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Jun 2, 2017 10:00 AM ET The SDG Media Zone Partners with EARTHx to Amplify Global Discussions at the United Nations Ocean Conference iCrowdNewswire - Jun 2, 2017 - The SDG Media Zone will report from The Ocean Conference on June 5-9 at the United Nations Headquarters, welcoming editors, bloggers, high-level delegates and influencers to communicate innovations, partnerships and discussions. Billions of people depend on the oceans, seas and marine resources for life, livelihoods, trade, economic growth and prosperity. Yet. (more...)

May 31, 2017 11:20 AM ET Growing Unemployed Youth in Africa a Time Bomb, But… iCrowdNewswire - May 31, 2017 - A panel discussion on Africa-Asia partnerships featuring AFDB Group President Akinwumi Adesina, Benin President Patrice Talon, Vice President of Cote d'Ivoire Daniel Kablan Duncan and Hellen Hai of Made in Africa Initiative. Credit: Friday Phiri/IPSBy Friday PhiriAHMEDABAD, India, May 29 2017 (IPS)There are nearly 420 million young Africans between the. (more...)

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May 30, 2017 4:21 PM ET Millions of Homes in Mexico Suffer from “Energy Poverty” iCrowdNewswire - May 30, 2017 - A house with a solar panel in the municipality of Tula, in Hidalgo, a state adjacent to Mexico City. Non-conventional renewable sources are considered an instrument to combat energy poverty. Credit: Emilio Godoy/IPSBy Emilio GodoyMEXICO CITY, May 29 2017 (IPS)Energy poverty afflicts millions of homes in Mexico, with many social,. (more...)

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May 30, 2017 12:21 PM ET Time To Focus On ‘Hidden Hunger’ iCrowdNewswire - May 30, 2017 - Children, Kafue, Zambia. Credit: Brian Moonga/IPSBy Bev PostmaWASHINGTON DC, May 26 2017 (IPS)As World Hunger Day May 28 approaches, it is time for us all to redouble our efforts to reach the goal of Zero Hunger by prioritizing the battle against micronutrient deficiency. If the international community pulls together this. (more...)

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May 30, 2017 11:50 AM ET The ‘Water-Employment-Migration’ Explosive Nexus iCrowdNewswire - May 30, 2017 - By Baher Kamal     An explosive nexus in the Mediterranean: Water-Employment-Migration. Credit: Global Water Partnership ROME, May 30 2017 (IPS) - Water–everybody talks about it, warns against its growing scarcity, excessive waste, the impact of climate change, the frequent severe droughts and so on. Now, a global action network. (more...)

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May 30, 2017 11:21 AM ET Forty-Five Years Since Stockholm, Twenty-Five Years Since the Earth Summit and Five Years Since Rio+20 iCrowdNewswire - May 30, 2017 - The UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals are projected onto UN headquarters. UN Photo/Cia PakBy Felix DoddsUNITED NATIONS, May 30 2017 (IPS)Over the past five years, I have written with a number of co-authors the history of the sustainable development movement at the global level prior to the first UN Conference. (more...)

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May 30, 2017 10:45 AM ET Africa Drives Global Action Against Mercury Use iCrowdNewswire - May 30, 2017 - By Miriam Gathigah     Olubunmi Olusanya of the Federal Ministry of Environment, Nigeria is keen on phasing out mercury-added products. Credit: Miriam Gathigah/IPS NAIROBI, May 30 2017 (IPS) - With a new international treaty, an increasing number of African countries are committing to phasing out mercury, a significant health. (more...)

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May 29, 2017 6:40 PM ET Slow Growth Stalls SDGs’ Progress iCrowdNewswire - May 29, 2017 - By Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, May 25 2017 (IPS)The world will not be on track to eradicate poverty by 2030 if current growth trends continue, a UN task force found. Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, briefs journalists on the launch of the 2017 “Progress and Prospects” report of. (more...)

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May 29, 2017 5:40 PM ET Nutrition Key to Developing Africa’s “Grey Matter Infrastructure” iCrowdNewswire - May 29, 2017 - AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina adressing delegates at the nutrition event while Ambassador Kenneth Quinn, World Food Prize Foundation, listens. Credit: Friday Phiri/IPSBy Friday PhiriAHMEDABAD, India, May 24 2017 (IPS)Developing Africa’s ‘grey matter infrastructure’ through multi-sector investments in nutrition has been identified as a game changer for Africa’s sustainable development.Experts here. (more...)

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