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World Bank will support establishment of statistics institute in the country. MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Feb.
The World Bank released a statement today warning that the disastrous effects of global warming could be felt “in our lifetime,” along with a new study projecting the damage to Africa and Asia in particular.
Pledge Guarantee for Health will help streamline the aid pipeline to get health supplies to countries in record time, saving lives, reducing costs and eliminating waste Washington, DC & Lusaka, Zambia (Vocus/PRWEB) February 21, 2011 Today, more than 800,000anti-malaria bed nets have arrived and been distributed in Zambia three months ahead of schedule and before the peak of the deadly rainy season, thanks to a deal reached by the Government of Zambia, the World Bank, UNICEF, Stanbic Bank...
BOSTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- AMR Research, the leading research firm focused on the global supply chain and its supporting technologies, is pleased to welcome Hiranya Fernando, an experienced leader in business, environmental, and political issues, to its sustainability team.
Hiring the nearly 800,000 workers needed to eliminate the staggering shortage of health care professionals in sub-Saharan Africa by 2015 will cost $2.6 billion a year, or 2.5 times the annual funds currently allocated for health worker wages in the region, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley
Senior officials with the World Bank and World Health Organization warned donors and developing countries on Thursday that reductions in health spending amid a global financial crisis could cost lives.