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The Push for a Better Healthcare
The Push for a Better Healthcare
12/10/2018 7:02:25 PM
Veteran physician Dr. Nelson Paguyo pens a historical review of the U.S. healthcare system from post-World War II to the present. He reveals a proposal that identifies and offers solutions to its current woes.
UNICEF spokespeople for Global Forum on Migration and Development and Intergovernmental Conference on the Global Compact for Migration in Marrakech
UNICEF spokespeople for Global Forum on Migration and Development and Intergovernmental Conference on the Global Compact for Migration in Marrakech
12/7/2018 6:04:57 AM
WHAT: UNICEF will facilitate a series of activities and media availability for expert spokespeople during the Global Forum on Migration and Development and the Intergovernmental Conference on the Global Compact for Migration, to be held in Marrakech, Morocco.
Climate pilgrims and polish community urge COP24 leaders to “save the climate, save the people”
Climate pilgrims and polish community urge COP24 leaders to “save the climate, save the people”
12/7/2018 6:01:05 AM
The Climate pilgrimage from the Vatican to COP24 arrived at its final stop in Imielin, 20 km away from Katowice, where the pilgrims met with the local community who are fighting against a coal mine extension by the EU’s largest mining company – PGG.
Aspen Institute to Host Conversation on the Future of Sports Activism
Aspen Institute to Host Conversation on the Future of Sports Activism
12/4/2018 6:12:46 PM
The Future of Sports Activism conversation takes place Dec. 10 in Washington, DC. Speakers include former Washington Wizards player/author Etan Thomas, University of Maryland football player Ellis McKennie, and four-time WNBA championship coach Cheryl Reeve.
Nauru: MSF Report Shows Disastrous Mental Health Impact of Australian Refugee Policy
Nauru: MSF Report Shows Disastrous Mental Health Impact of Australian Refugee Policy
12/4/2018 6:05:42 PM
Australia’s more than five-year-old policy of indefinitely processing refugees and asylum seekers on the Pacific island nation of Nauru is having a disastrous effect on their mental health, leading many to contemplate or attempt suicide, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said in a report released today.
Remembering George H.W. Bush: 1924 – 2018
Remembering George H.W. Bush: 1924 – 2018
12/3/2018 6:39:21 PM
People around the world are mourning the passing of  George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, who died on Friday, November 30, at the age of 94, at his home in Houston, Texas.
National Archives to Mark Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush Dec. 5
National Archives to Mark Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush Dec. 5
12/3/2018 6:35:08 PM
On Wednesday, December 5, National Archives will mark the National Day of Mourning for the 41st President, George Herbert Walker Bush, who died November 30, 2018.
COP24 Brings Greatest Test of Countries’ Commitment to the Paris Agreement Yet
COP24 Brings Greatest Test of Countries’ Commitment to the Paris Agreement Yet
12/3/2018 3:45:04 AM
On the heels of several international reports outlining the mounting impacts and costs of climate change, negotiators at this week’s UN climate talks need to finalize the rules governing how the Paris Agreement will operate going forward and ensure countries deliver a strong commitment to increase their own climate targets before 2020.
SBTi Approves Epson’s GHG Reduction Targets
SBTi Approves Epson’s GHG Reduction Targets
11/30/2018 2:35:31 AM
Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") announced that the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)*1 has approved Epson’s global greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction targets.
IFC Report Identifies More Than $29 Trillion in Climate Investment Opportunities in Cities by 2030
IFC Report Identifies More Than $29 Trillion in Climate Investment Opportunities in Cities by 2030
11/30/2018 2:10:45 AM
Cities in emerging markets alone have the potential to attract more than $29.4 trillion in climate-related investments in six key sectors by 2030, according to a new report by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group.
