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International NGO, Reporters without Borders has released the World Press Freedom Index 2019. The index is based on the assessment of the countries’ press freedom records in the previous year. The report is partly based on a questionnaire which asks questions about pluralism, media independence, environment and self-censorship, legislative framework, transparency, and infrastructure. World Press Freedom Index 2019 The ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Asia • Bangladesh • China • Denmark • Ethiopia • Finland • Gambia • Netherlands • NGO • Norway • Pakistan • Press Freedom • Reporters Without Borders • Sweden • Turkmenistan • Vietnam • World Press Freedom Index • World Press Freedom Index 2019
The Global Energy Transition index 2019 report has been released by the World Economic Forum (WEF). The index compares the energy sectors of 115 countries and analyses their readiness for energy transition. The index benchmarks the countries energy systems based on an “energy triangle”, comprised of energy security and access, economic development and growth, environmental ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Topics: Asia • Bangladesh • Brazil • BRICS • China • Germany • Global Energy Transition Index • Global Energy Transition Index 2019 • Japan • Malaysia • Nepal • Norway • Singapore • Sri lanka • Sweden • Switzerland • UK • United Kingdom • US • WEF • World Economic Forum
Greta Thunberg, the sixteen year old from Sweden who started a global movement for school children striking to demand climate change action, has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. She is a climatic activist and was nominated by lawmakers in nearby Norway. Thunberg has recently delivered many fiery speeches to world leaders over inaction ..
Topics: Biology • Botanists • Climatic activist • Countries • Europe • Greta • Greta Thunberg • Individual and political action on climate change • Member states of the Council of Europe • Member states of the United Nations • Members of the Nordic Council • Naturalists • Nobel Peace Prize • Scandinavian countries • School strike for climate • Sweden • Thunberg
The Special Olympics World Games 2019 was inaugurated at Abu Dhabi. The Special Olympics World Games 2019 is being hosted by the cities of Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. For the first time, the Special Olympics is being held in the Middle East and North Africa region. The host UAE had ..
The Inclusive Internet Index 2019 was prepared by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) for Facebook. The ‘Inclusive Internet’ score was based on the scores of availability, affordability, relevance and readiness categories. The 2019 Index evaluated 100 countries, representing 94 per cent of the world’s population and 96 per cent of global GDP. Findings of the ..
Topics: Austria • Chile • cience • Economist Intelligence Unit • EIU • Engineering • Facebook • Inclusive Internet • Inclusive Internet Index • Inclusive Internet Index 2019 • Ireland • Mathematics • Namibia • Singapore • South Africa • STEM • Sweden • Technology • UK • USA