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Panama's rural poor to benefit from UN-backed development project
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Tuesday, 15 July 2008
Panama's rural poor to benefit from UN-backed development project
A new project backed by the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) aims to improve the lives of some 10,000 men and women in rural Panama - the majority of them small farmers, landless labourers, unemployed youth and female heads of household.Read Full Article ...
 
New UN report spotlights economic progress in world's most vulnerable nations
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Friday, 11 July 2008
New UN report spotlights economic progress in world's most vulnerable nations
Although least developed countries as a group had registered impressive economic growth over the past 30 years, the number of poor continued to rise, according...
 
Migiro outlines how UN can better assist countries meet development goals
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Friday, 11 July 2008
Migiro outlines how UN can better assist countries meet development goals
The United Nations can best assist countries reach their development goals by focusing on national priorities, continually improving its programmes and ensurin...
 
UN group makes recommendations on access to financial services for the poor
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Wednesday, 09 July 2008
UN group makes recommendations on access to financial services for the poor
A panel of United Nations finance experts has issued a set of recommendations on how governments, regulators, development partners and the private sector can e...
 
Young people present proposals to G-8 leaders with UNICEF's help
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Young people present proposals to G-8 leaders with UNICEF's help
Young people holding their own parallel summit to the current Group of Eight (G-8) meeting in Japan today presented their proposals for global development to t...
 
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