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UN Foundation Kicks Off Project to Power Primary Health Facilities in Ghana and Uganda

April 4, 2017

The UN Foundation recently formalized its cooperation with the Governments of Ghana and Uganda in supporting a new project in the energy,...

UN Foundation CEO Congratulates Outgoing Chief Communications and Marketing Officer Aaron Sherinian on New Post

April 3, 2017

United Nations Foundation President & CEO Kathy Calvin today congratulated Aaron Sherinian, the organization’s Chief Communications...

Statement from UN Foundation President & CEO Kathy Calvin on Elimination of U.S. Funds for UNFPA

April 3, 2017

United Nations Foundation President and CEO Kathy Calvin issued today the following statement on U.S....

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Global Accelerator: Bringing Together Entrepreneurs and the United Nations

On June 10, 2014 the UN Foundation and the United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI) co-hosted the Global Accelerator at UN Headquarters in NY. The Global Accelerator was a first-of-its-kind forum for entrepreneurs and UN officials to connect and explore innovative solutions to the global challenges of job creation and youth employment, water and sanitation and gender equality. In partnership with the UN, the Global Accelerator brought approximately 100 nominated entrepreneurs from around the world to take part in this day-long program focused on supporting the UN on these issues. Innovation workshops with the entrepreneurs were facilitated by 15 UN entities.

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