News Tagged With: "United Nations"

On United Nations Day 2014, Sustineo would like to acknowledge the important role that the United Nations plays in peace, security, development and human rights.At a time when more than 1.2 billion people are living on less than $US1.25 ($A1.35) a day and 2.4 billion on less than $US2 a day, the global community should be working and supporting...
On Tuesday 19 August 2014, Sustineo acknowledges World Humanitarian Day and the work done by humanitarian workers who work for the betterment of living conditions for millions across the globe. Although significant progress has been made, days such as this one highlight that much more is still required.
While paper-based surveys have been the staple of researchers and practitioners in the field for many years, there has been a recent shift to mobile phone and tablet based data collection tools. Reflecting this, Sustineo has built a capability in the use of tablet-based data collection with Akvo FLOW. Here we share our recent experience in...
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has just released the latest UNDP Human Development Report. Published annually since 1990, each report ranks country achievements based on the well-known, high-respected and widely used living standard measure, the Human Development Index (HDI). The HDI combines measures such as health, education and...
Sustineo congratulates all women and girls on International Women’s Day (Sunday 8 March). In recognition of International Woman’s Day, the Secretary-General of the United Nations issued a message and we have taken two extracts from the message: “We must take a clear global stance against this total assault on women’s human rights. The...