Daily Archives: 14 November 2015

On fifth anniversary of UN Academic Impact, Ban stresses empowering youth to lead global progress

 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon commemorated the fifth anniversary of the UN Academic Impact and lauded the contributions made by the initiative in providing the world with ideas for some of its most pressing problems. “Over the past five years, I have been impressed by the growth of the Academic Impact and the dedication of

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100 youth reached in workshop series on innovation

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) concluded a series of workshops training over 100 Iraqi youth on creativity and innovation in transforming ideas into businesses and social projects. As part of UNDP’s Innovation for Development initiative and in collaboration with Zain Iraq, the workshops were held in Baghdad (1-3 October), Basra (15-17 October) and Erbil

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