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Afghanistan, terror sanctuaries in Pakistan on agenda for Blinken’s visit

Hindustan Times 25 Jul 2021
Blinken is the third senior member of the Biden administration to visit India after defense secretary Lloyd Austin in March and special presidential envoy for climate John Kerry in April ... tapping opportunities in healthcare, education, the digital domain, innovation and security.
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Withdrawal from U.S. Climate Alliance is Wrong

Flathead Beacon 24 Jul 2021
Following his decision to withdraw, he released a statement, saying that he believes the solution to climate change is unleashing American innovation, not overbearing government mandates ... Moreover, Gianforte’s statement about unleashing American innovation as a solution to climate change is laughable when you consider his track record.
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Senators propose more money for water sources

Santa Barbara News-Press 24 Jul 2021
“As the climate crisis exacerbates drought conditions in California and throughout the West, we need to be proactive in strengthening and diversifying our water supply,” said Sen ... “California is bearing the brunt of the impacts of the climate crisis, but we are also on the forefront of innovative ways to combat this crisis.”.
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Emirati politician visits the Central Arava Regional Council

The Jerusalem Post 24 Jul 2021
"We were pleased to host Ms ... "The visit is intended to examine collaborations with the UAE in the field of food and water research and the development of advanced agriculture and innovation in a world that may undergo a climate crisis," Tzur elaborated. . cnxps.cmd.push(function () { cnxps({ playerId ... .
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Macron meets Japan PM on Olympic visit

Urdu Point 24 Jul 2021
Macron is in Tokyo for the virus-postponed summer Games, with the 2024 edition of the sporting extravaganza set to take place in Paris ... They said they discussed the fight against climate change, which "is not a constraint but an opportunity for innovation and job creation" ... Macron's advisors met with Fichot on Thursday ....
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Joint fintech and innovation festival returns in November with focus on sustainability and climate change

Straits Times 23 Jul 2021
"These include sustainability and climate change, which have become a global priority as nations and businesses race to find innovative solutions that can mitigate their environmental impact as they grow," said ESG ... change have created opportunities for business innovation.
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Innovation, fintech fest returning in Nov with green focus

Straits Times 23 Jul 2021
"These include sustainability and climate change, which have become a global priority as nations and businesses race to find innovative solutions that can mitigate their environmental impact as they grow," said ESG ... Mr Edwin Chow, ESG's assistant chief executive for innovation and ...
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Government of Ethiopia selects Ayuda en Acción's livestock insurance as an innovative solution to hunger

Reliefweb 23 Jul 2021
A satellite-based warning system and the measurement of climate indices enable families to act in time to prevent the loss of livestock ... More than 10,000 pastoralist livestock farmers in Borena, in the Oromia region, have already benefited from this innovative tool to mitigate the risk of disasters related to the climate crisis.
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DEWA’s SDME encourages teams to use latest technologies to create innovative, sustainable smart housing

Urdu Point 23 Jul 2021
It also supports DEWA’s efforts to promote innovation in sustainability and encourage youth from around the world to develop innovative solutions that support global climate action as well as the transition to a more sustainable lifestyle to protect the environment and its natural resources.
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FAO head urges G20 to invest in a healthy planet for healthy food

Urdu Point 23 Jul 2021
Qu made the call at the G20 Ministerial Meeting on the Environment, which discussed solutions for nature and sustainability - from combating climate change to building sustainable cities. "Today, humanity faces a triple planetary crisis of biodiversity loss, climate crisis and the impact of the pandemic," said the Director-General.
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Energy Challenge: ATTC emerge Greater Accra winners

Ghana Web 23 Jul 2021
ATTC beat nine other schools with the construction of a solar water heater panel designed to reduce power rationing and fight climate change ... He said it was also to instil in the students a passion for solving renewable energy, energy efficiency and climate change challenges through innovative research.
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5 women-owned startups awarded ¢285k in Standard Chartered Women In Technology program

Joy Online 23 Jul 2021
The incubator programme is run in Ghana by Standard Chartered Bank, in partnership with Ashesi University’s Ghana Climate Innovation Centre ... Speaking after the competition, Ruka Sanusi, Executive Director of the Ghana Climate Innovation Centre, Ashesi University, stated that “We commend the award winners for their performance.
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Increase access to digital insurance services in Africa – Allianz Insurance CEO

B & FT Online 23 Jul 2021
The Chief Executive Officer of Allianz Insurance, Darlington Munhuwani, has called on African innovators aiming to provide insurance services to focus more digital distribution on the continent to increase penetration and growth ...Climate is changing, putting food security at risk – where are our African innovators?” he asked.
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Big Meat PR Campaign Aims to Deceive Consumers on Industry’s Huge Climate Impact

Children's Health Defense 23 Jul 2021
Downplaying the impact of livestock farming on the climate ... In addition, meat industry groups such as the and AHDB promote various climate innovations, ranging from anaerobic digesters and precision feed management to new slurry and manure management technologies, which they say significantly reduce the industry’s climate footprint.
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Economic and Social Council Must Play Critical in Guiding Global Response to Pandemic, Says Incoming President, Opening 2022 Session

Reliefweb 23 Jul 2021
... efforts; reducing inequalities within and between countries; post‑conflict development; scaling up support for science, technology and innovation; tackling the climate crisis and biodiversity loss; encouraging inclusivity and partnerships; and promoting youth participation.
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