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2010-08-17 15:05:00

The American Cancer Society recently said that cancer is the world's top "economic killer" as well as its likely leading cause of death.

2009-03-25 10:43:00

WASHINGTON, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Flawed mathematical modeling rarely makes for a sexy story, but the latest round of CO2 data errors are heating up.

2009-03-03 16:42:00

Tony Blair joins Senators Bingaman, McCain, Snowe and Stabenow on Capitol Hill for Climate event WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senators, Governors, business leaders and international experts met in the Capitol today to discuss the prospects for U.S.

2009-02-25 16:48:00

Senators convene top policy-makers, CEOs and economists to Capitol Hill for climate event on March 3 WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former U.K. Prime Minister, Tony Blair, will be among the high-level participants meeting with U.S.

2009-02-18 05:00:00

March 3rd event will bring leading experts from U.S. and abroad to Capitol Hill WASHINGTON, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S.

2008-07-23 12:00:00

Reprise Media, a leader in search and social media marketing, revealed the results of their combined paid search and social media campaign for the Center for Global Development (CGD) today.

2007-11-14 16:50:00

A new interactive online database unveiled Wednesday provides maps, color-coded categories and detailed information about who is putting 10 billion tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere annually from power plants around the world.

2006-08-13 16:35:33

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Netherlands leads the world's 21 wealthiest nations when it comes to promoting policies that help poor countries, according to a new report by the Washington-based Center for Global Development.

2005-08-30 17:54:32

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rich world policies to help impoverished nations have improved over the past three years but the world's largest economies -- the United States and Japan -- are still stingy when it comes to aid, according to the third annual Commitment to Development Index.

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