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Flush for Good launched at Clinton Global Initiative

UNITED NATIONS, MediaGlobal News—On Sept. 25, the Flush for Good: Affordable, Aspirational Sanitation Commitment to Action, was launched at the Clinton Global Initiative with partners such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation,American Standards Brand, BRAC (formerly Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee), International Development Enterprises (iDE), and WaterAid. The official Commitment to Action pledged to improve sanitation quality for the 2.5 billion people in…

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With 2015 MDG deadline looming push to save maternal and child lives intensify

UNITED NATIONS, MediaGlobal News—On Sept. 25, high-level movers and shakers from United Nations (UN) agencies, government, civil society, and other stakeholders met for an evening of provocative discussion at Scandinavia House in midtown Manhattan for the Lives on the Line event sponsored by Save the Children, Family Care International, World Vision, Women Deliver, and Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH). Al Jazeera…

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Clinton Global Initiative launches Food University

CLINTON GLOBAL INITIATIVE, MediaGlobal News–US President Bill Clinton and the Imagine Africa Alliance (IAA) launched the Food University initiative on Sept. 25. at the Clinton Global Initiative 2013. The first program of its kind, Food University is aimed towards developing the talent infrastructure and skills needed to meet the job demands of food sustainability and development through a “learn-while-you-earn” education…

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No more bullying

Bullying can threaten students’ physical and emotional safety at school and can negatively impact their ability to learn. The best way to address bullying is to stop it before it starts.