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Right to Development Still Out of Reach for Millions Trapped in Abject Poverty Worldwide, High-Level Political Forum Hears, as Ministerial Segment Continues

Despite encouraging progress, the international community had yet to account for the millions of people who still wallowed in abject poverty and for whom the right to development remained but a dream, speakers said today …

IFC And WFP Collaborate To Finance Smallholder Farmers In Rwanda And Tanzania

WASHINGTON, DC – The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) are launching smallholder farmer financing programs with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to improve food security

G20 setting “wheels in motion” for green finance: UN Environment Programme (UNEP) chief

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Cleaning solar panels. Ain Beni Mathar Integrated Combined Cycle Thermo-Solar Power Plant. Photo: Dana Smillie / World Bank

The world’s leading economies have taken “huge strides” over the past year …

G20 setting “wheels in motion” for green finance: UN Environment Programme (UNEP) chief

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Cleaning solar panels. Ain Beni Mathar Integrated Combined Cycle Thermo-Solar Power Plant. Photo: Dana Smillie / World Bank

The world’s leading economies have taken “huge strides” over the past year …

Activities of Secretary-General in Germany, 7-8 July

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Hamburg, Germany, on the morning of Friday, 7 July, from Crans-Montana, Switzerland.

The Secretary-General was in Hamburg to participate in the two-day Group of 20 (G20) Summit.  He …

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