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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - ARCHITECTURE

    Forensic architecture aims to uncover evidence of possible war crimes

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 03:59am by GUARDIAN

    ... political organisations, NGOs and the UN. Their investigations include drone strikes, violence by state security forces on the Ixil Maya people in Guatemala and the use of white phosphorous in Gaza ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Gwen Kao: a guiding light on Alzheimer's

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 05:29pm by Linda Yeung

    ... with NGOs to run day-care centres called Eldergartens for dementia patients, providing them with social interaction and nursing care while giving their home carers a break. Kao also gives ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    HK International School students learn the value of helping others

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 10:29am by Andrea Zavadszky

    ... I've decided to be a doctor, and work with NGOs in refugee camps." For Helena the most important message of the course came out of the globalisation section about interdependence. ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health

    How an Indian woman tackled the taboo subject of menstruation

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:36am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... girls but boys, parents, teachers and NGOs working in the field of sex education. In fact, Gupta says that many of Menstrupedia's online readers are based outside India, often in other ... tremendous with schoolgirls gaining in confidence after seeing menstruation portrayed positively. Her plan is to work with schools and NGOs to make the comic books widely available. At present ...

  5. Lifestyle

    Call for incentives to help farmers stay on the land and boost Hong Kong's self-suffiency

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 10:42pm by Elaine Yau

    ... if they release the land, or a punitive levy could be charged on idle land. Or the government could buy back idle land in the public interest and have NGOs serve as administrators to sublet plots ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - POSTCARD NEW YORK

    Postcard: New York

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:18pm by Richard James Havis

    ... to the public's consciousness, and this may have to do with the existence of big NGOs such as Save the Children and Unicef, Biaggi says. "These have traditionally been thought of as the protectors ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Psychology students face study barrier

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 09:46am by Linda Yeung

    ... of every other year, if additional resources are available and, not least of all, if more job positions are available in the Hospital Authority and NGOs, she says. Hong Kong lags behind the US ... clinical psychologists working for the Hospital Authority and government subvented NGOs, he says. "There is absolutely a need to increase the number of graduate places. The government should ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    New initiative hopes to drive social innovation to relieve plight of poor

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 09:55am by Elaine Yau and Andrea Chen

    ... For the time being, the fund is seeking NGOs and social enterprises well versed in anti-poverty work to be intermediaries, and help to select the initiatives. Successful applicants will receive money ... "These get a big boost in funding at a second stage to expand the scope of their work. The Hong Kong fund will adopt a similar approach." About 70 NGOs have so far expressed an interest ...

  9. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Chefs discuss what 'organic food' really means

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 12:11am by Janice Leung

    ... It was developed by Baptist University alongside NGOs Produce Green Foundation and Sustainable Ecological Ethical Development Foundation. It is verified under the Accreditation Program of the International ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    Sociologist wades into Occupy movement and other issues

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 02:00pm by Mischa Moselle

    ... educated people making decisions. As with the climate change debate, apparently only scientists, technocrats and NGOs can be relied on to take into account the needs of future generations. Or we ...




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