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Firm for Agricultural Policy Analysis to Support Climate-resilient Policy Actions in Punjab Province (Pakistan)

Reliefweb 25 Feb 2021
The "Climate Adaptation and Resilience for South Asia" or CARE for South Asia project is a five-year (2020-2025), regional project supported by the World Bank, and implemented by Asia Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) and Regional Integrated Multi-hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES).

Cannabis Seeds Canada: Rules, Regulations & Best Local Seed Banks

New York Observer 25 Feb 2021
The 5 Best Canadian Seed Banks that Ship to Canada ... After he founded ILGM in the Netherlands in 2012, it quickly grew into one of the most popular online seed banks in the world. ILGM has now blossomed into a cannabis knowledge center for sharing growing information—both a source of expert knowledge and a beginner-friendly seed bank.

Bulgarian Taxpayers Paying For Officials' Cheap Vacations

Beijing News 24 Feb 2021
Collectively, the World Bank concluded, Bulgaria's remaining state-owned recreation centers for government officials and civil service employees operate at an annual loss of more than $11 million a year ... In fact, the World Bank experts recommended that government ministries and ...

Pandemic reinforces gender inequality, women have just 76% of men’s legal rights

Hindustan Times 24 Feb 2021
In its annual report, the World Bank warns of Covid-19 pandemic reinforcing gender inequality in many countries, with women on average having just 76% of men’s legal rights in their economic opportunities like travel, disadvantages in parenting and retirement ... The World Bank ...

Poverty and Welfare Impacts of COVID-19 and Mitigation Policies in Georgia

Reliefweb 23 Feb 2021
This webpage serves as a platform to share the HFPSs collected and the analyses produced for Georgia by the World Bank and other development partners. The World Bank collaborated with the Caucasus Research Resource Centers in Tbilisi, Georgia to conduct a COVID-19 Georgia High Frequency Survey.

Understanding the Socioeconomic Conditions of Refugees in Kenya | Volume A: Kalobeyei Settlement - Results from the 2018 Kalobeyei Socioeconomic Survey

Reliefweb 23 Feb 2021
Initiated jointly by UNHCR and the World Bank, the SES was designed to support the settlement’s ... In doing so, it provides lessons for how this important information may be collected in other settings, in line with the vision of the World Bank-UNHCR Joint Data Center (JDC).

Harder but not impossible: COVID-19 and the Sustainable Development Goals

GreenBiz 22 Feb 2021
I am thinking especially of global poverty, hunger, health and education — SDGs 1 through 4 — where the latest figures from the World Bank and other centers of analysis paint a bleak picture of years lost and lives threatened ... The SDGs are treated as an interlinked system of goals because that is how the world actually works.

World Bank approves $97M grant to tackle COVID-19 and drought: Afghanistan

Khaama Press 17 Feb 2021
To support Afghans affected by drought, Covid-19 pandemic, and nutrition security, the world bank has granted a total of $97.50 million from the international development association (IDA) to Afghanistan. This grand will also help build early warnings of drought and response systems for the country, World Bank said in a statement on Tuesday.

airSlate Secures $50 Million from Silicon Valley Bank

The Marshall News Messenger 17 Feb 2021
, a leader in no-code business automation solutions, today announced it has received $50 million in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank for a total of $130 million in capital raised to date ... About Silicon Valley Bank ... SVB provides targeted financial services and expertise through its offices in innovation centers around the world.

Max Learning Ventures Partners with Finland Education Firm, Concludes First Batch of ECE Training

Yahoo Daily News 17 Feb 2021
Max Group focusses on building and leveraging relationships with the best in the world in its relentless pursuit of excellence ... With the FINE Pedagogical methods, such as the phenomenon and play-based learning, children learn about the world around them, in a child-centered manner.

Genie Solar Energy Completes Rooftop Solar Installation Using Panels Made In America

The Trentonian 16 Feb 2021
... projects included on-site power systems supplied to facilities such as the World Trade Center, Federal Reserve Bank, the Statue of Liberty, and Yankees Stadium in New York, as well as many hospitals, factories, communications, and municipal projects that require reliable energy.

REQUEST FOR QUOTATION (RFQ) Office Furniture and Equipment (Pakistan)

Reliefweb 12 Feb 2021
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) has received financing from the World Bank (Bank) towards the cost of the CARE for South Asia project and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments ... Any clarification request regarding this RFQ may be sent to Asian Disaster Preparedness Center.