile Installs Power Knot LFC Biodigester to Sustainably Manage Waste Food   
June 25, 2019
Source: Business Insider - Chile's promotion of the United Nations Environmental Programme's education for sustainable consumption (ESC), which teaches citizens about the environmental impact of their consumer choices ...
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