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Cuito - The non-governmental organisation "People in Need" launched in February a project to improve the food security of the vulnerable communities in central Bie province. The fact was announced Tuesday by manager of NGO's Health Programme, Elena Catalan. Speaking to ANGOp, Elena Catalan ...
refugees in Calais Face Inhumane Conditions, Aid Efforts Restricted - French NGO ... in the French city of Calais are inhumane and not getting any better as authorities continue to restrict NGO efforts to provide humanitarian aid, French non-governmental organization L'Auberge des Migrants told Sputnik.

In a unique initiative, a Bengaluru-based entrepreneurial couple announced the launch of their self-funded NGO, 'NEW India' on Wednesday and committed Rs 200 crores for the underprivileged. Actor Emraan Hashmi was the chief guest on the occasion. The couple - Vijay Tata and his wife Amrita, have ...
Last month the city launched an investigation into the incident and on Tuesday deputy mayor Fawzia Peer told the executive committee (Exco) that it was found the syringes originated from an NGO called TB HIV Care, which distributes syringes to drug users. The mercury has established that the NGO's ...
The NGO noted that although Ghana made important strides fighting gender-based violence (GBV), a lot more remained to be done to ensure victims' support issues were addressed. The NGO who made the call in a statement copied to the Ghana news agency in Wa said key among strategies to assist ...

On Thursday, 15 February, Bloom and DA Gauteng Spokesperson for Health, Dr Neil Cambell, visited the non-government organisation to find out how the deaths occurred, why three patients are still there and what conditions are like for them and the other patients after the NGO won a tribunal appeal to ...
Maltese youth participation in NGOs is 15 points lower than in the entire EU, a Europe-wide survey has revealed. Maltese participations in sport clubs is 18 points lower than the EU average. The Eurobarometer survey shows that 62% of Maltese youths aged 15 to 30, have not participated in any activity ...
Following the publication of the EPA's proposed schedule for collecting industry fees to help pay the cost of chemical reviews under the revised TSCA, the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) says the agency has underestimated the costs involved. Richard Denison, lead senior scientist at the NGO, told ...
The latest revelations of sexual abuse by major charities (Report, 13 February), are but one facet of NGO corruption. The people of Haiti were the first to free themselves from slavery, but the colonial "masters" they defeated - France, Britain and the US - have continued to plunder and exploit, including ...
Ludhiana: With the motive of eradicating hunger from society, a city-based NGO called 'Feeding India' has launched its first 'feeding van' to serve food to poor people residing in slums of the city throughout the day. 'Feeding India' member Anirudh Sahi stated that after passing several hardships, the ...
Ahead of the First Formal Consultations for the Global Compact on refugees, 14 international NGOs and InterAction signed a statement in which they reflect on the Zero Draft of the Global Compact on Refugees, including their recommendations to ensure that the Compact leads to a better response to the ...
Around 50 green activists held a protest outside Maxim's at the University of Hong Kong on Saturday to protest the restaurant chain's provision of shark fin soup. Shark fin soup is a popular item on set menus for large banquet gatherings - especially during weddings or Chinese New Year. Finning involves ...
Justice Development and peace Commission (JDPC), an NGO, has established peace clubs in 132 secondary schools to promote peaceful co-existence in Plateau, according to its Project manager, Mr Boniface Anthony. Anthony told the News men on Monday in Jos that the initiative was aimed at ...
It was a lively atmosphere at Vidya Sagar's campus in Kotturpuram on Sunday. The organisation, which works with persons with disabilities, hosted a Sunday Bazaar in which entrepreneurs from across the city got to display their wares. "I've not participated in a fair like this before and I am overwhelmed by ...
Bollywood actor Mallika Sherawat has reached out to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, urging her to help in facilitation of an Indian visa for a co-founder of the NGO Free-A-Girl. Mallika has made the request for Evelien Holsken, co-founder of the NGO, as her visa application has been repeatedly ...
The Environment and Forestry Ministry has been urged to be more ambitious concerning stricter emission standards for coal-fired power plants in an upcoming revision of Regulation No. 21/2008 on stationary sources of air pollutants. Through the revision, the ministry plans to impose stricter emission ...

London, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) British Minister for Social Development Penny Mordaunt asked Oxfam''s executives today to shed light on the sex scandal involving this noNGOvernmental organization (NGO) for hiring prostitutes during a humanitarian mission in Haiti. Mordaunt told the media, that her ...
United Nations secretary general, Antonio Guterres, is to initiate a new push for global disarmament, which will include everything from nuclear weapons to cybersecurity. The Unites States however, has expressed its reservation that the time is not right for what it described as "bold initiatives.".
Osogbo--As the International Day for Zero-Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation was marked on Tuesday, the Osun State Ministry of Health and a non-governmental organisation have resolved to take severe measures in stemming the rising spate of cutting girls' genitalia in most communities in the state ...
Mohan Sudabattula, an Indian American student majoring in biochemistry, philosophy, and health, society, and policy at the University of Utah, has launched an international medical non-profit called Project Embrace, which reutilizes sustainable medical braces. (projectembrace.com photo). Project ...
Mr Akin Jimoh, the Project Director, Development communication network (DEVCOMS), an NGO says men's cooperation is critical to the success of Family Planning methods chosen by couples. Jimoh made this known on Thursday in Lagos, in an interview with the News men on the sideline of a two-day ...
Churachandpur (Manipur) [India], Feb 9 (ANI): In an act of sharing love and joy, 'Ropiang Foundation Trust', a newly-formed charitable organization in Manipur had recently distributed free luxury branded jackets to the neediest section of the society in Churachandpur district. Terming such deed as the first ...
State Criminal Investigations Department chief Datuk Zainol Samah will call Malaysian Tamil Kural President David Marshel to have his statement taken to facilitate with the investigation of the teenager who died committing suicide after accused of stealing her teacher's iPhone, at Penang police ...
Photo HWPL. Lawyers, education experts, religious leaders, youth and women's groups, and journalists in Indonesia gathered together to forge social solidarity and cohesion through peace building measures proposed by an international NGO. Heavenly culture, world peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), ...
The human rights NGO's executive director Glorene Das said such an endorsement, together with relevant policies giving recognition to refugees, would make them feel safe in the country. Das was responding to a report in which the Malaysian Social Research Institute (MSRI) said Malaysia is a "living hell" ...
Thierry Gagner (66) years , Director of French NGO , Hopigo and Missions Humanitaries was allegedly sexually exploiting the eldest of the four children , a girl of 12 years for a period of five years . The other three girls are 9, 8 and 6 years are sisters of the victim girl. Confirming his arrest , Director General ...
Dahisar River inundated with garbage: NGO. THE ASIAN AGE. | SONALI TELANG. Published : Feb 8, 2018, 6:35 am IST. Updated : Feb 8, 2018, 6:36 am IST. New Link Road Residents Forum (NLRRF), a non-profit organisation, has written to the assistant municipal commissioner about the matter. Sewage from buildings ...
NGO's co-ordination board chairman Fazul Mahamed with head of operations, compliance and Research Juliana Akinyi during a press conference where the board announced to have de-registered some NGO's and accused some of funding terrorism activities on December 16. Photo/Monicah Mwangi.
PREMIUM Rev. Seprianus Adonis, 31, needed many years before he could forgive the abuse committed by his own father. The turning point that led him to forget his resentment was a good parenting seminar held by an NGO in 2016. "The pain from physical abuse may be relieved but the hurt will stay ...
A Palestinian child killed by Israeli occupation forces last week was shot in the head with a rubber-coated metal bullet from a distance of 25 metres, according to a leading children's rights NGO. On 30 January, 16-year-old Layth Abu Naim was killed during a raid by Israeli occupation forces of his West Bank ...
A non-governmental organization in the Central Region is advocating the establishment of at least one cancer treatment centre in every district by the government. The NGO is convinced this will help in the education and early detection and treatment of cancers in the country. Executive Director of New ...
Someone suggested he talk to Compassiva, a non-governmental organization that has helped refugees with their diplomas in partnership with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. The process can be long and tedious, but the support given to Alnazer and Matouk, including Portuguese language classes to ...
Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO's) in Uganda are fighting to eradicate the practise of circumcising young girls in Uganda. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. With inhumane tools ,these vulnerable girls are made to undergo the procedure as a rite of passage into womanhood. A girl who was ...
