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Doha climate talks – as it happened

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News and analysis as the UN climate talks draw to a close in Doha with agreement still needed on several key issues...
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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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Human Development Index Report 2016 - Why India ranked so low? - India Shining or Suffering? ���

For Pendrive and Tablet Course, Call 95-8004-8004 or visit - www.studyiq.in UPSC / IAS / PSC LATEST BURNING CURRENT TOPICS analysi
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Where Do We Stand Today? | Inter Press Service

Where Do We Stand Today? | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The 17 Sustain-able Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development were adopted on September 25, 2015 at the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The 2030 Agenda is a plan of action emphasising on the core principles of peace, people, planet, prosperity and partnership, which seeks to strengthen universal peace, […]
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Corruption: Promises, But Not Enough Progress from G20 Countries | Inter Press Service

Corruption: Promises, But Not Enough Progress from G20 Countries | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Goal 16. Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all... https://t.co/9zdG9MwMQe
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International Community Must Address Needs of Developing Nations | Inter Press Service

International Community Must Address Needs of Developing Nations | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Addressing the UN General Assembly’s High-Level Dialogue on Sustainable Development and Peace, Ambassador Horacio Sevilla Borja of Ecuador said the overarching objective of eradicating poverty –in all its forms and dimensions– remains the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. Speaking on behalf of the G77, and joined by China, he said: […]
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Ban Ki-moon’s Mixed Legacy as UN Secretary-General | Inter Press Service

Ban Ki-moon’s Mixed Legacy as UN Secretary-General | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Ban Ki-moon ended his ten years as UN Secretary-General at midnight on New Year’s Eve with his last official duty – dropping the ball at New York’s Times Square. “I’ll be in Times Square for the ball drop. Millions of people will watch me lose my job.” Ban wrote beforehand on Twitter, hinting at possible […]
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How the US Government Subsidizes Obesity | Inter Press Service

How the US Government Subsidizes Obesity | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
How the US Government Subsidizes Obesity | Inter Press Service https://t.co/No6mzetcbY
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More Than 50 Internet Shutdowns in 2016 | Inter Press Service

More Than 50 Internet Shutdowns in 2016 | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
More Than 50 Internet Shutdowns in 2016 #KeepItOn https://t.co/O3bKfrBL2o
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A “Selective” Concern for Universal Human Rights? | Inter Press Service

A “Selective” Concern for Universal Human Rights? | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
As Human Rights Day approached this Dec. 10, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner (OHCHR) issued a statement urging all governments to join in the fight for universal equality and justice. The OHCHR emphasised the fundamental importance of the adoption and construction of an international human rights system based upon the Universal Declaration […]
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Thriving Rural Communities Is a Recipe for Healthy Cities | Inter Press Service

Thriving Rural Communities Is a Recipe for Healthy Cities | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Thriving Rural Communities Is a Recipe for Healthy Cities | Inter Press Service https://t.co/4TcKKOniTT via @sharethis
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Antonio Guterres: New UN Secretary General | Inter Press Service

Antonio Guterres: New UN Secretary General | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The new UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who takes office on January 1, arrives with strong credentials — both as a former Prime Minister of Portugal and an ex-UN High Commissioner for Refugees. As a senior UN official, he spearheaded an ambitious but politically intricate action plan to battle one of the world’s major humanitarian crises […]
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Top 10 Countries With The highest human development index HDI in 2015

Top 10 Countries With The highest human development index (HDI) in 2015 1 Norway 0.944 2 Australia 0.935 3 Switzerland 0.930 4 Denmark 0.923 5 Netherland
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Making the Goals: Why Sustainable Development Must Be Integrated Development | Inter Press Service

Making the Goals: Why Sustainable Development Must Be Integrated Development | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Roger-Mark De Souza is the director of population, environmental security, and resilience for the Wilson Center. Sono Aibe is Pathfinder International's Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives.
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UN’s “hollow” Ring for SDGs Worldwide | Inter Press Service

