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WHO joins forces with 17 central European countries to step up tailored COVID-19 response

July 26, 2020 2:15 PM
WHO joins forces with 17 central European countries to step up tailored COVID-19 response

    A joint task force has been established by WHO/Europe and the Central European Initiative (CEI) to respond to COVID-19 and step up regional coordination to mitigate the impact of the pandemic. Comprising key health officials from the 17 CEI member states, the task force will serve as a […]

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COVID-19 Pandemic threatens to wide the Gender Gaps that persist despite 30 Years of Progress

July 22, 2020 6:45 PM
COVID-19 Pandemic threatens to wide the Gender Gaps that persist despite 30 Years of Progress

The COVID-19 pandemic threatens to roll back gains in women’s economic opportunities, widening gender gaps that persist despite 30 years of progress. Well-designed policies to foster recovery can mitigate the negative effects of the crisis on women and prevent further setbacks for gender equality. What is good for women is […]

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Dominant Currencies and the Limits of Exchange Rate Flexibility

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Dominant Currencies and the Limits of Exchange Rate Flexibility

  Faced with an unprecedented shock of collapsing global demand and commodity prices, capital outflows, major supply chain disruptions and a generalized drop in global trade, many emerging markets and developing economies’ (EMDEs) currencies have weakened sharply. Will these currency movements support the recovery of these economies? Building on a new dataset, […]

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IMF Managing Director Urges Further Action to Secure a Resilient Recovery

July 21, 2020 12:30 PM
IMF Managing Director Urges Further Action to Secure a Resilient Recovery

  Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today at the conclusion of the virtual meeting of the Group of 20 (G20) Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors, chaired by Saudi Arabia: “Due to the continuing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the […]

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More than 150 Countries engaged in COVID-19 Vaccine global access Facility

July 19, 2020 4:30 PM
More than 150 Countries engaged in COVID-19 Vaccine global access Facility

  Seventy-five countries have submitted expressions of interest to protect their populations and those of other nations through joining the COVAX Facility, a mechanism designed to guarantee rapid, fair and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines worldwide. The 75 countries, which would finance the vaccines from their own public finance budgets, […]

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Amnesty International Researchers recorded Reports of Strikes for Unsafe Working Conditions in 31 Countries

July 18, 2020 1:30 PM
Amnesty International Researchers recorded Reports of Strikes for Unsafe Working Conditions in 31 Countries

  Health workers reported serious shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) in nearly all of the 63 countries and territories surveyed by Amnesty International. This includes countries which may yet see the worst of the pandemic, such as India and Brazil and several countries across Africa. A doctor working in […]

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International Criminal Justice is more important than ever

July 17, 2020 1:45 PM
International Criminal Justice is more important than ever

  The three Principals of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), President Carmel Agius, Prosecutor Serge Brammertz, and Registrar Abubacarr Tambadou issued the following statement to mark International Criminal Justice Day: “On this symbolic day we wish to emphasise that international criminal justice is more important than ever, […]

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Borrell: International Criminal Court is facing persistent External Challenges

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Borrell: International Criminal Court is facing persistent External Challenges

    17 July marks the date of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in 1998. On this occasion the European Union reiterates its commitment to uphold and defend the principles and values enshrined in the Rome Statute and to support the ICC, is […]

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Baby Boom: Number of Babies born in One Day in Bosnia and Herzegovina surprised many

July 16, 2020 1:30 PM
Baby Boom: Number of Babies born in One Day in Bosnia and Herzegovina surprised many

The “Baby Boom” in Republika Srpska made many people smile on Thursday morning. “32 – this is the most positive and joyful number lately. So many babies were born on Thursday. We are richer by 17 girls and 15 boys,” ATV reported. There were 16 births in the Banja Luka maternity […]

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Alfred Kammer appointed as IMF’s Director of the European Department

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Alfred Kammer appointed as IMF’s Director of the European Department

  Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), announced today her intention to appoint Mr. Alfred Kammer as Director of the European Department. Mr. Kammer succeeds Mr. Poul Thomsen, whose retirement was announced previously. He is expected to begin his work in this capacity on August […]

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