IsDB Engage (@IsDBEngage )

IsDB Engage

Bio Engage is a digital hub which will accelerate economic and social progress in the developing world through the power of science, technology and innovation.
Location Jeddah
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Twitter Web App : On February 19th, 2020, IsDB organized a joint workshop with BAPPENAS of the Republic of Indonesia on the Global Value Chain (GVC) Selection Analysis. Find out more: isdb.org/news/isdb-and-…

Hootsuite Inc. : Happy Independence day to our #ICD_PS member country, Kuwait!

Today, ICDs Headquarters wears also the flag of this great nation on that occasion!

For more info about ICDs activities in #Kuwait and other member countries, click here: icd-ps.org/en/member-coun…

Twitter Web App : During a high-level visit to #Morocco, ITFC CEO Eng. Hani Salem Sonbol met with the recently appointed GM of @icdt_oic, Mme Latifa Abdellaoui to discuss potential areas for collaboration including capacity building programs and promoting Arab-Africa Trade.
#ITFCImpact

Twitter Web App : Agricultural labour productivity is a key driver of industry development. To bolster the agricultural sector in our member countries, and reach #SDG2, ICIEC is committed to helping our member countries secure the equipment they need to reach their development potential.

Falcon Social Media Management : Lasting, radical change requires broad & deep engagement. We love this quote from the Mobilisation Lab Cookbook written for Greenpeace. Check it out if youre looking for some engagement wisdom! fal.cn/36Kd3

Falcon Social Media Management : Have you listened to I.G. Advisors #WhatDonorsWant podcast? In this episode, guest speakers Philippa Charles & Flora Craig give a behind-the-scenes view into the grant-making process! Listen here: fal.cn/36Knp

Hootsuite Inc. : #IslamicFinance focuses explicitly on linking financing to productive economic activity, and expects this to contribute to sustainable economic, social and enviornmental outcomes.

Read more: rpt.rfi-foundation.org/download.html

Twitter Web App : Achieving #SDG8 is crucial for ICIEC member countries. With two thirds of the MENA population under the age of 35, ICIEC works to ensure that these young people have access to high quality jobs today, for a more prosperous tomorrow. #SDGs

iPhone : “We aimed to do something extraordinary with this one,” Director Cary Joji Fukunaga gives a behind-the-scenes look at #NoTimeToDie

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Twitter Web App : Positive & authentic stories are at the heart of impact. 😊💙Living by this in the work you do is key! Thanks for sharing these inspiring words with us Vinay Nair. Lightful #TuesdayThoughts

iPhone : #OIC welcomes the agreement reached between the United States of America and the #Taliban, in consultation with the Government of #Afghanistan, on nationwide reduction in violence across Afghanistan paving the way for sustainable peace: oic-oci.org/topic/?t_id=23…

Twitter Web App : Fatuma is one of 5️⃣2️⃣ female lawyers trained on the law degree set up by UN Development and Puntland State University.

In 2012, only 1️⃣ of Puntland’s lawyers was a woman!

#SDG16 #SDG5 #accesstojustice #RuleOfLaw

Twitter Web App : 2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration for womens empowerment. Has womens action agenda impacted #SDG7?

Our February #newsletter is out! Click here buff.ly/2PpqKdJ and start reading it!

#SDG5 #SDGs #GlobalGoals #CleanEnergy #GenderEquality

Twitter Web App : How can #blockchain unlock finance for projects with positive social and environmental impacts in support of #SDGs?

Read our new paper “Impact Tokens: A blockchain-based solution for impact investing” bit.ly/impact-tokens

Android : Halal certification is big business. Critics say the dominant model is hindering the halal ecosystem, being driven by profit rather than consumer well-being and Islamic ethics. Is it time for global oversight of halal certification bodies?salaamgateway.com/story/seeking-… #Halal

Twitter Web App : Commentary: Destinations should turn to Muslim tourists to plug the gap in Chinese arrivals salaamgateway.com/story/commenta… #COVID19

Twitter Web App : 2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration for womens empowerment. Has womens action agenda impacted #SDG7?

Our February #newsletter is out! Click here buff.ly/2PpqKdJ and start reading it!

#SDG5 #SDGs #GlobalGoals #CleanEnergy #GenderEquality

Android : اللي عالق في البلدوزر ده: فلسطيني.
بقت كل مطالب الفلسطينيين: ممكن تقتلونا بكرامة؟
The thing that is stuck in the bulldozer is a Palestinian man. The protest is not that he is killed. But killed with so much humiliation

iPhone : As part of the #RESADE project, ICBA - ag4tomorrow scientists along with the local partners, just concluded the technical meeting in #Mozambique 🇲🇿. During the meeting, the team also identified the site for Best Practices Hub (BPH), located at the Moamba district of Mozambique.

iPhone : Identifying a customers pain points is the first step for entrepreneurs in developing a new product.

