Wednesday December 21, 2016

Fast-tracking HIV treatment: Parliamentary action and policy options is a 2015 report, published by the Inter-Parliamentary Union and UNAIDS.

HIV treatment helps to prevent new infections and allows those living with HIV to lead normal life, with a prolonged lifespan.

But HIV still kills because treatment is not reaching everyone.

This report is designed as a resource to assist Parliamentarians. It also serves as a call to action.

(Source: Inter-Parliamentary Union)

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Friday April 29, 2016

In 2016, World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD-2016) will focus on the theme: “ICT entrepreneurship for social impact”, in accordance with Resolution 68 and as endorsed by ITU Council 2015. Visit Floor 1 in the Maps, Data and Government Information Centre to learn more about how innovative technology is being used to process information and help human beings communicate with each other anywhere anytime.

(Madgic staff)

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Tuesday September 08, 2015

On September 25-27, the United Nations and its member nations, as well as the Pope will meet to discuss global initiatives. The post-2015 development agenda (also called the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will replace the Millennium Development Goals in 2016. Visit the Maps, Data and Government Information Centre to learn about the proposed new goals. (Source: MADGIC Staff)
 

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