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2014-05-30 23:03:23

LTT Global, a global pioneer in mobile learning, celebrates its anniversary of its launch of global CSR initiative to create awareness, enhances accessibility to online education and strengthens collaborative partnerships. As a digital company, MMU has rapidly expanded its learning partners in providing access to thousands of digital resources, courses, videos, e-Books, and interactive programs in the education sector, thus empowering individuals and organizations alike. Washington, DC...

2014-05-07 08:23:51

Environmental protection: WNO Treaty enters into force. WNO as a new permanent negotiation platform for old challenges GENEVA, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For four years, states keenly supported the initiative for establishing the World Nature Organization (WNO). Now, the intergovernmental organization has been founded and the WNO treaty enters into force. Geneva- Emerging and developing countries, already suffering the consequences of global warming, climate change and other...

2014-04-17 23:11:51

VolunteerMatch, the web's largest volunteer engagement network, and TechSoup Global, the international network that leverages technology to help build the capacity of non-governmental organizations (NGOs), announced today a collaboration to increase social impact across the globe. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 VolunteerMatch, the web's largest volunteer engagement network, and TechSoup Global, the international network that leverages technology to help build the...

2014-03-10 08:35:38

ARLINGTON, Va., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Guardian, the international security and emergency evacuation firm has added Haiti to the list of countries where it provides personnel tracking, emergency response, security, medical support, and evacuation services. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140310/PH79494LOGO "We've had a large demand for personnel tracking and emergency response services from both non-governmental aid organizations and religious groups who are...

2014-02-25 04:21:06

Representatives from Greece and Turkey participating at the EU-funded Mare Nostrum Project partners' meeting vow to cooperate to improve ICZM cooperation ALEXANDROUPOLIS, Greece, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of local authorities and NGOs from Greece and Turkey called for cross-border cooperation on Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) and other urban and environmental issues common to both sides. The EU-funded Mare Nostrum Project...

2014-01-23 12:23:56

GENEVA, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) from around the world welcomed the adoption of a new resolution by the World Health Organization's Executive Board (WHO EB), agreeing to both endorse and lend support for countries to address the health-related aspects of the new Minamata Convention on Mercury. They also applauded WHO for encouraging governments to "promptly sign, ratify and implement" the Convention. "Prompt ratification...

2014-01-08 23:20:31

Goldman Sachs, Coke exemplify innovation in assisting women with capital, management skills, and networks. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 In a just released paper, The Global Push to Unlock the Potential of Women Entrepreneurs, The Bridgespan Group discusses the efforts of corporations, NGOs and Philanthropies and financial institutions to help support women-owned small and midsized enterprises. According to Bridgespan Partner Jeri Eckhart Queenan, a co-author of the paper, “While...

2013-10-12 23:01:38

EMC Participates in Panel Promoting High-quality Communications in the Developing World St. Charles, IL (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 Global satellite (VSAT) and terrestrial connectivity provider Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) is sponsoring the annual NetHope Global Member Summit, October 14-18, 2013 in St. Charles, Illinois. The Summit is estimated to be the largest gathering of non-governmental organizations’ (NGOs) IT executives in the world, bringing together members from 39...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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