In this article Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School Julia Austin offers tips for choosing the right job to be done.

engaging.works/global-hub/fee…

iPhone : Insightful article looking at how Sea freight transport, the lifeblood of trade and a bellwether of the global economy, has been blown off course by the new coronavirus, sparking general alarm.

engaging.works/global-hub/fee… #coronavirus #freight

Android : Taking stock of existing skillsets (both technical & non-technical) and finding a way to connect members of a team is a good way to expand and encourage #dataliteracy in an organisation - its not always about hiring to fill the gap. bit.ly/2TcNdvB via Training Journal

Twitter Web App : Hey World, heres an important reminder:

Education is the right for every woman, man and child.

Lets make it happen!

👉 on.unesco.org/2HTfOB1 #GlobalGoals #SDG4

Twitter Web App : What a honour for us being in this important and potential network! This network is a connection and a tool toward achieving world’s future as today’s young generation. Many thanks One Young World for supporting and leading us. Can’t wait! #OYW2019 #London 🇬🇧 #OYW2020 #Munich 🇩🇪 twitter.com/oneyoungworld/…

Twitter Web App : Does Gothenburg lead the ranking of Europes most sustainable cities? The Swedish city, together with Málaga, in Spain, won the 2019 EU’s European capital of smart tourism competition. Congratulations to these fortunate European citizens! Keep it up!
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Twitter Media Studio : Behind-the-meter (#BTM) #batteries at the individual or household level,
combined with the right incentives, can unlock demand-side flexibility
and ease system integration of #electricity from #wind and #solar energy: bit.ly/37g3MvP #ItsPossible

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iPhone : Over 1,250 #offgridsolar professionals and stakeholders from 75 countries came together at the 2020 edition of the #offgridsolarforum in Nairobi last week - committing to step up efforts towards #sustainable energy. Read more: ow.ly/VrCf30qkzNX

Social Media Publisher App : Today, our Project Manager & Analyst Duncan Gibb took part in a panel at #DecarbCities forum, discussing EUs role in #energytransition Alignment between local and national policymaking is key to spurring uptake of #renewables in #cities towards #Europes near-zero 2030 target

Twitter Web App : #DYK Africa is the fastest-urbanizing region in the world. #AfricaDay, co hosted by European Investment Bank on 27 Feb 2020, will give us a chance to work together to bridge the gap in financing infrastructure and support sustainable urban development in Africa. #SDG11

iPhone : “if we want more women entrepreneurs, we need more investors en women entrepreurs” 👏👏👏
I absolutely agree!!!

#Impulse4Women, debate session with women innovation leaders at #TechSpiritBarcelona

iPhone : Rachel Rank Complex but Rockefeller Foundation and the Green Revolution: link.springer.com/article/10.100… & rockfound.rockarch.org/agriculture

Twitter Web App : Collective action is needed to #LeaveNoOneBehind.

UN Development hosted the 1st of the 5 roundtable discussions w/ CSOs in Chennai on #humanrights violation in businesses.

Recommendations will help the Min of Corp Affairs, GOI in preparing the National Action Plan on #BizHumanRights.

Twitter Web App : #SaveTheDate

This year, the global community will mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action

IFAD at #CSW64 ➡️ bit.ly/32wElp1

#IWD2020 #EachforEqual

Android : 4SD encourages #LivingSystems Leadership, which enables more effective engagement across sectors. We foster integrated #people-centred action in ways that are inclusive, connecting stakeholders and offering the promise of generative futures for all: 4sd.info #SDGs

Twitter Web App : The plight of civilians caught in conflict in Idlib is desperate. World Food Programme needs an immediate end to fighting & access to those who are most in need.

