image Feb 25, 2017 1:39 PM ET Rochester, United States: Education is Stronger than Fear – Artemis 4 Refugees is an organization founded by a Simon Business School, University of Rochester team competing in the Hult Prize– the world’s largest social entrepreneurship competition iCrowdNewswire - Feb 25, 2017 - Artemis 4 Refugees is an organization founded by a Simon Business School, University of Rochester team competing in the Hult Prize-- the world's largest social entrepreneurship competition. Together we're building a fashion accessory company that sells handcrafted work made by refugees in places such as Nepal and Turkey. (more...)

image Feb 25, 2017 12:00 PM ET ROME: Netherlands to Host Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation iCrowdNewswire - Feb 25, 2017 - The Netherlands announced that it will work with Japan and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) to establish a Global Centre of Excellence to help countries, institutions and businesses to adapt to a warming climate, which is increasing the frequency of natural disasters and causing economic disruptions. (more...)

image Feb 25, 2017 11:29 AM ET Lebanon: Nlr Group – A loan of $3,900 helps a member to improve her house in the Philippines and provide her children with a healthier place to live. iCrowdNewswire - Feb 25, 2017 - NLR group consists of four Filipino women who left their families and came all the way to Lebanon to secure a better life for them. Beverly, the woman standing on the far left side of the photo, is the featured borrower of this group. She is a 59-year-old widowed mother of five where she is their only provider. (more...)

image Feb 23, 2017 3:45 PM ET SRINAGAR: Shrinking and Darkening, the Plight of Kashmir’s Dying Lakes iCrowdNewswire - Feb 23, 2017 - Mudasir Ahmad says that two decades ago, his father made a prophecy that the lake would vanish after the fish in its waters started dying. Three years ago, he found dead fish floating on the surface, making him worried about its fate. (more...)

Feb 23, 2017 2:30 PM ET UNITED NATIONS: Palestinian Rejection Underscores Limits of UN Chief’s Powers iCrowdNewswire - Feb 23, 2017 - Pointing out an example of the hierarchy of political power at the United Nations, a former Nigerian ambassador once told a group of reporters of an encounter at an international gathering in Africa when he ran into one of his friends who had returned from a visit to New York. (more...)

image Feb 22, 2017 10:00 AM ET ROMA: De árabes y musulmanes ante el prohibicionismo de Trump iCrowdNewswire - Feb 22, 2017 - Mientras la decisión del presidente Donald Trump de prohibir la entrada de ciudadanos de siete países de mayoría musulmana en Estados Unidos sigue deambulando por laberintos jurídicos sobre su legalidad, quizás sea útil aclarar algunos mitos que a menudo conducen a una aún mayor confusión con respecto a quiénes son árabes y quiénes musulmanes. (more...)

Feb 21, 2017 5:46 PM ET Funding Lags to Combat Land Degradation iCrowdNewswire - Feb 21, 2017 - By Justus Wanzala  Delegates meeting at the Fifteenth Session of the Committee for the Review of the Implementation of the Convention (CRIC 15) of UNCCD held in Nairobi Oct. 18-20, 2016. Credit: Justus Wanzala/IPS NAIROBI, Oct 26 2016 (IPS) - Land degradation already affects millions of people, bringing biodiversity loss,. (more...)

Feb 21, 2017 5:42 PM ET Q&A: Land Degradation Could Force 135 Million to Migrate in Next 30 Years iCrowdNewswire - Feb 21, 2017 - By Manipadma Jena Manipadma Jena interviews the executive secretary of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) MONIQUE BARBUT A man stands in the middle of parched paddy land in the northern Kilinochchi District, Sri Lanka. Credit: Amantha Perera/IPS NEW DELHI/BONN, Oct 18 2016 (IPS) - One of the. (more...)

Feb 21, 2017 2:30 PM ET PARIS: Celebrated Iraqi Musician Naseer Shamma Named UNESCO Artist for Peace iCrowdNewswire - Feb 21, 2017 - Irina Bokova, the Director-General of UNESCO, will name Iraqi composer and oud virtuoso Naseer Shamma as a UNESCO Artist for Peace in a ceremony at UNESCO Headquarters on 23 February (6.30 pm). (more...)

Feb 21, 2017 9:56 AM ET The World Faces a ‘Terrible Lack of Trust’ iCrowdNewswire - Feb 21, 2017 - By IPS World Desk  Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General. Credit: UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré DUBAI/ROME, Feb 14 2017 (IPS) - The world faces a “terrible lack of trust,” United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said addressing the World Government Summit in the Emirati city of Dubai, and called for reconciliation between people,. (more...)

image Feb 20, 2017 11:45 AM ET ROME: Of Arabs and Muslims and the Big Ban iCrowdNewswire - Feb 20, 2017 - Now that President Donald Trump’s decision to ban citizens of seven Muslim majority countries from entering the United States continues to drift into legal labyrinths about its legality–or not, it may be useful to clarify some myths that often lead to an even greater confusion regarding the over-written, under-reported issue of who are Arabs and who Muslims. (more...)

image Feb 18, 2017 2:32 PM ET Santa Fe, NM: ART SONGS FOR SYRIANS IN EXILE – Finding Refuge tells the story of five Syrians who left their war-torn homes, seeking safety in neighboring countries iCrowdNewswire - Feb 18, 2017 - Tara Khozein and I are making a new album of art songs. It will live up to the high standards of artistry that you've come to expect from us. Here's the story. Finding Refuge tells the story of five Syrians who left their war-torn homes, seeking safety in neighboring countries. (more...)

image Feb 17, 2017 7:46 AM ET Pakistan: Ambreen – A loan of $350 helps to buy new sewing machine and stitching materials for her stitching business. iCrowdNewswire - Feb 17, 2017 - Ambreen is 45 years old. She is a housewife and looks after her family of six. She is well-trained in stitching clothes. She provides stitching services to people from her own home. She needs to purchase a sewing machine and a variety of stitching materials for the shop, including: threads, needles, cloth, etc. (more...)

image Feb 16, 2017 6:30 PM ET Pakistan: Fear of Education iCrowdNewswire - Feb 16, 2017 - There are two prevailing mindsets that could account for the staggered growth of female education in Pakistan: that which thinks of education as an asset, and the other which views it as a threat. (more...)

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