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BBC journalists arrested in Qatar for reporting on World Cup labourers

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BBC reporter Mark Lobel and a team of journalists have been arrested in Qatar for reporting on low-paid migrant workers ahead of the World Cup in 2022. Lobel stated, “We were invited to Qatar by the prime minister’s office to see new flagship accommodation for low-paid migrant workers in early May – but while gathering additional material for our report, we ...

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Be the next GRI-G4 Reporter & CSR-Practitioner in the Middle East!

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Be the next GRI-G4 Reporter & CSR-Practitioner in the Middle East! Advanced Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training (IEMA Approved) GRI G4 Training on Sustainability Reporting Should your company invest in Corporate Social Responsibility and be producing a corporate Sustainability Report in today’s world of increasing demand for transparency? Let’s talk numbers! With 90% of MENA professionals stating that CSR is ...

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GRI G4 Training on Sustainability Reporting (Abu Dhabi, June 3-4, 2015)

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The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence is hosting its globally recognized “GRI (G4) on Reporting” that focuses on enabling participants to acquire the skills and competencies required for the effective use of the GRI Framework, GRI reports and publication of CSR / Sustainability Reporting in alignment with the new GRI G4 Guidelines. Key Topics covered: Sustainability  reporting  & GRI Guidelines ...

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Advanced Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training (IEMA Approved) (Abu Dhabi, April 19 & 20, 2015)

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The Centre for Sustainability and Excellence is hosting its globally recognized “Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training” that entails a global perspective, representing various perspectives of corporate social responsibility and sustainable development. It focuses on the most advanced methodologies on CSR Strategy and Reporting, Stakeholder Engagement, Green Marketing and CSR Scorecard. The CSR-P Certification Upon successful completion of the training (and ...

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Nomination call for UNESCO-Hamdan Prize 2015-2016

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The fourth edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers has opened the call for nominations. The prize is awarded every two years and it recognizes initiatives that contribute to improving educational practices around the world, with priority given to developing countries and to marginalized and disadvantaged communities. The ...

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Innovation UAE – 6-8 Sept 2015 – Official Summit for Arab Innovation & Education

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Innovation UAE will incorporate the Arab Innovation Summit, to be held under the patronage of the Government of the UAE, hosted by Education Minister H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi. The summit is aimed at demonstrating the importance of innovation in education and the skills development of young people. “It was a very good summit. Better than the traditional conference and most of ...

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ArabBrains announces Innovation UAE – 3-5 May 2015, Abu Dhabi

Innovation UAE - 3-5 May 2015, Abu Dhabi

Official Summit for Arab Innovation & Education 3-5 May 2015, Abu Dhabi, UAE Innovation UAE will incorporate the Arab Innovation Summit, to be held under the patronage of the Government of the UAE, hosted by Education Minister H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi. The summit is aimed at demonstrating the importance of innovation in education and the skills development of young people. ...

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Dialogue on future of innovation in government work looks at shift towards innovation-based services over next year

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Organized by Mohammed Bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation Ministers, government leaders and 200 dignitaries attend session In line with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on the National Innovation ...

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UAE Economic Outlook forum focuses on knowledge economy enablers and best models worldwide

HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid

Two-day forum, held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid, stresses stronger private sector role in knowledge-based economic activity The ‘UAE Economic Outlook 2015′ forum held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, concluded today after a series of ...

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Record number of African Ministries confirmed for Innovation Africa 2014

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A record number of ministers and officials are confirmed to attend this year’s Innovation Africa Summit taking place in Kigali, Rwanda this 18-20 November 2014. So far 37 Ministries of Education, ICT, Science & Technology and other related organisations from 24 African countries will be hosting roundtable meetings over 2 days. Major sponsors include tech giants HP, Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, ...

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