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Just Keep Educating

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How can education help stop the extinction of bird species like the spoon-billed sandpiper

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Just Keep Educating

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How can education help stop the extinction of bird species like the spoon-billed sandpiper
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Theme for the 10th Gwangju Biennale | Brooklyn Art Project

Gwangju Biennale Foundation has announced the theme for the 10th Gwangju Biennale, taking place from 5 September to 9 November. Burning Down the House explores.
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Korean Arts / Beautiful Folding Screen of Korea 1 Flowers and Birds

Korean Arts / Beautiful Folding Screen of Korea 1 Flowers and Birds | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
in Collectibles, Cultures & Ethnicities, Asian (Korean Arts / Beautiful Folding Screen of Korea 1 Flowers and Birds: $18.20 (0 Bids) End Date: Sunday Jan-26-2014...
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Birds Korea: Birds and Bewilderment

Birds Korea: Birds and Bewilderment | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
Birds Korea expert Professor Robert Newlin on fascination with the fabled Osprey
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You Can’t Buy History, but You Can Rent It

You Can’t Buy History, but You Can Rent It | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
You can rent a truly old Korean house (hanok) in Gwangju
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Korea - Ministry of Agriculture confirms high pathogenic H5N8 avian flu outbreak on a duck farm prompting broad response - Gochang County, North Jeolla Province- Wild duck deaths also reported - Pa...

Korea - Ministry of Agriculture confirms high pathogenic H5N8 avian flu outbreak on a duck farm prompting broad response - Gochang County, North Jeolla Province- Wild duck deaths also reported - Pa... | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
Korea - Ministry of Agriculture confirms high pathogenic H5N8 avian flu outbreak on a duck farm prompting broad response - Gochang County, North Jeolla Province- Wild duck deaths also reported South Korea Tracking (RT @FluTrackers: S.
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The wild ducks aren't the cause. It bad poultry farming!
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Migratory birds most likely to have brought AI virus to Korea – Arirang News | Gawde News

Migratory birds most likely to have brought AI virus to Korea – Arirang News | Gawde News | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
RT @gawdenews: Migratory birds most likely to have brought AI virus to Korea - Arirang News - http://t.co/EUdmYQAppi http://t.co/NJeb5dtBt5
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This is not true!
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Chinese Feminist Activist Walks 2000 Kilometers to Protest Sexual Abuse - Global Voices Online

Chinese Feminist Activist Walks 2000 Kilometers to Protest Sexual Abuse Global Voices Online Xiao, the lead actor in the Chinese version of the “Vagina Monologues”, is walking all the way from Beijing to the southern city of Guangzhou – a distance...
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Korea’s Demilitarized Zone: A Place for Rare Birds … and Diplomacy

Source: Advocacy.britannica.com By Martha Vickery A n international group of experts is using a combination of scientific know-how, international diplomacy, and dogged persistence to save the...
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Disaster Relief and the Philippines: Inform Your Good Intentions

Disaster Relief and the Philippines: Inform Your Good Intentions | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
At the beginning of November, Typhoon Haiyan swept through the Pacific and across East Asia, causing massive amounts of damage and a tragic loss of life.
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More on the Economics of Free Economic Zones and Reclamation: Nial Moores PhD, 0...

More on the Economics of Free Economic Zones and Reclamation: Nial Moores PhD, 09 Jan 2013 - http://www.birdskoreablog.org/?p=11515 More on the Economics of Free Economic Zones and Reclamation « Birds Korea Blog www.birdskoreablog.org Following on...
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Improving My Knowledge about Who I am supporting

I really liked the "StopRush" database of advertisers. thinkContext control sounds cool in theory, but I want to see what's going on even if I don't like it. Buycott is an app but these are campaigns so you actively need...
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Social Security Agreement for Americans

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This month the National Pension Service discusses Social Security Agreement for Americans

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Check what you need to do before you leave Korea.

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Social Security Agreement for Americans

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This month the National Pension Service discusses Social Security Agreement for Americans
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Check what you need to do before you leave Korea.

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Yunho donates $33,000 to the '2013 Gwangju Design Biennele' to help children in Gwangju | allkpop.com

Yunho donates $33,000 to the '2013 Gwangju Design Biennele' to help children in Gwangju | allkpop.com | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
According to SM Entertainment on January 24, TVXQ's Yunho recently displayed generosity by (Yunho donates $33,000 to the '2013 Gwangju Design Biennele' to help children in Gwangju http://t.co/QnQki6kH7C)...
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In trouble, give your location from the details on the electrical pole

Did you know you can give your precise location to the police or emergency personnel by giving the details on electrical or phone poles around Gwangju? Here's a picture: I've noticed that a lot of this info might be covered...
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articles/Korean biennial all fired up for tenth anniversary

articles/Korean biennial all fired up for tenth anniversary | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
articles/Korean biennial all fired up for tenth anniversary (Gwangju Biennale all fired up for 10th anniversary—Director aims to reflect Korea's “incredible engagement w/future” http://t.co/OVP7lbVg7f)...
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Avian flu reported in S. Korea among migratory birds - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Avian flu reported in S. Korea among migratory birds - Xinhua | English.news.cn | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
The presence of avian influenza (AI) virus was confirmed among migratory birds, which were found dead last week in South Korea, the agriculture ministry said Monday, boosting fears that the infection may spread further.
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The poultry farms need to be investigated! They are the cause! The migratory birds are their victims!
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Migratory+birds+most+likely+to+have+brought+AI+virus+to+Korea

Migratory+birds+most+likely+to+have+brought+AI+virus+to+Korea | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
We+begin+this+evening+with+the+latest+on+a+bird+flu+outbreak+here+in+Korea%3Cbr%3E%0AIt%27s+been+more+than+four+days+now+since+the+first+avian+influenza+case+since+2011+was+discovered+on+two+farms+in+the+sout (Migratory birds most likely to have...
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Migratory birds not the cause!
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Hyatt Mandarins Removed « Birds Korea Blog

@birdskoreablog Hyatt Mandarins Removed: Charlie Moores, Birds Korea, Jan 10th 2014: In mid-N... http://t.co/JiYnZCp85R @inkednaturalist
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Hyundai Motor to Sell Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles to Gwangju City Gov't - Korea IT Times (press release)

Hyundai Motor to Sell Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles to Gwangju City Gov't - Korea IT Times (press release) | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
Hyundai Motor to Sell Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles to Gwangju City Gov't Korea IT Times (press release) Hyundai Motor will sell five units of its Tucson ix hydrogen fuel cell cars to the City government of Gwangju.
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The Crooked Trail – Directory

After over a year of being a part of the Gwangju blog staff, it’s nearly time for me to head out.
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Midwinter bird count kicks off - E Kantipur

Midwinter bird count kicks off - E Kantipur | Volunteer Gwangju | Scoop.it
Midwinter bird count kicks off E Kantipur The midwinter bird count is being organised in Nepal since January 1987 on behalf of Wetlands International.
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