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Expat population ‘could threaten’ GCC security - Arab News

Expat population ‘could threaten’ GCC security - Arab News | Going global | Scoop.it
Arab NewsExpat population ‘could threaten’ GCC securityArab NewsJEDDAH: More than 12.5 million workers in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are foreigners, accounting for 31 percent of the 40 million GCC population, the latest...
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Ageing population and climate change will cause 10000 more heat-related ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Ageing population and climate change will cause 10000 more heat-related ... - Telegraph.co.uk | Going global | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukAgeing population and climate change will cause 10000 more heat-related ...Telegraph.co.ukDr David Heymann said heat-related deaths will cause the biggest fatalities from climate change, especially with the ageing population.
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To feed a growing population, 'bet on the ocean' and innovation - CNN

To feed a growing population, 'bet on the ocean' and innovation - CNN | Going global | Scoop.it
Editor's note: Brian O'Hanlon is a pioneer in aquaculture. He is raising fish in the swift waters of the open ocean, eight miles off the coast in Panama. CNN's "The Next List" will feature the founder of Open Blue on Sunday at 2 ...
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Italy: Lampedusa shipwreck a grim reminder of EU's failure to protect migrants ... - Amnesty International

Italy: Lampedusa shipwreck a grim reminder of EU's failure to protect migrants ... - Amnesty International | Going global | Scoop.it
BBC NewsItaly: Lampedusa shipwreck a grim reminder of EU's failure to protect migrants ...Amnesty InternationalThe sinking of a boat carrying migrants towards the southern Italian island of Lampedusa underscores why European Union governments need...
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[Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières] Globalization and Migration

Why did the migrants leave? In search of a better life, part of a whole process of rural exodus which also saw people moving from the countryside to the cities and migrating within Europe. Germany, for example, was a country ...
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Slow Death and Fast Profits: The Globalisation of Pesticides and ...

The next time anyone in India serves up a good old 'wholesome' meal of rice and various vegetables, they will probably take in half a milligram of pesticide also, around a pin prick. That would be more than 40 times what an ...
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Why some see unsettling parallels between this crisis and 1914 ...

Why some see unsettling parallels between this crisis and 1914 ... | Going global | Scoop.it
Globalisation back then also saw a major migration wave of about 10% of the world's population from Europe to countries of new settlement such as the US, Canada, Australia and Argentina. In the end, this first attempt at the ...
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Seminar – Economics, Empire, and Ethnicity: Old perspectives on ...

The rapid economic growth of the PRC since 1978 has placed that country at the centre of many other countries' agenda for globalisation and its challenges. There are three dominant public beliefs about China's economic ...
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Tokyo Population To Halve In The Next 90 Years - Business Insider

Tokyo Population To Halve In The Next 90 Years - Business Insider | Going global | Scoop.it
A study group set up by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and including academics and city officials estimate that the census figure for 2100 will see Tokyo's population standing at about 7.13 million people.
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The long term tie between energy supply, population, and the ...

The long term tie between energy supply, population, and the ... | Going global | Scoop.it
The tie between energy supply, population, and the economy goes back to the hunter-gatherer period. Hunter-gatherers managed to multiply their population at least 4-fold, and perhaps by as much as 25-fold, by using energy ...
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Stop ignoring immigration, Soames urges MP colleagues - BBC News

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Rutland TimesStop ignoring immigration, Soames urges MP colleaguesBBC NewsThe government has pledged to cut net migration - the difference between the number of people leaving the UK and those moving to the UK - down to the "tens of thousands" by...
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At least 30 children among 61 dead after migrant boat sinks off Turkey - NBCNews.com (blog)

At least 30 children among 61 dead after migrant boat sinks off Turkey - NBCNews.com (blog) | Going global | Scoop.it
NBCNews.com (blog)At least 30 children among 61 dead after migrant boat sinks off TurkeyNBCNews.com (blog)AHMETBEYLI, Turkey - At least 61 migrants including Palestinians and Syrians, more than half of them children, died after their overcrowded...
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One in eight homeless people is less than 14 years old, data shows - Irish Times

