Companies

New Futuristic Device Puts Music in Your Head Without Headphones

LONDON (AP) — Imagine a world where you move around in your own personal sound bubble. You listen to your...
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International Sustainability

UN-ITU Online Classes Supporting Tech SMEs, the Engine of Economic Recovery in the Global Crisis

Digital technologies are indispensable for the functioning of economies, societies and individual lives around the world. As our personal and...
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Environment Sustainability

The Natural Environment Is Also a Casualty of War, UN Warns

“If we are to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we need to act boldly and urgently, to reduce the risks that...
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International

UK’s Twenty Years Since UN Security Council Resolution on Women, Peace and Security

Women peacebuilders in Georgia Today marks 20 years since the UK led the first-ever UN Security Council Resolution on Women,...
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International

The UK Foreign Office and the Creation of the United Nations (UN)

By Dr. Richard Smith, FCDO Principal Historian Pub quiz question: Where was the first meeting of the United Nations (UN)...
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Environment Sustainability

MEASURES NEEDED TO STOP 200,000 TONNES OF PLASTIC POLLUTING THE MEDITERRANEAN

By Rosie Frost - More than 200,000 tonnes of plastics are being leaked into the Mediterranean Sea every year, according...
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Environment Sustainability

The Arctic Sea Ice Has Yet to Refreeze for the First Time on Record

By Gwynne Dyer - Historically, the Arctic Ocean would freeze right out to its edges (the northern coasts of Canada,...
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Responsible Business Sustainability

The Smart Way Circular Economy Companies Are Reducing Waste In The Food Industry

The circular economy is the idea of keeping materials in use for as long as possible in order to eliminate...
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Doing Good

Corporate Volunteers Can Help Achieve the SDGs

ApaNa Magazine Issue 2 April 2020 COMPANIES, NONPROFITS AND VOLUNTEERS CAN HELP ATTAIN THE SDGS THROUGH VOLUNTEERING PROGRAMMES Recognising the...
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Sustainability

Investing in the SDGs From Rhetoric to Reality

https://youtu.be/XL3jEzRHEEs World leaders have made ambitious commitments to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yet, securing enough resources remains a...
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IN FOCUS

PAHO Urges Deinstitutionalization of Psychiatric Care in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) introduced a new publication on the deinstitutionalization of psychiatric care that presents strategies to transform mental health care in Latin America and the Caribbean by promoting the treatment of people with mental health..

EIB Approves Climate Bank Roadmap To Support €1 Trillion of Climate and Sustainability Investments

[ESG] The European Investment Bank (EIB) Board of Directors announced today that it has approved the EIB Group Climate Bank Roadmap 2021-2025. The roadmap aims to guide future climate action financing by the EIB and European Investment...

CANARI and IDB to Launch New Ecotourism Initiative in Nariva Swamp, Trinidad & Tobago

The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) is working with the Inter-American Development Bank Innovation Laboratory (IDB Lab) to finalise and launch an initiative on “Creating a community-driven, sustainable cluster and brand to transform ecotourism in Navira...

NEWS & VIEWS

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Coronavirus cases: 60,322,952
Deaths: 1,418,959
Recovered: 41,727,414

Coronavirus cases: 140
Deaths: 4
Recovered: 129

Coronavirus cases:262
Deaths: 7
Recovered: 242

Cuba

Coronavirus cases: 7,879
Deaths: 132
Recovered: 7,356

Coronavirus cases: 77
Deaths: 0
Recovered:: 63

Coronavirus cases: 138,829
Deaths: 2,311
Recovered: 112,882

Coronavirus cases: 41
Deaths: 0
Recovered: 30

Coronavirus cases: 5,133
Deaths: 143
Recovered: 4,019

Coronavirus cases: 9,214
Deaths: 232
Recovered: 7,854

Coronavirus cases: 10,343
Deaths: 239
Recovered: 5,518

Martinique

Coronavirus cases: 4,732
Deaths: 37
Recovered: 98

Coronavirus cases: 20
Deaths: 0
Recovered: 19

Coronavirus cases: 220
Deaths: 2
Recovered: 60

Coronavirus cases: 84
Coronavirus deaths: 0
Recovered: 78

Coronavirus cases: 6,450
Deaths:115
Recovered: 5,610

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PARTNER EVENTS

3 December 2020
17:30-18.30 EST

Building Career Skills With Microsoft 365 Workshop

Free of Charge
The Aspire Artemis Foundation and Microsoft are holding a one-hour workshop for persons ages 13+ featuring Microsoft apps and tools used in the education and professional spaces with a focus on PowerPoint and Word.

