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7 Reasons Why You Really Shouldn’t Move to Cambodia | Khmer440.com

7 Reasons Why You Really Shouldn’t Move to Cambodia | Khmer440.com | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
7 Reasons Why You Really Shouldn’t Move to Cambodia
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Controversial new article!  Do you love it or hate it?  I love it.  I think it forces self-proclaimed heros to face what they've been denying.  Let's see if it makes a difference.

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Big Choices on a Small Screen: Can Mobile Games Really Spark Change?

Big Choices on a Small Screen: Can Mobile Games Really Spark Change? | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
Meet Anu, a 13-year-old girl who lives with her mother, father and brother, Binod, in rural India ...
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I just saved a life. With UNICEF Canada, you can too.

I just saved a life. With UNICEF Canada, you can too. | Ethicicities | Scoop.it

Sign up for the email list; doing so provides 1 tetanus vaccine!

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Fresh Water Hoarding Tourists

Fresh Water Hoarding Tourists | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
If you’ve ever traveled to an all inclusive resort in a developing country, this probably sounds familiar: an endless stream of drinks and food, lush gardens even if the surrounding area is completely arid, freshly laundered towels available...
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Children Maimed By Machetes For Nestlé Chocolate

Children Maimed By Machetes For Nestlé Chocolate | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
A recent inquiry by the Fair Labor Association (FLA) into Nestlé’s cocoa supply chain in the Ivory Coast concluded that children’s safety is put at risk in every phase of cocoa production.
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Social Good: iPhone App Lets You Give Work to Kenyan Refugees

Social Good: iPhone App Lets You Give Work to Kenyan Refugees | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
For the last few months, Mashable has been exploring the potential of social media for Social Good.
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Female feticide: is it happening in Ontario?

Female feticide: is it happening in Ontario? | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
Fresh evidence suggests mothers from some ethnic communities may be practising female feticide in Ontario, according to a new study.
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UNHCR project brings light, security and fuel-efficient cooking to refugees

UNHCR project brings light, security and fuel-efficient cooking to refugees | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
A UNHCR programme to provide lighting and fuel-efficient stoves in African refugee camps helps boost school attendance and improves female safety.
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Egypt court bans ‘virginity tests’ on female protesters

Egypt court bans ‘virginity tests’ on female protesters | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
An Egyptian civilian court ordered the army on Tuesday to end forced virginity tests on female detainees in military prisons, and the woman who won the legal victory urged other victims to press charges against the army.
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Canada lives up to AIDS drugs promise - Healthzone.ca

A groundswell of grandmothers, prominent Canadians and AIDS activists has forced Ottawa to deliver on a promise made eight years ago to send life...
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Aid worker job specs in the network age

Aid worker job specs in the network age | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
The evolving humanitarian field, with multiple new actors, an ongoing IT-led information explosion, and a growing focus on accountability and coordination is reshaping the role of aid workers and the future skills they will need.
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What you'll need to know to find a job in development in the future

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In Niger, child marriage on rise due to hunger

In Niger, child marriage on rise due to hunger | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
HAWKANTAKI, Niger (AP) — Each day before the reaping, the 11-year-old girl walked between the stunted stalks of millet with a sense of mounting dread.In a normal year, the green shoots vaulted out of the ground and rose as high as 13 feet (4...
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Good News! The MDG target for drinking water has been reached. | UNICEF Canada | The Leading Charitable Organization for Children

Good News! The MDG target for drinking water has been reached. | UNICEF Canada | The Leading Charitable Organization for Children | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
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Fashioning Change in Africa

Fashioning Change in Africa | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
In May, I wrote an article for Treehugger about whether the fashion industry, with its current fixation on African-inspired prints, was empowering or imperialistic in its relationship with the continent.
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Higg Index Sets Out To Green Apparel - new tool for companies to measure their sustainability

Higg Index Sets Out To Green Apparel - new tool for companies to measure their sustainability | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
Something we quickly learned when we started EO is just how complex evaluating a company based on how ‘good’ it is can be.
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Global Screening Announcement - One Day on Earth

A truly global film experience - United Nations, DPI One Day on Earth Free Screening Event* This Earth Day, we invite you to a free global screening eve…...
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The poor: always with us, necessarily not us

The poor: always with us, necessarily not us | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
Barbara Ehrenreich for TomDispatch: The poor are just people without enough money.
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Breaking Caste: Dalit Girls in India try to succeed in life - but can they do so in a society that refuses to change?

Breaking Caste: Dalit Girls in India try to succeed in life - but can they do so in a society that refuses to change? | Ethicicities | Scoop.it

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/asia-pacific/breaking-caste/

 

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Cadbury(i) Dairy Milk(i) Goes Fair Trade in Canada

Cadbury(i) Dairy Milk(i) Goes Fair Trade in Canada | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 25, 2009) - Editors Note: A photo and video are included with this Press Release.Cadbury announces today an historic agreement that will transform the accessibility of Fair Trade Certified chocolate in Canada...
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The Psyche of Development Work: making sure development is done right - Panorama - TakingITGlobal

The Psyche of Development Work: making sure development is done right - Panorama - TakingITGlobal | Ethicicities | Scoop.it
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