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Supermodel Petra Nemcova to Represent Happy Hearts Fund and All Hands Volunteers  
Reuters - 22 Hours ago
PR Newswire NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2015 NEW YORK , Sept. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On September 11 , the trading floor of Cantor Fitzgerald will be thronged with celebrities making sales
Simulations Plus Awarded New Cooperative Agreement with FDA SYS-CON Media
Hitachi and National Grid Saudi Arabia signed Technical Collaboration Agreement SYS-CON Media
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Supermodel Petra Nemcova to Represent Happy Hearts Fund and All Hands Volunteers  
Bloomberg - 22 Hours ago
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Biopreservation Market Will Reach US$5.74 Billion by 2019 Due to Advancements In  Bloomberg
Big tires a big deal at Farm Progress Show [Herald & Review, Decatur, Ill.] Bloomberg
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Sport Relief and RBS partner to raise money for the charity 
Bloomberg - 23 Hours ago
British provider of financial services Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) on Wednesday reported that it is partnering with Sport Relief 2016 to cycle 500 miles to raise money for the charity. Beginning on     Add Comment

Statement by EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos  
Bloomberg - 23 Hours ago
"I strongly condemn the attack earlier today by an armed gunman that claimed the lives of two staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Yemen. My thoughts and sympathies     Add Comment

JPMorgan Chase and Employees to Donate up to $200,000 to Aid the American Red Cross  
Bloomberg - 9/3/2015
JPMorgan Chase and Employees to Donate up to $200,000 to Aid the American Red Cross Wildfire Relief Efforts in the Western United States * JPMorgan Chase provides $100,000 to the American Red Cross     Add Comment

Top UN relief official in Yemen condemns ‘despicable' killing of two Red Cross workers 
Bloomberg - 9/3/2015
The top United Nations relief official in Yemen, Johannes Van Der Klaauw, has strongly condemned today's killing of two staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the Amran
UN relief official in Yemen condemns 'despicable' killing of two Red Cross workers NewKerala.com
Top UN relief official in Yemen condemns ‘despicable’ killing of two Red Cross workers Foreign Affairs.co.nz
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RPT-Syria's ailing water network could spark epidemics -Red Cross 
Reuters UK - 9/3/2015
(Repeats Wednesday story without changes) By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Syria's water network, heavily damaged by bombs and shelling, is at risk of collapse as its civil war drags
Syria's ailing water network could spark epidemics: Red Cross Environment & Development Magazine
Syria's ailing water network could spark epidemics - Red Cross QatarsHub.com
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CHARITY'S NEW WEBSITE HERALDS CAMPAIGN TO FIND THOSE IN NEED OF HELP 
Bloomberg - 9/3/2015
The Royal Observer Corps Benevolent Fund (ROCBF) today launches its new website - the first step in a reinvigorated outreach campaign to find former members and their dependants in need of support.     Add Comment

Conflict leaves 40 percent of children out of school in Mideast areas, UNICEF says 
Christian Science Monitor - 9/3/2015
An estimated 40 percent of school age children from Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Libya and Sudan are not in school, according to UNICEF. Close to 9,000 schools have either been destroyed in fighting, turned into     Add Comment

The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery Kicks Off the... 
San Francisco Chronicle - 9/3/2015
Annual Tradition Seeks Non-perishable Food Items and Offers Special Discounts on Skin Rejuvenation Treatments Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 02, 2015 The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery
The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery Kicks Off the Fall with September  MySanAntonio
The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery Kicks Off the Fall with... PRWeb
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Red Cross staff shot dead in Yemen 
MSN Philippines - 9/3/2015
© AFP International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) staff walk towards an aid plane on the runway at Sanaa's international airport (11 April 2015) The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)     Add Comment

Red Cross suspends activity in Yemen 
NHK - 9/3/2015
World Sep. 2, 2015 - Updated 22:24 UTC Red Cross officials have suspended their activity in Yemen after two local workers were killed in that country. The Yemeni workers were shot dead on Wednesday     Add Comment

Philanthropist Cynthia Peterson Named to Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach  
A.M. Best - 22 Hours ago
DAVIE, Fla. , Sept. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) recently elected Cynthia Peterson to its Board of Directors. She is also the Chair of DDF's Board Development     Add Comment

