IYC could facilitate an e-commerce web site where good & services produced at any local market can be sold/marketed in the global market. The reason why this is an important objective is sustainable economic well being leads to sustainable social well being. Youth led micro financed trade opportunities that contributes to sustainable development should be fostered. In most circumstances it is access to market which is a deterrent. This deterrent can be mitigated by this…Continue
Added by Daniel Jayasinghe on February 11, 2013 at 10:36am — No Comments
YOU KNOW THOSE CHARITY CHALLENGES THAT EVERYONE IS DOING? THIS ISN'T ONE OF THEM!
Added by Sarah Meek on February 11, 2013 at 9:48am — No Comments
The multi-dimensional effect of lack of development and poverty on Africa and Africans engulfs not only the adult in terms of economic depravity, or the younger generation which makes the most of the African population, through faded possibilities of realizing their life ambitions, but also very importantly and under-discussed is the prevalence of these effects on young infants through child mortality.
Infant mortality around the world is indeed a cause for concern,…Continue
Added by Fiyinfoluwa Elegbede on February 7, 2013 at 3:22pm — No Comments
Born in an environment of great prospects, huge resources, invaluable intellectuals and an ever-hopeful energetic citizenry; it is safe to admit Africa as a continent has been a failure. The reasons while not far-fetched, are unfortunately, also preventable.
In a continent of many…Continue
Added by Fiyinfoluwa Elegbede on February 6, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, every year the country marks the National Environment Day on February 4 to highlight and galvanize public action and awareness about one of the key environmental issues in the UAE. The National Environment Day supports the spirit of individual and collective initiatives and responsibility among all segments of the society on environmental issues.
Dubai is a leading city that is committed to…Continue
Added by SIMRAN VEDVYAS on February 5, 2013 at 9:57am — No Comments
The third meeting of the High Level Panel of Eminent Persons took place in Monrovia between all members of the HLP and seventy CSO representatives. The meeting took the format of a "town hall" event, where CSO members together with grassroots representatives shared evidence,…Continue