Archive for September 22nd, 2017

Climate change requires most urgent mitigation measures, African leaders tell UN Assembly

| September 22, 2017

21 September 2017 &#150 Citing the spate of recent devastating hurricanes, African leaders – from small island States to larger landlocked countries – mounted the podium of the United Nations General Assembly today to call for urgent measures to mitigate …

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Belgium puts the humanitarian crisis in the DRC on the international agenda and allocates an additional 6 million euros in humanitarian aid

| September 22, 2017

At the initiative of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo, our country allocates an additional 6 million euros to the alarming humanitarian situation in the DRC. The Minister made this announcement last Wednesdayin New York, …

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Climate change requires most urgent mitigation measures, African leaders tell UN Assembly

| September 22, 2017

Citing the spate of recent devastating hurricanes, African leaders � from small island States to larger landlocked countries � mounted the podium of the United Nations General Assembly today to call for urgent measures to mitigate the effects of climate …

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UNDP launches study on income inequality in sub-Saharan Africa

| September 22, 2017
Sep 21, 2017

Landmark publication underscores stresses that addressing income disparities in the region will be key to reaching SDGs

New York — It is only by addressing the challenge of income inequality that African countries can achieve …

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