Zambia Press Release
|06/17/2020 - 04:18||
Moroccan Medical Aid to Chad: Chadian Foreign Minister Thanks the Kingdom of Morocco for the Precious and Prompt Support Against Covid-19 Pandemic
Chadian Minister of Foreign Affairs:addressed, on behalf of the government, their sincere thanks to the Kingdom of Morocco for the precious and prompt support in medical materials and drugs to fight covid-19, granted and delivered (15 June) at the start of the evening.
|06/14/2020 - 13:01||
The King of Morocco Ordered the Delivery of Medical Aid to 15 African Countries to Assist to Fight the Pandemic
A statement from the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign and African Affaires states that a preventive medical equipment aid package will be dispatched to 15 African countries to help in their efforts to fight the coronavirus.
|06/12/2020 - 02:22||
UNESCOs International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC) launches 49 new local media development projects
IPDC Chair, Ambassador Anna Brandt of Sweden, opened the 64th IPDC Bureau meeting, attended by IPDC Bureau members representing El Salvador, Libya, Lithuania, The Netherlands, Nigeria, Sweden, Thailand and Zambia, as well as more than 70 observers and members of the UNESCO Secretariat.
|06/05/2020 - 03:22||
Circular economy and the role of cities
The role of cities in the circular economy was the focus of discussion at CLGF’s webinar last week, as part of the Circular Economy Week London, attracting more than 60 participants from 17 countries.
|05/28/2020 - 08:57||
Bostik and Ontex donate over one million packets of feminine care products for girls in Zambia
Bostik, the adhesive solutions business line of the Arkema group, and Ontex, a leading international personal hygiene group, has donated over one million feminine hygiene products to support education for girls in Zambia. Two containers each filled with 507,000 packets of feminine hygiene products and shipped by Ontex docked in Lusaka (Zambia) on April 25th.
|05/21/2020 - 10:36||
Strengthening efforts towards gender equality
I am starting this message with three quotes about women’s leadership, which encapsulate why it is critical that CLGF and all its members must strengthen our work to support the global efforts towards gender equality. Gender should be everyone’s business, it affects us all.
|05/20/2020 - 05:05||
As the impacts of climate and COVID-19 intensify, WFP helps the Government to assist flood-affected people
LUSAKA – While ramping up its efforts to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has begun delivering relief food assistance to more than a quarter of a million vulnerable people heavily impacted by recent flash flooding.
|05/18/2020 - 19:39||
MCC Releases Annual Report Highlighting Agency Model of Innovation and Accountability
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 18, 2020 ? The U.S. Government?s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) released its Annual Report for fiscal year 2019, summarizing the agency?s progress in promoting sustainable and inclusive economic growth in developing countries around the world. The report, ? MCC at 15: Empowering Innovative and Accountable Economic Growth ,?
|05/18/2020 - 09:49||
Global study to test malaria drug to protect health workers from COVID-19
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|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.
|05/14/2020 - 01:21||
Casey Marsh Named Chief Development Officer at Feeding America
Casey Marsh has been named Chief Development Officer at Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization. She started May 11 and will be based in the organization’s Chicago office.
|05/13/2020 - 12:35||
Bulgaria / COVID-19 response: Stop hate speech and racial discrimination against the Roma minority UN experts
Bulgaria / COVID-19 response: “Stop hate speech and racial discrimination against the Roma minority” – UN experts GENEVA (13 May 2020) – Two UN human rights experts today called on the Government of Bulgaria to stop hate speech and racial discrimination against the Roma minority in its response to COVID-19, and halt police operations targeting Roma neighbourhoods during the pandemic.
|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.
|05/09/2020 - 00:05||
New Pata Pata music video released by UNICEF spreads COVID-19 awareness - and joy - around the globe
NAIROBI / NEW YORK / PARIS, Sunday 10 May 2020 - UNICEF is excited to announce the official release of Angelique Kidjo’s music video for “Pata Pata”, a fresh take on Miriam Makeba’s 1967 hit song.
|05/06/2020 - 05:24||
UN expert urges adoption of draft declaration on international solidarity
UN expert urges adoption of draft declaration on international solidarity GENEVA (6 May 2020) – States and non-state actors must cooperate much more closely in the struggle to fully respect human rights after the world emerges from the COVID-19 crisis, the UN Independent Expert on human rights and international solidarity said today. In urging States at the UN Human Rights Council and the General Assembly to adopt the Draft UN Declaration on Human Rights and International Solidarity, Mr Obiora C. Okafor made the following statement:
|05/05/2020 - 23:34||
World Bank Group Debars Liaoning-EFACEC Electrical Equipment Company Limited
WASHINGTON, May 6, 2020—The World Bank today announced the 20-month debarment of China-based Liaoning-EFACEC Electrical Equipment Company Limited (LEEEC), a company that provides design, manufacturing, and maintenance services for electrical equipment, in connection with fraudulent practices as part of the Lusaka Transmission and Distribution Rehabilitation Project in Zambia.
|05/03/2020 - 09:47||
Southern Africa: COVID-19 a pretext for surge in harassment of journalists and weakening of media houses by states
As COVID-19 continues to spread across Southern Africa, governments are targeting journalists and media houses that are critical of their handling of the pandemic, Amnesty International warned today marking World Press Freedom Day.
|04/30/2020 - 08:42||
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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 - 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.
|04/23/2020 - 08:33||
Western Union Expands Global Real-Time Payments Network
DENVER--( )-- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today announced continued expansion of its Global Network for real-time money-movement and payments, benefiting the Company’s consumers and clients across its branded money transfer and payments business as well as its expanding white-label business.
|04/21/2020 - 10:47||
Apple Services now available in more countries around the world
The App Store, Apple Arcade, Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, and iCloud are now available to more customers around the world.
|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.