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Morrow Sodali Strengthens Its Market Leading Position With New Australian Acquisition

Acquisition of key Australian financial communications and investor relations player, Citadel-MAGNUS will drive rapid growth and significant expansion NEW YORK, Nov. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Morrow Sodali, the world’s leading shareholder engagement and governance advisory firm, announced today the acquisition of Australian financial communications and investor relations agency, Citadel-MAGNUS, its first since TPG Growth […]

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PowerChina’s Sustainable development in Africa

BEIJING, Nov. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Power Construction Corporation of China (PowerChina) is actively participating in the “Belt and Road” initiative in Africa, responding to the planning and demand of African countries. Promoting the localization  At PowerChina, African staff plays a significant role. Employment is a key issue in African countries, especially women’s right to […]

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The State of Food and Agriculture (2022): Harnessing automation to transform agri-food systems

Rome – Agricultural automation, from tractors to artificial intelligence, can play an important role in making food production more efficient and greener. However, its uneven introduction can also exacerbate inequalities, especially if it is inaccessible to small producers and other marginalized groups, such as youth and women. The 2022 edition of The State of Food […]

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West and Central Africa: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (25 – 31 October 2022)

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC PREVENTIVE DISPLACEMENTS IN THE NORTHWEST About 11,700 people preventively fled from villages on the Bocaranga-Mann axis in the northwestern Ouham-Pendé Prefecture to seek temporary refuge in and near Bocaranga sub-prefecture, following persistent rumors of attacks by non-state armed groups. Humanitarian organizations are assessing displaced people’s needs. The repeated assassinations between groups of […]

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Climate and Development: An Agenda for Action: Emerging Insights from World Bank Group 2021-2022 Country and Climate Reports [EN/AR]

Investing an average of 1.4% of GDP annually could reduce emissions in developing countries by as much as 70% by 2050 and boost resilience, according to a new report from the World Bank Group. The analysis, Climate and Development: An Agenda for Action, compiles and harmonizes results from the Bank Group’s Country Climate and Development […]