Botswana Press Release
|06/01/2020 - 16:10||
ResiliArt Illustration exhibits young talent in the region
Specifically conceived for young people between the ages of 16 and 25, UNESCO in partnership with Blazer Magazine ran an illustration contest under the them #Resiliart, which received a tremendous response, with over 200 unique entries from talented young and emerging illustrators.
|05/27/2020 - 07:37||
Tenets for Responsible and Ethical Communications Signed by More than 60 Professionals from all over the World
World Communications Forum Association was the organizer of a First Davos Online Communications Forum, which took place on Zoom April 2020 with 145 participants from 42 countries. The title of the Summit was "Crisis in the societies, crisis in the industry" and discussed in detail the current situation in the business globally. All the participants accepted a special document called Tenets for Responsible and ethical business.
|05/22/2020 - 11:25||
Global Education Coalition facilitates free internet access for distance education in several countries
Major mobile telephone operators that are part of UNESCO’s Global Education Coalition have stepped up efforts to improve connectivity by providing free access to online educational content for students in all regions of the world affected by Covid-19 induced school closures.
|05/18/2020 - 01:43||
Global HIV prevention study to stop early after ViiV Healthcares long-acting injectable formulation of cabotegravir dosed every two months shows higher efficacy than daily oral PrEP
Interim analysis from HPTN 083 study shows investigational, long-acting injectable cabotegravir (CAB LA) administered every two months is 69% more effective than daily pills in preventing HIV acquisition Participants who were in the daily oral emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 200 mg and 300 mg (FTC/TDF) tablet arm of the study will be offered CAB LA
|05/17/2020 - 04:26||
IPPF is committed to fighting homophobia and transphobia worldwide
Today marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOBIT), a day to draw attention to the discrimination and violence experienced by the LGBTI community.
|05/14/2020 - 20:20||
Air Products to Invest $2 Billion for Landmark Coal-to-Methanol Project in Indonesia
Air Products to Build, Own and Operate Facilities and Supply Methanol Under Long-Term Contract, Enabling Conversion of Natural Resources into Higher-Value Products.
|05/14/2020 - 12:07||
Air Products Awarded Another Onsite Contract by World-Leading PCB and Contract Manufacturer in China
News ReleaseAir Products Awarded Another Onsite Contract by World-Leading PCB and Contract Manufacturer in China.
|05/13/2020 - 23:47||
Double-whammy weather: Study identifies increased frequency of connected patterns from drought to heavy rain in regional hotspots across the globe
Like an undulating seesaw, weather in some regions swings from drought to heavy rain under the weight of climate-induced changes, according to an analysis published in Geophysical Research Letters. The study finds a link between droughts followed by heavy rain events, along with an increased rate of these extreme weather occurrences.
|05/12/2020 - 16:14||
UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP APPOINTS JOE FANG AS FIRST-EVER MANAGING DIRECTOR, CHINA
SANTA MONICA and BEIJING, May 12, 2020 – Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), a leading, global music publisher, today announced that Joe Fang has been named as the company’s first-ever Managing Director, China, effective immediately. Based in Beijing, Fang reports to Andrew Jenkins, President, Australia and Asia Pacific Region, UMPG.
|04/30/2020 - 08:42||
Unit4 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Discover why the Nonprofit industry has a major opportunity and explore what leading organizations are doing to seize it.
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|04/27/2020 - 07:00||
Air Products Announces Debt Offerings
Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced it intends to commence U.S. dollar- and euro-denominated registered offerings of fixed-rate notes. Air Products intends to use the net proceeds from the notes offerings to repay upcoming debt maturities and for general corporate purposes, including financing a planned equity investment of approximately $2.
|04/27/2020 - 03:20||
THE LEGO GROUP AND UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP JOIN TO EXPAND CHILDRENS CREATIVE PLAY THROUGH THE POWER OF MUSIC
THE LEGO GROUP AND UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP JOIN TO EXPAND CHILDREN’S CREATIVE PLAY THROUGH THE POWER OF MUSIC.
