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2015-04-08 23:02:49

Thoraya Ahmed Obaid, a former Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and the African Population and Health Research Centre (APHRC), an African non-governmental organization,

2015-04-08 08:35:48

CHICAGO, April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Tank (http://foodtank.com/) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development

2015-04-02 08:22:24

MagneGas, The Jack Brewer Foundation, and USFMEP Recap Success of World Water Day Summit MINNEAPOLIS and TAMPA, Fla., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

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2015-04-01 13:14:43

For the first time ever, the amount of new global renewable generating capacity has broken through the 100GW barrier. In 2014, according to a UN report, the total capacity was equal to that of all the nuclear power plants in the United States.

2015-03-30 16:28:38

LONDON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 15, the United Nations headquarters in New York will host 'The Roerich Pact.

2015-03-24 23:09:00

Founded in 2012, the International Day of Happiness is now celebrated worldwide every March 20. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 In 2011, Illien Global

2015-03-20 16:22:35

AUSTIN, Texas, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the United Nations and the world's most personalised music streaming service, MixRadio, marked International Day of Happiness and the launch

2015-03-19 12:25:41

Architect Rodney Leon Designs Spiritual Place of Remembrance NEW YORK, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Nations announced today the observance of the eighth International

2015-03-19 12:21:05

AAR Airlift presence in Africa now includes peacekeeping missions WOOD DALE, Ill., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces that AAR Airlift has been awarded a contract

2015-03-19 04:21:25

DUBAI, UAE, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sometimes to get a social message across, a documentary film is all you need.


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Earth Day
2012-04-23 12:12:49

Earth Day is a day early each year on which events are held to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth’s natural environment. It is now coordinated worldwide through the Earth Day Network, founded by Dennis Hayes, and is celebrated in more than 175 countries every year. The United Nations designated April 22 as International Mother Earth Day in 2009, and will continue to be held each year on April 22 through at least 2015. The name and concept of Earth Day was allegedly...

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Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.