Mig Financial Group Launches Charity Effort to Support the Family of a Young Local  
A.M. Best - 22 Hours ago
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DEI's Forte for Children Foundation Charitable Donations Exceed $3 Million 
A.M. Best - 22 Hours ago
VISTA, Calif. , Sept. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Forte for Children , a Vista, California -based charitable foundation whose mission is to provide disadvantaged youth with access to music therapy and music     Add Comment

Sarawak willing to work with non-Opposition NGOs 
TheStar.com.my - 24 Hours ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Sarawak government is prepared to work with non-governmental organisations (NGO) as long as they are not linked with the Opposition, said Tan Sri Adenan Satem (pic) . "Yes, we are prepared     Add Comment

ICO issues stern data sharing warning after charities pass on details 200 times 
V3.co.uk - 9/3/2015
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has warned businesses and charities that they face fines as high as £500,000 if they misuse personal data, after evidence emerged of charities passing on people’s     Add Comment

Our agenda is the same, Adenan tells anti-corruption NGOs 
TheStar.com.my - 9/3/2015
PUTRAJAYA: Putting an end to endemic corruption in Sarawak is very much on Tan Sri Adenan Satem's agenda, and the Sarawak Chief Minister is wiling to work with investigative groups like Global Witness     Add Comment

Salvation Army wins government contract to operate north-west Tasmania drug rehab  
ABC Online - 9/3/2015
The Salvation Army has won a government contract to operate a full-time residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation program in Tasmania's north-west. The State Government allocated $4.8 million for
Salvation Army to operate north-west Tasmania drug rehab unit ABC Online
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UAE- Sharjah charity helps 82 cancer patients dare to hope 
MENAFN - 9/3/2015
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times)The Friends of Cancer Patients Society (FoCP) has provided treatment for 82 cancer patients during the first half of the current year the charity announced on Wednesday. Over
Sharjah charity helps 82 cancer patients dare to hope Yahoo! Maktoob News
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>>   Human rights
UPDATE 1-Congo militia chief tried to protect civilians, war crimes court told 
Reuters UK - 22 Hours ago
* Ntaganda accused of allowing rape and massacre in 2002-03 campaign * Lawyers say he was professional soldier, protecting civilians * Congo's war-torn Ituri region rich with oil, diamonds, gold     Add Comment

Two Vice News reporters released in Turkey's southeast: source 
Reuters - 22 Hours ago
Two Vice News journalists arrested earlier this week in Turkey's southeast on charges of having links to a terrorist organization have been released, a Turkish government source told Reuters on Thursday.
Bangladesh charges 13 over 2012 garment factory fire Investing.com
Dollar holds steady, U.S. jobless report on tap Investing.com
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Supermodel Petra Nemcova to Represent Happy Hearts Fund and All Hands Volunteers  
Bloomberg - 22 Hours ago
Your requested update has been submitted Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If
Biopreservation Market Will Reach US$5.74 Billion by 2019 Due to Advancements In  Bloomberg
Big tires a big deal at Farm Progress Show [Herald & Review, Decatur, Ill.] Bloomberg
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Congo militia chief tried to protect civilians, war crimes court told 
Reuters - 23 Hours ago
Congolese militia leader Bosco Ntaganda sits in the courtroom of the ICC (International Criminal Court) during the first day of his trial at the Hague in the Netherlands September 2, 2015. Reuters/Michael     Add Comment

Statement by EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos  
Bloomberg - 23 Hours ago
"I strongly condemn the attack earlier today by an armed gunman that claimed the lives of two staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Yemen. My thoughts and sympathies     Add Comment

War crimes court hears of rape, slavery at trial of Congo's Ntaganda 
Reuters Africa - 9/3/2015
By Thomas Escritt THE HAGUE, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Accounts of rape and sexual slavery during the war in Congo in the early 2000s dominated the second day of militia leader Bosco Ntaganda's trial     Add Comment

UN agency and MasterCard join forces to support refugees and small-scale farmers 
Bloomberg - 9/3/2015
Residents at the Kakuma refugee camp in north-western Kenya will soon be able to buy charcoal produced in an environmentally-friendly way by local farmers as part of an innovative new alliance between     Add Comment