As finance Minister Arun Jaitley gears up to present the Union Budget 2018-19 today, the NGO, Transparency International India, said on parameters of international standards on budget transparency, the Indian budget was considered "less transparent" as it put only "limited" information in the public ...
In perhaps the first-of-its kind initiative a Bengaluru NGO, which works with underprivileged girls and women, has started a fellowship focusing specifically on the critical issue of menstrual hygiene. The Period Fellowship started by Sukhibhava is a year-long programme which will train 40 individuals from ...
A leading NGO has slammed the Israeli government's so-called "humanitarian rehabilitation" plan for the occupied Gaza Strip as "feigned and simplistic", and urged Israel to "recognise its own responsibility" for the "catastrophic impact of its own restrictive access regime". Gisha, which focuses on access ...
VALLETTA, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) -- A total of 62 protected birds were illegally shot and killed when flying over Malta during the autumn hunting season which ended Wednesday, BirdLife Malta said Thursday. The season ran from the first Sept. 1, 2017 to Jan. 31, 2018, and was the worst of the last five years, said ...
David Miliband, the head of the International Rescue Committee, explained how and why people can help the global refugee crisis on Jan. 31. Penn's undergraduate political science department organized a lecture-style event in Claudia Cohen Hall, followed by a question-and-answer session. Miliband is ...
BRISTOL - Labour Behind the Label, the NGO aimed at supporting garment workers' rights, has launched the 'Six Items Challenge' aimed at opposing the rise of Fast Fashion while raising funds for causes which support garment workers worldwide. The challenge tasks entrants to select six garments to ...
Neglected by the administration and shunned by society, there is a new ray of hope in their dark lives as a leading Non governmental Organisation (NGO), Sulabh International, has launched a timely programme to rescue and rehabilitate them. It is ironical that while the government spends millions of ...
As finance Minister Arun Jaitley gears up to present the Union Budget 2018-19 tomorrow, the NGO, Transparency International India, said on parameters of international standards on budget transparency, the Indian budget was considered "less transparent" as it put only "limited" information in the public ...
The smugglers were arrested at the weekend by Russian customs officers in the far east of the country with 870 of the bear paws "and the remains of at least four Siberian tigers" in their three vehicles, said the Russian tiger protection NGO. The Russian and Chinese nationals were also caught with bear ...
The NGT asked the respondents to file their replies in two weeks.(Representational photo/HT). Maharashtra is doing nothing to prevent solid waste in nullahs from flowing into creeks, rivers and the sea in Mumbai, environmentalists have said. Environment watchdog Vanashakti filed an application at the ...
Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. and parent Rio Tinto Group's ambition to build one of the world's largest copper and gold mines, called Oyu Tolgoi, in Mongolia's Gobi Desert, has hit a number of stumbling blocks in recent weeks. Last week, Jean-Sebastien Jacques, the chief executive of Rio Tinto, flew to ...
Nigerian women Trust Fund, an NGO, has underscored the need for equal opportunities for male and female children, saying that development would be incomplete, if women were trained only as homemakers. Ms. Funke Baruwa, the Chief Executive Officer of the organisation, made the call in an interview ...
The commissioner explained that the ministry was an advocate of exclusive breast-feeding, adding that the challenge they encounter was at the community level where it was hard to convince mothers not to give their babies water. She called on the NGO to ensure that the advocacy would protect the ...
Based in Borivali, the NGO run by Saurabh and Dipti Kashalkar has been working in the field of social service for several years. Around two years ago, while working with medical students in rural and tribal areas, the Kashalkars realised that tribal girl students don't have access to sanitary napkins.
Ethel Ncube, who ran Precious Angel NGO testifies at the Life Esidimeni arbitraton hearing. File photo. Image: Simphiwe Nkwali. © Sunday Times. Precious Angels‚ the most deadly NGO in the Life Esidimeni Saga‚ received R1-million from the Gauteng department of health. In total‚ 18 patients died in two ...
PETALING JAYA: An interfaith body and a women's NGO have urged the police to return M Indira Gandhi's youngest child to her, following a Federal Court decision to set aside the unilateral conversion of her three children to Islam. Indira's daughter Prasana Diksa, who turns 10 this year, remains missing ...


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