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03 May, 2017, 05:44 ET Gesundheitshelfer und -installationen wurden 2016 in 23 Konfliktländern ungestraft angegriffen

Der Umfang und die Intensität von Gewalttätigkeit gegen Gesundheitshelfer bliebt im Jahr 2016 weltweit alarmierend hoch, erklärte die...


03 May, 2017, 03:15 ET La degradación de los humedales en el Sahel destruye vidas, provocando la migración de África a Europa

Wetlands International lanzó un informe orientado a hacer ver a los políticos la relación entre la salud de los humedales y la migración humana...


03 May, 2017, 03:15 ET Wetlands International: Degradation von Feuchtgebieten in der Sahelzone zerstört Leben und treibt die Migration von Afrika nach Europa

Wetlands International veröffentlichte einen Bericht mit dem Ziel, politischen Entscheidungsträgern die Beziehung zwischen der Gesundheit von...


03 May, 2017, 03:15 ET Degradation of Wetlands in the Sahel is Wrecking Lives, Driving Migration from Africa to Europe

Wetlands International launched a report aimed at highlighting to policymakers the relationship between the health of wetland ecosystems and...


03 May, 2017, 03:15 ET Wetlands International: la dégradation des zones humides dans le Sahel est en train de détruire des vies dans la région et d'accentuer les migrations de l'Afrique vers l'Europe

Wetlands International a publié un rapport visant à sensibiliser les responsables politiques sur la relation entre la santé des écosystèmes des...


03 May, 2017, 00:01 ET Health Workers and Facilities in 23 Conflict-Ridden Countries Attacked with Impunity in 2016

The extent and intensity of violence against health workers globally remained alarmingly high in 2016, the Safeguarding Health in Conflict...


02 May, 2017, 18:21 ET On World Press Freedom Day, Press Organizations Call On U.S. Government To Free Mexican Journalist

Our organizations, all working to advance press freedom in the U.S. and abroad, join in calling on the U.S. government to release Mexican...


02 May, 2017, 17:50 ET AJC Urges Appellate Court to Uphold Ban on Immigration Executive Order

AJC is urging a federal appeals court to uphold an injunction against implementation of President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration, which...


02 May, 2017, 17:44 ET The Forum for Promoting Peace: An Alliance of Virtue, Peace Route Start Off in Abu Dhabi

The Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies receives the first American Caravan for Peace. Abu Dhabi, the Capital of United Arab...


02 May, 2017, 15:20 ET Lutheran World Relief Launches Relief & Recovery Effort in Response to Flooding and Mudslides in Peru

Lutheran World Relief is providing relief supplies and support for longer-term recovery to families impacted by the El Niño-fed rainfall in Peru...


02 May, 2017, 14:42 ET U.S. Department of Commerce Announces Preliminary Results in Ninth Administrative Review of the Antidumping Order on Steam Activated Carbon from China, Says Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

The U.S. Department of Commerce today announced its preliminary antidumping margins calculated in connection with the ninth annual administrative...


02 May, 2017, 11:39 ET AJC Slams UNESCO Resolution on Israel, Praises Ten Countries That Opposed the Measure

AJC praised several UNESCO member states for voting against the organization's latest resolution attacking Israel. The measure was adopted today in...


02 May, 2017, 11:39 ET "North Korea is a Problem, but China and Pakistan are Just as Harmful" Says Michael Mazza Research Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute

In recent weeks, all eyes have been on a looming showdown between the United States and North Korea. Michael Mazza research fellow at the American...


02 May, 2017, 10:30 ET Statement by Ronald S. Lauder on Israel Independence Day

Ronald S. Lauder, President of the World Jewish Congress, today issued the following statement in celebration of Yom Ha'atzmaut: "Today, we raise...


02 May, 2017, 10:04 ET ICMPD: Media Underequipped to Cover Migration

Study on 17 countries in the Euro-Mediterranean region identifies major challenges to migration reporting / New media award promotes fact-based...


02 May, 2017, 08:45 ET Honduran Government Announces 30 Percent Decline in Homicides

Homicides have declined 30 percent in Honduras, according to the most recent government data, announced last week by President Juan Orlando...


02 May, 2017, 04:17 ET Fijian PM and Incoming COP23 President Appeals to Donald Trump not to Abandon Paris Agreement

The Fijian Prime Minister and incoming COP23 President, Frank Bainimarama, has appealed to the US President, Donald Trump, not to abandon the Paris...


01 May, 2017, 14:06 ET American Civil Rights Advocates Announce Campaign to Secure the Liberation of Kashmir

The Muslims of America, Inc., "TMOA", civil rights attorneys, advocates and social justice activists have organized a campaign to call for an end...


01 May, 2017, 12:29 ET Four Points By Sheraton Hakodate Marks Brand Debut In Japan

Marriott International, Inc.® (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Hakodate, the first Four Points hotel in Japan....


01 May, 2017, 08:19 ET Progressives for Immigration Reform Unveils online database of H1-B Visas for Immigration Activists and Legislators

Join us for a press conference to unveil an H-1B Visa Online DATABASE. This database will be available to immigration activists, reporters and...