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10.11.2014 Human Wrongs Watch

Unseen Ebola

Human Wrongs Watch ‘The Ebola epidemic has forced millions in West Africa to change how they interact, starting with the strict rule of “Don’t touch”. But for the visually impaired, like Basiru Bah in Sierra Leone, losing human contact is itself a threat to survival.’ By  … »

06.11.2014 Pressenza London

The TTIP can seriously damage your Health

The TTIP can seriously damage your Health

An article by John Hilary, executive director, and published in the BMJ [British Medical Journal] reminds us again of the serious and imminent risk to the National Helth Service (NHS) and therefore to the health of the population. “Designed to meet the interests of corporations rather than patients, and … »

06.11.2014 Tony Henderson

Bangladesh – blood in bottles benefits

Bangladesh – blood in bottles benefits

A report arrived to the Pressenza desk on a Blood Group Service Campaign in Rasulbugh Neighborhood, Azimpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh on November 4, 2014. The report told that after restarting a series of social campaigns after a period of intermission, the day went very well as not only was … »

31.10.2014 Human Wrongs Watch

Global Media Campaign to End Female Genital Mutilation

Global Media Campaign to End Female Genital Mutilation

  Human Wrongs Watch The practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) must come to a quick end and the global media can play a critical role in making that happen, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on 30 October 2014 affirmed during his visit to the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. Speaking … »

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