pledge Archive

Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils Ends with Pledge to Put People at the Heart of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Meeting closes with the UAE announcement of a new Centre for Future Readiness – supported by “future ambassadors” and global protocols on artificial intelligence and the Fourth Industrial Revolution Global protocols and adaptive regulations can address risks posed by rapidly accelerating technology and place humans at the heart of the Fourth Industrial Revolution Institutions need

AfDB, AU, UN agencies pledge more action for Africa’s industrial transformation

Implementation to be anchored on AfDB’s Industrialize Africa Strategy Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, September 22, 2017 – The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Thursday, September 21, 2017, joined partners from the African Union Commission, African governments, key United Nations agencies and development finance institutions to renew support for African countries’ industrialization. The partners also agreed to

Pledge to Stop Illegal Tuna Fishing and Related Forced Labour on the High Seas by 2020

Fifty major fishing companies, retailers and associated businesses today signed the Tuna 2020 Traceability Declaration pledging to stop illegal tuna from coming to market and associated forced labour on the high seas. The agreement was brokered by the World Economic Forum and is supported by policymakers, 18 leading NGOs and civil society organizations, and the

UN Climate Deal Will Create Jobs and Growth: Global CEOs Pledge Support for Governments 

UN Climate Deal Will Create Jos and Growth: Global CEOs Pledge Support for Governments Heads of 78 major businesses promise support and urge world leaders to reach an “ambitious” global climate deal The CEOs, who represent $2.13 trillion in revenue – equivalent to India’s GDP, say that an economically sustainable shift to a low-carbon future

ITM University Continues its Pledge to Remain Ragging Free

With the new academic session about to begin from 27 July 2015 and admissions going on in full swing, ITM University, Gurgaon has, as in the past, gone in for renewing its pledge to keep the campus ragging free.  ITM University’s Anti-Ragging Committee, headed by the Officiating Vice-Chancellor Brig SK Sharma (Retd) met recently to

This Mother’s Day, pledge towards a Cyber Smart Family – McAfee Cybermum India

India – May 9, 2014 – In today’s demanding digital era, cyber parenting is the need of the hour. Today’s digital natives are exposed to an unrestricted virtual world where they indiscriminately share personal information that makes them vulnerable to various cyber exploits. This makes it important for a mother to don an additional hat