Elsewhere in #Syria: more resources are needed to support people who are facing a deepening economic crisis after years of conflict.

iPhone : Today, UNIDO) 's Twitter Profile">UNIDO) 's Twitter Profile">UNIDO Rep 2 ECOWAS-CEDEAO Jean Bakole met with d Hon.Minister Environment Ministry Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar 2 update him of the new UNIDO) 's Twitter Profile">UNIDO) 's Twitter Profile">UNIDO -Nigeria CP 4 Inclusive & Sustainable Ind.Devt (2018-2022) & reaffirmed UNIDO) 's Twitter Profile">UNIDO) 's Twitter Profile">UNIDOs commitment to a sustainable environment in Nigeria.António Guterres

iPhone : #Africa has the energy & the determination to realise #Agenda2063 & #2030Agenda. We can raise ambition & accelerate action to ensure a future of dignity, peace & prosperity for all. I thank President President of Zimbabwe, the Government & people of #Zimbabwe for hosting the #ARFSD2020

Hootsuite Inc. : Meet the women changing farming in #Togo: wrld.bg/3fS650yuFbc. #ChangingLives

iPhone : Tony Siantonas ⁦WBCSD⁩ introduces CEO’s guide to Food System Transformation (necessarily brief) at #ZeroEmissionsCPH

iPhone : .United Nations’s Amina J Mohammed’s address to the sixth Session of the #African Regional Forum for Sustainable Development. #ARFSD2020

This annual meeting comes at a decisive moment for delivering the goals of two mutually reinforcing #2030Agenda & #Agenda2063. un.org/sg/en/content/…

iPhone : The average woman cocoa farmer is paid as little as 23p a day, highlighting a gender pay gap in the global chocolate industry, according to Fairtrade. #sdgs8 bbc.co.uk/news/business-…

iPhone : Every month roughly 97% of all coffee is sold in disposable coffee cups.

A 2-week experiment by our #AcceleratorLab in Turkey increased the use of mugs by 6 times.

undpturkiye.exposure.co/bring-your-own…

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iPhone : Trade and other links between Eastern Partnership countries and the #EU are growing rapidly. What are the implications for sustainable development in the sub-region? We teamed up with UNECE & UNRISD to find out: bit.ly/380PUWt

Buffer : Meat free meals.
Meat production involves vast deforestation and loss of biodiversity to make way for grazing and water-intensive crops for animal feed.

Learn more about the water we eat: buff.ly/38OLS4l
#WorldWaterDay #ActNow - Everyone has a role to play.
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Hootsuite Inc. : The average birth registration rate worldwide is 73% - with #SDG 16.9, we’re aiming for universal birth registration for all by 2030. Learn more here: biometricupdate.com/202001/good-pr…

Twitter Web App : As our World Health Organization (WHO) colleagues continue their relentless work in response to the #coronavirus outbreak, I urge people worldwide to continue following their advice.

We need to rely on science and facts, not stigma and discrimination to get through this #COVID19 outbreak.

Twitter Web App : Were excited to see the progress our grantee Destination: Home and their partners are making to combat homelessness across Santa Clara County. We are honored to support their work. Learn more about their impact ⬇️ twitter.com/DSTNHome/statu…

Android : Pathgen is our spin off start up with the mision to deliver our research closer to the community. twitter.com/SusantiKwan/st…

Android : There is no longer any doubt that the cost of completely eliminating the combustion of fossil fuels and replacing them with non-carbon alternatives is far less than the cost of #climatechange to people and the planets ecosystems. Only vested economic interests stand in the way.

iPhone : #TaibaNdiaye, une nouvelle étape dans la marche énergétique vers un Sénégal émergent. Le Sénégal émergent, un Sénégal qui carbure poussé dans son élan par un mix énergétique qui allie toutes nos potentialités afin d’assurer un service continu de qualité et à des coûts compétitifs

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iPhone : See the inspirational true story of #BurdenMovie starring Academy Award-winner Forest Whitaker, Usher Raymond IV and #GarretHedlund. In select Los Angeles and New York theaters this Friday, expanding to additional cities March 6. bit.ly/burdentickets

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Hootsuite Inc. : 💖 With your acne,
💚 the gap between your teeth,
💛 the freckles on your face,
💜 your stretch marks,
💓 your lips, your hair, your size...

👉 YOU
👉 ARE
👉 BEAUTIFUL uni.cf/2VhsXff

Twitter Web App : Register now for #EAIF2020! The event will be geared toward facilitating business deals and
promoting investment in African off-grid markets. See our latest speakers and agenda. Event promoted by ARE
bit.ly/EAIF2020 #sdg7 #energyaccess #sustainablefinance

Twitter Web App : Dr. Hayat Sindi from IsDB Group talking about why she believes empowering the youth of today will solve Africas growth challenges! Via CNBC Africa. ow.ly/TqOY30q1kGo #SDGs

Sprout Social : What do AfroFem Hub, Fearless Collective in Pakistan & the Black feminist movement in Colombia have in common? They are all #FeministRealities!

#FeministRealities are all around us. Seek out other living, breathing examples of the just worlds being co-created.
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