Press accreditation for COP 17/CMP 7 in Durban, South Africa is open. The deadline for application is Wednesday, 16 November 2011.
Social Entrepreneurs Hold Key for Job Creation and Green Economy Transformation in DR Congo Kinshasa – With half of Africa’s forests and water resources and trillion-dollar mineral reserves, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) could become a powerhouse of African development provided multiple pressures on its natural resources are urgently addressed.
Pretoria – Ask the parent of the average South African teenager what their child gets up to in the evenings, and many will tell you that their sons or daughters are probably typing away on their cellphones, on South Africa’s largest social network – MXit.
Press accreditation for the 17th Conference of Parties (COP17/CMP7) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) opens today, Thursday, 6 October 2011 through to Wednesday, 16 November 2011.
Aguascalientes – This was the stark message from UN-HABITAT, at the Global Observance of World Habitat Day, held this year in Aguascalientes, Mexico on Monday 3 October.