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[ News ] Posted on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 - 09:46
Montreal, 21 November 2011 – At the first meeting of the Convention’s Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical, and Technological Advice since the adoption of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 at the tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention, held last October in Nagoya, Japan, representatives of government, indigenous and local communities, non-governmental... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 16:23
The Asia Pacific Diligence SDN BHD is pleased to announce a seminar on "Legal and Practical Issues on Gated and Guarded Development in Malaysia", as part of the real estate CPD series. Topics tackled in this seminars include the following: 1. Introduction and understanding of: - Gated communities: concept and application in Malaysia - How different from sale of “strata-type of development” or “... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 16:13
The Asia Pacific Diligence SDN BHD is pleased to announce a seminar on "Legal and Practical Issues on Housing Developers under the Housing Developers Act and the regulations made thereunder: the rights, duties and liabilities of developers, purchasers and financiers ", as part of the real estate CPD series. The following is the seminar outline: 1. The current application of the Housing Developers... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 16:04
The Asia Pacific Diligence SDN BHD is pleased to announce a seminar on "Legal and Practical Issues on Strata Titles, Duties of Developers and Management Corporations", as part of the real estate CPD series. The seminar will focus on the following areas: i) Current legal and practical issues affecting housing developers ii) Understanding the types of development governed by the Strata Titles (... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 15:24
The 3rd Sustainable Phosphorous Summit will focus on "Developing a Blueprint for Sustainable Phosphorus Security." The Summit will bring together key international science, policy and industry stakeholders from different parts of the food production and consumption chain concerned about the role of phosphorus availability and accessibility in global food security, about protecting the environment... Read more
[ Event ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 15:12
The Phosphates International Conference & Exhibition is the only global event for the fertilizer, industrial and feed phosphate markets. Phosphates 2012 will bring together experts and decision makers from leading companies within the fertilizer, industrial and feed phosphate industries, giving you the perfect opportunity to hear their presentations on some of the key issues and challenges... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 11:11
In collaboration with German partners, UN-HABITAT has unveiled a new initiative aimed at addressing youth employment and empowerment. Dubbed “WorldyouthXchange for Employability & Empowerment “, the project has been developed in close collaboration with Art Consulting Agency Riegelsberger and the German Association for Post, Information Technology and Telecommunication (DVPT). It was... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 10:59
UN-HABITAT announced Friday (11November 2011) it will be expanding its successful Lake Victoria Water and Sanitation Initiative to fifteen more cities in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi, with support of US$4.2 million from the African Development Bank. The announcement came during a visit to the sites by key international government representatives to see first-hand the work in Kenya'... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 10:53
Montreal, 16 November 2011 – Yesterday, 15 November 2011, Argentina became the sixty-seventh signatory of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from Their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). The Nagoya Protocol, which was opened for signature in February 2011, will enter into force 90 days after deposit... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Monday, November 21, 2011 - 10:39
UN-HABITAT has teamed up with the Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum and the United Nations Academic Impact agency to stage a glittering urban design exhibition in the visitor's lobby of the world body's global headquarters. The exhibition showing some 60 displays from 23 countries, is open daily to the public through 9 January 2012, and is intended to depict inclusive urban design... Read more

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