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 UNIDO, Nigeria partner to boost non-oil sector

Video / Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:00:42 GMT

UNIDO, Nigeria partner to boost non-oil sector

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation in partnership with the European Union and the Federal government of Nigeria are currently developing policies and infrastructure that aims to improve Nigeria's competitiveness.

 Africa's brain drain woes

Video / Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:12:53 GMT

Africa's brain drain woes

Joining CNBC Africa to break down the continent's labour woes is Dr Carlos Lopes, the Executive Secretary at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.

  Digital payments can boost tax revenues - UN

Video / Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:17:41 GMT

Digital payments can boost tax revenues - UN

A new study from the United Nations-based "Better than Cash Alliance" has shed some light on the large potential gains for governments and businesses from digitizing payments.

 US debt default averted

Video / Thu, 17 Oct 2013 11:07:55 GMT

US debt default averted

The United States Senate and the House of Representatives voted last night to reopen the government and raise the nation's borrowing limit, ending a 16-day shutdown that brought the nation close to default.

 Nigerian elections affected by insecurity

Video / Tue, 09 Dec 2014 05:02:13 GMT

Nigerian elections affected by insecurity

The United Nations Development Programme has warned that the will of Nigerians to participate in the 2015 general elections may be compromised with the current security situation in the country.

 Kenya prepares to host trade forum

Video / Mon, 16 May 2016 10:06:11 GMT

Kenya prepares to host trade forum

The 14th session on the United Nations Congress on Trade and Development is set for Nairobi in July this year under the theme 'from decisions to actions'.

 Kenya hosts 14th UNCTAD meeting

Video / Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:12:20 GMT

Kenya hosts 14th UNCTAD meeting

The 14th session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development is underway in Nairobi, bringing together various government and business leaders to discuss economic development issues.

 UNIDO, Nigeria partner to boost non-oil sector

Video / Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:00:42 GMT

UNIDO, Nigeria partner to boost non-oil sector

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation in partnership with the European Union and the Federal government of Nigeria are currently developing policies and infrastructure that aims to improve Nigeria's competitiveness.

 Africa's brain drain woes

Video / Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:12:53 GMT

Africa's brain drain woes

Joining CNBC Africa to break down the continent's labour woes is Dr Carlos Lopes, the Executive Secretary at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.

  Digital payments can boost tax revenues - UN

Video / Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:17:41 GMT

Digital payments can boost tax revenues - UN

A new study from the United Nations-based "Better than Cash Alliance" has shed some light on the large potential gains for governments and businesses from digitizing payments.

 US debt default averted

Video / Thu, 17 Oct 2013 11:07:55 GMT

US debt default averted

The United States Senate and the House of Representatives voted last night to reopen the government and raise the nation's borrowing limit, ending a 16-day shutdown that brought the nation close to default.

 Nigerian elections affected by insecurity

Video / Tue, 09 Dec 2014 05:02:13 GMT

Nigerian elections affected by insecurity

The United Nations Development Programme has warned that the will of Nigerians to participate in the 2015 general elections may be compromised with the current security situation in the country.

 Kenya prepares to host trade forum

Video / Mon, 16 May 2016 10:06:11 GMT

Kenya prepares to host trade forum

The 14th session on the United Nations Congress on Trade and Development is set for Nairobi in July this year under the theme 'from decisions to actions'.

 Kenya hosts 14th UNCTAD meeting

Video / Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:12:20 GMT

Kenya hosts 14th UNCTAD meeting

The 14th session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development is underway in Nairobi, bringing together various government and business leaders to discuss economic development issues.

 The United Nations Global Compact

Video / Wed, 06 Feb 2013 08:37:18 GMT

The United Nations Global Compact

The United Nations Global Compact is a voluntary sustainability platform which combines businesses with the U.N, Governments, Labour and Civil Society to ...

 UN Global Compact Network

Video / Mon, 09 Feb 2015 07:55:22 GMT

UN Global Compact Network

Corruption is a vice that impacts the long term sustainability of businesses which has prompted both local and international companies to commit to the UN ...

 Africa Calling for UN Reform - Part 2

Video / Wed, 06 Feb 2013 08:51:05 GMT

Africa Calling for UN Reform - Part 2

South African president Jacob Zuma has aggressively put UN reform at the heart of his address to the UN general assembly calling for change in the ...

 Africa Calling for UN Reform - Part 1

Video / Wed, 06 Feb 2013 09:15:47 GMT

Africa Calling for UN Reform - Part 1

South African president Jacob Zuma has aggressively put UN reform at the heart of his address to the UN general assembly calling for change in the ...

 2011 UN Population Development Report

Video / Thu, 03 Nov 2011 06:32:58 GMT

2011 UN Population Development Report

(www.abndigital.com) The latest UN Population Development Report launched globally today believes the least developed countries will fall away from global ...

 Africa's lady on the UN Women panel

Video / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:00:09 GMT

Africa's lady on the UN Women panel

Tonight Women on Wealth profiles the woman whose job is to fight for the rights of the billions of women across the globe. We bring you a special extended ...

 UN creates green jobs for Zambia

Video / Tue, 03 Feb 2015 16:59:19 GMT

UN creates green jobs for Zambia

The International Labour Office along with the UN have started a joint programme in Zambia aimed at supporting micro, small and medium enterprises by ...

 UN Warns of Slowing Global Growth

Video / Wed, 06 Feb 2013 08:48:24 GMT

UN Warns of Slowing Global Growth

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development warns that growth is slowing in all regions of the world, hamstrung in part by austerity measures that ...

 Africa's urban migration crisis

Video / Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:49:31 GMT

Africa's urban migration crisis

Crisis time is a bad time to make policy. While it may create space for reform, the current quick-fix quest that the United Nations is pursuing in reaction to ...

 Mozambique on the tip of an energy boom

Video / Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:39:05 GMT

Mozambique on the tip of an energy boom

According to the United Nations Mozambique is the 4th poorest nation in the world. It is also a country on the cusp of an energy boom. We find out more at the ...