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World This Week: 30 November-6 December 2015

World this week provided by Jagranjosh.com is prepared with an intention help the aspirants and students of various competitive exams.

Dec 7, 2015 12:56 IST

World this week provided by Jagranjosh.com is prepared with an intention help the aspirants and students of various competitive exams. This segment provides almost all important events that have happened in World in the week 30 November to 6 December 2015. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

30 November 2015
• IMF approved China's Yuan as Elite Reserve Currency
• Transformative Carbon Asset Facility launched to boost large scale climate action
• Robert Lewandowski awarded with four Guinness World Record certificates for scoring five goals in nine minutes
• UN Agencies released report on prevalence of HIV/AIDS in Asia-Pacific region
• Roch Marc Christian Kabore elected president of Burkina Faso
• India, France launched International Solar Alliance
• UN chief launched Anticipate, Absorb, Reshape Initiative to build climate resilience
• World leaders launched Mission Innovation for accelerating clean energy revolution
• Bill Gates led Breakthrough Energy Coalition formed to reduce demand for fossil fuels
• Russian film-maker Eldar Ryazanov died

1 December 2015
• Russia, WADA agreed on roadmap to reform Russian Anti-Doping Agency
• Brazil entered longest recession since 1930s
• German Cabinet approved military aid to fight ISIS in Syria
• World AIDS Day observed across the world
• Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan assumed Presidency of the Royal Society

2 December 2015
• Paris Pact on Water and Climate Change Adaptation announced
• International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Observed globally
• Indian-American Dr Vijay M Rao named as Chairperson of RSNA

3 December 2015
• November 2015 Edition of FIFA World Rankings announced; Belgium topped the list
• International Day of Persons with Disabilities observed with theme Inclusion Matters
• WHO released estimates of the global burden of foodborne diseases

4 December 2015
• India received first consignment of uranium from Canada
• China's first electricity-powered aircraft RX1E approved for production

5 December 2015
• International Volunteer Day observed globally
• Storm Desmond forced thousands to flee from home in UK
• 5th Ministerial Conference of Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process concluded in Islamabad

6 December 2015
• Australia defeated Belgium to win Hockey World League Final
• Opposition Democratic Unity Roundtable won 2015 Venezuelan parliamentary election
• Atlas V rocket lifted off with Cygnus Cargo Spaceship to ISS
• African Restoration Initiative unveiled to restore 100 million hectares of forest