Daily Archives: May 19, 2016

New Global Education In Emergencies Fund To Be Launched At World Humanitarian Summit

NEW YORK, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The world’s leading countries, companies and philanthropists will join forces to create a ‘major breakthrough’ to provide education for millions of children displaced by conflicts and natural disasters. The new ‘Education Cannot Wait’ fund will be launched next week at the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul. A historic, […]

President Zuma congratulates Mr Azali Assoumani as President-elect of the Union of Comoros

H. E. President Jacob Zuma, on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa, congratulates President-elect Azali Assoumani on his election as President of the Union of the Comoros.The announcement of the results marks an importan…

Vuwani communities want learners back in class

The Ministry of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) says residents in Vuwani and surrounding areas want children to return to school.The Ministry urged residents in the area to report any form of intimidation to the police, especiall…

Helen Clark: Speech at the Opening session of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Europe and CIS Annual Cluster Mtg

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Annual Cluster Meeting of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (RBEC). Our meeting brings together senior management from RBEC and other UNDP Bureaus, representatives from …