Jim Yong Kim said the development lender would focus on 10 countries -- including India, China, Bangladesh and the Democratic Republic of Congo -- that are home to 80% of the world's extreme poor. These residents live on less than $1.25 a day. The ... Business World, 2 weeks ago
Governments at all levels have been asked to henceforth reframe climate change issues and seek new kinds of solutions to help affected communities and people deal with negative effects of global warming that exceed their capacities, within the ...Nigeria Daily Independent, 4 days ago
Posted by Equitymaster During the week gone by, global markets stood quite buoyant. The buoyancy in markets was boosted by the rise in world stocks on positive China remarks. The moderate sluggishness in US markets was primarily due to the harsh weather. The ...Equitymaster.com, 2 weeks ago
Two of the most destructive natural disasters in the past decade happened in South-East Asia. The worst was the Indonesian tsunami in 2005 that killed in one fell swoop an estimated 170,000 people in the country and up to 250,000 more in the rest ...SciDev.net, 3 weeks ago
Another year has passed and still no invitation to the World Economic Forum in Davos for me. So Bill and Melinda Gates couldn't tell me what they are thinking in person. Instead, I resorted to their 2014 letter, in which they address 'development ...4 Traders, 1 month ago
- Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada Senator Claude Carignan, speaking on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, and accompanied by Denis Coderre, Mayor of ...4 Traders, 1 month ago
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