UN appoints UB to investigate Bahamas Water Security

first_img Related Items:#magneticmedianews, #UB, unesco Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp University of the Bahamas attracts new Royal Donors, a Sir and a Lady Recommended for you EU Ambassador Concludes Hurricane Rebuild Project Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp#Bahamas, September 25, 2017 – Nassau – When the College of the Bahamas, last November became the University of The Bahamas it was discussed that the institution would support research to enhance the quality of life for the country… well last Wednesday, #UB was given a major mandate by the United Nations and it will impact water resource management.UNESCO, which is the education, culture and scientific arm of the UN is working with the Bahamas Ministry of Education, to establish a UB based committee which will take on initiatives to improve how we see and preserve water as a resource.    It was explained in a BIS media release that the committee will focus on water resource education and water governance in The Bahamas.During the meeting of some 60 international delegates at the #UNESCO International Hydrological Programme at the British Colonial Hilton last week, it was agreed that countries have to conjure up ways now to mitigate against climate change and adaptation in order to avoid – year after year – seeing the negative impact of hurricanes on water supplies repeated.  Small Island Developing States were called upon to consider robust ways to ensure water security.#MagneticMediaNews TCI’s International Fashion Designer, Kazz Forbes for Islands of the World Fashion Showcaselast_img read more

Western Melbourne Well respect FFAs marquee criteria

first_imgWestern Melbourne says they will respect FFA’s marquee calls but will aim at bringing foreign talents who will help build the club.Western Melbourne hopes to sign Scott Brown who is currently the Captain of Scottish side Celtic as their marquee but reports from Scottish Daily Record says the FFA has refused to allow Western Melbourne to dip into the governing body’s marquee fund to help sign the 33-year-old Bhoys captain.The club has now come out to state they will respect they’ll respect any marquee fund decisions from FFA whether or not the Scott Brown deal pulls through.“Whether or not a player qualifies for funding from FFA is up to FFA criteria, we respect whatever they deem fit,” Lou Sticca, one of the major players behind Western Melbourne, told FTBL.Mikey Johnston, CelticJohnston is disappointed after being injured Manuel R. Medina – September 11, 2019 Celtic winger Mikey Johnston was disappointed to miss Scotland Under 21 national team’s victories over San Marino and Croatia, and he hopes he can return to play soon.“Western Melbourne is about recruiting foreign players that we feel will be important to our club in our formative seasons.“What this means is setting the right leadership from our foreigners to help the team be successful on the park, but importantly in dressing rooms and at training, to help build a real football culture.“Strong and experienced players that will protect our younger players and give them the confidence to express themselves.”last_img read more

Distracted driver crashes rolls into a parked car

first_imgDistracted driver crashes, rolls into a parked car KUSI Newsroom, August 19, 2018 Posted: August 19, 2018 KUSI Newsroom 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) – One man is in the hospital tonight after driving recklessly in the College East area.The crash happened around 3:45PM Sunday, in the 54-hundred block of Reservoir Drive.The male driver of a Jeep was speeding southbound on Reservoir when he lost control and hit several electrical outlets, a large rock, and a parked car; flipping his car in the process.Samaritans nearby rushed to pull the driver out. The driver told witnesses he was distracted on his cell phone. Local authorities are investigating if drugs or alcohol were involved.The roads have since reopened. Categories: Local San Diego News, Traffic & Accidents FacebookTwitterlast_img read more