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Hoa nhip tim Campaign - The Chain

“"HIV/AIDS Prevention among Youth" Project is the biggest project on HIV/AIDS that has been done so far. It is sponsored by Asian Development Bank and is ...”
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Melinda Gates Reports from Malawi, Where Feminism Is Making Surprising Strides - MarieClaire.com (blog)

Melinda Gates Reports from Malawi, Where Feminism Is Making Surprising Strides - MarieClaire.com (blog) | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“An impressive new trend is changing conditions for women—and helping them push the whole country towards a better future.”
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Health Talk - HIV/AIDS : 15 August 2015

“The 15 million success stories are that the world has exceeded the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 6 target of combating HIV/AIDS and is on track to end ...”
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Alcohol kills more people worldwide than HIV, AIDS, violence and tuberculosis ... - National Post

Alcohol kills more people worldwide than HIV, AIDS, violence and tuberculosis ... - National Post | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Although overall consumption has decreased, the organization is concerned about the rise of ‘harmful drinking’ among women and young people”
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What feminism looks like in the developing world - ChristianToday

What feminism looks like in the developing world - ChristianToday | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“What does it mean to promote the role and rights of women in a culture very different from our own?”
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SURFAID

SURFAID | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“SURFAID is a non-profit humanitarian organisation whose aim is to improve the health, wellbeing and self-reliance of people living in isolated regions connected to us through surfing.”
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Corporate prevention programs reduce fatal malaria cases : healthcare asia – medical and healthcare news in asia

Corporate prevention programs reduce fatal malaria cases : healthcare asia – medical and healthcare news in asia | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Corporate prevention programs reduce fatal malaria cases http://t.co/ayV6vexai3”;
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Breast Cancer: A Big Problem In Developing Countries

Breast Cancer: A Big Problem In Developing Countries | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Breast cancer is exploding in low- and middle-resource countries worldwide, and it is not being properly managed.”
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Why it’s so hard to cure HIV/AIDS - Janet Iwasa

“View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-it-s-so-hard-to-cure-hiv-aids-janet-iwasa In 2008, something incredible happened: a man was cured of HIV. In over 70 million HIV cases, this...”
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Half a million babies die each year in unhygienic hospitals

Half a million babies die each year in unhygienic hospitals | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“LONDON (Reuters) - Over a third of hospitals and clinics in developing countries have nowhere for staff or patients to wash with soap, and almost 40 percent have no source of water, according to a WHO-backed...”
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Governments keen to support gender goal but more is needed to improve women’s lives

Governments keen to support gender goal but more is needed to improve women’s lives | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“As the Millenium Development Goals countdown gathers momentum at the UN General Assembly, we say it's time to put women's rights centre stage.”
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New global fund for tobacco control

New global fund for tobacco control | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“A new joint fund - launched by Bloomberg Philanthropies and Gates Foundation - will help poor countries defend legal challenges by the tobacco industry”
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Hoa nhip tim Campaign - No sharing same needles

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How Can You Help Prevent Child Marriage? Donate Books And School Supplies, For ... - Bustle

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WHO: Progress in Millennium Development Goals Not Sufficient - VOA Studio 7 for Zimbabwe

WHO: Progress in Millennium Development Goals Not Sufficient - VOA Studio 7 for Zimbabwe | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“WHO reports child deaths since 1990 have fallen from about 90 per 1000 live births to 46 deaths per 1000 live births in 2013. It says less than one-third of all countries are on track to achieve thi...”
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The Worldwide Fight For Women's Rights: 'A Lot Of Girls Are Not Aware Their ... - ThinkProgress

The Worldwide Fight For Women's Rights: 'A Lot Of Girls Are Not Aware Their ... - ThinkProgress | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Hilda Tadria used to walk to school barefoot. Now she leads a girls' empowerment organization.”
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Children Need to Thrive, Not Just Survive - Yale News

Children Need to Thrive, Not Just Survive - Yale News | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Children Need to Thrive, Not Just Survive Yale News As countries around the world close out the first set of goals and begin policy implementation of the next, it is a time of paradigm shift in early childhood development, Pia Britto, Ph.D., a...”
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The #1 Killer Of Pregnant Women Can Be Stopped For $6 - Huffington Post

The #1 Killer Of Pregnant Women Can Be Stopped For $6 - Huffington Post | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“For the sake of pregnant women the world over, here are five facts you ought to know. 1) The world's single greatest killer of pregnant women is malaria. Which is especially tragic because malaria isn't like cancer -- it's 100% preventable and ...”
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Why it’s so hard to cure HIV/AIDS - Janet Iwasa

“View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-it-s-so-hard-to-cure-hiv-aids-janet-iwasa In 2008, something incredible happened: a man was cured of HIV. In over 70 million HIV cases, this...”
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Women's rights

Women's rights | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Why we work on women’s rightsWomen and girls are more likely to live in poverty simply because of their gender, and this is especially marked in developing countries.”
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Empowering women in agriculture is good for business

Empowering women in agriculture is good for business | Health and Human Development Unit 4 | Scoop.it
“Empowering women in small-hold agriculture is essential to boosting productivity, creating new product launches and generating business - and companies are starting to realise this, says a Fairtrade Foundation report.”
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