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Build resilient, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

Build resilient, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation Excerpts from: United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to transform our world: Investments in infrastructure – transport, irrigation, energy and information and communication technology – are crucial to achieving sustainable development and empowering communities in many countries. It has long been recognized that growth in productivity and [...]

By |2017-06-23T22:38:36+00:00June 23rd, 2017|Human Rights Watch|0 Comments

Economic growth must be inclusive to provide sustainable jobs and promote equality.

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: 17 Goals to transform our world End poverty in all its forms everywhere Extreme poverty rates have been cut by more than half since 1990. While this is a remarkable achievement, one in five people in developing regions still live on less than $1.25 a day, and there are [...]

By |2017-05-10T01:18:31+00:00May 10th, 2017|Human Rights Watch|0 Comments

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture It is time to rethink how we grow, share and consume our food. If done right, agriculture, forestry and fisheries can provide nutritious food for all and generate decent incomes, while supporting people-centred rural development and protecting the environment. Right now, our [...]

By |2017-04-13T00:26:34+00:00April 13th, 2017|Human Rights Watch|0 Comments

HOSPITALS IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA RAMP UP EFFORTS AGAINST HIV-RELATED STIGMA

Zero Discrimination in Health-care HOSPITALS IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA RAMP UP EFFORTS AGAINST HIV-RELATED STIGMA MARCH 2017 A Report from UNAIDS The Bamrasnaradura Infectious Disease Institute in Nonthaburi is one of Thailand’s premier hospitals in AIDS treatment and care. Its waiting rooms welcome many patients. This month, people waiting for appointments will see on hospital [...]

By |2017-03-12T13:40:34+00:00March 12th, 2017|Human Rights Watch|0 Comments

Maternal mortality has fallen by almost 50 per cent since 1990

 UN Sustainable Development reports: Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being for all at all ages is essential to sustainable development. Significant strides have been made in increasing life expectancy and reducing some of the common killers associated with child and maternal mortality. Children health Children born into poverty are almost twice as likely [...]

By |2017-01-01T19:41:01+00:00January 1st, 2017|Human Rights Watch|0 Comments

Climate Change

In the 19th century, an awareness began to dawn that accumulated carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere could create a “greenhouse effect” and increase the temperature of the planet.  A perceptible process in that direction had already begun — a side-effect of the industrial age and its production of carbon dioxide and other such "greenhouse [...]

By |2016-11-25T02:30:31+00:00November 25th, 2016|Human Rights Watch|0 Comments