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States must deliver on promises made at Accra aid forum - UN official
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Friday, 05 September 2008
States must deliver on promises made at Accra aid forum - UN official
The head of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has urged countries to make good on the promises they made this week at a high-level conference in Ghana devoted to making international aid more effective.Read Full Article ...
 
UN agency wraps up Asia telecom conference looking to the future
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Friday, 05 September 2008
UN agency wraps up Asia telecom conference looking to the future
The United Nations telecommunications agency closed the door today on their annual conference, attended by government ministers from the Asia-Pacific region, f...
 
Economic slowdown in rich countries could hurt poorer States, UN reports
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Thursday, 04 September 2008
Economic slowdown in rich countries could hurt poorer States, UN reports
While developing countries' economies are forecasted to expand by 6 per cent this year, that growth could potentially be checked by the slowdown in wealthier n...
 
New UN report
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Thursday, 04 September 2008
New UN report
Trade and aid are still major barriers to achieving the anti-poverty goals that countries committed themselves to achieving by 2015, despite significant progre...
 
Action to boost aid effectiveness must be accelerated, says UN official
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Wednesday, 03 September 2008
Action to boost aid effectiveness must be accelerated, says UN official
As more than 1,000 ministers, authorities and representatives of aid agencies gather to discuss development targets, the head of the United Nations rural agric...
 
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