236 results for ["TECHNOLOGY"]
Meetings & Events

Satellite Technology For Sustainable Development

20 Nov 2017

Sponsored by the Permanent Missions of Israel and France to the UN and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

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Initial stocktaking meeting in the process of the intergovernmental negotiations on the review of the implementation of the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society.

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Early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease can help delay its progression and allow patients to receive the appropriate medical treatment. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) helps by supporting Member States and training nuclear physicians

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Youth-led briefing 2013 - DPI/NGO

07 Nov 2013

Theme: Educating and Employing Youth: The influence of Public-Private partnerships in a technological era. [Organized by the NGO Relations Section, Outreach Division, Department of Public Information (DPI)]

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This high-level side event will be co-hosted by the Governments of Brazil and France, represented at ministerial level, with the support of the UN Interagency Task Team on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs to mark the launching of

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Global development today is an increasingly complex ecosystem. Technology companies, billionaire philanthropists, and social entrepreneurs are driving massive disruption in how global development work is done and governments, donor agencies, and NGOs

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Water is a renewable but often limited resource that is frequently wasted or polluted. Isotope hydrology is a nuclear technique that helps countries to better manage water resources by providing information about water origin, age, quality and

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Ongoing deforestation around Inle Lake is leading to significant soil erosion in one of its major tributaries, causing soil accumulation in the lake and threatening the fragile ecosystem of this UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. This conclusion of a study

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Ms. Martha Helena Lopez, Assistant Secretary-General, Office of Human Resources Management in the Department of Management, and Ms. Atefeh Riazi, Chief Information Technology Officer, Assistant Secretary-General, Office of Information and

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Ghana: Digital Graveyard

10 May 2011

Keeping pace with the latest technology can be a headache sometimes. But in some parts of the world, it can actually cause serious problems. As old computers and mobile phones are thrown away, they often end up in landfills in the poorest countries l

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