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MIL-OSI USA: USAID Administrator Mark Green’s Meeting With International Organization For Migration Director-General António Vitorino

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Source: USAID   The following is attributable to Acting Spokesperson Tom Babington: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green met with António Vitorino, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to discuss the critical partnership between USAID and IOM. Administrator Green underscored USAID’s commitment to supporting life-saving humanitarian assistance in some of […]

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MIL-OSI USA: USAID Administrator Green meets with Venezuelan Ambassador Vecchio

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Source: USAID Readout   Yesterday, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green met with The Honorable Carlos Vecchio, the Ambassador of Venezuela to the United States. Administrator Green underscored the continuing resolve of the United States to help relieve the man-made suffering inside Venezuela. Administrator Green and Ambassador Vecchio discussed plans for […]

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MIL-OSI USA: REP LIEU AMENDMENT TO STOP TAXPAYER-FUNDED PRIVATE JET TRAVEL IS ADOPTED, WILL BE INCLUDED IN FINAL HR 1 VOTE

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Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Ted Lieu (33 District of California) WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) delivered remarks on his amendment to H.R. 1, the SWAMP FLYERS, or “Stop Waste and Misuse by Presidential Flyers Landing Yet Evading Rules and Standards” Amendment.  The Amendment was adopted by […]

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MIL-OSI China: Filmmakers encouraged to go for realism

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Source: China State Council Information Office 3 President asks advisers in art, culture, social sciences to place people at center Chinese filmmakers and TV producers said they were encouraged by President Xi Jinping’s speech on Monday calling for more realistic themes during a discussion with political advisers from culture, art and social science circles. Xi […]

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MIL-OSI China: S. Korean boy band Super Junior, singer Chungha to perform in Vietnam

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Source: China State Council Information Office 3 South Korean boy band Super Junior and well-known female singer Chungha will perform in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City on March 29, the Hoa Binh Theater in the city said Wednesday. The eight-member pop band, 23-year-old singer Chungha and three Vietnamese pop stars will perform in the coming […]

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MIL-OSI China: UN chief calls for double efforts to protect women’s rights

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Source: China State Council Information Office UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for double efforts to protect and promote women’s rights, dignity and leadership. Gender equality and women’s rights are fundamental to global progress on peace and security, human rights and sustainable development, said Guterres in a message to mark the International Women’s Day, […]

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MIL-OSI China: Erdogan says purchase of S-500 from Russia possible

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Source: China State Council Information Office Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that the deal of S-400 air defense system with Russia was concluded, and a new deal on the purchase of S-500 system could be possible in the future. “We signed a deal with the Russians, completed the S-400 issue and will […]

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    MIL-OSI Energy: GWEC and World Bank Group announce plans to cooperate on development of global offshore wind markets

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    Source: Global Wind Energy Council – GWEC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: GWEC and World Bank Group announce plans to cooperate on development of global offshore wind markets The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and the World Bank Group (WBG) have announced plans to work together on efforts to develop offshore wind in emerging markets. This […]

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    MIL-OSI Economics: Celebrating Mardi Gras 2019

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    Source: Google (2) [embedded content] Fair Day  In our dedicated area at Fair Day, we provided a fun and safe space for fair-goers, showcasing the work of incredible local artist Luke John Matthew Arnold with the “Fearless Selfie Stand”. Our stall was a celebration of his work, fearlessness and an invitation to all fair-goers to […]

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    MIL-OSI USA: Remarks by President Trump at an American Workforce Policy Advisory Board Meeting | The White House

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    Source: United States White House 4:17 P.M. EST MS. TRUMP:  Mr. President, Mr. Vice President, on behalf of my co-chair, Secretary Ross, and the entire American Workforce Policy Advisory Board, it’s an honor to have here for today’s inaugural board meeting.  We have spent the last several hours in excellent discussion with the objective of […]

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    MIL-OSI Economics: Simplifying programmatic: first price auctions for Google Ad Manager

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    Source: Google In the very early days of programmatic buying, publishers typically used only one auction to sell their ad inventory. Today the programmatic ecosystem has evolved into a much more complex marketplace where a single ad can pass through a mix of over ten different auctions, with different rules, before a winning bid price […]

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    MIL-OSI Banking: ADB President Nakao on the Future of Asia’s Growth Story

