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We study communication, society and culture to effectively enhance knowledge transfer and bring about sustainable social change.
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The U.N. at 70: Time to Prioritise Human Rights for All, for Current and Future Generations | Inter Press Service

The U.N. at 70: Time to Prioritise Human Rights for All, for Current and Future Generations | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
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The U.N. at 70: Time to Prioritise Human Rights for All, for Current and Future Generations

The U.N. at 70: Time to Prioritise Human Rights for All, for Current and Future Generations | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Credit: UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras By Dr.
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WHO | World Health Statistics 2015

WHO | World Health Statistics 2015 | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
World Health Statistics 2015 contains a summary of progress on health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) http://t.co/px9Y0Lzyvh
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The Rich Countries Are Leaving the Poor for Dead: Jeffrey Sachs on the Millennium Development Goals

The Rich Countries Are Leaving the Poor for Dead: Jeffrey Sachs on the Millennium Development Goals | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Despite his experiences of skepticism and false promises over the past 15 years, Sachs still believes that the world can put an end to extreme poverty.
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Media, Education and Sustainable Social Change (Situating Sustainability Series) [Full Episode]

Media, Education and Sustainable Social Change (Situating Sustainability Series) Media, Education and Sustainable Social Change (Situating Sustainability ...
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Organic Agriculture and the Millennium Development Goals - Download | IFOAM Shop

Organic Agriculture and the Millennium Development Goals - Download | IFOAM Shop | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
This dossier is the first attempt by IFOAM to document how organic agriculture can contribute to achieving the MDGs.
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EU Calls for Paradigm Shift in Development Cooperation | Inter Press Service

EU Calls for Paradigm Shift in Development Cooperation | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
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EU Calls for Paradigm Shift in Development Cooperation

EU Calls for Paradigm Shift in Development Cooperation | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The European Commission is calling for SDGs to address poverty eradication and sustainable development together in three dimensions – economic, social and environmental.
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WHO/Europe | Health Atlas

RT @WHO_Europe_RHN: We have an interactive Atlas of Millennium Development Goals (#MDGs ) indicators: Try it! http://t.co/rcMbRC1oHr #data…
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Costa Rica’s Energy Nearly 100 Percent Clean

Costa Rica’s Energy Nearly 100 Percent Clean | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Seven percent of Costa Rica’s electricity comes from wind power, thanks to wind farms such as the ones operating in the mountains of La Paz and Casamata, 50 km from San José.
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The U.N. at 70: A Time for Compliance

The U.N. at 70: A Time for Compliance | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
If states comply with these many instruments, the global community will have more respect for the rule of international law, and more faith in the United Nations, including for the compliance with and implementation of the SDGs.
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22+ Heartbreaking Photos Of Pollution That Will Inspire You To Recycle

22+ Heartbreaking Photos Of Pollution That Will Inspire You To Recycle | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
20 million Americans mobilized on April 22, 1970; 30 years later, that number was up to 200 million citizens of the Earth. What was the cause that brought these people together? The desire to make the Earth a better place. Earth Day is not a holiday, but an annual event dedicated to demonstrating support for environmental action.
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A New and Powerful Tool for Achieving Sustainable Development - Huffington Post

A New and Powerful Tool for Achieving Sustainable Development - Huffington Post | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Ecosystems provide for a plethora of human needs, from nutritious food, to timber, fiber and fuel. Yet, over the past 50 years, humans have degraded ecosystems more rapidly than in any comparable period in history.
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Home | FAO | Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Home | FAO | Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Millennium Development Goals | UNFAO http://t.co/5THDR2foZw
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How People Turn To Social Media During Natural Disasters

How People Turn To Social Media During Natural Disasters | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The creative use of social media saved several lives.
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Implementing the U.N.s Sustainable Development Goals

Implementing the U.N.s Sustainable Development Goals | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
After fifteen years of nations pursuing the Millennium Development Goals established by the United Nations, representatives of the member states, along with exp
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White House Gives Conditional Approval for Shell to Drill in Arctic

White House Gives Conditional Approval for Shell to Drill in Arctic | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The move is a major victory for Shell, but environmentalists say a possible accident there could have far-reaching consequences.
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So much for 'CHANGE we can believe in'

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A conversation with Jeffrey Sachs

Jeffrey Sachs, UN Special Adviser on the Millennium Development Goals, explains why 2015 is a critical year for global sustainable development.
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The U.N. at 70: Impressive Successes and Monumental Failures | Inter Press Service

The U.N. at 70: Impressive Successes and Monumental Failures | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
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Managing the transition from the Millennium Development Goals to the sustainable development goals - tralac trade law centre

Managing the transition from the Millennium Development Goals to the sustainable development goals - tralac trade law centre | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Managing the transition from the #MDGs to the sustainable development goals: remarks by Joakim Reiter http://t.co/YMEiT572sb #Post2015
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Why do US aid agencies care about global goals? - Devex

Why do US aid agencies care about global goals? - Devex | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Why do US aid agencies care about global goals? Devex The Millennium Development Goals were “transformational,” but the sustainable development goals will be, “a step up,” Tony Pipa, the U.S.
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Police Killings Challenge U.S. “Exceptionalism”

Police Killings Challenge U.S. “Exceptionalism” | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Washington DC, the evening of April 29. 2015. Activists and supporters affiliated with the #DCFerguson movement gathered in Chinatown for a march in solidarity with the Baltimore protests of the cop killing of African-American youth Freddie Gray.
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Basic Statistics 2015

Basic Statistics 2015 | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Basic Statistics 2015 covers the indicators of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) such as the proportion of population living below $1.25 (PPP) a day, infant mortality rate, carbon dioxide emissions.
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Sustainable development goals: changing the world in 17 steps – interactive

Sustainable development goals: changing the world in 17 steps – interactive | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The MDGs expire this year and the SDGs begin. But what are the SDGs all about?
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