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The World Bank

By 2030 World Bank’s Subsidised GAMA Toilet Project Should End

Mr. Michael Ewurah, the Environmental Health Officer at the Kpone –Katamanso Municipal Assembly (KKMA), has called on the World Bank to extend its subsidized...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

All Ghanaians Must Contribute towards Achieving SDGs by 2030

Mrs Gladys Ghartey, Chief Economic Officer and Head of UN System Unit at the Ministry of Finance has called for collective and coherent efforts...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

It Is Our Collective responsibility to Achieving SDGs by 2030

Mrs Gladys Ghartey, Chief Economic Officer and Head of UN System Unit at the Ministry of Finance, has called for a collective and coherent...
tuberculosis

Case Detection Efforts Will Spur Ghana into Ending TB by 2030

Dr. Frank Bonsu, Manager of the National Tuberculosis Control Program (NTBCP) Thursday said if Ghana is able to meet its case detection targets for...

By 2020 Africa Would Have Its Working-Age Population At 1 Billion

Africa's working-age population is expected to rise from 705 million in 2018 to nearly 1 billion by 2030, leading to higher unemployment in the...
Blunt and rusted tools used for genital mutilation ( PA )

UN Proposes Elimination of FGM by 2030

Three executive directors of the UN agencies on Wednesday called for actions to eliminate female genital mutilation by 2030 on the International Day of...
Standard Chartered

Egypt Will Emerge As The 7th Largest Economy By 2030

Egypt to rank the seventh largest economy in the world by 2030, and will precede Russia, Japan and Germany, state-run Ahram newspapers reported on...
Latest figures show that 38 per cent of children under five are affected by stunting – children too short for their age due to lack of nutrients, suffering irreversible damage to brain capacity.

Africa set to meet SDG Zero-hunger target ahead of 2030, amidst challenges of...

At the pace of development and commitment African countries could meet the zero-hunger goal (Sustainable Development Goal Two ) by 2025 , Bukar Tijani...

AIA: To Inaugurate Its Maiden Future of Work In Africa Event

The Africa Internship Academy presents its inaugural Future of Work in Africa Event, on the 22nd September 2018 in Accra, Ghana. The event themed “Enhancing...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Fresh UN Report challenges Asia-Pacific to work hard towards achieving SDGs by 2030

Countries in Asia and the Pacific have made inroads towards achieving several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, but progress remains uneven...
Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare Director General of Ghana Health Service

Japanese Government Assists Ghana Towards Achieving Universal Health Coverage

Ghana’s aim at achieving Universal Health Coverage by 2030 has been given a big boost with a 9 Million USD project for Strengthening Community-Based...
A worker at the Malaysian branchof China’s rolling-stock maker CRRC Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive company testslight rail trains made for Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia. The Chinese manufacturer will provide 40 autopilot trains,according to the agreement. (Photo by Yu Yichun from People’s Daily)

China Puts into Motion Plans to Becoming AI Innovation Hub

China plans to become to a key global hub of artificial intelligence (AI) innovation by 2030, on a par with the world’s advanced level...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Only Through Agriculture Can Ghana Achieve Its SDGs 1& 2

The contribution of Ghana's Agricultural sector to GDP has been poor over the years. Undoubtedly, majority of the world's poor lives in rural areas...
renewable

Namibia targets 70 percent renewable energy production by 2030

Namibia has committed its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions to increase the share of renewable energy in electricity production to 70 percent by the year...

Tax Policy and expenditure management vital to Asia-Pacific Development

Bangkok (ESCAP News) – Asia-Pacific policymakers at a high-level United Nations dialogue in Bangkok today concluded that tax policy and public expenditure management will...
Wpid Money Growth

US$26 trillion needed to maintain Asia’s growth momentum through 2030

Developing Asia needs investment of 26 trillion U.S. dollars through 2030, or 1.7 trillion U.S. dollars per year, to maintain its growth momentum, eradicate...
Belt and Road

Reinventing 2017 To Create The Future We Want In 2030

Imagine a future where we are all seen as equal, no matter our background, gender or dreams. A world where compassion and shared responsibility guide...
HIV

New HIV infections among adolescents projected to rise by nearly 60 percent by 2030...

New HIV infections among adolescents are projected to rise from 250,000 in 2015 to nearly 400,000 annually by 2030 if progress in reaching...
HIV

Sri Lanka aims to be HIV free by 2030

The UNFPA said it supported Sri Lanka's efforts to implement a five year National Condom Strategy 2016-2020 as the correct and consistent use of...
Obasanjo

G20 Summit: Shell pumps $50 billion in illicit financial outflows annually out of Africa...

Obasanjo who is a panel member pleaded with the G20 countries bloc to help fight tax evasion and the system of tax havens or...
27th African Union Summit - 17-07-16

Ghana follows guidelines to eradicating Malaria in Africa by 2030

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) is commending the adoption of a comprehensive new roadmap to eliminate malaria in Africa by 2030. On Sunday,...
UNICEF

World’s most needy at risk of insufficiency and early deaths

A statement signed by Innocent Kafembe, Communication Officer, United Nations Children’s Fund and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said the State of the...
CSOs

Equip civil society organizations – NGO

Addressing a workshop in Accra on Thursday, Mr Mohammed Abdul Nashiru, Development Consultant of KINAJ Consulting Services in Accra,...
United Nations

Global UN energy seminar underway with emphasis to achieving universal energy by 2030

The inaugural United Nations global seminar on supporting Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7 to ensure universal energy access by 2030, opened in Bangkok today...

Nigeria says committed to global efforts to end AIDS by 2030

In a statement released in Abuja on Tuesday, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) said it had stepped up efforts aimed...
Mulatu Teshome

Ethiopian president vows “universal access” to drinking water, sanitation

Teshome made the remarks on Tuesday during the opening of a two-day meeting over water, sanitation and hygiene in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa....
violence against women

UN and Algeria call for more hard work to end violence against women

Ban made the remarks at the opening ceremony of the 5th General Meeting of the Kigali International Conference on the role of security organs...

Kenya breeds new drought resistant tree species

Jonah Kiprop, a research scientist at KEFRI, said late Wednesday the new breeds will have features matching the ecological conditions of respective zones in...
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Djibouti targets 40 pct reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

The Djibouti government has committed to reduce by 40 percent its current greenhouse gas emissions by the year 2030. Djibouti made...

AU mulls blueprint to end HIV/AIDS by 2030

African experts have started the process of coming up with a new health framework aimed at ending HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria on the continent...