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Daily Archives: August 16, 2017

Know ICAO Global Aviation Safety Plan for 2017-2019

New Delhi (ABC Live): ICAO Global Aviation Safety Plan :The air transport industry plays a major role in the global economy. With air traffic projected to increase significantly in the future, aviation safety planning at the international, regional and national levels is essential to manage growth in a safe, efficient and environmentally responsible manner. The ICAO Global Aviation Safety Plan …

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IAEA Releases Isotope Browser Mobile Application

New York (ABC Live) : Isotope Browser Mobile Application : Scientists and professionals in nuclear-related areas from all over the world can now use the IAEA Isotope Browser mobile application in all six official United Nations languages as well as in Italian, Japanese, Slovenian and traditional Chinese. “While English may be one of the most widely spoken languages in the …

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Know Indian Independence Act 1947

New Delhi (ABC Live):Indian Independence Act 1947:  India was liberated from British control by a statute passed by United Kingdom Parliament on July 18, 1947. The objective mentioned in Indian Independence Act 1947 was  to make provision for the setting up in India of two independent Dominions, to substitute other provisions for certain provisions of the Government of India Act, …

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UNFCCC Alerts on Climate Change Gender Action Plan

New Delhi (ABC Live):Climate Change Gender Action Plan : The incoming Fijian COP23 Presidency and the UNFCCC Secretariat are inviting all countries that have not yet done so to nominate a national focal point for Gender and Climate Change prior to COP23, which will take place from 6-18 November in Bonn, Germany. The gender focal point will assist with all gender-related decisions and mandates under the …

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Half Millions Suspected Cholera Cases in Yemen

GENEVA (ABC Live):- Suspected Cholera Cases  :The total number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen this year hit the half a million mark on Sunday, and nearly 2000 people have died since the outbreak began to spread rapidly at the end of April. The overall caseload nationwide has declined since early July, particularly in the worst affected areas. But suspected cases …

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UN Humanitarian Country Team Helps Nepal in Floods

New Delhi (ABC Live): UN Humanitarian Country Team : The Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) has been activated in Nepal to support response efforts in the aftermath of severe floods that have hit the nation, the office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator in the country has said. According to a humanitarian update issued by the office, as of 11:00 AM local time, 14 August, at …

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