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  1. Cherish your food

    Posted Feb 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The financial crisis, coupled with rising food prices, is really hurting the poorest countries in Africa and Latin America. According to official estimates, more than a billion people are undernourished. If developed countries do not help, more people wil ...

  2. Children bear brunt of great divide

    Posted Dec 31st 2006, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Youngsters in rural areas can't get enough to eat while those in cities are threatened by obesity China's growing rich-poor gap has hindered the growth of children in western rural regions, while many in major cities are suffering fr ...

  3. News - World - MEDICINE

    Medecins sans Frontieres seeks China's help on Africa malaria cure

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... English name is Doctors Without Borders, is an independent organisation that sends emergency medical and humanitarian aid to regions ravaged by war, epidemics or natural disasters. It has been ...

  4. Now concentrate, students, and chew that (Wrigley) gum

    Posted Apr 26th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... focus. Wrigley is also promoting its concentration quotient (CQ) test, developed jointly with Sun Yat-sen University, which is part of its no doubt purely humanitarian campaign to help mainland ...

  5. Light at the end of the Aids tunnel

    Posted Jun 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... humanitarian investment for rich nations that otherwise will be asked to dig deeper later if they keep their hands in their pockets now. ...

  6. Red Cross vacancy for a top service manager

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Vicki Williams

    ... Vicki Williams Experienced registered nurses or social workers with a mission to serve the community will be excited by the vacancy available with the Hong Kong branch of one of the largest independent humanitarian networks, the International Red Cross. 'The Hong Kong Red Cross is an organisation which strives for a world in which people respect each other and protect ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    China suspends 'GM rice' scientist pending further probes by ethics panel

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Golden rice has been a central focus of an international humanitarian effort to improve nutrition in poor countries where rice is a traditional diet staple. Major global charitable organisations, ...

  8. Organ sales a big problem on mainland

    Posted Sep 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... arising. It is one of those issues that has no simple solution. An open market, upon which donors could sell their organs to the highest bidder, would cut out a lot of the humanitarian aspect ...

  9. Child health centres are overstretched

    Posted Jul 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... For humanitarian reasons, we have to vaccinate their children first.' Statistics from the Health Department, which manages the centres, showed that only half of the 307,000 babies served ...

  10. Cuba proves size doesn't matter on the world aid front

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Tom Fawthrop

    ... When a quake hit Java in May, Havana was quick to lend a humanitarian hand- as it often does, writes Tom Fawthrop More than two months after the earthquake that killed almost 6,000 people ... Cuban field hospital and they represent the human face of a vast commitment the tiny communist island has made to the humanitarian effort in the wake of many of the world's disasters. ...




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