Latest UNDP Report on Colombia: ''It''s the Rural Economy, Stupid.'' ... This is augmented by the fact that Colombia''s political leadership is still committed to an economic model that views the agrarian economy as an impediment to development rather than as its catalyst. ... 2011; or NACLA Report July/August 2009, "Coercion Incorporated ...
The Programme is contributing toward the ACP Framework of Action on the Development of Mineral Resources Sector,  endorsed by the ACP Committee of Ambassadors in 2011, the African Mining Vision (AMV), and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) categorizes Mongolia as a country of High Human Development. The UNDP Human Development Index (HDI) measures long-term progress in ... • Recent approval of terms for a model agreement between mining companies and local
Interest to UNDP (economy, efficiency, equal opportunity to compete, transparency in the procurement process) UNDP procurement is governed by an Internal Control Framework as well as the norms contained in the Financial Disclosure and Declaration of Interest, and Impartiality Statements (FDP).
UNDP Evaluation Guidelines. Welcome to the updated UNDP Evaluation Guidelines. The Evaluation guidelines have been updated to reflect a number of changes in UNDP in recent years across evaluation in UNDP and to bring them into line with the new UNDP Strategic Plan, .
Economic Advisor, UNDP Botswana. Botswana Botswana 2 African Economic Outlook 2015 BOTSWANA • Botswana''s GDP growth slowed down in 2014, reflectingmodest overall growth in non-mining activities. • The fiscalposition is projected to remain strong on account of higher mineral revenue and the government''s commitment to fiscal discipline.
Feb 21, 2019· Commentary and archival information about the United Nations from The New York Times. ... The mining industry puts lives at risk with shoddy maintenance of dams built to contain mining .
Africa Mining Vision and Country Mining Visions: Mainstreaming Mineral Resources for Development ... UNDP. Identifying challenges and opportunities of AMV/CMV processes.
Women in male dominated sectors such as mining risk harassment and gender-based violence and limited inclusion in mining value chains. ... Unilever is lifting profits through a Sustainable Living Plan with gender equality in its business model. As women represent over 70% of Unilever''s consumers, increasing their incomes allows increased ...
UNDP donates $10M in equipment for mining school. February 17, 2016. 1. The Ministry of Natural Resources, today, received equipment valued $10M, procured with support from the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP), for the Guyana Mining School and Training Centre.
UNDP Egypt has been awarded the Gender Equality Seal (GES) in 2014 for its efforts to mainstream gender equality and to empower women in Egypt. The GES is a corporate certification process that aims to recognize good performance of UNDP Country Offices (COs) in .
Sicomines Sarl, a joint venture between Congolese mining company Gecamines SA, China''s Sinohydro and the China Railway Group Limited, oversees the project, which includes the construction and ...
Rural District Planning in Zimbabwe: A Case Study By PlanAfric Bulawayo, Zimbabwe ... UNDP United Nations Development Programme ... 3 The virtuous circle model: rural-urban linkages 4 Map of Zimbabwe administrative provinces 5 Zimprest objectives and strategies
The UN Development Programme (UNDP), World Economic Forum (WEF), Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI) and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) released the final version of an "atlas" that maps how mining and the extractive industry sector can contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in resource-rich countries.
What would it be like to create a country''s sustainability guide—from scratch—for real? At the request of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), four Columbia University graduate students are taking on that challenge for the mining industry in Guinea.
Mining and the Sustainable Development Goals. Type: Research, Resources and Tools, ... socially inclusive, and environmentally sustainable economic development until 2030. Mining companies have the potential to become leading partners in achieving the SDGs. ... CCSI worked with the World Economic Forum, United Nations Development Programme ...
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The United Nations Association, Harold E. Stassen Minnesota Chapter (UNA-MN) is a non-profit grass roots organization located in Minneapolis / St. Paul that works on a local and regional level to promote the principles and goals of the United Nations.
GEF Council approves first work program of new funding cycle and measures to improve efficiency, accountability and transparency
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It is in the latter that the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations International Children''s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), and the Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations (FAO) have developed a joint project to reinforce social cohesion and accessibility of means of livelihood in the mining zone of Rubaya.
The extraction of minerals from the earth presents opportunities, challenges and risks to sustainable development. This sourcebook - a joint publication of UN Environment and UNDP - provides a comprehensive overview of policies and practices to manage mining .
G-DAE Working Paper No. 00-04: "Basic Principles of Sustainable Development" 1 This paper will appear in The Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems, sponsored by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Press Release – New CIRDI and UNDP Study Looks at the of Role of Governments in Conflicts Associated with Mining. ... These include applying an incremental model to attracting a large-scale mining (LSM) sector to match governance capacity, strengthening local governance institutions, preparing rural communities for the arrival of LSM ...
UNDP United Nations Development Programme UNESCO United Nations Economic, Social and Cultural Organisation ... Youth participation in development is often a com- ... 11 See also Roger Hart''s ladder model of participation. "e theory and practice of involving young citizens in community .
MINING A MIRAGE? Reassessing the shared-value. paradigm in light of the technological ... United Nations agencies, foundations, the private sector and individuals. ... almost all aspects of mining, from initial exploration to geological analysis, production, sustainability ...
The UNEP Environmental Data Explorer (former UNEP GEO Data Explorer) online database holds more than 450 different variables, as national, subregional, regional and global statistics or as geospatial data sets (maps), covering themes like Freshwater, Population, Forests, Emissions, Climate, Disasters, Health and GDP. ... United Nations ...
Fortune hunters: the top ten best paid mining jobs. ... Mining-technology picks the ten highest paid job categories associated with core mining operations, based on the latest annual salary survey data. Project director/ drilling operations director – up to$400,000. ... Few mining organisations also employ Health, Safety and Environment ...
The United Nations (UN) system is represented by 24 Agencies, Funds and Programmes in Egypt. Each of these operate by working with various partners, including the Government of Egypt (GoE), Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), academia and the private sector, as well as national and international institutions.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN''s global development network. It advocates for positive change and connects countries to knowledge and resources to help ordinary people build better lives.
In 2016, the Global Environment Facility (GEF) approved the Global Opportunities for Long-term Development of the Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Sector ... Mercury-free mining: UNDP, GEF and the Government of Peru work together to reduce the use of mercury in artisanal and small-scale gold mining.
The Assistant Resident Representative of UNDP Ghana, Mr. Louis Kuukpen, at the grant award ceremony, emphasized the Country Office''s commitment to support Ghana in the formalization of the artisanal and small-scale mining sector with training, technology transfer and knowledge management to promote mining without mercury in the artisanal and small-scale mining sector.
For the UNDP-implemented ACP/EU Development Minerals Programme, efforts to advocate for eco conscious mining in Jamaica have no better champions and examples than Hodges Aggregates and Powders Limited and Shaw''s Quarry.