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Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development

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Aims to strenghten mutual understanding between young Australians and people of the Asia-Pacific region through the placement of skilled Australians on short term assigments in developing countries. The Program achieves these aims by placing skilled young Australians (18-30) on short-term...

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Business and the millennium development goals: a framework for action

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This report provides a framework for action on how companies and business coalitions can work with the UN system, governments, and civil society organisations to help achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), aimed at making globalisation a more positive force for more of the world's people.

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World Business and Development Awards

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Established by the International Chamber of Commerce in 2000, the biennial World Business and Development Awards (WBDA) are the first worldwide business awards to recognize the crucial role of the private sector, large and small, in implementing the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

China Business Council for Sustainable Development (CBCSD)

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The purpose of CBCSD is to provide a platform for exchange and cooperation among Chinese and foreign enterprises, government, and social communities with the objective of sharing information, experiences, and best practices in the field of sustainable development. Through its efforts the...

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The Brokering Guidebook - a guide to navigating effective sustainable development partnerships

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The Brokering Guidebook, produced by IBLF in collaboration with Rio Tinto, UNDP and the UN System Staff College, illuminates the critical role played by brokers in a cross-sector partnership, and outlines the many tasks that a broker may have to carry out during the life of a partnership.

Liberia Youth for Peace and Sustainable Development (LYIPSUD)

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The Liberia Youth Initiative for Peace and Sustainable Development (LYIPSUD), is. a school based media development NGO, allied to HISJONET, an organisation for journalists that focuses on demanding greater openness and transparency in the Liberian school system through periodic reports on the vices...

Namungoona Initiative for Sustainable Development

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The Namungoona Initiative for Sustainable Development is a Ugandan NGO that works for people with disabilities and for women and children. The Initiative is also involved in advocacy and capacity building, water and sanitation projects, education and social development programmes.

Association for Sustainable Development Livelihood Initiatives (SUSTAIN Cameroon)

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The Association for Sustainable Development Livelihood Initiatives (SUSTAIN Cameroon) is an NGO that aims to bring about lasting and positive change to the country's most vulnerable people by helping them to acquire the education, skills and resources necessary to build secure and peaceful lives ...

Youth for Sustainable Development Organization

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The Youth for Sustainable Development Organization (YSDO) is a Tanzanian NGO that is committed to creating awareness among young people in regard to their responsibilities as future citizens. YSDO runs programmes on a range of issues, including entrepreneurship, life skills, self esteem, ICT and...

Northern Uganda Youth in Sustainable Development (NUYISD)

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Northern Uganda Youth in Sustainable Development (NUYISD) is an NGO that focuses on empowering farmers' group and community development. The organisation provides training in commercial agriculture, and environmental conservation.