United Nations ESCAP partners with SEAF to launch the Women’s Economic Empowerment Fund

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – In early 2020, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) formalized a partnership to catalyze women’s entrepreneurship through gender lens impact investing in Asia.

"United Nations ESCAP partners with SEAF to launch the Women’s Economic Empowerment Fund"

WHO team assessing Chinese vaccines for emergency use

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A World Health Organization team is in China currently working with producers of COVID-19 vaccines Sinovac and Sinopharm to assess compliance with international quality manufacturing practices ahead of potential emergency use listing by the WHO, said Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus during a press briefing on Monday.

"WHO team assessing Chinese vaccines for emergency use"