United Nation Ambassadors, have on behalf of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), launched a Coronavirus relief Fund of $200million for rural communities to prevent economic shocks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic from triggering a global hunger and food crisis.
This year’s packed agenda of negotiations on climate change, biodiversity and the global ocean was supposed to address the fortunes of a living world in a critical condition. But the coronavirus pandemic is forcing drastic changes to the schedule.
As the United Nations advocates sustainable human relationship with the planet, the Federal Government has restated its commitment to tackle illegal wildlife trade under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).
As the world celebrates World Radio Day today under the theme, ‘Radio and Diversity,’ radio stations and broadcasters have been urged to promote a diversity of editorial contents and programme types reflecting the variety of the audiences.