UN’s “hollow” Ring for SDGs Worldwide | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
UN’s “hollow” Ring for SDGs Worldwide: Sunday Times https://t.co/k721gPnVkh United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on... #sustainable
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Sanitation ‘Revolution': A New Pay-Monthly Poop Removal System | Inter Press Service

Sanitation ‘Revolution': A New Pay-Monthly Poop Removal System | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Developing countries struggling to cope with huge volumes of human waste may finally get some relief, and a new business opportunity. A new Consortium of International Agricultural Research Centers (CGIAR) study has found that spreading the cost of waste removal over a series of monthly payments could make costs more affordable for poor households and […]
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Human Development for Everyone — Human Development Report 2016 (short)

A quarter-century of impressive human development progress continues to leave many people behind, with systemic, often unmeasured, barriers to catching up
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New Publication Details Thailand’s Development Journey | Inter Press Service

New Publication Details Thailand’s Development Journey | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Thailand’s “journey from aid recipient to emerging donor state” was the inspiration for a new publication launched at the UN on January 12, said Don Pramudwinai Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand. The publication is the first in a series on the theme of “South-South in Action,” where developing countries will share with each other […]
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We Need a New Social Movement Against Inequality | Inter Press Service

We Need a New Social Movement Against Inequality | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Dr Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah is Secretary General of CIVICUS, the global civil society alliance.
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Download The Life Span: Human Development for Helping Professionals (3rd Edition)

The Life Span: Human Development for Helping Professionals (3rd Edition) http://readyreadbook.tech/?book=0137152477
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Trump, the Banks and the Bomb | Inter Press Service

Trump, the Banks and the Bomb | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
When pro-nuclear disarmament organisations last October cheered the United Nations decision to start in 2017 negotiations on a global treaty banning these weapons, they probably did not expect that shortly after the US would elect Republican businessman Donald Trump as their 45th president. Much less that he would rush to advocate for increasing the US […]
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Communications Key to Successful Development Projects | Inter Press Service

Communications Key to Successful Development Projects | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Pumping money into development projects and rolling them out without having a good communications policy in place makes it unlikely the programmes will achieve their desired goals, as communications is vital to connect with stakeholders. Development projects will thrive if the messages are effectively shared as it helps build an enabling atmosphere, communications experts said […]
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COP-22: Developing Nations Seek Acceleration of Climate Action | Inter Press Service

COP-22: Developing Nations Seek Acceleration of Climate Action | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Speaking on behalf of the Group of 77 and China, Manasvi Srisodapol, Special Representative of the chair of the Group of 77, told the joint closing plenary of the 22nd session of the Conference of Parties (COP-22) in Marrakech that the needs of the developing countries should be given the highest priority for two reasons: […]
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The Perils of Writing about Toilets in India | Inter Press Service

The Perils of Writing about Toilets in India | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
The Perils of Writing about Toilets in India | Inter Press Service https://t.co/HeYJSDMTH1 via @sharethis
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Developing Countries Share Sustainable Development Philosophies | Inter Press Service

Developing Countries Share Sustainable Development Philosophies | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
Developing Countries Share Sustainable Development Philosophies : Inter Press Service https://t.co/ckFaKAyWCI #environment
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World Bank: Inequality Threatens Fight Against Extreme Poverty | Inter Press Service

World Bank: Inequality Threatens Fight Against Extreme Poverty | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
World Bank: Inequality Threatens Fight Against Extreme Poverty https://t.co/IOjthF4kcv
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Without Indigenous People, Conservation Is a Halfway Measure | Inter Press Service

Without Indigenous People, Conservation Is a Halfway Measure | Inter Press Service | Communication for Sustainable Social Change | Scoop.it
“You don’t convert your own house in a tourist site,” said Oussou Lio Appolinaire, an activist from Benin, wearing a traditional outfit in vivid yellows and greens. He was referring to opening up to tourists places that are sacred to indigenous people. Appolinaire, who belongs to the Gun people in the West African country of […]
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