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The 10 leading green NGOs appeal to the Parliament to block Juncker's attempt to undermine environmental policies

The 10 leading green NGOs appeal to the Parliament to block Juncker's attempt to undermine environmental policies | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
After the open letter to President Juncker the 10 leading environmental NGOs in the EU, the Green 10, demand change in the composition and mission letters of the new Commission.
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MDGs Record 90% Performance In North-West - Leadership Newspapers

MDGs Record 90% Performance In North-West - Leadership Newspapers | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
MDGs Record 90% Performance In North-West
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The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) has recorded not less than 90 per cent success in communities across the seven states in the North-West geo-political zone.
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UNFPA - Combating Tanzania’s high child marriage rates

UNFPA - Combating Tanzania’s high child marriage rates | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Combating Tanzania’s high child marriage rates - 15 September 2014: DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – Happiness Rhobi,... http://t.co/f07dIUYtS6
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Lessons learned from HIV can tackle the Ebola crisis | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Lessons learned from HIV can tackle the Ebola crisis | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
RT @m4good: UNESCO is planning to tackle #ebola by learning from their experience in tackling #HIV http://t.co/IQNiuBfKX0 #ICT4D
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The challenges of communicating development research

Eliya Zulu from the African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) talks about the challenges of communicating development research across Africa. He iden...
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International Development Research Network | CHAN'S Lab

International Development Research Network | CHAN'S Lab | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Jordan L., Gerald, Mollie, Paige and Emily are all involved in the International Development Research Network (IDRN), an initiative of the Liu Scholar Program at the Liu Institute for Global Issues.
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The Importance of Educational and Human Development Research

Patrick H. Tolan, the director of the University of Virginia Center to Promote Youth Development discussed "Speaking Truth to Policy: The Importance of Quali...
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Addressing the effect of agriculture on global health

Addressing the effect of agriculture on global health | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
MSU has launched the first-of-its-kind center to research and address the growing global effects of agriculture on human and animal health. (#MSU has launched the first-of-its-kind center to research global effects of #agriculture on #health.
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African Union to Send 30 Ebola Specialists to Liberia & Sierra Leone

African Union to Send 30 Ebola Specialists to Liberia & Sierra Leone | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
African Union to Send 30 Ebola Specialists to Liberia & Sierra Leone http://t.co/kJ70Or1zky
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UN to take over Central African news in www worldwide-news jobsila.com

UN to take over Central African news in www worldwide-news jobsila.com | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
worldwide-news,jobsila.com NewsWww, UN to take over Central African News in Www, worldwide-news | news.jobsila.com worldwide-news | news.jobsila.com | news.jobsila.com jobsila.com News - Comprehensive up-to-date news coverage, aggregated from...
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Why is Girls’ Education Important for Public Health and Vice-Versa? | Global Partnership for Education

Why is Girls’ Education Important for Public Health and Vice-Versa? | Global Partnership for Education | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
As a newly-minted public health researcher, I was standing in the spacious but poorly-equipped emergency room in a township children’s hospital in Freetown, Sierra Leone, observing doctors taking care of severely under-nourished newborns.
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Africa Check: Do 40000 whites own 80% of SA land? - Eyewitness News

Africa Check: Do 40000 whites own 80% of SA land? - Eyewitness News | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
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Africa Check: Do 40000 whites own 80% of SA land?
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The Transformation of Leadership and Management (video)

The Transformation of Leadership and Management (video) | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Traditional management has failed. The reinvention of management reflects in part an application of Agile/Scrum thinking to the whole organization. Drawing on his award-winning book, The Leader's G...
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The final road to reach 2015 MDGs - eLearning Africa

The final road to reach 2015 MDGs - eLearning Africa | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
As the 2015 target date looms for UN member countries to achieve the eight Millennium Development Goals – which range from providing universal primary education.
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How the Millennium Development Goals Are Unfair to Africa

For the co-sponsored CGD-Brookings seminar How the Millennium Development Goals Are Unfair to Africa, Professor William Easterly presented a controversial an...
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‘Baba Jukwa’ convicted after pleading guilty | Real Info Zone

‘Baba Jukwa’ convicted after pleading guilty | Real Info Zone | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
‘Baba Jukwa’ convicted after pleading guilty (‘Baba Jukwa’ convicted after pleading guilty | Real Info Zone http://t.co/cQBMDTEoLp)
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The Research Proposal

Postgraduate students embarking on a research project are usually required to submit a Research Proposal before they can start. This Video Lecture covers the...
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How to Read Academic Research

A SuperQuick guideline to reading and analyzing academic research, especially designed for those who will be reading outside their field of expertise.
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The Center for Interactive Research on Sustainability at the University of British Columbia

The Center for Interactive Research on Sustainability at the University of British Columbia | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Located on a dense site next to ‘Sustainability Street’ at the University of British Columbia, the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability [CIRS] houses 200 researchers from private, public, and NGO sectors, who work together with the common mission of accelerating sustainability.

The 5,675m2 ‘living lab’ is organized around two four-story wings linked by a central atrium. The atrium serves as a building lobby and entry to a daylit auditorium, and as a social and educational space from which all of the project’s sustainable strategies are visible.

The CIRS building has embraced the ambitious sustainability goals of the Living Building Challenge, including those of net zero water consumption; waste water treatment on site; net zero energy consumption, and construction and operational carbon neutrality...
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Publishing Your Research 101 - Episode 1: How to Write a Paper to Communicate Your Research

Publishing Your Research 101 - http://pubs.acs.org/r/publishing101 The first episode in our series is an interview with Professor George M. Whitesides from H...
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4/20 Marijuana Documentary - Cannabis Research Studies - 2014

PLEASE WATCH AND SHARE THIS VIDEO No Copyright - http://youtu.be/sYA9EpVB2qo The Credits and Sources are found at 1:07:25 Legalize - http://petition.liberal....
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Powerful Pictures on Twitter: "Mandela on poverty. http://t.co/wHR07FKldA"

Powerful Pictures on Twitter: "Mandela on poverty. http://t.co/wHR07FKldA" | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Mandela on poverty. http://t.co/wHR07FKldA
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President Jacob Zuma is hosting a SADC Troika Summit

South African President Jacob Zuma is hosting a SADC Troika Summit to consider developments in Lesotho and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Chairperson of the SADC Organ on Politics, Security...
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Africa: IFAD in Norway to Strengthen Partnerships for Investments in Rural People Who Are on the Sharp Edge of Climate Change

Africa: IFAD in Norway to Strengthen Partnerships for Investments in Rural People Who Are on the Sharp Edge of Climate Change | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
The Vice-President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Michel Mordasini will travel to Norway next week to strengthen partnerships directed at building the resilience of rural women and men in developing countries...
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Egypt: The first 100 days of Sisi - BBC News

Egypt: The first 100 days of Sisi - BBC News | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
BBC News Egypt: The first 100 days of Sisi BBC News He has launched the Suez Canal development project, the development of roads and bridges, he has established the scientists' council, and has improved Egypt's image globally assuring co-operation...
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