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TECHO and Univision Drive Awareness to Global Inequality Issues through NYC Poverty
Reuters - 10/2/2015
PR Newswire NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2015 NEW YORK , Oct. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TECHO , in partnership with Univision and Pace University , and alongside Oxfam , UNICEF , The Inter-American Development
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NGO proffers solution to incessant communal clashes in Taraba
DangoteNews.com - 10/3/2015
A non-governmental organisation, Rural Integrated Development Initiative, RIDI, has advised the Taraba state government to adopt peacemaking and not peace keeping approach as solution to incessant communal
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Malawi gets $15m DFID donation as food aid
Nyasa Times - 10/3/2015
Britain’s aid agency, the Department for International Development (DfID) on Friday announce a K8.75 billion (about US$15 million)  for humanitarian food assistance in Malawi responding to President’s
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If You're Anti-Poverty You Should Be Pro- Free Trade And Globalization
Forbes.com - 10/1/2015
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Pakistan announces new policy for foreign aid groups amid crackdown
Reuters UK - 10/1/2015
ISLAMABAD Pakistan has ordered all international aid agencies to renew their registration with the government within 60 days, its interior minister said on Thursday, amid a crackdown on charity workers
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Maine's governor has a new plan to keep the poor in poverty
Washington Post - 10/1/2015
A savings account can be a powerful thing, especially for someone struggling to make ends meet. A little extra money on the side—even the tiniest of sums—can be a life-preserving cushion in the case of
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If You're Anti-Poverty You Should Be Pro- Free Trade And Globalisation
Forbes.com - 10/1/2015
The Minneapolis Fed has a little piece out making an argument that I've been stating for some time now. If you're pro-poor, then you really should be vehemently pro- free trade and globalisation. Because
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Meeting the moral imperative to end extreme poverty
World Bank - 10/2/2015
Last Thursday, over 140 faith-based organization and religious leaders, World Bank and UN officials, and UN ambassadors filled the chapel of the UN Church Center. At an unusual but moving side event for
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The pain trade: Is this the beginning of the end of globalisation?
Australian Financial Review - 10/2/2015
Global trade is slowing as exports of major economies fall, suggesting to some globalisation may have peaked. by Simon Kennedy The world's biggest economies are finding it increasingly hard to trade
The pain trade: how slumping commerce threatens global growth Livemint.com
Is this the end to the age of globalisation? Canberra Times
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P705-M fund to address poverty in Davao del Sur
Business World - 10/2/2015
The other provinces prioritized for ASAPP are Pangasinan, Quezon, Camarines Sur, Negros Occidental, Iloilo, Cebu, Leyte, Zamboanga del Sur and Sulu. Among the projects lined up under the program are
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Ali Tinju: Mass gathering in Malacca if no action taken
TheStar.com.my - 10/2/2015
MALACCA: A non-governmental organisation (NGO) headed by Ali Baharom or Ali Tinju has threatened to hold a mass gathering at an entertainment enclave here if no action is taken against those who assaulted
NGO threatens to hold mass gathering in Malacca TheStar.com.my
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It doesn't end with Piketty – five policies that could reduce inequality
Mail & Guardian Online - 10/2/2015
Inequality is limiting South Africa’s economic progress in more ways than we think. For most of the past 20 years, it was simply assumed that economic growth on its own would reduce inequality. This
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Mapping Houston's health problems
Houston Chronicle - 10/2/2015
When you try to show diseases on maps, they often start to look a lot alike, regardless of the disease being discussed. Whether mapping respiratory health, heart attacks or other conditions, the diseases
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Dental Care Tops List of Insured Adults' Unmet Health Needs
Medscape Women's Health - 10/2/2015
Dental care is the most common healthcare need that insured US adults cannot afford, a new report shows. One in five adults with full-year health insurance say they cannot pay the cost of dental care,
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NGO condemns violence in the name of protecting animals
Times of India - 10/2/2015
KOLKATA: As Indians celebrate Gandhi's birthday, Humane Society International/India stressed that ahimsa applied to people and animals alike. The statement comes in the wake of the recent killing near
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Most Syrian refugee families in lebanon live in poverty: UN report
Antara News - 10/2/2015
Beirut (ANTARA News) - Seventy percent of Syrian refugee families in Lebanon live under the line of poverty as they earn less 3.48 U.S. dollars per person, the United Nations Higher Commission for Refugees
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NGO team shows the ‘swachh’ way
The Hindu - 10/2/2015
Comment · print · T T T+· T- A team from Chaitanya Sravanthi clearing the debris at Chilakapeta as part of the Swachh Bharat campaign in Visakhapatnam. A dingy slum transforms into a litter-free
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Stop the presses: we're winning the war on poverty
Melbourne Age - 10/2/2015
We journalists are a bit like vultures, feasting on war, scandal and disaster. Turn on the news and you see Syrian refugees, Volkswagen corruption, dysfunctional government. Yet that reflects a selection
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Arne Duncan challenges the country to deal with educational inequity
Washington Post - 9/30/2015
By , Education Secretary Arne Duncan thinks the chances that Congress will replace No Child Left Behind, the main K-12 federal education law now eight years overdue for revision, took a nosedive
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INTERVIEW-Ukraine expects $520 mln World Bank loan by year-end
CNBC - 9/30/2015
LONDON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Ukraine expects to get a $520 million loan from the World Bank, with some help from the European Investment Bank, by the end of the year, the deputy finance minister said on
Ukraine expects $520 mln World Bank loan by year-end Sharenet
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Landing International Development divests entire share in unit
Reuters - 9/30/2015
17pm EDT   Landing International Development Ltd:Discloseable transaction in relation to the disposal of entire interest in the issued share capital of a subsidiar.Deal for sale loan at the total consideration
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Softness in global economy to extend into 2016 as developing world drags: IMF
Reuters - 9/30/2015
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde sits for an interview at IMF headquarters in Washington July 1, 2015. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst A relentless deceleration in the
UPDATE 2-Softness in global economy to extend into 2016 as developing world drags Reuters
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25 Cent Minimum Wage Adjustment: "Important Milestone," but not enough to lift workers
Reuters - 9/30/2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sep 30, 2015) - In an outreach blitz in downtown Toronto, supporters of the Fight for $15 and Fairness are reminding workers in Toronto and across Ontario that the province's
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At UN, President of Yemen decries civilian toll of country's conflict, appeals for
Bloomberg - 9/30/2015
Appealing for more relief aid for Yemen's beleaguered civilian population, President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, told the United Nations General Assembly today that he had recently returned from the war-ravaged
President of Yemen & civilian toll of conflict GlobalSecurity.org
President of Yemen decries civilian toll of country's conflict GlobalSecurity.org
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Hong Kong must continue to fight poverty, experts advise
CHINAdaily.com.cn - 9/30/2015
More jobs, retraining, financial assistance and other social measures will be needed in future The number of poor or vulnerable people in Hong Kong is expected to be down in the city's forthcoming poverty
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