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Uni Helsinki research on adolescent girls in Mozambique

Nutrition | Helsinki | Finland | 17 Mar 2017 | In developing countries, children and women suffer the most from hunger and adverse effects of malnutrition. It has been estimated that maternal and child undernutrition is the underlying cause of more than 3 million child deaths yearly.


ICTs importance for implementing the SDGs

Agenda 2030 | Bonn| Germany| 15 Mar 2017 | Established and non-traditional donors are focusing efforts on the use of information and communications technology to support the implementation of the SDGs and transfer the advantages of the technological revolution to the most vulnerable.


Learning Journey Urban, Peri-Urban Development Dynamics

Agenda 2030 | Bern | Switzerland | 9 Feb 2017 | SDC is announcing an exciting learning journey on "Urban, Peri-Urban Development Dynamics". SDC recognised that urban and peri-urban development is becoming increasinlgy important in view of the global trends of an "urbanized world".


HarvestPlus selected as 2017 Launch Food Innovator

Nutrition | Washington D.C. | United States | 1 Feb 2017 | One of the most active members of the nutrition work stream of the Platform was recognised for its pioneering work in making staple food crops more nutritious and available to rural communities around the world.


Implications of Agenda 2030 for Rural Development

Agenda 2030 | Bonn | Germany | 12 Jan 2017 |The Addis Ababa Action Agenda on Financing for Development, the replacement of the MDGs by the SDGs and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change created a new framework for development policy – Agenda2030.