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Leadership Team Appointed for the United Nations Special Envoy Office and MDG Health Alliance.
Announcement comes as more than 120 UNA-USA members from across the country gather in Washington for advocacy and skills-building at Annual Meeting WASHINGTON
A high-ranking UN official recently told a conference of 450 experts in Trondheim, Norway that farmed plants and bred livestock are experiencing sizable losses in biodiversity.
Endangered Earth Journal.com has posted Part 2 of a three-part interview series with Jean-Christophe Vié, Deputy Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS - Save Our
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a lentivirus, causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) which is a condition in humans were the immune system begins to fail, leading to life-threatening opportunistic infections. Infection is transferred through bodily fluids where HIV is present as both free virus particles and within infected immune cells. The four most common routes of infection are unsafe sex, contaminated needles, breast milk, and transmission from an infected mother to her...
- In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.