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UK Government announces pilot scheme to reduce food waste

Today, the UK Government announced a pilot scheme to reduce food waste. The initiative, which has been given an additional £15 million in funding to tackle food waste, will focus on surplus food from the retail and manufacturing industry.

Read more: http://www.climateaction.org/news/uk-government-announces-pilot-scheme-to-reduce-food-waste

UN system mobilizing to support Indonesia, following earthquake and tsunami disaster.

Rescue workers are still trying to reach areas of Sulawesi in Indonesia affected by an earthquake and tsunami, UN humanitarians said on Monday, noting that more than 840 people have died and more than 600 have been severely injured in the disaster.

Read more: https://news.un.org/en/news/topic/climate-change

Scientists from UN-run climate change panel to present key global warming report for world leaders

Scientists from the United Nations-run intergovernmental panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and representatives from its 195 member governments are meeting in South Korea, to reach agreement over a key summary for policymakers into impact of a 1.5 degree Celsius increase in global warming, above pre-industrial levels.

Read more: https://news.un.org/en/story/2018/10/1021822

Google Summer/Winter/Spring Business Internship 2019 for young graduates.

Google, which is a multinational tech company, invites young graduates for different internship programmes.  The sole purpose of the internship is to assist young graduates with career developments by providing actual work involvements, and applying what they’ve learned in schools.

Read more: https://www.opportunitiesforafricans.com/google-summer-winter-spring-business-internship-2019-for-young-graduates

Shell SPDC Joint Venture University Scholarship Scheme 2017/2018 for Young Nigerian Undergraduates.

Top multinational Oil and Gas Company has invited Nigerian undergraduates to apply for the SPDC JV University Scholarship. National Merit […]

Killer Whales on the verge of extinction

  Poisonous chemicals (Polychlorinated biphenyls; PCBs) which can be found in electrical machineries, threatens to kill approximately half the world’s […]

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