Jan 7, 2017 10:30 AM ET UNITED NATIONS: Threat of Famine Looms in Yemen iCrowdNewswire - Jan 7, 2017 - Millions of Yemenis could soon face widespread famine if no action is taken to improve food access through humanitarian or trade means, an early warning system has said. Up to eight million Yemenis are severely food insecure while another 2 million are facing food insecurity at emergency levels, just one phase below famine, the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) has found. The World Food Programme (WFP) estimates that the food-insecure population in the Middle Eastern nation could be even higher at up to 14.4 million, representing half of the population. (more...)

image Jan 6, 2017 10:33 AM ET Palestine: Mohammad – A loan of $1,800 helps to buy tools and goods for his plastering and painting work. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 6, 2017 - Mohammad, who appears in the photo, is 31 years old and is from the Gaza Strip. He has five children and works hard to provide them all they need, But it's a big family with many expenses. (more...)

Jan 5, 2017 11:41 AM ET Free Webinar: Bringing Back the Small Cap IPO: 2017 Reg A+ Outlook iCrowdNewswire - Jan 5, 2017 - WHAT: CommPRO.biz, (http://www.commpro.biz)—a B2B digital community serving the public relations/investor relations, marketing, advertising and corporate communications industries—will offer a free webinar on Thursday, January 19 at 1 p.m. Eastern Time exploring “Bringing Back the Small Cap IPO: 2017 Reg A+ Outlook.” Moderator David Feldman (Attorney, Duane Morris) will be joined. (more...)

image Jan 5, 2017 7:17 AM ET Deutsch, Germany: Persian Fire and Steel: Historical Firearms of Iran is a study of the history of the creation and use of guns and artillery in Persia iCrowdNewswire - Jan 5, 2017 - This project came about from my desire to share with the world the beauty and the sophistication of historical Persian firearms, and my respect for the skill of the craftsmen who made and decorated them. (more...)

Jan 2, 2017 6:00 PM ET NACIONES UNIDAS: La inmunización también es un indicador de desigualdad iCrowdNewswire - Jan 2, 2017 - La inmunización infantil es una de las intervenciones más seguras y rentables para acabar con enfermedades endémicas que amenazan la salud pública y, sin embargo, quedan muchos niños y niñas fuera del sistema. (more...)

Jan 2, 2017 3:50 PM ET NACIONES UNIDAS: Periodista y refugiado denuncia a Australia iCrowdNewswire - Jan 2, 2017 - A pesar de estar encerrado en un centro de detención que Australia mantiene en la isla Manus, de Papúa Nueva Guinea, el periodista kurdo-iraní Behrouz Boochani sigue informando y recibe la atención de medios de comunicación de todo el mundo. (more...)

image Jan 1, 2017 5:30 PM ET Pakistan: Politics of Urban Water iCrowdNewswire - Jan 1, 2017 - It was sadly ironic that on Dec 27, 2016, while the political leadership of Sindh was busy taking a dig at their political rivals, the Supreme Court’s Karachi Registry was constituting a judicial commission to investigate the poor state of drinking water in Pakistan’s largest city. The two-judge bench, headed by Justice Amir Hani Muslim, asked the Sindh High Court chief justice to nominate a serving high court judge to head the commission. (more...)

image Jan 1, 2017 3:13 PM ET Cardiff, United Kingdom: Know Hope – Life after death in Palestine: To make a documentary that promotes equal rights for all between the river Jordan and the Mediterranean sea. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 1, 2017 - We are making a feature-length documentary "Know Hope" and need your support to help us complete the film. In total, we need to raise around £75,000 to cover the entire completion costs, and a portion of this we are hoping to crowdfund. (more...)

Jan 1, 2017 12:00 PM ET UNITED NATIONS: Immunisation and Inequality in 2016 iCrowdNewswire - Jan 1, 2017 - Childhood immunisation is one of the safest and most cost-effective health interventions available, yet many of the world’s most vulnerable children continue to miss out. A World Health Organisation report entitled State of inequality: childhood immunisation was released last week. While the report is mostly good news, immunisation rates are up and many countries have eradicated diseases entirely, a large population of children remain unimmunised. (more...)

image Dec 31, 2016 4:28 PM ET Palestine: Fathia – A loan of $1,500 helps to buy fodder and medicine for her goats. iCrowdNewswire - Dec 31, 2016 - Fathia is a 48-year-old married mother of six children who lives in a Palestinian city called Nablus. She has an animal farm where she breeds goats. She will use the loan to buy fodder and medicine for the goats. (more...)

image Dec 31, 2016 12:26 PM ET Lebanon: Jinan – A loan of $1,000 helps to buy newly-released beauty tools to facilitate her business. iCrowdNewswire - Dec 31, 2016 - Jinan is a 27-year-old married mother of one child. Eight years ago, she started working in the beauty care domain from her house to help her husband in covering the needs and expenses of their family. She gained experience in this domain from a college. (more...)

Dec 31, 2016 12:00 PM ET UNITED NATIONS: More Than 50 Internet Shutdowns in 2016 iCrowdNewswire - Dec 31, 2016 - Governments around the world shut down the internet more than 50 times in 2016 – suppressing elections, slowing economies and limiting free speech. (more...)

image Dec 30, 2016 6:55 PM ET Lebanon: Darine – A loan of $2,000 helps to increase her beauty products with special Christmas offers, such as nail colors and special tattoo needles. iCrowdNewswire - Dec 30, 2016 - The 38-year-old divorced mother of one child is working hard for the past nine years running her home based beauty salon, where she can provide her customers with special tattoo designs, make up services, and nail coloring to make her living. (more...)

Dec 30, 2016 4:30 PM ET UNITED NATIONS: Reporting from Inside a Refugee Detention Centre iCrowdNewswire - Dec 30, 2016 - Despite being locked up in an Australian detention centre on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island, Kurdish-Iranian journalist Behrouz Boochani has continued reporting – gaining bylines and media attention around the world. (more...)

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