|04/24/2020 - 20:10||
After an eight-month intensive program, graduates from 18 nations are honored in online ceremony
WASHINGTON, April 24, 2020 — In a moving ceremony connecting participants around the country, the Milken Institute, International Finance Corporation (IFC), and The George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) recognized the graduating Class of 2020 IFC-Milken Institute Capital Markets Scholars.
|04/24/2020 - 15:41||
BRAVADO UNVEILS GLOBAL PHILANTHROPIC FACE MASK INITIATIVE
SANTA MONICA, April 24, 2020 – Bravado, Universal Music Group’s (UMG) industry-leading merchandise and brand management company, today unveiled their WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED e-commerce site, offering fans reusable, washable, cloth face masks. The face masks were made in partnership with artists across the UMG family.
|04/20/2020 - 12:46||
Air Products Completes Acquisition of Five Operating Hydrogen Plants for $530 Million from PBF Energy
News ReleaseAir Products Completes Acquisition of Five Operating Hydrogen Plants for $530 Million from PBF Energy.
|04/20/2020 - 07:50||
World Bank Group Provides Financing to Eswatini for COVID-19
WASHINGTON, April 20, 2020 — To assist the Kingdom of Eswatini in its efforts to prevent, detect and respond to the threat posed by COVID-19, the World Bank Group today approved $6 million in health emergency funding for a project that will help strengthen the country’s health system preparedness to respond to this and potential future emergencies.
|04/17/2020 - 00:19||
Southern Africa: Government intervention required as millions face hunger under COVID-19 lockdown regimes
Lockdowns exacerbate food insecurity with the poorest hit hardest Those caught violating lockdown to find food face police violence, police must avoid using force Governments must put in place measures to uphold people’s right to food.
|04/14/2020 - 00:08||
Death penalty 2019: Saudi Arabia executed record number of people last year amid decline in global executions
Saudi Arabia, Iraq, South Sudan, and Yemen bucked a global trend with spikes in executions Global executions fell by 5%, hitting a 10-year low
|04/02/2020 - 10:50||
UN Human Rights Committee publishes findings on Central African Republic, Portugal, Tunisia, Uzbekistan and Dominica
UN Human Rights Committee publishes findings on Central African Republic, Portugal, Tunisia, Uzbekistan and Dominica GENEVA (2 April 2020) — The UN Human Rights Committee has published its findings on the civil and political rights record of Central African Republic, Portugal, Tunisia, Uzbekistan and Dominica which it reviewed during its latest session.
|03/31/2020 - 17:03||
Africa faces grave risks as COVID-19 emerges, says Berkeley economist
The COVID19 virus arrived in Africa weeks after it hit Asia, Europe and North America. But now, says Berkeley economist Edward Miguel, the virus poses grave risks for Africa and its 1.2 billion people.
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|03/31/2020 - 16:48||
Air Pollution, on the Rise Under Trump, Puts People at Risk of Severe Illness From Coronavirus
As the novel coronavirus sweeps across the U.S. and the number of people who have tested positive for COVID-19 climbs by the hour, the Americans at greatest risk are the elderly and those with underlying health conditions.
|03/31/2020 - 16:33||
Rohde & Schwarz has added new timesaving functions to its high end R&S ESW EMI test receiver
Rohde & Schwarz has integrated the fast time domain scan as standard in its R&S ESW EMI test receiver. It works with double bandwidth to increase measuring speed. Also new is the R&S EWS-K58 multi CISPR ADP option. It precisely shows the effects of interference on digital communication systems.
|03/31/2020 - 15:21||
Rohde & Schwarz positions itself as systems partner and integrator for Latin American navies
As a systems partner and integrator for planning, developing, manufacturing and implementing secure communications architectures and networks, Rohde & Schwarz focuses on digital communications sovereignty in Latin America.
|03/30/2020 - 12:51||
Air Products Signs Agreements to Acquire Five Operating Hydrogen Plants for $530 Million and Long-Term Hydrogen Supply to PBF Energy
News ReleaseAir Products Signs Agreements to Acquire Five Operating Hydrogen Plants for $530 Million and Long-Term Hydrogen Supply to PBF Energy.
|03/26/2020 - 12:59||
Air Products Breaks Ground for Energy Project of National Importance in The Netherlands
News ReleaseAir Products Breaks Ground for Energy Project of National Importance in The Netherlands.