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MIL-OSI NGOs: Lebanon: migrant domestic workers subjected to exploitation and abuse – new report

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  AM-NC, Amnesty International, CTF, DJF, English, Immigration, KB, Lebanon, MIL OSI, NGOs, Non Government Organisations, Non Government Organizations - MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Workers' rights  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI NGOs: Lebanon: migrant domestic workers subjected to exploitation and abuse – new report

Source: Amnesty International – Women reported being called ‘donkey’, ‘bitch’ and ‘animal’ – others confined to houses, with passports confiscated and wages withheld  Call for Minister of Labour to end ‘kafala’ system which facilitates exploitation of migrant workers  ‘For three years she locked me in the house. I never got out’ – ‘Eva’, a domestic […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Partnering with Custodians of Traditional Knowledge Key to Tackling Climate Change, Protecting Humanity, Speakers Stress as Permanent Forum Continues Session

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Human rights, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Economic and Social Council/Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Partnering with Custodians of Traditional Knowledge Key to Tackling Climate Change, Protecting Humanity, Speakers Stress as Permanent Forum Continues Session

Source: United Nations 4 Protecting and partnering with the custodians of traditional knowledge must be an active part of the solution to climate change consequences for the benefit of all humankind, the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues heard today as its eighteenth session continued. Under the session’s theme “Indigenous Peoples’ Traditional Knowledge:  Generation, transmission and […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Threat of nuclear weapons use has risen, says Lords Committee

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, armscontrol, ballisticmissiledefence, British Parliament News, committeenews, CTF, Defence, defencepolicy, DJF, England, English, Environment, Europe, great britain, houseoflords, internationalaffairs, internationallaw, internationalpoliticsandgovernment, Iran, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, News, Nuclear Weapons, Open Source Intel, Russia, Technology, UK Politics, United Kingdom, unitednations, Weapons  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Threat of nuclear weapons use has risen, says Lords Committee

Source: British Parliament News 24 April 2019 The International Relations  Committee publishes its report “Rising nuclear risk, disarmament and the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty” Background Just days before states convene for the 2019 Preparatory Committee of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference at the UN in New York, the House of Lords International Relations Committee has […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: PHE offers support to UK vaccine heroes

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, Health, Internet Communications Technology, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Social Media, Trade, UK Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: PHE offers support to UK vaccine heroes

Source: United Kingdom – Executive Government & Departments This European Immunization Week, Chief Executive of Public Health England, Duncan Selbie, reminds all those working in healthcare of the importance of speaking ‘confidently about the value of vaccines’ and urges everyone to support the vaccine heroes – those GPs and nurses who are on the frontline. […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Calls for more men to work in the early years

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British, CTF, DJF, Economy, Education, England, English, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, UK Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Calls for more men to work in the early years

Source: United Kingdom – Executive Government & Departments More men are to be encouraged in to a careers in nurseries and early years settings, in a new project to provide more diverse role models for children before they start school. With men making up just 3% of early years staff in England, the project aims […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Press release: PHE offers support to UK vaccine heroes

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, Health, Internet Communications Technology, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Press release, Social Media, Trade, UK Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Press release: PHE offers support to UK vaccine heroes

Source: United Kingdom – Executive Government & Departments This European Immunization Week, Chief Executive of Public Health England, Duncan Selbie, reminds all those working in healthcare of the importance of speaking ‘confidently about the value of vaccines’ and urges everyone to support the vaccine heroes – those GPs and nurses who are on the frontline. […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: expert reaction to a study which claims eligibility for statins has risen but benefits may fall

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, England, English, Europe, Fisheries, Government of the United Kingdom, great britain, Health, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, prescription drugs, RoundUps, statins, UK Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: expert reaction to a study which claims eligibility for statins has risen but benefits may fall

Source: United Kingdom – Executive Government & Departments April 24, 2019 Research published in BJGP argues that increasing eligibility for statins and related ‘number needed to treat’ figures mean that decisions to take and reimburse statins should be considered on the basis of expected cost-effectiveness and acceptability to patients. Professor Jeremy Pearson, Associate Medical Director […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Strengthening high-rise fire safety

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Strengthening high-rise fire safety

Source: Scottish Government The safety of people living in high-rise flats across Scotland is the focus of a public consultation launched by the Scottish Government. It calls for views on how to simplify the guidance available to everyone who lives in high-rise flats or is responsible for fire safety in high-rise flats. The consultation also […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Gold Coast schools embrace $240 million investment

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, Economy, Education, English, Government of Queensland, Investment, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Queensland, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Gold Coast schools embrace $240 million investment

Source: Government of Queensland Education Minister Grace Grace has today turned the ceremonial first sod on a new $64 million high school at Coomera, which forms part of a $240 million infrastructure blitz at 16 schools across the Gold Coast. While on the Coast, Ms Grace also opened a new performing arts centre at Pimpama […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: No excuse for abuse against Townsville paramedics

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Government of Queensland, Health, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Queensland, Technology, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: No excuse for abuse against Townsville paramedics

Source: Government of Queensland Being spat on, sworn at, verbally abused or physically assaulted is not part of an ambulance employee’s job description and should never take place – that’s the message being sent to the Townsville community in a new campaign targeting occupational violence. The Palaszczuk Government has a zero tolerance approach to violence […]

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