Wednesday, November 29, 2017
A permanent school building in Kandahar city provides both students and teachers an environment for quality education.
The school was built under the Educational Quality Improvement Program which aims to increase access to quality basic education...
Friday, November 17, 2017
In the aftermath of mega-storms Maria and Irma that swept through the Caribbean just two months ago, UNDP has been providing critical support for relief efforts and is now rolling out a suite of interventions to support the gradual transition from relief...
America, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Dominica
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
ASEAN leaders signed agreement on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers on Tuesday, Filipinotimes reported.
The document is aimed to strengthen social protection, access to justice, humane and fair treatment and...
Asia, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
Friday, October 27, 2017
According to a study conducted across three cities in India and Nepal by HomeNet South Asia, a network of home-based workers, and a research and policy network called Women in Informal Employment: Globalising and Organising, home-based...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Empowering rural women with resources and equipping them with skills for services and decent jobs is a driving force in the fight against poverty and hunger.
Mr Serge Nakouzi, Deputy Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) for...
Monday, October 23, 2017
Women can unlock the growth potential of any society both in developed and developing countries.
A study by McKinsey Global Institute found that by advancing women’s equality, $12 trillion would be added to the world GDP by 2025.
Although there is...