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Oman joins Global Dryland Alliance

Oman joins Global Dryland Alliance

The Sultanate of Oman on Wednesday joined the Global Dryland Alliance (GDA), the international organization created in 2017 to face food insecurity consequences and negative environmental and economic impacts associated with climate change.

UN General Assembly adopts resolution presented by Qatar to grant observer status for Global Dryland Alliance

UN General Assembly adopts resolution presented by Qatar to grant observer status for Global Dryland Alliance

The United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution to grant observer status in the UN General Assembly for the Global Dryland Alliance (GDA), which is based in Doha.

Qatar steps up efforts for food security in dryland countries

Qatar steps up efforts for food security in dryland countries

Qatar yesterday took a major step towards achieving food security for dryland countries by making Doha the new headquarters of the Global Dryland Alliance.

PM calls on international community to support Global Dryland Alliance

PM calls on international community to support Global Dryland Alliance

Qatar will handle the operational budget of the Global Dryland Alliance (GDA) for two years and the cost of hosting the headquarters in Doha, HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani announced.

‘Bad boy rouble’ turns star currency for fans of Russia carry trade

‘Bad boy rouble’ turns star currency for fans of Russia carry trade

The recovery in Russian asset prices is rekindling interest in what was the world’s top carry trade strategy in the first half, and Citigroup and Commerzbank say there are more gains to come.