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The Debate in Tucson on Science vs Spirituality | The Chopra ...

The Debate in Tucson on Science vs Spirituality | The Chopra ... | Future World Foundation | Scoop.it
CHOPRA FOUNDATION NEWS ... The idea behind the panel came from Chopra's book with Mlodinow War of the World Views that inspired the title of the debate. The panel was to have a discussion about the two, broadly ...
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World of Work Report 2012: Better Jobs for a Better Economy

World of Work Report 2012: Better Jobs for a Better Economy | Future World Foundation | Scoop.it

In this report, the International Labour Organisation presents an analysis of recent labour market and social trends, assesses risks of social unrest and presents employment projections for the next five years. The report emphasizes that while employment has begun to recover, job quality is deteriorating and there is a growing sense of unfairness. It suggests that if policy instruments are not carefully designed, they exacerbate the employment situation and aggravate equity concerns, with potentially long-lasting adverse consequences for both the economy and society.

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Back to the Start

Coldplay's haunting classic 'The Scientist' is performed by country music legend Willie Nelson for the soundtrack of the short film entitled, "Back to the Start." Download the song now available on iTunes.
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The Global Fund: What Next for Aid Effectiveness and Health Systems Strengthening?

The Global Fund: What Next for Aid Effectiveness and Health Systems Strengthening? | Future World Foundation | Scoop.it

Having recently been through a triple crisis (fiduciary, financial and managerial), the Global Fund is undergoing a process of transformation. This includes improvements to its aid effectiveness (AE) and the manner in which health systems are strengthened (HSS). This report by Aidspan describes the history of the Global Fund’s engagement with AE and HSS, and suggests how these requirements should inform the Fund’s transformation agenda.

 

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The challenge of Governance: Upscaling from Local to Global; Moving from Excess to Balance

In this economically and technologically hyper-connected world, all too many political challenges fall through the global institutional cracks, causing short-term harm and risking atragedy of the commons. When many individuals share the use of a common limited resource, like the grazing common of a medieval village, if each acts independently in his own interest by increasing the number of cattle that he grazes on the green, the villagers will eventually deplete their shared resource, even though it is in no-one's interest for this to happen.

 

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