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AACSB Highlights 25 Business Schools Elevating Entrepreneurship

TAMPA, Florida, April 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, AACSB International (AACSB)—the world’s largest business education network—announces 25 business schools as highlights of its Innovations That Inspire member challenge. An annual initiative, the challenge recognizes institutions from around the world that serve as champions of change in the business education landscape. This year’s challenge emphasizes “Catalysts for […]

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WHO Regional Director Urges Caution in Lifting Coronavirus Lockdowns

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday urged countries to apply caution in lifting COVID-19 lockdowns, warning of a resurgence of infections if current restrictions were relaxed too soon. Takeshi Kasai, WHO’s Regional Director for the Western Pacific, told an online media briefing in Manila. Kasai said that lockdown measures have proven effective in slowing […]

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Keep critical food supply chains operating to save lives during COVID-19, urges new UN-backed report

A new study on food insecurity by an alliance of UN, governmental, and non-governmental agencies analyzes what is fueling global food crises and examines how, among other emergencies, the COVID-19 pandemic is perpetuating downward cycle for millions. In 2019, around 135 million people across 55 countries experienced acute food insecurity, which required urgent food, nutrition, […]