United Nations Initiatives
Global Reporting Initiative presents the results after a years’ work with TASA and its suppliers   
February 28, 2019
Source: Fish Information and Services - After one years’ work, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) announced the first experiences obtained between the fishing company TASA and its suppliers within the Competitive Business Program, which enables the suppliers...
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Independent Audit Advisory Committee Holds Forty-Fifth Session at United Nations Office in Geneva, 20-22 February   
February 28, 2019
Source: UN News Centre - To assist 2.3 million people in Mali, the United Nations and its humanitarian partners today launched the 2019 Humanitarian Response Plan requesting $296 million. The situation there has deteriorated in recent years due to...
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UN Global Compact unfinished business, says justice minister   
February 28, 2019
Source: ERR News - Minister of Justice Urmas Reinsalu (Isamaa) has said on Wednesday that the next Estonian coalition should distance itself from the UN Global Compact on Migration, bringing up an unresolved question which had been seemingly put to...
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Sri Lanka notes concerns on UN multilateral system   
February 28, 2019
Source: MENAFN - Mrs. Jayasuriya also referred to the Global Compact on Migration (GCM), noting ... at the International Migration Review Panel of the UN General Assembly provided, in her view, a platform to ...
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Commentary: Acting on climate change can make difference   
February 28, 2019
Source: Shakopee Valley News - These findings are consistent with the most recent report from the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, last year’s Fourth National Climate Assessment produced by 13 U.S. agencies under President Donald Trump and...
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At 15, NPHS student looks to lead on climate   
February 27, 2019
Source: Breeze Publications - NORTH PROVIDENCE – The world has only 12 years left to act before we enter “catastrophic” climate change, according to a recent report by the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Now is the time to...
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Global Rabies Diagnostics Markets, 2019-2025 - Key Players are Bio-Rad Laboratories, Merck, Aviva Systems Biology, and Creative Diagnostics   
February 27, 2019
Source: Markets Insider - the World Health Organization (WHO), the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), the Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC), and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ...
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Turkey: Seminar focuses sensitive refugee news coverage   
February 27, 2019
Source: Yeni ?afak - Agenda setting and role of media in creating public opinion", organized as part of an EU-funded project led by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services. Faruk Bildirici,...
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To Fight Climate Change, Think Politics First and Often   
February 27, 2019
Source: blogs.ei.columbia.edu - In October, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reported that we have little more than a decade to stave off climate catastrophe. Avoiding such a fate, the panel warned, “would require rapid and...
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Arnerich Massena Becomes a Signatory of the United Nations-Supported Principles for Responsible Investment   
February 27, 2019
Source: Oregon Business - Portland-based investment firm Arnerich Massena, an independent investment advisory firm specializing in endowment & foundation, private wealth management, retirement plan consulting services, and impact investing strategies,...
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