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Asian benchmarks decline after bear market hits Wall Street

Independent Record 14 Jun 2022
inflation data, and another day closer to the June FOMC meeting, and global markets, we well as those here in Asia have been demonstrating that they don’t like where the global economy sits right now,” Robert Carnell, regional head of research Asia-Pacific at ING, said in a report.
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Roe v. Wade to Be Overruled: Ignorance of Human Rights or a Savior for Unborn Lives?

Jurist 20 May 2022
“Bodily autonomy and integrity—the power to make our own choices about our own bodies—are grounded in gender equality and human rights, and are necessary for women’s empowerment and to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals,” noted Bjorn Andersson, UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Director.
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Boys face significant risk of not completing their education, UNESCO warns

Urdu Point 08 Apr 2022
In East Asia and the Pacific, the figure is 87, while in the Arab States and Central and Eastern Europe region, it is 91 per 100 ... This is seen across East Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Arab States, which show some of the highest risk of boys dropping out of school.
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Leave no child behind: Global report on boys’ disengagement from education

Reliefweb 07 Apr 2022
In East Asia and the Pacific, the equivalent is 87, while in the Arab States and Central and Eastern Europe region, it is 91 ... This trend is seen across East Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Arab States, which show some of the highest risk of boys dropping out of school.
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UNHCR: Women, Children Bearing Brunt of Crisis

Tolo News 06 Apr 2022
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) once again expressed concern over the current situation of women and children in Afghanistan ... Robust donor support is vital; women and girls and their communities must have access to life-saving aid,” UNHCR Asia Pacific tweeted ... “My children are very small. I have no food at home ... .
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Two Years On: The Need for Gender-Sensitivity in Humanitarian Protection (29 March 2022)

Reliefweb 05 Apr 2022
One of the most disaster-prone regions in the world to begin with, the Asia-Pacific region has been battered since the pandemic struck ... In East Asia and the Pacific, it will take longer, at 165.1 years ... In Southeast Asia, militaries tend to be heavily involved in state response during times of disasters.
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2022 Augusta National Women's Amateur schedule, how to watch on TV and stream online

Golf Week 29 Mar 2022
Women’s Amateur Champion Reigning Women’s Amateur Champion Reigning Women’s Asia-Pacific Amateur Champion Reigning R&A Girls Amateur Champion Reigning U.S. Girls’ Junior Champion Reigning Girls Junior PGA Champion Past champions of the Augusta National ...
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Plan International supports children, young people and communities in aftermath of Tonga volcanic eruption

Reliefweb 15 Mar 2022
"Plan International is concerned for the safety and welfare of girls, boys, young women and communities across the Pacific," said Christine Deo-Reddy, Plan International Pacific Programme Director ... Asia-Pacific Regional Hub Media Coordinator ... Plan International has been operating in Asia-Pacific since 1948.
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Design and deliver a Training on Strengthening Fundraising Capacity of CSOs for Sustainable Impact Consultancy.

Reliefweb 10 Mar 2022
Plan International Asia and Pacific Hub ... Plan International Asia and Pacific hub by Civil Society Strengthening (CSS) programme funded by Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) aims to build the capacity of Civil Society organisations (CSOs) within the Programme particularly for sustainability.
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International Women’s Day 2022: Women empowerment critical in promoting resilience and mitigating effects of climate change during emergencies

Reliefweb 09 Mar 2022
Bjorn Andersson, Regional Director, UNFPA Asia-Pacific, climate change is a multiplier of pre-existing forms of vulnerabilities and inequalities, including gender inequalities, often resulting in negative impacts for women and girls ... With Asia-Pacific being the most disaster-prone ...
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International Women’s Day 2022: Women's empowerment critical in promoting resilience and mitigating effects of climate change during emergencies

Reliefweb 09 Mar 2022
Bjorn Andersson, Regional Director, UNFPA Asia-Pacific, climate change is a multiplier of pre-existing forms of vulnerabilities and inequalities, including gender inequalities, often resulting in negative impacts for women and girls ... With Asia-Pacific being the most disaster-prone ...
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Gender equality and women’s empowerment today for a sustainable tomorrow

The Jakarta Post 08 Mar 2022
Between 2010 and 2020, Asia and the Pacific accounted for three-quarters of the ... With Asia-Pacific being the most disaster-prone region in the world, we cannot ignore the disproportionate effects of climate change on women and girls.
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Gender equality and women's empowerment today for a sustainable tomorrow

China Daily 08 Mar 2022
Between 2010 and 2020, Asia and the Pacific accounted for three-quarters of the 122 million people who were affected by disasters. With Asia-Pacific being the most disaster-prone region in the world, we cannot ignore the disproportionate effects of climate change on women and girls ... The author is regional director with UNFPA Asia-Pacific. .
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ADB approves 95 mln USD loan to Cambodia for COVID-19 vaccine purchase

Xinhua 15 Feb 2022
In addition to the Asia Pacific Vaccine Access Facility (APVAX) loan, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is expected to provide co-financing of 50 million U.S ... Asia & PacificEuropeMiddle EastNorth AmericaSouth AmericaAfricaOrganizations Services.
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Exclusive-U.N. aims to launch new Afghanistan cash route in February: U.N. note

Metro USA 10 Feb 2022
... and Western governments are reluctant to release funds unless they see the Taliban show greater respect for human rights, especially those of women and girls https.//www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/un-rights-office-demands-release-afghan-women-activists-2022-02-08.

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