STATEMENT: Bi-Partisan Carbon Dividend Proposal Underscores Urgency of Climate Change
STATEMENT: Bi-Partisan Carbon Dividend Proposal Underscores Urgency of Climate Change
11/29/2018 11:03:06 AM
Ted Deutch (D-FL), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), John Delaney (D-MD), Francis Rooney (R-FL), and Charlie Crist (D-FL) are introducing the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act of 2018.
House of Representatives Vote Passing the Global Fragility and Violence Reduction Act Signals Bipartisan U.S. Commitment to Preventing Global Violence
House of Representatives Vote Passing the Global Fragility and Violence Reduction Act Signals Bipartisan U.S. Commitment to Preventing Global Violence
11/28/2018 4:20:55 PM
Mercy Corps applauds yesterday’s passage of the Global Fragility and Violence Reduction Act (H.R. 5273) by the U.S. House of Representatives. This important bipartisan legislation invests in international peace by strengthening the U.S.
France takes the lead as top G20 market for renewable energy investments
France takes the lead as top G20 market for renewable energy investments
11/27/2018 6:43:58 AM
•  Allianz Climate and Energy Monitor 2018: European countries most attractive for investing in renewable energy, with China, India and Brazil in top 10 • Still, lack of long-term strategies for renewable energy in most G20 countries • G20 countries need to invest $886 billion annually in power sector to meet Paris climate goals in power sector Most G20 countries …
Sarah Jefferis’ poetry collection “What Enters the Mouth” bravely speaks from and for the #Me Too Movement
Sarah Jefferis’ poetry collection “What Enters the Mouth” bravely speaks from and for the #Me Too Movement
11/26/2018 7:50:13 PM
Ansel Elkins, author of “Blue Yodel” and winner of the 2014 Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition, praises “What Enters the Mouth,” writing that “These are fearless poems—a reckoning of the violences of girlhood rendered with grit and clarity.
Global Education Meeting to focus on need to reduce inequalities in and through education
Global Education Meeting to focus on need to reduce inequalities in and through education
11/26/2018 4:42:47 AM
Some 350 ministers, officials, representatives of development agencies and other partners from all over the world will take stock of progress in meeting the educational objectives of the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda during the Global Education conference, 3 to 5 December, in Brussels, Belgium.
WWF Statement on the Fourth National Climate Assessment
WWF Statement on the Fourth National Climate Assessment
11/26/2018 4:32:55 AM
In response to the release of the Fourth National Climate Assessment Vol. II, an authoritative assessment of the impacts of climate change on the U.S.
Nordea co-founder of UN Principles for Responsible Banking
Nordea co-founder of UN Principles for Responsible Banking
11/26/2018 3:50:19 AM
As the only Nordic bank, Nordea is part of the 28-member strong core group of banks that has developed the Principles for Responsible Banking together with the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI).
Greenpeace backs European Heads of State call for stronger climate targets
Greenpeace backs European Heads of State call for stronger climate targets
11/23/2018 11:06:55 AM
In a unified call for stronger action on climate ahead of the UN talks in Poland next month, 14 European Heads of State and two heads of government have called for all countries to revisit their national climate action plans in light of the latest scientific findings.
CNN Digital Tops All Competitors in October: #1 in Visitors, Video, Mobile, Social & Politics
CNN Digital Tops All Competitors in October: #1 in Visitors, Video, Mobile, Social & Politics
11/22/2018 11:53:22 AM
Heading into the U.S. Midterm Elections, CNN Digital continued its leadership position in digital news, ranking as the number one source for online news in October 2018, with an audience larger than all competitors in unique multiplatform visitors, mobile visitors, video starts, politics and social following.
Former White House Staffer to Release First Honest Insider’s Account of the Trump Administration
Former White House Staffer to Release First Honest Insider’s Account of the Trump Administration
11/20/2018 3:30:22 PM
Cliff Sims, former Special Assistant to the President and Director of White House Message Strategy, will publish the first honest insider’s account of the Trump Administration with his book, TEAM OF VIPERS: My 500 Extraordinary Days In the Trump White House, to be published by the Thomas Dunne Books imprint of St.