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    Source: Asia Development Bank Kasumigaseki Building 8F, 3-2-5, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6008, Japan About ADBI The Asian Development Bank Institute was established in 1997 in Tokyo, Japan, to help build capacity, skills, and knowledge related to poverty reduction and other areas that support long-term growth and competitiveness in developing economies in Asia and the Pacific. […]

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    MIL-OSI Banking: In Western Zambia, community champions mobilize for better sanitation, decent latrines

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    Source: African Development Bank Group The sandy, brittle soil of western Zambia is not suitable for traditional pit latrines, which tend to collapse after only a few weeks of use. Project organizers adapted a biodegradable, two-meter-long stick and twine -woven basket that is then inserted into the pit before it is covered with a slab. […]

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    MIL-OSI Energy: Investors target Southeast Asia coal financing loophole adopted by HSBC

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    Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: A group of powerful HSBC shareholders have written to the bank’s CEO, John Flint, urging him to close a loophole in its energy policy that allows the lender to bankroll coal projects in certain emerging markets. Investment management firms Schroders, EdenTree and stewardship provider Hermes […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: USAID Administrator Mark Green’s Meeting With International Organization For Migration Director-General António Vitorino

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      Source: USAID   The following is attributable to Acting Spokesperson Tom Babington: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green met with António Vitorino, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to discuss the critical partnership between USAID and IOM. Administrator Green underscored USAID’s commitment to supporting life-saving humanitarian assistance in some of […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: USAID Administrator Green meets with Venezuelan Ambassador Vecchio

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      Source: USAID Readout   Yesterday, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green met with The Honorable Carlos Vecchio, the Ambassador of Venezuela to the United States. Administrator Green underscored the continuing resolve of the United States to help relieve the man-made suffering inside Venezuela. Administrator Green and Ambassador Vecchio discussed plans for […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: REP LIEU AMENDMENT TO STOP TAXPAYER-FUNDED PRIVATE JET TRAVEL IS ADOPTED, WILL BE INCLUDED IN FINAL HR 1 VOTE

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      Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Ted Lieu (33 District of California) WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) delivered remarks on his amendment to H.R. 1, the SWAMP FLYERS, or “Stop Waste and Misuse by Presidential Flyers Landing Yet Evading Rules and Standards” Amendment.  The Amendment was adopted by […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: Cotati Resident Sentenced To Prison For Filing False Returns

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      Source: US State of California SAN FRANCISCO – Stanley Charles was sentenced today to 33 months in prison and ordered to pay $657,888 in restitution for tax fraud, announced United States Attorney David L. Anderson and Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI), Special Agent in Charge Kareem Carter.  The sentence was handed down by the […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: Convicted Felon Sentenced To Seventy-Six Months In Prison For Possessing A Firearm And Ammunition

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      Source: US State of California OAKLAND –James Robert Lewis was sentenced to 76 months in prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm and for violating the terms of his supervised release, announced United States Attorney David L. Anderson and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Special Agent in Charge John F. Bennett.  The […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: VIDEO: In Senate Floor Speech, Udall Details Plans for Sweeping Democracy Reform Package

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      Source: United States Senator for New Mexico Tom Udall March 06, 2019 Udall’s Senate companion to H.R. 1, “For the People Act,” would stamp out corruption in Washington, fix our broken politics, and restore the promise of American democracy Udall: “This is not about protecting Democrats or Republicans. It’s about protecting Americans from a rigged […]

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      MIL-OSI USA: Walberg Named Most Effective Member in Michigan Congressional Delegation by the Center for Effective Lawmaking

