Category Archives: Health

United Nations Conference: The Lake Chad Basin Should not be ‘Managed’; it Should be ‘Transformed.’

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United Nations Conference: The Lake Chad Basin Should not be ‘Managed’; it Should be ‘Transformed.’

United Nations Headquarters, August 5-6, 2019

On August 5-6, I had the opportunity to participate in the “Third International Conference on the Lake Chad Basin Region: SDG Implementation-UN Read the rest

Frontal Assault on Our Standard of Living: Multi-billionaires Are Financing ‘Climate Protectors’!

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https://larouchepac.com/20190812/frontal-assault-our-standard-living-multi-billionaires-are-financing-climate-protectors

Frontal Assault on Our Standard of Living: Multi-billionaires Are Financing ‘Climate Protectors’!

August 12, 2019
A scene from the XR (Extinction Rebellion) protest, "Blood of our Children," March 9, 2019, Downing Street, London, UK. During this protest, protesters threw hundreds of gallons of fake blood into the middle of Downing Street. [Photo: Miriam Hauertmann]
A scene from the XR (Extinction Rebellion) protest, “Blood of our Children,” March 9, 2019, Downing Street, London, UK. During this protest, protesters threw hundreds of liters of fake blood
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Cameroon PM denounces “debt trap” allegation against Chinese loans

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http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/africa/2019-08/08/c_138292961.htm

Cameroon PM denounces “debt trap” allegation against Chinese loans

Source: Xinhua| 2019-08-08 10:34:21|Editor: Shi Yinglun

YAOUNDE, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) — Cameroonian Prime Minister Joseph Dion Ngute denounced here Wednesday the “debt trap” allegation against Chinese loans by some western media outlets.

“Cameroon

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50 years on, Chinese doctors relay health and love in Africa

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http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2019-08/09/c_138297036.htm

Xinhua Headlines: 50 years on, Chinese doctors relay health and love in Africa

Source: Xinhua| 2019-08-09 22:25:34|Editor: Lu Hui

For over 50 years, China has sent more than 21,000 medical workers to provide medical aid in Africa. Their professionalism and dedication have

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Africa Moving Forward With Infrastructure: Nigeria and Ethiopia

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Africa Moving Forward With Infrastructure: Nigeria and Ethiopia

July 28, 2019

President Buhari has maintained his commitment to recharging Lake Chad, which he discussed with me after he was elected to his first term as president in Mach 2015. The International Conference to Read the rest

Court Rules on TB/Silicosis Contracted in SA Mines

and were the millions of miners who have become ill working in South Africa`s mines, diagnosed with silicosis-induced TB or with AIDS? Is AIDS an umbrella label?

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https://www.groundup.org.za/article/landmark-silicosis-settlement-made-order-court/

 

Landmark silicosis settlement made order of court

26 July 2019   By Tania Broughton

“This agreement can never
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