Archives for posts with tag: EconomicGrowth

Watch Film Report: WORLD ECONOMIC GROWTH FORECASTS LOWERED AGAIN
World economic growth is once again threatened by a broad range of political & policy impasses. The spiraling
island disputes” in South China Sea & increasingly East China Sea between Japan & China are notably driving down trade, investments & economic growth in Asia.
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Watch Film Report: RISE OF CONTINENTAL GIANT – ECONOMIC GROWTH IN ASIA
This week’s IMF/World Bank Group meetings in Tokyo, Japan, highlight rise of economic growth in Asia & continent with 60% of globe’s population assuming its new leadership role & making advances in education, healthcare, infrastructure, safety nets, & better governance.
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MONEY BUZZ Blog Report: OBAMA GETS JOB VICTORY – REAL ECONOMIC GROWTH OR ELECTION CONSPIRACY? By Ambassador Mo
The job growth (around 114K) was not as great as was the drop in the unemployment rate (from 8.1% to 7.8%) released this morning (October 5, 2012) for September data. However, the new info comes at critical time to bolster President Obama’s reelection bid.
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Blog Report: EMPOWERING RURAL WOMEN & GIRLS THROUGH EDUCATION & ECONOMIC GROWTH, By Ambassador Mo
Food security, education & economic integration are part of strategy but also enhancing ability of women & girls to access public services, social protection, employment opportunities & markets, according to Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director of UN Entity for Gender Equality & the Empowerment of Women (UN Women).
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Blog Report: AGEING POPULATION: NEGATIVE FOR WORLD ECONOMIC GROWTH?? By, Ambassador Mo
The UN has issued a Report projecting impact of global ageing highlighting statistic that by 2050, there will be more people over 60 than under 15. But is global population really ageing or are we just living longer, more productive lives? The web facilitates better than ever intellectual exchange, contact with family/friends, opportunity to learn new skills, as well as offer benefit of experience & knowledge. It can also facilitate employment and career opportunities.
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Watch Film Report: FORECASTING WORLD ECONOMIC GROWTH & ADVISING ON STIMULUS VS. AUSTERITY
Forecasting world economic growth & advising on fiscal policy, the International Monetary Fund provides this film report. Stimulus vs. austerity is still the featured debate. Countries battling high public debt must combine policies that support economic growth with lasting changes in government spending & taxation, a new study by IMF concludes.
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Blog Report: Can Liberia Turn Corner & Now Aid West Africa Growing Humanitarian & Political Crisis? By Ambassador Mo
“As Liberia moves toward its tenth year of sustained peace, we can state with conviction that our country has turned the corner. We are no longer the country our citizens fled, our international partners pitied & our neighbors feared. Liberia is no longer a place of conflict, war & deprivation,” asserts Liberia’s President Johnson-Sirleaf, speaking before UN General Assembly.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/can-liberia-turn-corner-now-aid-west-africa-facing-growing-humanitarian-political-crisis/56496

Watch Film Report: First Education & Economic Growth Will Follow
UN launched its “Education First” initiative, but it might be better named “first education & economic growth will follow.” Education is critical to not only economic opportunity but societal cohesion, & girls are as critical as boys in improving prospects for family, society & nation.
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MONEY BUZZ Report: WILL ASIA-PACIFIC EXTEND AS GLOBAL ECONOMIC GROWTH ENGINE? By Ambassador Mo
Exports may decline & capital costs may rise, but Asia-Pacific will continue to be not only fastest growing region but also economic “anchor of stability.” According UN Economic & Social Commission for Asia & Pacific (ESCAP) report: Economic & Social Survey of Asia & the Pacific 2012: Pursuing shared prosperity in an era of turbulence & high commodity prices, commodity price volatility is major concern for region. –More–
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ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Blog Report: ASIA-PACIFIC NEEDS TO COMPLEMENT CLIMATE & GROWTH PRIORITIES, By Ambassador Mo
The world’s common future will be hugely affected by the choices that are made in Asia & the Pacific on a low carbon growth path,” says Ajay Chhibber, UN Assistant Secretary-General, UNDP Assistant Administrator & Regional Director for Asia & the Pacific.  “The goal is clear: reduce poverty, increase prosperity but leave a smaller carbon footprint.” –More–
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