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IFAD conducts an evaluation mission in Ceará

Run by the government of Ceará, and supported by the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) since 2013, the...

OCP wants to expand Brazilian operation in the next two years

Moroccan fertilizer giant OCP plans to expand its structure in Brazil by opening four new storage sites. Warehouses will be opened in Goiás, Minas Gerais, Pará and Santa Catarina in 2020, according to information from OCP CEO Brazil, Olavio Takenaka, released by the Brazil-Arab News Agency.

IEA: Increase 50% in energy demand can expand the African economy fourfold

Africa has the potential to expand the continental economy fourfold, with energy demands expanding by only 50 percent, according to a new report unveiled by the International Energy Agency (IEA) during the second African Investment Forum in Johannesburg, in South Africa.

The voice of Brazilian women at the Nairobi Summit

It starts this Tuesday (12) in Nairobi the Nairobi Summit - ICPD 25. The event takes place 25 years after the first edition in Cairo. At the time, 179 countries called for the empowerment of women and girls in all spheres of their lives, including sexual and reproductive health.

UN Center of Excellence participates in the Global Call Against Hunger in Ethiopia

Deputy Director of the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) Center for Excellence against Hunger, Peter Rodrigues, attended the Global Call on “Transformative Food Assistance for a World Without Hunger,” hosted by the National Commission on Risk Management. Disasters of Ethiopia (NDRMC) and WFP Representation in Ethiopia.

UNDP report reveals unpublished data about young African migration to Europe

Um relatório publicado na última semana pelo Programa das Nações Unidas para o Desenvolvimento (PNUD) mostra dados inéditos sobre migrantes irregulares que se mudaram da África para a Europa.

SADC: UN agencies call for more support to hunger victims

Over the next six months, 45 million people in 16 Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries will suffer from severe food insecurity. The record number was released by United Nations food agencies.

UN exhibition on global objectives is displayed in Rio

“Conscience” is the name of an exhibition organized by the UN in Rio de Janeiro to promote the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) agenda.

Ipea discusses business opportunity between Brazil and Africa

The Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA) will be present at the Brazil Africa Forum 2019 promoting a discussion about the business potential between Brazil and the African countries. In a side event called “Challenges for enhance the cooperation between Brazil and African countries”, the institute will promote a debate with authorities and representatives of the economic sector.