One in eight homeless people is less than 14 years old, data shows - Irish Times | Going global | Scoop.it
Belfast TelegraphOne in eight homeless people is less than 14 years old, data showsIrish TimesCENSUS 2012: MORE THAN 450 children aged under 14 are homeless, census results released yesterday show.
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Brazilian Population Stands At 194 Milion : Report - Bernama

Brazilian Population Stands At 194 Milion : Report - Bernama | Going global | Scoop.it
MercoPressBrazilian Population Stands At 194 Milion : ReportBernamaBRASILIA, Sept 11 (NNN-MERCOPRESS) -- Brazil's population has reached 194 million people, according to estimates from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE)...
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One dead, several missing after migrant boat sinks off Italy - Reuters Africa

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One dead, several missing after migrant boat sinks off ItalyReuters AfricaROME, Sept 7 (Reuters) - At least one man died and dozens of people were missing after a boat carrying Tunisian migrants sank off the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, a...
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The Globalisation of Work – and People « Financial Survival Network

The Globalisation of Work – and People « Financial Survival Network | Going global | Scoop.it
What is fundamentally transforming work is extraordinary connectivity. by Lynda Gratton BBC. In the near future, at least five billion people around the world will use some form of mobile device to download information, access ...
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Britain needs the cultural value these international students bring - The Guardian (blog)

Britain needs the cultural value these international students bring - The Guardian (blog) | Going global | Scoop.it
BBC NewsBritain needs the cultural value these international students bringThe Guardian (blog)We need to tool our development and diplomacy policies to meet the causes of migration at source, in partnership with the countries where they occur.
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Exodus of northeasterners: Reversal of globalisation? - Bibhu ...

Exodus of northeasterners: Reversal of globalisation? - Bibhu ... | Going global | Scoop.it
People of the northeastern community arrived from Mumbai by the Lokmanya Tilak Express in Guwahati Railway station . Photo: Ritu Raj Konwar ( via: IFP). Indeed, over the years, the migration of thousands of young men and ...
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Globalisation - happening at a mall or apartment block near you - now

Globalisation - happening at a mall or apartment block near you - now | Going global | Scoop.it
Globalisation. Now there's a word to conjure with. But how to come to terms with it, eh ? Do you know the TV programme ' The World's Strongest Man' ? Time was when great swathes of early evening BBC time through the ...
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Globalisation and Development: Profiting from undernutrition ...

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By Ewan Robinson When the issue of global nutrition is mentioned, the first image in many people's minds – and beside many headlines – is that of an emaciated child clutching a foil pouch containing emergency food aid.
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Europe. Muslim population has tripled and many see Islam as a threat.

Europe. Muslim population has tripled and many see Islam as a threat. | Going global | Scoop.it
He gave the example of former Yugoslavia and former Soviet Union where people became active about ethical values after the end of cold war. On the topic of international migration, he said that the process of globalisation ...
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Half of the World's Population Will Have Access to the Internet by ...

Half of the World's Population Will Have Access to the Internet by ... | Going global | Scoop.it
Analysts Expect 50% of the Global Population to Have Access to the Web in 2017.
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Globalisation!: Wearing thongs and a flanny!

Globalisation!: Wearing thongs and a flanny! | Going global | Scoop.it
(International Organization for Migration) This theory conveys the notion of transnational populations, migrants maintaining relationships with their homelands and an array of divided loyalites. The question to discuss in this ...
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Suggested reads: Environment and development | JustAskLegal.com

Suggested reads: Environment and development | JustAskLegal.com | Going global | Scoop.it
Expect debates around the environmental impact of a rising population, globalisation, urbanisation, overconsumption and low-carbon development. Suggested read: Hot, Flat and Crowded, by Thomas L Friedman, which has ...
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The globalisation of work – and people

The globalisation of work – and people | Going global | Scoop.it
These people will want to join the global talent pool and, if possible, migrate to creative and vibrant cities. By doing so, this vast ... As a result of connectivity and globalisation millions of jobs across the world are disappearing.
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