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27 Jun, 2017, 15:51 BST Global Initiative Brings Canada's Refugee Sponsorship Model to the World

The Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative announced the launch of a global consultation process for a guidebook that will help governments and...


26 Jun, 2017, 12:38 BST Helen Doron Announces 'Young Heroes' Campaign Leaders

Hundreds of children from 23 countries participated in 143 projects as part of the international 'Young Heroes' project created by the Helen Doron...


26 Jun, 2017, 11:14 BST Helen Doron Announces 'Young Heroes' Campaign Winners

Hundreds of children from 23 countries participated in 143 projects as part of the international 'Young Heroes' project created by the Helen Doron...


26 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST Leading Patient NGO Releases Clinical Alert for Unsafe T2* Technique of Assessing Iron Overload

The Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF), a leading patient organisation in the field of iron overload, has issued a Media Release and...


24 Jun, 2017, 00:14 BST We Are One+Together presents Mr. Gay Syria Campaign for Asylum & "War Within" Film by Zaher Saleh

We Are One+Together launches the Mr. Gay Syria initiative to secure asylum for the Mr. Gay Syria contestants, including financing legal aid,...


23 Jun, 2017, 14:00 BST Clarivate Analytics announces landmark partnership with Impactstory to make open access content easier for researchers to use

Novel public/private partnership connects researchers to verified versions of an estimated 18 million new open access articles from Web of Science...


23 Jun, 2017, 10:00 BST Leading Patient NGO Releases Clinical Alert for Unsafe T2* Technique of Assessing Iron Overload

The Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF), a leading patient organisation in the field of iron overload, has issued a Media Release and...


23 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Creativity Works for Young Londoners Supported by the BE OPEN Foundation

72% of young people taking part in Creativity Works, an arts-based employability programme that aims to improve access to employment for young...


21 Jun, 2017, 13:03 BST The MasterCard Foundation Appoints Three New Members to its Board of Directors

The MasterCard Foundation today announced the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors. They include Zein Abdalla, former...


16 Jun, 2017, 10:00 BST First Medical Training - From One Laptop to Global Success

Medical training firm started in a bedroom and now enjoys an international reach A Bradford-based medical training company that started life in...


14 Jun, 2017, 21:53 BST Grenfell Tower Tragedy Proves Need for Fire Sprinklers in High-rise Buildings

The Grenfell Tower residential high-rise fire that killed at least twelve (12) residents on June 14th and injured more than 70 others reinforces...


13 Jun, 2017, 13:00 BST InfoComm to Live the Integrated Life in 2018 With New Content, Exhibits That Demonstrate the Pervasiveness of AV Experiences

InfoComm organizers have announced the new Integrated Life content program and exhibition for InfoComm 2018, which returns to the Las Vegas...


12 Jun, 2017, 11:11 BST GABV Emphasises the Importance of Paris Agreement and Calls on its Members to Continue Working to Minimize Impact of Climate Change

The Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV), a network of the world's leading values-based banks, emphasises the importance of the Paris...


09 Jun, 2017, 12:18 BST World Experts Meet at the DOC Research Institute (DOC) to Consider Ways of Protecting Cultural Heritage

On 28 June 2017 world experts will meet at the DOC Research event to discuss ways of protecting cultural heritage in regions troubled by war. The...


08 Jun, 2017, 08:23 BST HNA Group's Brightness Action Campaign Launched in Yunan Region

HNA Group, a global Fortune 500 company focused on tourism, logistics, and financial services, today announced the successful completion of 165...


08 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST Young African leaders debate and propose solutions to challenges facing Southern Africa

More than 100 young African leaders met in Johannesburg, South Africa from June 7 - 8 to identify solutions to tough challenges in communities...


07 Jun, 2017, 14:00 BST New WHO Designation for Oxygen Could Save Thousands of Lives Globally

Additional listing for oxygen on the Model List of Essential Medicines part of broader effort by PATH and other organizations to improve global...


07 Jun, 2017, 12:58 BST Fondation Espoir Accelerates Efforts to End FGM/C in Ethiopia and Treat the Growing Number of Victims Seeking Help

- EUR5m committed by Fondation Espoir for an ambitious FGM/C prevention and care programme to 2020 - 2,200 victims treated to date by 2 doctors...


07 Jun, 2017, 11:42 BST Elsevier Extends Free Information Support for Flood-damaged Regions in Peru, Ecuador and Colombia

Free access to ClinicalKey for healthcare professionals and selected journal content for scientists and researchers extended to August 31...


07 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Recording Artist SIR IVAN Releases New Anti-Gun Violence Anthem: "I Am Peaceman" (featuring Debbie Gibson)

Donates $10,000 to The Psychiatry Department at Mercy Hospital in Chicago Recording artist SIR IVAN has released his new single "I Am...


06 Jun, 2017, 23:01 BST The Rainforest Alliance And UTZ To Merge, Forming New, Stronger Organization

The new organization will create a single agriculture sustainability standard, it will simplify the certification process and continue to improve...


06 Jun, 2017, 16:42 BST Diamonds Do Good Awards Gala Honors Helzberg Diamonds, David Oyelowo and Her Excellency Graca Machel

On the eve of the opening of the worlds largest diamond and jewelry trade show, JCK Las Vegas, the Diamond Empowerment Fund (D.E.F) raised over...


06 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST New AARP Global Report Assesses Preparedness of 12 Nations for Doubling of 60-Plus Population Over Next Generation

Aging Readiness and Competitiveness (ARC) Report Looks at Challenges, Opportunities Presented by Massive Growth of Age-60-Plus Population Globally...


05 Jun, 2017, 15:18 BST Cloud Security Alliance Announces "Grand Opening" of Its New Third-Party Global Consultancy Program

Selected Inaugural Providers BH Consulting, KPMG, Optiv and Securosis Ready to Help Organizations Ensure Secure Cloud Implementation Best Practices...


05 Jun, 2017, 11:00 BST Young leaders gather to generate innovative solutions to tough challenges in West Africa

More than 130 young African leaders met in Accra, Ghana from May 31 to June 1 to collaborate on solutions to tough challenges in their countries...