Green Cross Italy launches “Freddas Project” to plant seeds of progress in Senegal

Green Cross Italy is undertaking a powerful project in the West African nation of Senegal, supporting sustainable water, agriculture and energy initiatives in communities, that will also create hundreds of new jobs and empower women. The initiative, known as “Terre di confine – Freddas”, or the “Freddas Project”, is focused on Senegal’s most disadvantaged rural … Read more

2 Months Away: Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Venue: CICG Dates: 19-23 May, 2013 Beginning on 19 May, the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction,  a biennial discussion forum for information exchange and development dialogues regarding disaster diminution, will launch its fourth session since its founding in 2007. Organized by UNISDR, the UN office of International Strategy for Disaster Reduction, the Global Platform … Read more