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Donors come together with US$138.1 million in new funding for education cannot wait during UN General Assembly to leave no child behind

Reliefweb 28 Sep 2021
“This new round of funding is a bold and important step in reaching the world’s most marginalized children and adolescents with the power of inclusive quality education,” said Yasmine Sherif, Director of Education Cannot Wait ... Despite these significant contributions, large gaps for education in emergencies funding persist.
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European Union/European Commission announces €25 million to Education Cannot Wait for crisis-affected children and youth

Reliefweb 28 Sep 2021
US$29.3 million) in new funding to support Education Cannot Wait (ECW), the United Nations global fund for education in emergencies and protracted crises. The new funding brings the EU/EC total contributions to Education Cannot Wait to over US$62.3 million ... Cannot Wait global fund.
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Taliban: Afghanistan bank boss warns sector near collapse

BBC News 28 Sep 2021
It is hugely dependent on foreign aid - about 40% of its gross domestic product (GDP) comes from international aid, according to the World Bank. But since the Taliban takeover, the West has frozen international funds, including assets Afghanistan could have accessed with the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF).
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When you vote to let terrorists kill Jews, that is antisemitism

Tyler Morning Telegraph 28 Sep 2021
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., has long tolerated growing antisemitism in her party’s ranks, and (last) week that problem reared its ugly head when some progressives forced her to remove $1 billion in funding for Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system from an emergency spending bill to keep the federal government open.
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Myanmar Humanitarian Fund enables local partners to scale-up life-saving responses to people in need as a result of conflict and COVID-19 [EN/MY]

Reliefweb 28 Sep 2021
The Myanmar Humanitarian Fund enables national and international humanitarian organisations to provide life-saving assistance to vulnerable and displaced people ... The MHF - one of 19 county-based pooled funds that OCHA manages across the world - brings together the contributions from donors into a single, unearmarked humanitarian fund.
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Why Does Academia Have A Bias Against Bitcoin?

Bitcoin Magazine 28 Sep 2021
There is a revolving door between academics and positions of power as central economic planners at institutions like the Federal Reserve, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Economic Forum (WEF) and the World Bank ... The founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, Klaus Schwab had a long and distinctive academic career.
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CX Daily: China’s Assault On Big Tech’s ‘Walled Gardens’

Caixin Online 28 Sep 2021
Funds /. China awards wholly owned mutual fund license to third foreign firm. American asset manager Neuberger Berman Group LLC is the latest foreign company to win access to China’s booming mutual fund market after the country’s securities regulator cleared its application to operate a wholly owned mutual fund business on the Chinese mainland.
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IMF assured of Pakistan’s commitment to programme

Dawn 28 Sep 2021
Esther Perez Ruiz, the nominated resident representative of the International Monetary Fund, calls on federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin on Monday.—APP ... Tarin tells Fund team reforms being carried out in power sector to address circular debt issue.
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US spent billions on Afghanistan and failed to build a sustainable economy

Live Mint 28 Sep 2021
“When aid was there, we were able to pay salaries, buy electricity and we were able to fund our national army," said Salma Alokozai, who served in the fallen Afghan government’s finance and education ministries, and liaised with the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.
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U.S. Senators call for ‘full accountability’ in World Bank data controversy

Metro USA 28 Sep 2021
Senate Foreign Relations Committee have urged President Joe Biden to “ensure full accountability” over a World Bank data-rigging controversy that has embroiled International Monetary Fund chief Kristalina Georgieva.
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Aukus Is the Indo-Pacific Pact of the Future

Wall Street Journal 28 Sep 2021
It must, among other things, stop funding “anti-China” research, refrain from provocative actions like requesting a more thorough World Health Organization investigation of the origins of Covid-19, stop opposing strategic Chinese investments into ...
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Gold prices dip on rising dollar, bond yields

The Times of India 28 Sep 2021
Sept 28. Gold prices eased on Tuesday, hurt by a stronger dollar. and rising U.S. Treasury yields, while investors awaited more cues from Federal Reserve officials on the central bank's monetary policy shift. FUNDAMENTALS ... * U.S ... * SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, said its holdings fell 0.3% to 990.32 on Monday ... .
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I Am A Time Traveler From The Future, Here To Tell You To Please Keep Going

Bitcoin Magazine 28 Sep 2021
Arguably, hyperbitcoinization began with the genesis block, but when the US government started printing trillions of dollars during the old pandemic of 2020, the world en masse began to lose faith in their unit of account, the U.S ... The concept started as a term of art to describe a hard money response to the fiat world pre-Bitcoin.
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Denver Art Museum Reimagined Campus Opens To Public Oct. 24

Montrose Press 28 Sep 2021
"We are looking forward to being open for creativity, joy and wonder – welcoming our community into new, dynamic spaces this fall, to explore art, world cultures and their own creativity," said Christoph Heinrich, Frederick and Jan Mayer Director of the DAM ... and around the world.

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