Daily Archives: January 23, 2019

New YPO Global Leadership Survey Finds Young Business Leaders Overwhelmingly Believe Business Is a Force for Good

Ninety-three percent surveyed say business should have a positive impact on society

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the premier global leadership organization for more than 27,000 chief executives, conducted a survey of its members in

Mozambique – Tropical cyclone DESMOND update (GDACS, JTWC, INAM, media)(ECHO Daily Flash of 23 January 2019)

Damage was sustained to infrastructure in Beira City (Dondo District, Sofala Province) after the passage of tropical cyclone DESMOND in central Mozambique on 21 January,

Over the next 24 hours, heavy rain, strong winds and thunderstorms are forecast over central …

Fight for Gender Equality at U.N. Faces Resistance, Report Says

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has inched up slightly in the eyes of women’s groups who said on Wednesday he has delivered on some promises to make the global organization a feminist institution but faces a major backlash and resistance.

The …

Fight for Gender Equality at U.N. Faces Resistance, Report Says

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has inched up slightly in the eyes of women’s groups who said on Wednesday he has delivered on some promises to make the global organization a feminist institution but faces a major backlash and resistance.

The …

Sudan’s Bashir Visits Qatar While US Expresses Concern Over Arrests

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was in Qatar Wednesday to discuss aid for his embattled nation as the United States expressed concern over death, injuries and arrests of Sudanese citizens over four weeks of protests challenging Bashir’s government.

Bashir met with …

2018-2019 Mozambique Humanitarian Response Plan (November 2018 – June 2019)

Mozambique is facing significant pockets of severe food insecurity, mainly due to poor rainfall and the fall army worm (FAW) invasion, which have contributed to reduced crop production, particularly of maize. The drought is also causing increased levels of malnutrition, …