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      Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Tim Walberg (MI-07) March 6, 2019 Press Release Congressman Walberg ranked the most effective member of Michigan’s delegation in the 115th Congress. Washington, D.C.–The Center for Effective Lawmaking, a non-partisan collaboration between Vanderbilt University and University of Virginia that rates the efficiency of lawmakers, ranked Congressman Walberg as […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: The government’s offshore wind deal is lacklustre: We need a green industrial revolution – Rebecca Long Bailey – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK Rebecca Long Bailey MP, Labour’s Shadow Business, Environment and Energy Secretary, responding to the government’s sector deal for offshore wind, said:   “As green groups slam the deal as woeful, industry groups say they could deliver so much more, and trade unions express concern over UK-based jobs and working conditions, there […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Gordon Marsden comments on HEPI report – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK Gordon Marsden MP, Labour’s Shadow Minister for Higher Education, commenting on the HEPI report on students backing bailout plans for struggling universities, said: “The Tories’ reckless free market experiment in higher education is leaving some universities perilously close to the brink, with reports of emergency loans and providers on the edge […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: NHS satisfaction lowest since 2007 – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK Jonathan Ashworth MP, Labour’s Shadow Health and Social Care Secretary, responding to the news that public satisfaction with the NHS has fallen to its lowest level since 2007, said: “For public satisfaction in the NHS to have plummeted to such depths on the back of nearly nine years of austerity, wider […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Labour write to Theresa May calling for 10,000 new police officers and investment in youth services to combat youth violence – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK Senior Labour politicians including Police & Crime Commissioners across the country have written to the Prime Minister about the recent outbreak of serious youth violence. The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, Shadow Policing Minister Louise Haigh, West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner David Jamieson and the Deputy Mayor for Policing in […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Javid must condemn secret unit that collaborated with blacklisters – McDonnell – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK John McDonnell MP, Labour’s Shadow Chancellor and one of the founders of the blacklist support group, responding to reports detailing how a secretive Met Police unit aided blacklisting, said: “It is deeply disturbing that this secretive unit collaborated with the blacklisters, who blocked people’s employment for years. Their actions were a deliberate […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government’s attempt to bribe workers over rights – Long Bailey – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK Responding to the government’s announcement on workers’ rights, Rebecca Long Bailey MP, Labour’s Shadow Business Secretary, said: “Hot on the heels of their pathetic bribe for left behind towns, here comes the government’s attempt to bribe workers to back their botched Brexit deal. “Instead of automatically keeping up with European workers’ […]

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        MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government’s reforms have seen number of new apprentices plummet – Angela Rayner – The Labour Party

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        Source: Labour Party UK Angela Rayner MP, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Education, responding to the National Audit Office report on apprenticeship programmes, said: “This government’s reforms have seen the number of new apprentices plummet, and now an independent watchdog has concluded that they are “very unlikely” to reach their manifesto target on apprenticeships. […]

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          MIL-OSI China: Filmmakers encouraged to go for realism

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          Source: China State Council Information Office 3 President asks advisers in art, culture, social sciences to place people at center Chinese filmmakers and TV producers said they were encouraged by President Xi Jinping’s speech on Monday calling for more realistic themes during a discussion with political advisers from culture, art and social science circles. Xi […]

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          MIL-OSI China: S. Korean boy band Super Junior, singer Chungha to perform in Vietnam

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          Source: China State Council Information Office 3 South Korean boy band Super Junior and well-known female singer Chungha will perform in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City on March 29, the Hoa Binh Theater in the city said Wednesday. The eight-member pop band, 23-year-old singer Chungha and three Vietnamese pop stars will perform in the coming […]

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          MIL-OSI China: UN chief calls for double efforts to protect women’s rights

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          Source: China State Council Information Office UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for double efforts to protect and promote women’s rights, dignity and leadership. Gender equality and women’s rights are fundamental to global progress on peace and security, human rights and sustainable development, said Guterres in a message to mark the International Women’s Day, […]

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          MIL-OSI China: Erdogan says purchase of S-500 from Russia possible

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          Source: China State Council Information Office Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that the deal of S-400 air defense system with Russia was concluded, and a new deal on the purchase of S-500 system could be possible in the future. “We signed a deal with the Russians, completed the S-400 issue and will […]

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          MIL-OSI China: US to continue talks with DPRK

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          Source: China State Council Information Office White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Wednesday that the United States would continue to have conversations with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). “We are continuing to have conversations, as the president has said, we’ll see what happens,” Sanders said to the press. U.S. National Security […]

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          MIL-OSI China: Venezuela expels German ambassador

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          Source: China State Council Information Office Venezuela on Wednesday declared German ambassador in Caracas persona non grata for meddling in its internal affairs and ordered he leave the country in 48 hours. The expulsion of Daniel Martin Kriener “is due to his repeated acts of interference in the country’s internal affairs,” Venezuela’s foreign ministry said […]

