United Nations Initiatives
NY mural of astronaut, Gandhi talks about future   
April 15, 2019
Source: India Post - The high-tech future of green jobs and the Gandhian virtue of the dignity of work meld their messages on a six-story high mural commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and the centenary of the International...
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Healing after terror: Sources of strength from the UN community   
April 15, 2019
Source: Stuff.co.nz - ... United Nations migration pact delayed further * Government will be seeking further advice before signing United Nations Global Compact on Migration * When Frank met Jacinda and Neve at the UN The Christchurch terror ...
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Items Tagged with 'Global Reporting Initiative'   
April 15, 2019
Source: Safety+Health Magazine - Amsterdam — The Global Reporting Initiative has updated its occupational health and safety reporting standard, GRI 403, in an effort to address concerns over a lack of robust management, the organization recently announced.
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Toomas Sildam: New government won't be easy for Ratas either   
April 15, 2019
Source: ERR News - and ask whether and when the new minister would present the government with a letter to the Secretary-General of the UN that would dilute the support Estonia demonstrated for the UN's Global Compact for Migration a few months ago.
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The World Bank’s legacy of environmental destruction: a case study   
April 15, 2019
Source: openDemocracy - The CIFs were intended to be a predecessor of what at the time was projected to be a much larger, $100 billion a year United Nations Green Climate Fund, which has since materialized but on a much smaller scale. The Bank was...
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ECOWAS, UNHCR collaborate on durable solutions to the Problem of Human Mixed Flows   
April 15, 2019
Source: ReliefWeb - The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), in collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner ... to the principles of Global Compact on Refugees (GCR ...
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Plastic-free passion   
April 15, 2019
Source: Vietnamnet - Southeast Asia has seen some of the fastest economic growth rates in the world recently and plastic production has boomed alongside it, while waste management is still far from needs, according to the UN Environment Program....
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Warehouse was a ‘mini-United Nations’ (letter)   
April 15, 2019
Source: LancasterOnline - There are many of us in this area who had the experience over many years, while studying at Bethany Theological Seminary on the west side of Chicago, of working part time at the main midwest Sears ...
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The Georgian researchers hoping to make wine on Mars   
April 14, 2019
Source: The Daily Telegraph - Its IX Millennium project is trying to develop techniques to grow wine grapes and bring a little legendary Georgian hospitality to the inhospitable conditions of our fellow planet. Early testing has shown that the white wine...
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One Of The Amazon Workers Behind The Push To Get Jeff Bezos To Address Climate Change Speaks Out   
April 14, 2019
Source: Gizmodo Australia on MSN.com - Those demands include drawing down carbon emissions at a rate commensurate with the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report, and that the company sever its ties with companies that accelerate the extraction of...
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