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The Economic & Humanitarian Catastrophe Threatening Pacific Island Communities

Credit: The Pacific Community – Sustainable Pacific Development Through Science, Knowledge & Innovation By Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Dec 9 2019 – When UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres addressed the Economic and Social Commission for ...

Climate Refugees Refused UN Protection & Denied Rights Under International Law

Credit: UNHCR By Miles YoungMADRID, Spain, Dec 9 2019 – The term “environmental refugee” has gained prominence in recent years as climate change and desertification have threatened the livelihoods of millions of people, causing many to re-locate. Despite ...

Children Risk Early Marriage: Climate Change One of the Factors

Credit: United Nations By Nayema NusratUNITED NATIONS, Dec 9 2019 – Filomena (15), a fisherman’s daughter from a village in Nampula Province, Mozambique was married to a 21-year-old from the same village. Although her father, Antonio (50) felt ...

Building a Leprosy Free Bangladesh

Saved Seeds are Seeds of Resilience

Farmers planting sweet potato seedlings at the Seed Savers Bene Bank. Credit: Seed Savers. By Nout van der VaartRotterdam/The Hague, Dec 9 2019 – People have a right to define their own food system. This includes which seeds they use. Last week, ...

Hawk Security Limited began selling a hardware-protected external SSD drive with AES 256 XTS military grade encryption

HONG KONG, Dec. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hawk Security Limited began selling a hardware–protected external SSD drive with AES 256 XTS military grade encryption. The drive is called Hawk S–Drive. The compact device is completed with ...

Forced to Flee. Displaced with a Dream. Time for Action.

By Yasmine SherifUNITED NATIONS, Dec 6 2019 – Genesis smiles and holds her hand up proudly to answer questions in class. She claps her hands in support of her classmates when they answer the teachers’ questions correctly. “I miss my cousins ...

African Politicians Asked to Develop Legal Instruments to Fight Climate Change

Dr Mithika Mwenda of PACJA (right) and Professor Seth Osafo (left), one of the negotiators at the climate talks currently being held in Spain. Credit: Isaiah Esipisu/IPS By Isaiah EsipisuMADRID, Dec 6 2019 – African legislators have been challenged ...

The Changing Distribution of World Population

By Joseph ChamieNEW YORK, Dec 6 2019 – In addition to its unprecedented rapid rate of demographic growth during the past 75 years, world population’s distribution across the planet has changed significantly over the past seven decades. The momentous ...

CRO Advisors Confirms Independent Eskom Debt Restructuring Report to be Issued by December 31, 2019

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CRO Advisors Confirms Independent Eskom Debt Restructuring Report to be Issued by December 31, 2019. CRO Advisors does not represent the insolvent Eskom SOE or the Government of ...
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