Tag: eradication

12 is better than one: The importance of partnerships in impact work

editor editor- February 5, 2019 01:32

Paul Vallee is Managing Director of the BestCities Global Alliance. He is responsible for the successful delivery of the alliance’s strategic plan, performance monitoring, and overseeing its operations. Paul is ... Read More

They’re everywhere – enormous swarm of locusts descends on Mecca

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 12, 2019 17:20

Saudi Arabia's Mecca attracts millions of Muslim pilgrims from across the globe every year, but this time it became a site of completely different pilgrimage. The locust have been plaguing ... Read More

Gambia Tourism Board issues manual on fighting child sex tourism

editor editor- October 8, 2011 04:05

The Gambia Tourism Board in its commitment to eradicate child sex tourism in Gambia constituted a task force committee for developing a training manual on child sex tourism. Read More

UN-backed meeting aims to eradicate torture in Latin America and Caribbean

editor editor- June 16, 2011 03:52

Human rights experts and government officials from 11 countries today began a United Nations-backed meeting aimed at eradicating torture from Latin America and the Caribbean, the Office of the UN ... Read More

UN: Transition to “green economy” must aim at poverty eradication

editor editor- March 5, 2011 02:26

A senior United Nations official today cautioned that the failure to tackle poverty can only lead to rising social tensions, ecological pressures and economic crisis, stressing the importance of a ... Read More