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          MIL-OSI China: Ukrainian PM, senior US diplomat discuss cooperation

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          Source: China State Council Information Office Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and visiting U.S. Under-Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale met on Wednesday to discuss bilateral cooperation and the situation in and around Ukraine. During the negotiations, the parties discussed Ukraine’s reforms, energy issues and the ways to tighten bilateral trade partnership, Groysman […]

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            MIL-OSI Europe: Anticorruption court will start working already this year – President on the announcement of 39 winners of the contest for the position of judges

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            Source: President of Ukraine At the National Security and Defense Council, President Petro Poroshenko said that the High Qualifications Commission of Judges had announced 39 winners of the contest for the position of judges of the Anticorruption Court, and this year it would definitely start functioning. “Several hours ago, the High Qualifications Commission of Judges […]

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            Greetings to Yekaterina Moshkova on winning the 7.5 km biathlon sprint at the Universiade in Krasnoyarsk

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            Source: President of Russia – The Kremlin – English The message reads, in part: “Brilliant talent, amazing hard work and a true fighting spirit made you the best biathlon sprinter in the 7.5 km race, helped you win the honourable champion’s title and allowed you to give your spectators unforgettable moments of joy and triumph.” MIL OSI MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics –

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            Greetings to Eduard Latypov on his biathlon win at the Universiade in Krasnoyarsk

            By   8 hours ago

            Source: President of Russia – The Kremlin – English The message reads, in part: “Your excellent training, stamina and strength helped you outperform strong competitors and win the Universiade gold. I am sure that in the future you will set new goals and successfully represent Russia at top competitions.” MIL OSI MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics –

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            MIL-OSI Europe: Ukraine launches mass production of modern weapons and missile equipment – President at the National Security and Defense Council

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            Source: President of Ukraine During the meeting of the National Security and Defense Council, President Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine launched mass production of modern weapons and missile equipment. “Everything for the army – this is the characteristic of our joint efforts aimed to secure and strengthen the state’s defense capabilities over the past five […]

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            MIL-OSI Europe: We need legislative changes to avoid excessive classification of information on the state defense order – President

            By   8 hours ago

            Source: President of Ukraine “We must initiate changes in the legislative acts to avoid excessive classification of information on the state defense order,” President Petro Poroshenko said during a meeting of the National Security and Defense Council. According to him, this issue was discussed with the Minister of Defense and the Head of the Security […]

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            MIL-OSI Europe: Head of State: Ukraine has the right to create modern and effective armament systems for self-defense

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            Source: President of Ukraine During a meeting of the National Security and Defense Council, President Petro Poroshenko stressed that Ukraine understood the decision of the USA to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. “We believe this decision is justified and corresponds to the present security situation both in the European continent and in the […]

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            MIL-OSI Europe: President at the NSDC on the investigation into abuses in the defense sector: We are not going to cover up anyone or anything

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            Source: President of Ukraine “People should know the truth. If there are reasons, a person must be fully responsible. If this is a PR technology … there should also be an appropriate response. You now have every opportunity to conduct an impartial, objective, transparent investigation that is surely credible. And that will definitely uphold the […]

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              MIL-OSI USA: Congressman Payne, Jr. Introduces Resolution Designating March 2019 as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

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              Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Donald Payne Jr (Tenth District of New Jersey) WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) today introduced a House resolution to designate March 2019 as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among men and women combined […]

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              MIL-OSI USA: Study finds Ebola survivors in Liberia face ongoing health issues

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              Source: US Department of Health and Human Services – 2 News Release Wednesday, March 6, 2019 Survivors of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Liberia had a higher prevalence of certain health issues — including uveitis (eye redness and pain), abdominal, chest, neurologic, and musculoskeletal abnormalities upon physical exam — when compared to a control group […]

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              MIL-OSI Europe: Text adopted – Non-objection to a delegated act: arrangements for products originating in certain ACP-States – P8_TA(2014)0085 – Wednesday, 17 December 2014 – Strasbourg – Final edition

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              Source: European Parliament 2 The European Parliament, –  having regard to the Commission delegated regulation (C(2014)08355) , –  having regard to the Commission’s letter of 26 November 2014 asking Parliament to declare that it will raise no objections to the delegated regulation, –  having regard to the letter of 5 December 2014 of the Committee on International Trade […]

