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Rights or riots? How we think about climate change migration ...

Rights or riots? How we think about climate change migration ... | Going global | Scoop.it
The most recent Defence White Paper, released in May this year, identifies migration in relation to climate change, particularly in the South Pacific, as one such security issue. According to the Paper, it will require increased ...
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UN: World population to hit 8 billion in 2025 - The Japan News

UN: World population to hit 8 billion in 2025 - The Japan News | Going global | Scoop.it
UN: World population to hit 8 billion in 2025 The Japan News The Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP)--The United Nations forecast Thursday that the world's population will increase from 7.2 billion today to 8.1 billion in 2025, with most growth in...
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457s and temporary migration: the bigger picture | Inside Story

457s and temporary migration: the bigger picture | Inside Story | Going global | Scoop.it
What does it mean, for example, if a segment of Australia's population – made up of temporary migrants – has only a tenuous sense of belonging, limited access to important parts of the welfare system and a sense that they ...
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Foreign students feel 'unwelcome' over migration policy - University World News

Foreign students feel 'unwelcome' over migration policy - University World News | Going global | Scoop.it
Foreign students feel 'unwelcome' over migration policy University World News The poll, conducted by Youth Sight for Regent's University London, also revealed more than half say they feel unwelcome in the country due to the government's migration...
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Climate change poses grave threat to security, says UK envoy - The Guardian

Climate change poses grave threat to security, says UK envoy - The Guardian | Going global | Scoop.it
The Guardian Climate change poses grave threat to security, says UK envoy The Guardian The link between climate change and global security risks is on the agenda of the UK's presidency of the G8, including a meeting to be chaired by Morissetti in...
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How migration makes the world richer

How migration makes the world richer | Going global | Scoop.it
One defining feature of the world economy in recent decades is increasing migration. These cross-border flows have led to concerns in immigrant-receiving countries about the effects of migration on labour markets and welfare states.
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Hispanic population now equals that of whites in California - NBCNews.com

Hispanic population now equals that of whites in California - NBCNews.com | Going global | Scoop.it
Hispanic population now equals that of whites in California
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Hispanic population now equals that of whites in California.
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85% of the world's population lives in the driest half of the land ...

85% of the world's population lives in the driest half of the land ... | Going global | Scoop.it
85% of the world's population lives in the driest half of the land, 783 million people do not have access to clean water, and 2.5 billion do not have access to adequate sanitation. The economic and health effects will be ...
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Population Growth Greatly Affecting Access to Safe Water - AllAfrica.com

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Population Growth Greatly Affecting Access to Safe Water
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Eight months ago, Uganda's population was estimated at 34.1 million people.
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EU migration has to be managed better, but overall, it has benefited the UK ... - Telegraph.co.uk (blog)

EU migration has to be managed better, but overall, it has benefited the UK ... - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) | Going global | Scoop.it
EU migration has to be managed better, but overall, it has benefited the UK ...
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South India lags behind national fertility rate, slows population boom

South India lags behind national fertility rate, slows population boom | Going global | Scoop.it
BANGALORE: India's burgeoning population appears to be both a problem and an advantage. Very soon, the southern states are likely to stare at an un-Indian situation: a shrinking populace, owing to a...
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Horsemeat scandal is symptom of globalisation like markets crash - PublicServiceEurope.com

Horsemeat scandal is symptom of globalisation like markets crash - PublicServiceEurope.com | Going global | Scoop.it
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Horsemeat scandal is symptom of globalisation like markets crash
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The present horsemeat-and-pork-as-beef crisis raises an obvious question about supply chains getting long.
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Fruit left to rot: Fears over shortage of UK pickers when Romanians and ... - Mirror.co.uk

Fruit left to rot: Fears over shortage of UK pickers when Romanians and ... - Mirror.co.uk | Going global | Scoop.it
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Fruit left to rot: Fears over shortage of UK pickers when Romanians and ...
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Farmers fear a shortage of fruit pickers when labour restrictions are lifted on Romanians and Bulgarians at the end of the year.
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What Recovery? Americans on Food Stamps Outnumber Population ...

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As of March of this year, 47.7 million Americans are now on some form of food stamps; there are more individuals on food stamps in the U.S. economy than the entire population of Spain—46.17 million. But what about the ...
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Migrants push birth rate to record high - Express.co.uk

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Migrants push birth rate to record high
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This means that net migration at 155,500 in the year to mid-2012 is lower than that seen in recent years.
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Border control leaves undocumented migrants displaced, says Stanford historian - Stanford Report

Border control leaves undocumented migrants displaced, says Stanford historian - Stanford Report | Going global | Scoop.it
Border control leaves undocumented migrants displaced, says Stanford historian Stanford Report As part of her study of transnational Mexican migration, Stanford historian Ana Minian conducted more than 200 oral history interviews, including some...
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Stanford: Border Control Leaves Undocumented Migrants Displaced - Patch.com

Stanford: Border Control Leaves Undocumented Migrants Displaced Patch.com Minian's research is the first in-depth history of transnational Mexican migration from 1965 to 1986, an era of transition that saw booming circular migration between the...
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Africa's population challenge - CNN (blog)

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Africa's population challenge
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It's rare enough for a U.S. president to visit Africa. This week, two of them are there – President Obama, of course, but also his predecessor, George W.
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Alliance for Affordable Internet | Making the Internet Affordable for the Next Two Billion.

Only 25% of the population in developing countries are online http://t.co/FrvmcHIq5O making the internet affordable for the next 2 billion
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One-quarter of Shanghai's population elderly - Xinhua

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One-quarter of Shanghai's population elderly
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SHANGHAI, March 21 (Xinhua) -- The number of elderly people in Shanghai has reached 3.67 million, accounting for more than a quarter of the city's population, local authorities said Thursday.
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Infographic: The Globalisation of Virtual Water Flows | HydrateLife

Infographic: The Globalisation of Virtual Water Flows. March 21, 2013 · by bluenow · in Facts/Statistics, Studies.
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Globalisation and Development: Fairtrade movement: asking ...

Globalisation and Development: Fairtrade movement: asking ... | Going global | Scoop.it
(IDS MA Globalisation and Development student) Last month, the Fairtrade Foundation announced that UK sales in Fairtrade products (i.e. products with the FLO label) increased from 1.32 billion GBP in 2011 to 1.57 billion ...
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Ageing population will drive up wages - report - Timaru Herald

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Ageing population will drive up wages - report
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Expect to pay much more for haircuts and healthcare in future, as the population ages, but the ageing population will also hurt the manufacturing sector.
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Policy matters: EU's concern grows over migration patterns - The Express Tribune

Policy matters: EU's concern grows over migration patterns - The Express Tribune | Going global | Scoop.it
Policy matters: EU's concern grows over migration patterns The Express Tribune These views were expressed by scholars at a workshop on Inter and Intra Migration in Europe: Problems and Difficulties, held by the Area Study Centre for Europe,...
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Don't Fear the Migrants - By Frank Jacobs | Foreign Policy

Don't Fear the Migrants - By Frank Jacobs | Foreign Policy | Going global | Scoop.it
It's the world's biggest annual human migration, and 2013 promises to be a record-breaker: An estimated 3.4 billion journeys will take place in the roughly 40-day period around the Chinese New Year, more than ever before, ...
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