Category: FoodSecurityFoodAid

MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: SEforALL Report Sounds Alarm on Risks Related to Lack of Access to Cooling

Source: Small Island Developing States

16 July 2018: Around the world, 1.1 billion people have insufficient access to adequate refrigeration and cooling and are therefore exposed to risks for health and food security. Another 2.3 billion people can only access …

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World: Addressing Security Council, Pacific Island President Calls Climate Change Defining Issue of Next Century, Calls for Special Representative on Issue

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8307th Meeting (AM)

The Security Council, convening today to discuss the nexus between climate change and conflicts around the globe, considered several concrete proposals to guide the 15-member organ’s efforts — or those of other United Nations …

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Addressing Security Council, Pacific Island President Calls Climate Change Defining Issue of Next Century, Calls for Special Representative on Issue

The Security Council, convening today to discuss the nexus between climate change and conflicts around the globe, considered several concrete proposals to guide the 15-member organ’s efforts — or those of other United Nations entities — on that evolving and …

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World: Building resilience through Safe Access to Fuel and Energy (SAFE)

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has a long history in implementing energy-related projects and programmes. In the 1980s and 1990s, FAO emphasized the need to ensure energy access to vulnerable populations, and implemented activities such …

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UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : Coherent, integrated policies needed to implement SDGs in North Africa (ECA)

Rabat, 26 June 2018 (ECA) - The ECA Office for North Africa is organising, on 26-27 June in Rabat a meeting on SDG (Sustainable Development Goal) implementation in North Africa.

This event is taking place with the participation of about

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Support of United Nations Agencies Key in Reforming Development System to Achieve 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Executive Boards Meeting

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the joint meeting of the Executive Boards of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS); United Nations Children’s …

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