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1 In 7 Pregnant Women Could Die In Ebola-Hit Countries: Charities

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2014 | Impact

By Kate Kelland LONDON, Nov 11 (Reuters) - The rate of women dying in childbirth in West African countries hit by the Ebola epidemic ...

Italy's G8 Record: The Good Start Is Long Lost

Luca De Fraia | Posted 08.13.2013 | Impact
Luca De Fraia

MILAN, ITALY -- The G8 summit in a few days will be one of first times that the newly sworn-in Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta meets with internat...

Why the U.S. Must Show Climate Leadership in Cancún

Liz Butler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Liz Butler

In Cancún, President Obama can actually do something he hasn't been very good at over the last two years: he can be a world leader in the fight against climate change.

ActionAid Estimates Global Hunger Costs Developing Nations $450 Billion Annually

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

LONDON (AFP) - The effects of hunger could be costing developing countries 450 billion dollars a year, an aid agency warned Tuesday, ahead of a United...

Let's Save the Real Avatar

Bianca Jagger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bianca Jagger

I am surprised that share-tipsters continue to recommend Vedanta as a desirable investment. Regrettably, many shareholders, content to read about the share price, remain silent about Vedanta's detrimental impact on local communities.