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CID Weekly: Sector 'braces for COVID' new survey, plus US elections & fragile states

Posted on 11 November 2020

+ What the US election means for fragile states

International NGOs are often involved in monitoring elections in countries with fragile democratic processes.

The US election has brought the question of the integrity of…
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CID Weekly: new minister, EQ in Turkey, cyclones and gender workshop

Posted on 03 November 2020

+ First female minister announced

We have a new minister and associate minister, and a team that is well  positioned to understand the priorities in the Pacific during COVID.

Ka whakanui matou…
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CID Weekly: Last Day for Dinner Registrations, Events Dates

Posted on 27 October 2020

+ A week of events in our sector - short newsletter

This week is the joint CID/ACFID/PIANGO online conference so this will be a short newsletter.

Please join us online for parts…
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CID Weekly: Jeff Sachs keynote speaker, plus eyes, cyclones & gender in COVID

Posted on 20 October 2020

+ Jeff Sachs -  keynote speaker at our conference next week

Economist Jeffrey Sachs helped to get the UN Sustainable Development Goals off the ground, and is now heading the global Lancet Commission on…
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CID Weekly: WFP wins Nobel Prize, elections, new jobs, and more

Posted on 13 October 2020

+ World Food Programme wins Nobel Peace Prize

The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). The agency was given the prize for its…
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CID Weekly: UNGA, Aid Workers, Conference Announcement

Posted on 06 October 2020

+ Economist Jeffrey Sachs - Keynote Speaker at our Conference

We are delighted to announce that world-renowned economist and leader in sustainable development, Professor Jeffrey Sachs, will deliver a keynote speech at…
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CID Weekly: COVID deaths reach one million

Posted on 29 September 2020

+ COVID deaths reach a million

COVID deaths have reached a million globally, and could go to two million according to the WHO, reports France 24.

Developing countries haven't seen this kind of…
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CID Weekly: SDGs - How bad is it? Plus two-thirds wildlife gone

Posted on 22 September 2020

+ 'An SOS for nature' - WWF report 

WWF’s Living Planet Report 2020 — their flagship publication released every two years — was recently launched.

This comprehensive study of the health of the…
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CID Weekly: COVID's impact on kids, events, podcasts, webinars

Posted on 15 September 2020

+ Impact of COVID on children - new report

CID member, Save the Children have launched their global report -  Protect a Generation: The impact of COVID-19 on children’s lives.

Earlier this…
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CID Weekly: Health of the Sector Report, 0.7%, COVID

Posted on 08 September 2020

+ NZ Aid sector at risk post COVID - new report

The impacts of COVID on aid charities will be 'extremely challenging’, and could mean an ‘existential’ threat to the existence of some agencies, says…
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