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MIL-Evening Report: Do you ‘zombie check’ your phone? How new tools can help you control technology over-use

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, English, Evening Report, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Do you ‘zombie check’ your phone? How new tools can help you control technology over-use

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Joanne Orlando, Researcher: Technology and Learning, Western Sydney University Technology has undoubtedly become essential for productivity and communication in our professional and personal lives. However, the most prominent reason users of all ages reach for their device is not to work, but to “zombie check”. These are […]

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MIL-Evening Report: The AFL’s gender diversity policy remains an apprehensive work in progress

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, English, Evening Report, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: The AFL’s gender diversity policy remains an apprehensive work in progress

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Daryl Adair, Associate Professor of Sport Management, University of Technology Sydney The inclusion of transgender athletes in Australian sports leagues is an issue that sporting bodies are only just coming to terms with. In recent months, the Australian Human Rights Commission, in partnership with Sport Australia, has […]

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MIL-Evening Report: I can’t sleep. What drugs can I (safely) take?

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, English, Evening Report, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: I can’t sleep. What drugs can I (safely) take?

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Ric Day, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, UNSW If you’re having trouble sleeping, medicines shouldn’t be your first option. Exercise regularly, cut back on coffee (and other caffeinated drinks) after midday, eat less in the evening, ease up on “screen time” before, and in, bed, practise meditation and […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Eulogy for a seastar, Australia’s first recorded marine extinction

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, English, Evening Report, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Eulogy for a seastar, Australia’s first recorded marine extinction

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Tim O’Hara, Senior Curator of Marine Invertebrates, Museums Victoria We see the surface of the sea: the rock pools, the waves, the horizon. But there is so much more going on underneath, hidden from view. The sea’s surface conceals human impact as well. Today, I am writing […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Business as usual? The Sustainable Development Goals apply to Australian cities too

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, English, Evening Report, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Business as usual? The Sustainable Development Goals apply to Australian cities too

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Wendy Steele, Associate Professor of Sustainability and Urban Planning, RMIT University We are still settling Australian cities on unceded Aboriginal lands. With the global agreement on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015, development has finally come home to the developed world. Yet in Australia […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: Blue economy can be engine of Africa’s economic growth if well utilized, says Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)’s Adejumobi

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, Africa,African Development,Economy,Maritime,Mauritius,Seychelles,South Africa,MBC, Aid, China, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, Culture, English, Environment, Exploration, fish, Gas, Indonesia, Intelligence, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Reportage, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Terrorism, Tourism, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: Blue economy can be engine of Africa’s economic growth if well utilized, says Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)’s Adejumobi

Source: Africa Press Organisation – English – Report: POINTE AUX PIMENTS, Mauritius, September 18, 2018/APO Group/ — The Economic Commission for Africa is fully committed to supporting the African Union, Regional Economic Communities (RECs) and member States to ensure that the untapped potentials of the continent’s blue economy are fully realized, says ECA’s Southern Africa […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: First Lady on official US visit

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, Business, Commerce, English, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Reportage, South Africa News Agency, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: First Lady on official US visit

Source: South Africa News Agency First Lady Dr Tshepo Motsepe, the spouse of President Cyril Ramaphosa, will from today kick off her official visit to the United States, where she will undertake various public engagements. The visit comes ahead of President Ramaphosa leading a South African delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: DAFF notes ruling on private use of cannabis

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, Aid, Canada, Culture, English, Environment, fish, Fisheries, Forestry, Health, Justice, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Reportage, South Africa News Agency, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: DAFF notes ruling on private use of cannabis

Source: South Africa News Agency The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has noted the ruling by the Constitutional Court to decriminalise the cultivation and private use of cannabis. Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo made the ruling on Tuesday morning, decriminalising the use and possession of dagga in private use by an adult. The […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: President Ramaphosa congratulates Cosatu’s first female president

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, Aid, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Reportage, South Africa News Agency, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: President Ramaphosa congratulates Cosatu’s first female president

Source: South Africa News Agency President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated Zingiswa Losi on her election as the first female president of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu). Cosatu plays a critical role in the lives of South Africa’s workers and is an ally in the country’s national effort to achieve inclusive economic growth […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: Memorial to celebrate life of slain NW teacher

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, Aid, Education, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Reportage, South Africa News Agency  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: Memorial to celebrate life of slain NW teacher

Source: South Africa News Agency A memorial to celebrate the life of slain 24-year-old teacher Gadimang Daniel Mokolobate will be held on Thursday. Mokolobate’s memorial service will be held in Luhurutshe township outside Mahikeng. Mokolobate was fatally stabbed by a learner at Ramotshere Secondary School in the North West. Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga and […]

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