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              MIL-OSI USA: Harris and Booker jostle for backing of black lawmakers

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              Source: United States House of Representatives – Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence (14th District of Michigan) March 6, 2019 In The News Laura Barrón-López and John Bresnahan Harris and Booker jostle for backing of black lawmakers A behind-the-scenes scramble has broken out among Democratic White House hopefuls for support from members of the influential Congressional Black Caucus […]

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              MIL-OSI Europe: Text adopted – Situation in the Mediterranean and the need for a holistic EU approach to migration – P8_TA(2014)0105 – Wednesday, 17 December 2014 – Strasbourg – Final edition

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              Source: European Parliament 2 The European Parliament, –  having regard to the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, –  having regard to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, –  having regard to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights of 1948, –  having regard to the Geneva Convention of 1951 and the […]

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              MIL-OSI Europe: Clean water and sanitation still just a dream for millions of people

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              Source: Government of FinlandBiolan, a Finnish company specialised in ecological gardening and environmental products, has donated two dry toilets to South Africa. The donation took place via a voluntary work project of the Remote Year work and travel abroad programme. The groundwork for collaboration on dry toilets between Finland and South Africa was laid in […]

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              MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Use of plant protection products that are banned in the EU in citrus fruit from South Africa – P-001184/2019

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              Source: European Parliament In a recent study, ‘Unió de Llauradors’, a Valencian farmers’ association, warned that more than 50 active substances used in plant protection products that are banned in the EU are being used in citrus fruit production in South Africa. These include: paraquat, a herbicide; azinphos-methyl, an insecticide; and carbendazim, a fungicide. It should […]

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                MIL-Evening Report: The National Redress Scheme for child sex abuse survivors protects institutions, not survivors

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                Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Kathleen Daly, Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Griffith University Australians can be proud of what the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse accomplished, but they cannot be proud of the National Redress Scheme (NRS). With the Joint Select Committee’s review of the NRS […]

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                MIL-Evening Report: Don’t ban Michael Jackson’s music – talk about the accusations

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                Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Catherine Strong, Senior Lecturer, Music Industry, RMIT University Many of New Zealand’s major commercial radio stations, and its public broadcaster, are no longer playing the music of Michael Jackson. This decision comes after the airing of the new documentary Leaving Neverland, in which two men, Wade Robson […]

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                MIL-Evening Report: Introducing gender lens investing. It’s more than pink-washing

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                Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Danielle Logue, Associate Professor in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategy, University of Technology Sydney Since mid-last year, Wall Street investors in sensitive industries have been insisting on so-called “Weinstein clauses”, that allow them to claw back their money if revelations of inappropriate behaviour damage the business. It’s a […]

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                MIL-OSI Global: SNC-Lavalin: Canada’s anti-foreign bribery laws did their job

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                Source: The Conversation – Canada – By Elizabeth Acorn, Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer in Ethics, Politics and Economics, Yale University At the heart of the scandal engulfing Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government are allegations that it attempted to politically interfere with the prosecution of Québec engineering giant SNC-Lavalin. We continue to learn more about the […]

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                MIL-OSI Global: Closing the gender gap in the life sciences is an uphill struggle

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                Source: The Conversation – Canada – By John Bergeron, Emeritus Robert Reford Professor and Professor of Medicine, McGill University The world is celebrating the 108th International Women’s Day. The first rallies were held in Austria, Germany, Denmark and Switzerland on March 19, 1911, and focused on women’s right to vote, work and hold public office. […]

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                MIL-OSI Global: Breaking up the Old Boys club by elevating women coaches

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                Source: The Conversation – Canada – By Jenessa Banwell, Ph.D. Candidate, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto The federal government has a goal of achieving gender equity across all levels of sport by 2035. Minister of Sport Kirsty Duncan announced the development of a Working Group on Gender Equity in Sport. In […]

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                MIL-OSI Global: If your teenager’s ‘creaky voice’ bothers you, you may be behind the times

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                Source: The Conversation – Canada – By Nicole Hildebrand-Edgar, PhD Candidate, Department of Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, York University, Canada Have you noticed that teenager’s voice sounds unnaturally low and gravelly, like a door on rusty hinges, or a quacking duck? Does it annoy you? You’ve probably detected vocal fry, or what linguists call creaky […]

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