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Meet The 86 Innovators Working On Scaling SDG-Aligned Impact In Asia

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 09:07 PM
Congratulations to our 86 Impact Makers who have been selected to participate in our 10-week virtual Impact Collective acceleration program! When we began this project, we imagined a community with startups and experts working together to enrich ... Read more...

DOCOMO, Fujitsu & NEC Achieve World's First Carrier Aggregation Using 5G Frequency Bands

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 08:50 PM
DOCOMO, Fujitsu and NEC Achieve World's First Carrier Aggregation Using 5G Frequency Bands on Multi-Vendor Radio Access Network Will allow 4.2Gbps downlink speed for high-speed data communications TOKYO, Sept 30, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, ... Read more...

Dow Jones: Presidential Trump-Biden Debate Weighs On Coronavirus Stock Market Rally

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 08:12 PM
Presidential Debate: Trump Vs Biden The first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden took place last night. It was an acrimonious, chaotic and insulting debate. The global stock market has become more concerned about this debate and investors ... Read more...

Agriculture Team Visits SPK Farm

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 06:31 PM
A delegation comprised of senior officers from the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) Extension department in Honiara and Guadalcanal Province Agriculture Division visited SPK farm at Metapona area, North Guadalcanal on 23rd September. The joint ... Read more...

2020 Hillary Laureate Named – Christiana Figueres

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 06:08 PM
The international board of Governors and our Trustees in New Zealand are honoured and delighted to welcome in the Spring with the announcement of our 2020 Hillary Laureate, Christiana Figueres . Ms Figueres, a citizen of Costa Rica, has received ... Read more...

‘Our Political Leaders Demonstrated Their Commitment To Multilateralism,’ Says UN Assembly President

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 04:14 PM
As Historic Virtual Debate Wraps, ‘Our Political Leaders Demonstrated Their Commitment To Multilateralism,’ Says UN Assembly President For the first time in the history of the United Nations, global leaders were not able to meet in person for the General ... Read more...

UN Middle East Envoy Urges Sides To Engage ‘Before It Is Too Late’

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 04:05 PM
UNDP PAPP/Abed Zagout A mosque in Gaza is cleaned to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Israeli and Palestinian leaders, and their international partners, must urgently resume peace efforts “before it is too late”, UN Middle East envoy Nikolay Mladenov ... Read more...

Amnesty International Halts Its Work On Upholding Human Rights In India

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 02:25 PM
Responding to Amnesty International India’s bank accounts being frozen by the Enforcement Directorate, an investigative agency of the Government in India, Julie Verhaar, Acting Secretary General of Amnesty International said: Read more...

Nine Out Of 10 Kiwi Women Had A Change Of Priorities In 2020

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 08:45 AM
In a year that has forced people around the world to take stock and reevaluate, School Road Publishing, New Zealand’s newest independent magazine house, surveyed 750 Kiwi women aged between 35-74 for a major piece of research titled New Zealand ... Read more...

RSF Launches #PressFreedomPact Ahead Of November Elections

Published: Wed 30 Sep 2020 08:19 AM
As the first 2020 presidential debate opens in the United States, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has launched the “#PressFreedomPact,” a campaign challenging candidates running for office in November’s elections to publicly commit to upholding the ... Read more...
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