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Amid Ukraine Crisis, US launches Military Escalation in Eastern Europe - Center for Research on Globalization

Amid Ukraine Crisis, US launches Military Escalation in Eastern Europe - Center for Research on Globalization | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Amid Ukraine Crisis, US launches Military Escalation in Eastern Europe Center for Research on Globalization The European Commission stressed that the proposed emergency funding would be available only if Ukraine made a loan agreement with the...
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Political science professor is impressed with growth of knowledge - The Breeze

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Political science professor is impressed with growth of knowledge
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That's just the research and writing component. Then it has to go into production and editing, etc. and then out to the finished product.
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15 Facts on Education in Developing Countries | Academic Exchange

15 Facts on Education in Developing Countries | Academic Exchange | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
We are now in the early months of 2014, yet progress in offering free, compulsory and good quality universal education in the developing nations has been slow. Overall, females have been the most affected with little or no ...
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Australian returned as head of world intellectual property body

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An Australian lawyer and jurist, Francis Gurry, was Thursday renewed for a second term as chief of the UN's influential intellectual property agency based in Switzerland.
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When Science Communication Backfires

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Increased polarization calls not for surrender, but for a fresh approach. (RT @SwissNepali: People don’t reach consensus w/ greater science knowledge - why coms on climate needs 2 be dif't.
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Can You Beat Most Americans at the National Science Quiz? Take the Test - PolicyMic

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The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently released information about how well the American public knows basic science concepts.
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Innovation and Intellectual Property Are Driving the Global Economy - Xconomy

Innovation and Intellectual Property Are Driving the Global Economy - Xconomy | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Innovation and Intellectual Property Are Driving the Global Economy Xconomy State-sponsored industrial espionage and Internet raids to steal intellectual property have prompted universities and other research centers to rethink the process of value...
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Multivariate study of the information literacy evaluation scale IL-HUMASS: Multidimensional scaling - YouTube

Track.Educational Innovation María José Rodríguez Conde (Multivariate study of the information literacy evaluation scale IL-HUMASS: Multidimensional scaling: http://t.co/BfoWUc7tF7 vía)...
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Here Are The American Executives Who Are Working On Behalf Of Putin - Businessinsider India

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Here Are The American Executives Who Are Working On Behalf Of Putin
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Adam Waldman is the founder, chairman, and president of the Endeavor Group, a D.C. consultancy based about two blocks from the White House.
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The Basics of Grant and Prospect Research

It doesn’t matter how many foundations, individual donors, local and regional governments, and other funders believe in your organization and can donate financial support to it if those donors can’t find you and put you on their radar.
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Getting into the gray areas with the draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education | Information Wants To Be Free

Getting into the gray areas with the draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education | Information Wants To Be Free | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Website of librarian, writer, speaker, consultant and LIS educator, Meredith Gorran Farkas. Includes the popular Information Wants to be Free blog.
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Opinion: Drugs – Evidence based policy, liberalism and some Uruguayan ... - Liberal Democrat Voice

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Opinion: Drugs – Evidence based policy, liberalism and some Uruguayan ...
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Last December Uruguay legalised cannabis, and in the US, the states of Colorado and Washington legalised cannabis for personal use in 2012.
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The Ultimate Guide to Earning a Scholarship Infographic

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The Ultimate Guide to Earning a Scholarship infographic provides helpful tips on how students can find scholarships and awards to apply for, prepare their applications correctly, avoid common mistakes and ultimately find the cash they need to make their educational dreams a reality. http://elearninginfographics.com/the-ultimate-guide-to-earning-a-scholarship-infographic/


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Canada's top universities slip in 2014 world rankings - Montreal Gazette

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Montreal Gazette Canada's top universities slip in 2014 world rankings Montreal Gazette MONTREAL — All three of Canada's top universities slipped marginally in the 2014 World Reputation Rankings — a sign that the federal government's pledge in...
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Growth in global tablet shipments to slow in 2014: research firm - Reuters

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Growth in global tablet shipments to slow in 2014: research firm Reuters SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tablet shipments will increase this year but at a much slower pace than in 2013 as consumers remain content with the devices they already own, market...
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Research and education for all - Daily Times

Research and education for all
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Where education is the key to success, higher education and research are the doors leading to countless opportunities that benefit the nation.
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World Intellectual Property Day 2014 Theme Revealed: “Movies – a ...

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The theme selected by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) for this year's World Intellectual Property (WIP) Day celebrations could not be a better fit for Kenya. From an intellectual property (IP) perspective, ...
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Top 10 Best-Selling Ebooks -- Week of March 1

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Veronica Roth's Divergent series still tops the Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller lists taking the Number 1 and 2 spots. The popularity of the books is being driven in part by the upcoming Divergent movie, which hits theaters March 21....
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Are there still jobs for librarians? - artsHub Australia (subscription)

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Are there still jobs for librarians?
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The development of information technology has reshaped no profession more extensively than that of librarianism.
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WIPO Director Election Tomorrow; Outcome Still Hard To Predict - Intellectual Property Watch

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WIPO Director Election Tomorrow; Outcome Still Hard To Predict Intellectual Property Watch An executive committee of nearly half the World Intellectual Property Organization membership will tomorrow, 6 March, select the leader of the key UN...
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Providing farmers with agricultural information - Financial Express Bangladesh

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Providing farmers with agricultural information
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The Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) is still an agency that remains unheard of, by a vast number of small farmers or growers of agricultural produces.
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