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Health News Sustainable Development Women

Redesigning the workplace to be family-friendly: What governments and businesses can do

Investing in family friendly policies is good for families, businesses and economies. But for too many parents around the world, policies, such as paid parental leave, breastfeeding breaks, childcare and child grants, are not...
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Agriculture Environment News Sustainable Development

93,000 women, youths benefit from UNDP-GEF agricultural intervention in 7 states 

The United Nations Development Programme says no fewer than 93,000 women and youth farmers have benefited from its agriculture programme in seven Nigerian states. Ms Rhoda Dia, Project Manager, United Nations Development Programme Global...
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Health News Sustainable Development Women

UNICEF gets $2.7m Swedish fund for water, nutrition in North-East 

The UN Children’s Fund on Wednesday received $2.7 million from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), to implement the maternal nutrition counselling and acute intervention programme in the North-East. Peter Hawkins, UNICEF Representative...
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