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We, the People, slideshow

Twelve photos showing the diversity and unique ways of life of tribal and indigenous peoples around the world.
from Survival International on Sep 22, 2014.
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Victims gain little from anti-trafficking funds, says NGO alliance

Little of the millions of dollars spent fighting human trafficking reaches trafficked people themselves, says an international NGO alliance.
from Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women on Sep 23, 2014.

Violence against women 'costs South African economy billions'

Gender-based violence costs the South African economy R28.4 billion ($2.5bn) to R42.2bn ($3.8bn) a year, according to a leading financial services firm.
from Mail&Guardian on Sep 23, 2014.

Storm displaces 200,000 in the Philippines

About 200,000 people have been displaced in the Philippines due to heavy rain, flooding and winds, caused by tropical storm Fung-Wong.
from Down to Earth on Sep 23, 2014.

Malaysia joins global education alliance

Malaysia has become a founding partner in the Global STEM Alliance, a multi-million-dollar initiative aimed at promoting global talent in science, technology, engineering [...]
from Global STEM Alliance on Sep 23, 2014.
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Surviving the ups and downs of social movements

Can theories of movement cycles equip activists to persevere over the long haul? Mark Engler and Paul Engler try to find out.
from New Internationalist on Sep 22, 2014.

China takes greater steps to reduce climate-changing emissions

Energy intensity in China declined 4.2 per cent, and the carbon intensity of its GDP fell 5 per cent in the first half of the year, compared with the same period in 2013.
from Worldwatch Institute on Sep 21, 2014.
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No Plan B for climate action as there is no Planet B

"There is no Plan B for action as there is no Planet B,UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon tells what is thought to be the largest ever climate change march in the US..
from UN on Sep 22, 2014.
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