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Overwork Takes Its Toll On Mental Health Of Japanese Youth

AsiaToday | Posted 10.26.2016 | Home

[Source: AFP, Yonhap News] By AsiaToday reporter Kim Ye-jin - It has been revealed that Japanese young people are suffering from overwork-related me...

Mobile Phones Save Lives in Timor-Leste

Mary Anne Mercer | Posted 10.15.2014 | Impact
Mary Anne Mercer

"A pregnant woman has one foot in the grave." This common saying reflects the reality in many developing countries: bearing a child is one of the main risks to a woman's life. In the poor countries of the world, giving birth is both one of the most significant days in a woman's life but also a time when she is closest to losing it.

Doing Things Differently in Haiti

Mark Feierstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mark Feierstein

Despite the best of intentions, years of international generosity had failed to transform Haiti into a prosperous country. But today, we are doing things differently.