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Jul 14, 2016, 14:16 ET USW Lauds USTR Enforcement Action to End China Limiting Raw Materials

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement hailing the United States Trade...


Jul 14, 2016, 11:31 ET Ursinus College establishes Melrose Center for Global Civic Engagement

To uphold its commitment to global citizenship, Ursinus College has established the Melrose Center for Global Civic Engagement in honor of the late...


Jul 14, 2016, 09:58 ET Donald Trump off target in rejecting NAFTA

MONTREAL, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - The Republican candidate for the presidency of the United States, Donald Trump, has repeatedly tried to...


Jul 14, 2016, 09:07 ET US Middle Market Poised to "Brexit" on Some UK Business Investments

New data from the National Center for the Middle Market (NCMM) suggests more than one-quarter of U.S. middle market companies will decrease...


Jul 14, 2016, 08:04 ET NASA, USAID Open Environmental Monitoring Hub in West Africa

NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have opened a new environmental monitoring program in West Africa that will enhance...


Jul 14, 2016, 08:00 ET New Index Shows that Countries Need to Act Urgently to Achieve the Global Goals

One year after the largest UN Summit in history adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the new SDG Index and Dashboard show that all...


Jul 14, 2016, 02:00 ET Nuevo índice muestra qué países necesitan actuar urgentemente para lograr los objetivos globales

Un año después de que la Cumbre más grande en la historia de Naciones Unidas adoptase los objetivos de desarrollo sostenible...


Jul 14, 2016, 02:00 ET Un nouvel indicateur montre que les nations doivent agir rapidement pour atteindre les objectifs mondiaux

Un an après que le plus important sommet de l'ONU de l'histoire ait adopté les objectifs de développement durable (ODD), le...


Jul 14, 2016, 00:32 ET Maori Crusade to Eliminate Harm From Drugs

 "We have a lot of suicides. We have a lot of families being broken apart," says Thomas Henry, whose is dedicated to helping Maori youth live...


Jul 13, 2016, 15:19 ET ProfNet Experts Available on Police Misconduct, Race in America, Brexit

 Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to...


Jul 13, 2016, 12:12 ET Monsanto Tribunal Names Panel of International Judges

 The International Monsanto Tribunal, which the Organic Consumers Association is a part of, named three international judges to co-chair the...


Jul 13, 2016, 11:53 ET Mercy Corps Condemns Attack on Civilians at Jordan Border

Statement From Neal Keny-Guyer, Chief Executive Officer Of The Global Organization Mercy Corps: Mercy Corps is horrified to learn that at least...


Jul 13, 2016, 11:48 ET Rally Called to Condemn Persecution of Falun Gong in China

Over a thousand Falun Gong practitioners and supporters will gather in the nation's capital, July 14, to condemn China's persecution of Falun...


Jul 12, 2016, 15:56 ET Orthodox Jews Rally in Manhattan Against Forced Conscription into Israeli Army

America's Orthodox Jewish community staged a demonstration yesterday, Monday, July 11, in front of the Israeli Consulate in Manhattan, to protest...


Jul 12, 2016, 15:00 ET Senators, Congressmen and Politicians from Uruguay Visit Israel with Project Interchange

AJC Project Interchange, in collaboration with AJC's Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Institute of Latino and Latin American Affairs (BILLA) and the...


Jul 12, 2016, 14:52 ET China-Pakistan Cooperation Discussed in the US Congress

Sponsored by US Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ), an event on the 'China-Pakistan Economic and Defence Cooperation, Global and Regional Impact',...


Jul 12, 2016, 11:30 ET The Guess Corporation Creates BREXIT Response Programs

The Guess Corporation is pleased to announce that it has launched an enhanced set of partnership programs to help companies and governments...


Jul 12, 2016, 10:50 ET AJC Celebrates 110th Anniversary on Visit to Moldova

 AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization founded in 1906 after vicious pogroms in Tsarist-ruled Kishinev, marked its 110th anniversary...


Jul 12, 2016, 06:08 ET Inauguration de la première feuille de route en Chine pour les responsabilités sociales des sociétés à capitaux chinois sur l'initiative Une Ceinture Une Route

La Belt & Road Industrial and Commercial Alliance (BRICA, Alliance industrielle et commerciale de la ceinture et la route) parrainée par...


Jul 12, 2016, 06:04 ET Chinas erster Strategieplan für soziale Unternehmensverantwortung chinesisch investierter Unternehmen für die „One Belt, One Road"-Initiative ins Leben gerufen

Die Belt & Road Industrial and Commercial Alliance (BRICA), unterstützt von der China Federation of Industrial Economics (CFIE), wurde am...