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UN Gender Focus: parental leave in Norway, space for women, women's economic empowerment in Ghana

| October 12, 2017

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Director General of Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise, Kristin Skogen Lund, speaks at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: UN Women/Ryan Brown

Parental leave is smart for the economy and helps change minds

Unequal pay and …

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IGAD Enhances Trans boundary Water Governance and Cooperation among Member States

| December 15, 2016

Nairobi: The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) water resources programme today kick started a three-day inception and capacity building workshop during which a project titled “Strengthening Trans-boundary Water Governance and Cooperation in the IGAD …

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Online launch of NFB's The Grasslands Project, June 1. North West Studio explores the lives and stories of small communities across the southern Prairies.

| June 6, 2016

June 1, 2016 – Vancouver – National Film Board of Canada (NFB)

“With these films, you have found the worthy and given them their moment.”

–      Scott C. McLeod, artist, No Other Place 

Starting today, everyone can experience a taste …

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ESP PROJECTIONS AT P2.2 BILLION

| February 5, 2016

An estimated P2.2 billion is projected to be spent on the Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) during the 2016/17 financial year. Speaking during the budget review session sponsored by First National Bank of Botswana (FNBB), the secretary for economic affairs in

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P14.82 BILLION FOR DEVELOPMENT INCLUDING ESP

| February 2, 2016

P14.82 BILLION FOR DEVELOPMENT INCLUDING ESP

02/02/16

The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth Matambo, has proposed P14.82 billion as development budget for the 2016/17 financial year.
When presenting the national budget proposals in Parliament yesterday, the minister

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