'Slave Trade' Video Game Altered After Social Media Backlash 
ABC News - 9/3/2015
An educational video game has been edited following a social media backlash over a scene depicting slaves being packed into a ship. The creators of "Playing History: Slave Trade" removed a level Monday     Add Comment

UN Rapporteur for N.Korea Human Rights to Visit Seoul Next Week 
Digital Chosun - 9/3/2015
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UN Syria investigators denounce 'failure' to protect refugees 
Expatica Switzerland - 22 Hours ago
3rd September 2015, 0 comments UN investigators on Thursday denounced the international community's failure to protect refugees fleeing Syria, saying the neglect of those forced to flee the conflict
UN Syria investigators denounce `failure` to protect refugees ZeeNews.com
UN Syria investigators denounce 'failure' … Yahoo! India
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UNHCR representative, Ariane Rummery talks about the refugee crisis in Europe 
ABC Online - 23 Hours ago
The UNHCR calls for every country to do its bit to help with the refugee crisis in Europe - which is coping with hundreds of thousands fleeing conflict in the Middle East and North Africa. biggest humanitarian     Add Comment

Congolese warlord Ntaganda to address ICC trial 
Africa Review - 23 Hours ago
Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda was Thursday to address his war crimes trial at the International Criminal Court, speaking publicly for the first time since he surrendered to the US embassy in Kigali
Congolese 'Terminator' due to address war crimes trial NewsOnFeeds.com
Congolese 'Terminator' due to address war crimes trial (AFP) Yahoo! News Australia
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NT laws breach human rights: Triggs 
9News.com.au - 24 Hours ago
Northern Territory laws that allow people to be locked up for minor crimes that carry no jail sentence are a violation of human rights, the president of the Australian Human Rights Commission says.
Govt has failed to protect people: Triggs (AAP) Yahoo! News Australia
NT laws breach human rights: Triggs (AAP) Yahoo! News Australia
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Human Rights Activists to Hold 'Tribunal' Against Stalin 
Moscow Times - 9/3/2015
On Thursday, Russian intellectuals and human rights activists will hold a "tribunal" against Soviet dictator Josef Stalin, whose popularity has recently seen a revival in the country. The hearing will     Add Comment

Diplomat proud of Kuwait's humanitarian role in Africa 
MENAFN - 9/3/2015
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Kuwait Ambassador to Tanzania Jassem Al-Najem expressed pride over Kuwait's role in supporting humanitarian and philanthropic action in various parts around the world,     Add Comment

Pointers to avoiding child-slavery investment 
Melbourne Age - 9/3/2015
Child slavery, illegal forest logging and water pollution: most super fund members are blissfully unaware of the questionable practices linked to some of their investments, placing more responsibility
Super fund members lack ethical-investment knowledge Melbourne Age
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Centre teaches lessons from genocide 
South Africa Star - 9/3/2015
Johannesburg - I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. These were the words of world-renowned Holocaust survivor Eli Wiesel, who was quoted     Add Comment

UAE- ERC meets international humanitarian actors to boost aid and development programmes  
MENAFN - 9/3/2015
(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) Abu Dhabi 2nd September 2015 (WAM) -- The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) and representatives of international humanitarian organisations met in Abu Dhabi today to
ERC meets international humanitarian actors to boost aid and development programmes  The E-Seoul Post
ERC meets international humanitarian actors to boost aid and development programmes  WAM.ae
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King of clubs: intriguing tale of the ‘tank’ dinosaur’s tail 
Japan Times - 9/3/2015
WASHINGTON – One of the most impressive weapons to appear during the dinosaur arms race of the Cretaceous Period was the big bony tail club wielded by some members of a group of tank-like plant-eaters.
Chehayeb argues for decentralizing waste management Lebanon Daily Star
Chehayeb calls for decentralizing waste management Lebanon Daily Star
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NZ's stance on refugees is 'indefensible' - Amnesty 
ONE News - 9/3/2015
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key appears to have softened his stance on accepting more refugees, after being slammed for resisting a quota increase in the face of a world refugee crisis. 'Clearly     Add Comment
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