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UNODC participates in 27th UN climate change conference, addressing waste trafficking and environmental crime-biodiversity-climate nexus

The international community gathered in Egypt yesterday to attend the opening of the 27th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) (COP27), which will continue until 18 November. COP27 aims to raise the global ambition to meet the climate goals, which rely on climate mitigation and adaptation measures. […]

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Int’l Drought Resilience Alliance Launched At COP27

SHARM EL-SHEIKH– Leaders from nearly 50 countries and organisations, yesterday launched the International Drought Resilience Alliance here, at the ongoing COP27, to help countries to be better prepared for future droughts. Initiated by Senegal and Spain, the alliance is established as a solution for the United Nations (UN), to the impacts of climate change, according […]

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Hitachi Energy and Equinor sign a strategic collaboration agreement to accelerate the energy transition

The agreement extends across Hitachi Energy’s complete portfolio of power grid solutions for a sustainable low-carbon energy system Zurich, Switzerland, Nov. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Equinor, one of the […]

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Indonesia Towards the Center of Global Sharia Economy

DUBAI, UAE, Nov. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — PT Bank Syariah Indonesia Tbk (BSI) affirmed Indonesia’s commitment to become one of the centers of world Islamic finance, through the introduction of four programs to strengthen this ecosystem in Indonesia and abroad. Minister of State-Owned Enterprises Erick Thohir has led the Ministries preparation of four featured programmes […]

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GDToday Report: African countries benefit from infrastructure cooperation under BRI

GUANGZHOU, China, Nov. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with visiting Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan in Beijing on November 3, during which the two heads of state announced the elevation of China-Tanzania relations to a comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership. Humphrey Moshi, a Tanzanian economist of University of Dar es Salaam, […]