MP & UADB Present the territorial information system project to Local authorities and Representatives of the Diourbel region
COPENHAGUE - Ces fonds serviront de financement pour les opérations dans quatre Villages du Millénaire: Sauri et Dertu (Kenya), Pampaida (Nigeria) et Mayange (Rwanda), conformément à l'engagement pris par le Japon pour la prévention des conflits et la consolidation de la paix en Afrique.
NEW YORK, September 25, 2014 – Prof Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University will lead a team at the NGO Millennium Promise to support the Government of Guinea in its rapid Ebola response.
The work, which begins immediately, will focus on four core activities:
NEW YORK, DECEMBER 15, 2014 – A second $5 million grant from the Government of Japan to the Millennium Villages Project has just been announced. Beginning January 2015, the funds will support operations in four Millennium Villages—Sauri and Dertu (Kenya), Pampaida (Nigeria), and Mayange (Rwanda)—in keeping with Japan’s commitment to conflict prevention and peace-building in these regions.
NEW YORK, JUNE 12, 2014 – On June 3, Chime for Change co-founder Beyoncé Knowles-Carter made a surprise appearance at this year’s anniversary celebration at the Gucci Fifth Avenue flagship store in New York City, and announced a $125,000 gift to Millennium Promise that will help nearly 2,000 at-risk newborns in the Millennium Villages.
JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 13, 2013 - The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the Earth Institute (Columbia University) formed a partnership in 2011 to work with African nations to support their efforts to end extreme poverty. The IsDB and the Earth Institute and its partner, Millennium Promise, are pleased to announce that the IsDB and its poverty reduction arm, the Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD), have now extended more than $100 million in financing to help eight African nations combat extreme poverty, improve public health and achieve more sustainable development.