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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: HLPF Side Event Focuses on National Accountability Mechanisms for SDG 6 Implementation

By   /  July 14, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Capacity Building & Education, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, ENB, English, Finance, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, governance, HLPF 2018, Human Settlements & Population, Latin America and the Caribbean, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Action, National Government, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia, Sri Lanka, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNDP, Water & Sanitation, West Africa  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: HLPF Side Event Focuses on National Accountability Mechanisms for SDG 6 Implementation

Source: Small Island Developing States 11 July 2018: On Wednesday, 11 July 2018, on the sidelines of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) and partners convened a side event to launch and discuss the findings of a global review on the effectiveness of national accountability […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Commission on Limits of Continental Shelf to Hold Forty-Seventh Session at Headquarters, 16 July to 31 August

By   /  July 14, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Brazil, English, France, Global Bodies, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Norway, Open Source Intel, Russia, Sri Lanka, Technology, Theme/Oceans and Law of the Sea, Tonga, Type of Document/Press Release/Background Release, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Commission on Limits of Continental Shelf to Hold Forty-Seventh Session at Headquarters, 16 July to 31 August

Source: United Nations 4 NEW YORK, 13 July (United Nations Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs) — The Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf will hold its forty-seventh session from 16 July to 31 August 2018.  The plenary segments of the session will be held from 6 to 10 August and […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Press release: UK Visas and Immigration announces streamlined visa process for Maldivian students and offers temporary visa application service in Male.

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  Banking and Finance, Education, England, English, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, India, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Press release, Sri Lanka, UK Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Press release: UK Visas and Immigration announces streamlined visa process for Maldivian students and offers temporary visa application service in Male.

Source: UK Government The Temporary Enrolment Location (TEL) will operate on 7th and 8th August 2018 from 0900 -1730 from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Maldives (1st Floor Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Male’).Applicants wishing to use the temporary VAC will follow the normal application process by submitting their forms, paying for their visas and booking their appointments […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: 3,500 Enumerators Travel Around Nepal for 1st Economic Census

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Business, Commerce, Culture, English, Government of Japan, Indonesia, Internet Communications Technology, Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Nepal, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Sri Lanka, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: 3,500 Enumerators Travel Around Nepal for 1st Economic Census

Source: Japan International Cooperation Agency “How many people work here?”“When did you open your store?”“How much in sales did you do last month?” An enumerator, left, asks questions of the owner of a bakery in Katmandu, the capital of Nepal. These questions were asked at a bakery in the capital Kathmandu on April 23. An […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Sharing food authentication techniques with developing nations – 12/07/2018

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, Commodities, Earthquakes, English, Environment, GNS, Health, MIL OSI, Natural Events, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Science, Sri Lanka, Technology, Thailand, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Sharing food authentication techniques with developing nations – 12/07/2018

Source: GNS Science In an International Atomic Energy Agency-funded project, 22 scientists from across the Pacific attended a hands-on course at Otago University learning chemical techniques to authenticate and detect adulteration in various foods such as honey, cereal, rice, dairy products and tea. Isotope chemist Karyne Rogers of GNS Science and Professor Russell Frew of […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer Opens

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, BRICS, Business, China, Commerce, English, Exports, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, India, Indonesia, Intelligence, Japan, Korea, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Technology, Thailand, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer Opens

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region “Corporate Fashion and Uniforms” Zone Debuts “Fashion Tech” Zone Explores the Latest Technological Application9 July 2018 – The 25th Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and will run until 12 July. Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters assist with monsoon research

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Defense, English, India, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, Mission/Training, Open Source Intel, Security, Sri Lanka, United States, United States Air Force, United States Government, United States of America, USA, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters assist with monsoon research

Source: United States Air Force Headline: Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters assist with monsoon research The U.S. Air Force Reserve’s 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron spent part of June in Sri Lanka flying missions over the Indian Ocean as part of a research project to study the island’s atmosphere and predict monsoon patterns. MIL OSI USA […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Masterton Naval Officer Commands International Fleet

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Defence, English, Hawaii, Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Defence Force, New Zealand Government - Public Service, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Security, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Sri Lanka  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Masterton Naval Officer Commands International Fleet

Source: New Zealand Defence Force 11 July 2018 When he’s not a career naval officer, Captain Blair Gerritsen would describe himself as an enthusiastic mid-handicap golfer and part-time farmer in Masterton. However, this month duty calls as he takes command of a naval Task Group larger than the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) fleet. Captain […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Sharing food authentication techniques with developing nations – 12/11/2018

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, Commodities, Earthquakes, English, Environment, GNS, Health, MIL OSI, Natural Events, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Science, Sri Lanka, Technology, Thailand, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Sharing food authentication techniques with developing nations – 12/11/2018

Source: GNS Science In an International Atomic Energy Agency-funded project, 22 scientists from across the Pacific attended a hands-on course at Otago University learning chemical techniques to authenticate and detect adulteration in various foods such as honey, cereal, rice, dairy products and tea. Isotope chemist Karyne Rogers of GNS Science and Professor Russell Frew of […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Signing of Japanese ODA Loan Agreement with Sri Lanka: Supporting improvements to health and medical services with Japanese technology

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Government of Japan, Health, Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Sri Lanka, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Signing of Japanese ODA Loan Agreement with Sri Lanka: Supporting improvements to health and medical services with Japanese technology

Source: Japan International Cooperation Agency signing ceremony On July 11, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a loan agreement with the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (GOSL) in Colombo to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to 10.639 billion yen for the Health and Medical Service Improvement Project. The […]

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