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South-South Expo Showcasing Successful Solutions to Food Insecurity

Rome - The Fourth Annual Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD Expo) opened today in Rome, with more than 600 delegates from 150 countries convening to exchange and scale-up best practices and innovative solutions to complex food security challenges. The conference is hosted by the Food andmore

New Asia-Pacific report focuses on transgender persons

Bangkok – A lack of targeted research on transgender persons in Asia and the Pacific is significantly hindering their access to health services and blocking effective responses to HIV, says a groundbreaking study released here today to mark the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.more

Helen Clark cites opportunities for Papua New Guinea to achieve MDGs

Port Moresby – United Nations Development Programme Administrator Miss Helen Clark today wrapped up her three-day visit to Papua New Guinea. In her meetings with senior government and other officials, she underlined that “the United Nations development system stands ready to continuemore

Antonio Banderas, United Nations call for action on the MDGs

Madrid-Geneva - On 16 July in Madrid, UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Antonio Banderas spoke at the first meeting of an advocacy group created by the UN to spur action towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). In his statement during the opening session, Banderas said that his appointmentmore


Indian hospital chain to fight maternal mortality

LifeSpring Hospitals to provide 82,000 women with affordable healthcare through Business Call to Action initiative Hyderabad, India ― The Business Call to Action (BCtA) today announced that LifeSpring Hospitals ― a chain of small hospitals providing low-income clients in India with accessmore

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