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As Pharma Eyes Patent Changes In South Africa, A Government Minister Cries 'Genocide'

As Pharma Eyes Patent Changes In South Africa, A Government Minister Cries 'Genocide' | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
A proposal from a lobbying firm that wants to help the pharmaceutical industry thwart a new draft policy on intellectual property in South Africa has prompted accusations by the Health Minister that drug makers are planning a "genocide." And the flap threatens to become yet another public relations problem for an industry arguing that strong patent protections can lead to a stronger South Africa.
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EQ: How is the government in Africa using the intellectual property to help heal and benefit the people of Africa?

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Exploring Africa

Exploring Africa | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
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Intellectual Property - European Commission

Intellectual Property - European Commission | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
Intellectual Property - The EU Single Market
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Study Details Graft in European Union

Study Details Graft in European Union | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
More than three-quarters of citizens believe that graft is widespread in their countries, the European Commission said in a report.
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Mapping the field of Religious Diversity in EU Law and Policies within the European Commission | Religare project

Mapping the field of Religious Diversity in EU Law and Policies within the European Commission | Religare project | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
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EQ: Does the wide spread territory of all the countries in the EU make for a diverse religious culture?

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Critical praise for Royal Academy of Arts' Australia exhibition

Critical praise for Royal Academy of Arts' Australia exhibition | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
IT'S taken 200 years but Britons will finally get a chance to appreciate Australian art with the largest exhibition of its kind ever held opening in the British capital today.

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We chose this article explains the culurtal arts of Australia and how they are related to the rest of the world.

 

EQ: Explain why the Australian art has been cut off to other parts of the world until now.

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Skyler, Austin and Johny's curator insight, October 5, 2013 12:49 AM

We decided to choose this article because it explains that there was a recent art show of all the paintings of famous artists all from Australia. It revealed these artists to a much larger American audience and is showing Americans that Australia has some very talented artists that have some amazing pieces of art.

 

EQ: Why is artwork an important part of Australian culture?

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Economic System Australia

Economic System Australia | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
Free market is the main characteristics of the economic system of Australia. The growth of the economy of Australia is phenomenal and this country is among the first five developed countries of the world.
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We chose this article because it accurately describes the economic system in Australia.

 

 

EQ: What arethe four main components of the Australian economic system?

 

 

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Australia Geographic coordinates - Geography

Australia Geographic coordinates - Geography | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
Facts and statistics about the Geographic coordinates of Australia. Updated as of 2013.
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We chose this because it provides a map of Australia, and the article provides an accurate description of the location of Australia.

 

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Bittersweet justice

Bittersweet justice | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
IN THEORY Tunisian women’s rights activists had a reason to celebrate this week. On March 31st a group of policemen who raped a 29-year old woman, known simply as...
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A social media boom begins in Africa | Africa Renewal Online

A social media boom begins in Africa | Africa Renewal Online | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
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Rural Poverty Portal

Rural Poverty Portal | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
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Can The European Welfare State Survive?

Can The European Welfare State Survive? | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
Europe's social support system is under pressure amid the debt crisis and demographic changes.
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EQ: How does the modern day culture spread throughout the EU and what does that help create for the EU?

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Europe: Physical Geography

Europe: Physical Geography | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
Encyclopedic entry. Europe is the western peninsula of the giant "supercontinent" of Eurasia.
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EUROPA - The economy

Key facts and figures on the economy of the EU and its member countries.
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EQ: Does the small population in comparison to the world effect the trade between the E.U and other countries.

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Political Parties in Australia | AustralianPolitics.com

Political Parties are central to understanding Australian politics.
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We chose this article because it provies a clear description of all the registered political parties in Australia.

 

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Comment: Losing our religion

Comment: Losing our religion | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it
With the swearing in of arguably Australia's most religious modern Prime Minister - how many contenders for the top job can say they considered becoming priests? - the role and relevance of religion gives me pause for thought.
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We chose this article because it explains the decline in religion in Australia.

 

EQ: Predict what might happen to Australia if this decline in religion keeps going.

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Social challenges in PNG | Devpolicy Blog from the Development Policy Centre

Social challenges in PNG | Devpolicy Blog from the Development Policy Centre | Australia Antarctica Oceania | Scoop.it

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We chose this article because it summarizes the effects the social enviroment in Australia.

 

EQ: How are the people of Australia effected by the socail enviorment?

 

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Skyler, Austin and Johny's curator insight, October 5, 2013 12:38 AM

We chose this article because it is very fascinating how the fact that Papau New Guinea is a developing country is negatively affecting their social system. This article will teach people how having a prosperous social system is difficult when you're in poverty.

 

EQ: If a country is developing and that causes it to have a bad economy, then how is it supposed to grow and thrive?