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MAL Trains Chale And Uzamba Farmers On Cocoa Grafting For Better Production

Published: Sun 1 Aug 2021 07:04 PM
Trainings on cocoa grafting was conducted for Chale and Uzamba Participatory Action Research (PAR) farmers in the Western Province. The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) through its Research Department conducted the field trainings recently at Chale ... Read more...

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Published: Sun 1 Aug 2021 04:44 PM
On July 27, Ogoni Peoples launched a blockade in the East-West Road in Eleme, Rivers State, Nigeria to protest the long time neglect of the road and to demand for its swift reconstruction. Hundreds of Ogoni from different communities gather in a peaceful ... Read more...

Fiji Airports Secures Financing Facility Through ANZ Fiji & Australian Infrastructure Financing Facility For The Pacific

Published: Sun 1 Aug 2021 04:41 PM
Fiji Airports has secured a multimillion-dollar finance facility through ANZ in partnership with the AIFFP. "The pandemic's toll on tourism and aviation has set back years of economic progress across the Pacific. With the support of Australia ... Read more...

Statement By Patricia Espinosa On National Climate Plans Submitted By 31 July

Published: Sun 1 Aug 2021 05:10 AM
UN Climate Change News , 31 July 2021 – Against the backdrop of extreme weather emergencies throughout the world, yesterday was an important day in our collective effort against climate change. It marked the cut-off date for the submission of new ... Read more...

#SiegeTheSummit: Thousands Echo Calls Of Rural Peoples To End Neoliberal Food Systems

Published: Sun 1 Aug 2021 05:09 AM
As part of the Global People’s Summit (GPS) on Food Systems , thousands of people across the globe participated in online and on-the-ground protest actions against the recently concluded United Nations Food Systems Pre-Summit. The GPS is a counter-summit ... Read more...

#SiegeTheSummit: Thousands Echo Calls Of Rural Peoples To End Neoliberal Food Systems

Published: Sat 31 Jul 2021 04:33 PM
Rome, Italy—Asian migrant agricultural workers, Italian labor groups, and other CSOs held a protest action in front of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) headquarters last July 25, a day before the official start of the UN Food Systems ... Read more...

Vaccine Monopolies Make Cost Of Vaccinating The World Against Covid At Least Five Times More Expensive Than It Could Be

Published: Sat 31 Jul 2021 04:29 PM
The cost of vaccinating the world against COVID-19 could be at least five times cheaper if pharmaceutical companies weren’t profiteering from their monopolies on COVID-19 vaccines, campaigners from the People’s Vaccine Alliance said today. ... Read more...

Conflict, COVID, Climate Crisis, Likely To Fuel Acute Food Insecurity In 23 ‘Hunger Hotspots’

Published: Sat 31 Jul 2021 04:20 PM
Life-saving aid to families on the brink of famine is being cut off in several countries by fighting and blockades, the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and World Food Programme (WFP) said in a new report issued on Friday. Of grave concern are ... Read more...

Afghanistan: Attack On UN Mission Draws Global Condemnation

Published: Sat 31 Jul 2021 04:14 PM
The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) strongly condemned an attack in its main compound in the western Afghan province of Herat on Friday that left an Afghan police guard dead and other officers injured. So-called “anti-Government ... Read more...

Dutch Official At Euro-Med’s Webinar: 'Our Aim In Libya Is Peace. Sanctions Could Work'

Published: Sat 31 Jul 2021 04:13 PM
The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor hosted a topical webinar on transitional justice and impunity in Libya that brought together a group of international experts from leading civil society organizations and the public sector. The expert panel, ... Read more...
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