ApaNa is a proud partner of The Aspire Artemis Foundation and Microsoft's Building Career Skills Workshop.

7 December 2020


UN-ITU Digital World 2020 SME Awards Ceremony

Free of Charge
ITU SME Awards for SMEs or startups with an innovative ICT-based solution with social impact in one of four categories: Connectivity, Smart Cities/Smart Living, E-health, Digital Finance.


ApaNa is a proud partner of the ITU Digital World 2020 SME Awards & Masterclasses

10 December 2020
16:00-18:00 EST

Learn to Design and Code Apps Workshop

Free of Charge
Microsoft and The Aspire Artemis Foundation are conducting a two-hour workshop for students aged 13+. Students will brainstorm their own app idea and learn to cod an app with Code.org App Lab.

ApaNa is a proud partner of The Aspire Artemis Foundation and Microsoft's Learn to Design and Code Apps Workshop

CASE STUDY

The OECS’ 25-year Journey in Maritime Resource Management Reform

The OECS recently published a document entitled, We Are Large Ocean States – Blue Economy and Ocean Governance in the Eastern Caribbean which chronologizes the organisation’s journey in marine resource reform management in the region since the 1980s.

VIDEOS

Coca-Cola Is Creating a Bottle Made from 100% Paper

At Coca-Cola, we are working to create a bottle made 100% from paper – an innovative packaging technology that may help us achieve a World Without Waste. In a new video, we invite you to our lab to see our progress.

New Futuristic Device Puts Music in Your Head Without Headphones

‘Sound beaming’ 3-D technology from Noveto Systems tracks ear and sends it audio using ultrasonic waves, creating personal listening pockets

UN Joint SDG Fund - Investing in the SDGs From Rhetoric to Reality Meeting

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley provides an overview of her country's current situation as it relates to the sustainable development goals and highlights her country's future plans and opportunities for investment in the blue economy and digital sector among others.

MAGAZINE

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Issue #3

Interview with Susan Mahon

Susan Mahon, Trustee and President of Coral Reef Restoration Alliance (CORALL), a Barbadian nonprofit organisation, believes that raising awareness and getting people involved and, the work that CORALL is doing will help save and restore the reefs of Barbados in time. She points out some successes to date. Mahon is an Environmental Scientist and Sustainability Consultant and the former Academic and Managing Director of Bellairs Research Institute of McGill University and...

Doing Good

Corporate Donations to Fight COVID-19

Sustainability

Garden-in-a-Sack: Benefits and How to Build Your Own

Business

Technology is Disrupting the Future of Work

Plus

Protect Your Business in the Digital Era

Interviews

REGIONAL ORGANISATIONS

OECS Moving Ahead on Green Principles and the SDGs

Interview with Dr. Didacus Jules, Director-General, OECS

Nicole Leotaud, Executive Director, CANARI

Supporting the Blue-Green Economy in the Caribbean

Interview with Nicole Leotaud, Executive Director, CANARI

NONPROFIT ORGANISATIONS

RISE (St.Lucia) Inc

Interview with Dr. Stephen King, Founder & Director, RISE (St.Lucia) Inc

VCTT: Connecting Volunteers with Causes

Interview with Giselle Mendez, Founder, Volunteer Center of Trinidad & Tobago

Junior Achievement Biztown Jamaica

Interview with Alphie Aiken-Mullings, President, Junior Achievement Jamaica

Articles

Joanne C. Hillhouse

Finding My Cause Through a Love of Reading and a Passion for Writing

Jean-Claude Counand

Social Enterprise Rescuing Food for A Cause

ApaNa

Towards a Circular Economy: Beyond Recycling

Michele-Lauren Hackshaw

The Recyclable Cup: A Sustainable Solution for Women and Environment

Candice Ramikissoon

Empowering Civil Society to Achieve SDGS

ApaNa

Learning from Nature to Build Resilience in Business

ApaNa

Small-craft Chocolate Makers Change Caribbean Cocoa Industry

ApaNa

Human Choices Will Drive More Outbreaks

ApaNa

Aligning Marketing Strategy with Social Causes

Redcot

SDGs: Are they Realizable in the Caribbean?

Kirk Elliott

Helping A Community Strive for Sustainability

Redcot

The Plastic & Styrofoam Legislative Ban in the Caribbean

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