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UN Maldives and Government of Maldives Hold Initial Consultation Meeting on UNDAF

The United Nations in Maldives held an initial consultation meeting with the Government of Maldives on the new United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) roll-out process, endorsing the UNDAF road map with the timeline as proposed. During the meeting held on April 28, 2014, senior officials from the Ministry of …

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A Needless Toll of Natural Disasters – 29 March 2006

By Eric Schwartz March 29, 2006 WHEN A MUDSLIDE in the southern Philippines wiped out the village of Guinsaugon and killed more than 1,000 people last month, it was the latest in a seeming spike in developing world natural disasters.The numbers impacted by recent calamities are indeed staggering. The earthquake …

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