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The EU health commissioner at the centre of a tobacco lobbying scandal has spoken out to newspapers and on TV to protest his innocence.
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EUROPEAN FUND FOR THE INTEGRATION OF THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS 2007-2013 Call for proposal HOME/2012-2013/CFP/EIFX/CA Priorities of this call Priority 1: Local action to enhance migrantsR...
Wufoo's HTML form builder helps you create online web forms. Use our web form creator to power your contact forms, online surveys, and event registrations.
Wufoo - a web application that helps anybody build online forms. When you design a form with Wufoo, it automatically builds the database, backend and scripts needed to make collecting and understanding your data easy and fast.
From the site: "Wufoo is a web application that helps anybody build amazing online forms. When you design a form with Wufoo, it automatically builds the database, backend and scripts needed to make collecting and understanding your data easy, fast and fun."
Note: You are able to make three forms only with the free version but those forms will have limited functionality. I signed up and had a try and the free version seems to offer the basics needed to gather information. Upgrading to the paid version promises far more, but I have not tried that. Any comments from people who have upgraded welcome.
Support for the development of production projects — Animation, creative documentaries and drama — Single Projects. DEADLINE: 12/04/2013 12:00 CEST midday Brussels time
If you own a company but are not on social media, then you are hurting [...] (RT @DrNickCampos: Not just companies–anybody with an inspired message can use social media to influence others.)...
“Time, however, took a different -- and in my opinion better -- approach, hiring five well-known photographers to man their Instagram account.
“The resulting coverage is pretty fascinating to go through right now, but it was even more fascinating to watch it unfold live, which is the point of using something like Instagram.”
(Published Oct. 30, 2012.)
examples of the tools, workflow and collaboration that go into today’s interactive news reports.
The intervention has drawn criticism from a prominent conservative-leaning group combating election fraud. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), a United Nations partner on democratization and human rights projects, will deploy 44 observers around the county on Election Day to monitor an array of activities, including potential disputes at polling places.Publish
"This is a point of no return in our history" (..)
An online donations page may be the right solution for some organizations, but you may want to consider the additional features that can be included in a full-fledged microsite.
"If you run a non-profit organization and need a presence online—which you do, considering $15 billion is donated to non-profits online every year, and that number is growing—this is the place to stop and setup".
For the first time since 2007, the United States saw a rise in government restrictions on religion.
'Religious intolerance is on the rise worldwide, according to a new study from Pew's Forum on Religion and Public Life. The study finds that during the past year three-quarters of the world lived in countries with "high government restrictions on religion or high social hostilities involving religion." That's five percent higher than a year earlier.
One thing that is important to note is that this rise in intolerance holds true even if you rule out the recent unrest in the Middle East and North Africa.'
Felipe Calderon, the outgoing Mexican president, has called for a transformation in international thinking on drug policy. In his final speech as president of the UN General Assembly, he said that developed countries like the US were not going enough to cut their drug consumption, so it was time to act.
"… The United Nations has to lead a far-reaching international debate which would make it possible to take stock, on the one hand, of the progress and limits of the current prohibitionist approach, which has led to the results that we've achieved thus far. They must also carry out a study on the human violence, the unacceptable violence, that is produced by the production, distribution and trafficking of drugs in the world… and which has made, it is painful to say this, but it has made Latin American and the Caribbean the most region in the world…
As social media becomes an important part of business culture, considering the social media impact of decisions has to be part of the process for B2B companies.
The TFI New Media Fund provides funding and support to non-fiction, social issue media projects which go beyond traditional screens – integrating film with content across media platforms, from video games and mobile apps to social networks and interactive websites. We’re looking for projects that activate audiences around issues of contemporary social justice and equality around the world and demonstrate the power of cross-platform storytelling and dynamic audience engagement.
FUNDINGFour to eight non-fiction projects will be accepted, each receiving $50,000 to $100,000 in funding. The projects must present a non-fiction story focused on social issues and include an integrated cross-platform or new media component designed to engage and activate audiences in imaginative ways. The fund will include peer support and expert mentorship for producers. Producers from the U.S. and internationally are invited to apply.
SUBMISSIONSSubmissions open December 5, 2012 and close February 5, 2013. Fund recipients will be announced in 2013.
Take a look an emerging trend – Real-Time Social Search – can help get you found on social media....
Build websites fast from your iPhone Zapd is a new social website builder that allows anyone to publish content easily and quickly on their mobile...Build websites fast from your iPhoneZapd is a new social website builder that allows anyone to publish content easily and quickly on their mobile device. With its ability to add collaborators, content can grow real time. While Zapd is a mobile-first app, content that is publishedscales automatically when the website is viewed on another device such as a laptop or tablet. Both free and premium themes are available to allow anyone to make beautiful sites without knowing any code to do so. Here's a look with Zapd founder Kelly Smith. It's featured today on Apple's store, too.http://zapd.com/http://twitter.com/zapdapphttps://www.facebook.com/zapdapp
Yes, London has become inhospitable to Murdoch, pushing him to vow to invest in the U.S., his comments not so much sour grapes as a recognition of reality.
(...) Europeans aged 15 to 29 who are not in employment, education or training (known as Neets) have reached record levels and are costing the EU €3bn a week in state welfare and lost production.
Germany has become more than just a leader in standard renewable energy uptake; it is making a play for commercial leadership and technological primacy in...
Fascinating Social Media Statistics: In this blog we feature some pretty incredible social media statistics via an infographic design. In order to make impact and maximize your marketing communications with your audience and buyers, you HAVE to be on top of developing trends.
Your Guide to the Social Media Jungle, designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.
Becoming a passport holder in two countries might be easier than you think.
If your nonprofit is just getting started on Pinterest or struggling to use it effectively check out this infographic that offers some great tips or what the creator of this infographic calls the “Ten Commandments.”
Here’s why the protesters in Spain and Greece are right that inflicting more and more pain serves no useful purpose.