Archives for posts with tag: PovertyReduction

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Blog Report: POSTAL SERVICE FOR MONEY BANKING AND FINANCIAL MARKETS? By Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey
The UPU Congress adopted a resolution urging states to continue developing financial services & recognizing importance of such services in reducing global poverty. During most recent financial crisis, numerous postal services offering financial services saw an increase in number of customers and accounts.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/postal-service-for-money-banking-and-financial-markets/56635

Blog Report: SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT SOLUTIONS NETWORK INITIATIVE by UN, By Ambassador Mo
New independent global network of research centers, universities & technical institutions to help find solutions for some of world’s most pressing environmental, social & economic problems was launched today (8-9-2012) by UN. Headed by Professor Jeffrey Sachs, Dr. of Earth Institute at Columbia University & longstanding UN adviser/advocate on poverty & economic issues working with  UNSG’s office as well as candidate for post of World Bank President.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/sustainable-developments-solutions-network-initiative-by-un/55456Image

Blog Report: YOUTH EMPOWERMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES, By Susan Sacirbey
Poverty reduction & retaining an empowered youth workforce is the goal of a new programme of the United Nations: “Alternatives to Migration: Decent Jobs for Filipino Youth.”  The key is education, training, & empowerment through small-scale entrepreneurship. All this is designed keep youth closer to their homes, rather than going abroad for economic opportunities. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/youth-empowerment-in-the-philippines/54925Image

Watch Film Report: SUSTAINABLE ENERGY OPPORTUNITIES
The success of the Rio+20 Conference has been debated but the need, options & opportunities for sustainable energy continue to develop. –WATCH–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/movie/sustainable-energy-opportunities/30911Image