Ola Almgren - updates

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[OPINION] This is what we want for our women

Mar 08, 2019 - 6:24 PM

Much remains to be done before the Philippines can truly claim to have attained Sustainable Development Goal 5 – to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

WATCH: Innovate with Purpose: Leave No One Behind #2030NOW

Sep 16, 2017 - 1:24 PM

Watch the 2017 Manila Social Good Summit and join the discussion on how innovation should leave no one behind

WATCH: 2017 #InspireCourage +SocialGood stories

Sep 16, 2017 - 1:24 PM

Watch the #InspireCourage segment at the 2017 Manila Social Good Summit

Meet the speakers and guests at the 2017 Manila Social Good Summit

Sep 14, 2017 - 8:28 PM

The 2017 Manila Social Good will explore the purpose of innovation and will push back to the center stage the massive and urgent needs that the society faces

What women worldwide owe Leticia Ramos-Shahani

Mar 26, 2017 - 11:00 AM

If the women of the world today enjoy what is known as the bill of human rights for women the whole world owes it to Leticia Ramos Shahani Ambassador Rosario Manalo says

WOMEN'S WARRIOR. A portrait of the late Leticia Ramos Shahani is displayed at the Department of Foreign Affairs on March 24, 2017, to pay tribute to the veteran diplomat who fought for women's rights. Screen grab from Rappler video

UN PH chief: 'Social enterprises means to achieving SDGs'

Jul 18, 2016 - 7:51 PM

Now is the time to move beyond good will and advocacy and show leadership innovation and share resources says UN Resident Coordinator in the Philippines Ola Almgren

UN chief in PH: Use 'strong' laws to protect Lumad

Dec 10, 2015 - 9:00 PM

The UN continues to be concerned over reports of violence against the Lumad in Mindanao

Lumads from Mindanao were welcomed by students of University of the Philippines in Diliman on late Monday, October 26, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/ Rappler

United Nations PH chief: Make global goals election issues in 2016

Sep 26, 2015 - 7:00 PM

A UN survey shows Filipinos care most about good education better health care better job opportunities honest and responsive government and affordable and nutritious food

GLOBAL GOALS. Ola Almgren, UN Resident Coordinator in the Philippines, explains the new Sustainable Development Goals during Rappler's Social Good Summit 2015. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS Innovation +SocialGood: #2030NOW #TheLeaderIWant

Sep 26, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Watch the Manila Social Good Summit and follow the discussion on Innovation SocialGood

Innovation +SocialGood: Speakers at the 2015 Manila Social Good Summit

Sep 15, 2015 - 11:37 PM

How can technology and innovation help us fix these complex problems in the next 15 years: extreme poverty inequality and injustice and climate change?