Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Global inequality persists, threatens UN’s SDGs
The rising global inequality, which has persisted for years, would impact the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the GoalKeepers Data of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation...
Gates Foundation launches initiative to aid success of SDGs
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched its new data on global inequality to overcome a major barrier standing in the way of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
SVNED, Nigerian Mission lead adoption of January 24 as Education Day at UN
Silicon Valley Nigerian Economic Development, Inc., (SVNED) and Nigerian mission at the United Nations (UN) with support from other nations has spearheaded the adoption of January 24 as the International Day of Education. According to a statement made available to The Guardian by the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SVNED, Temitope Ajayi, the resolution was…
Ban, Gates, other global leaders urge acceleration of climate adaptation
On the heels of one of the deadliest climate-related weather disasters affecting countries all over the world, an unprecedented gathering of global leaders...
Government, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Dangote set for food fortification
The Federal Government, Dangote Group, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have identified food fortification as one of the major strategies to decrease the number of over ten million children suffering from malnutrition in Nigeria.
Progress of Nigeria, others against poverty, disease in jeopardy, says report
“We have investments in many states. Our focused delivery programmes are concentrated in Kaduna and Kano. We also have significant investments / engagement in Niger, Lagos, Borno, Yobe, Sokoto, and Bauchi states.
Stakeholders strategise to upscale fortified food production
Minister of Trade and Investment Okechukwu Enelamah said there is a need for government and local processors to collaborate to achieve the objectives of the project.