Wednesday , August 17th , 2022  

Rushdie Joins 102 International Writers to Demand Freedom of Expression in India

Journalists, writers, both local and international, have called on the authorities in India to respect human rights and release imprisoned writes and dissident and critical voices. Protests about media freedom have become more urgent in recent years since this protest by the Mumbai Press Club. Credit: Facebook By Mehru JafferLucknow, Aug 17 2022 – On the eve of India’s 76th Independence Day,...

Intellian Signs Multi-Year Partnership Agreement with Speedcast to Meet Accelerated Satellite Communications Demand

PYEONGTAEK, South Korea, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intellian, a leading provider of future–proof satellite communications technology solutions, has announced a multi–year partnership agreement with Speedcast, one of the world's largest satellite communications service providers. The multi–million–dollar agreement will enable Intellian and Speedcast to collaborate...

New medical school named American Canadian School of Medicine in Dominica to be operational by 2023

Roseau, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The government of Dominica continues to make new investments in the education sector. The small Caribbean country is preparing its youngsters for the future by utilising technology to advance the sector. Dominica understands that education provides an individual with the knowledge and skills to adapt to the changing and evolving world. The education...

Saint Lucia government to uplift infrastructure through CIP-Funds

Castries, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The government of Saint Lucia has been focusing on the development of more resilient and advanced public infrastructure to enhance the wellbeing of its citizens. The government has been modernising and redeveloping schools, healthcare centres, hospitals and housing along with creating employment for the locals of Saint Lucia. The economy of a country...

An Unexpected Treasure

Credit: SPC/Toga Raikoti By External SourceNoumea, Aug 17 2022 (IPS-Partners) When University of Arizona political economy professor, William Mishler needed Kiribati census and household income data for a project he was working on with Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) he turned to the Pacific Data Hub (PDH) to access the microdata he needed. The PDH is a central repository of data about the...

Global Public Investment: Time to Build the Movement Now

By David McCoyKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug 17 2022 – Global Public Investment. A short and simple phrase. But one that means so much. At its most basic, GPI means public money being used to invest in goods and services that are of global benefit. There is no shortage of goods and services that need GPI, whether they be used to prevent or respond to environmental catastrophe, international war...

WHR Global Announces New President, Chris Lagerman

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHR Global, Inc. (WHR), a leader in the global employee relocation industry, announced that Chris Lagerman will be its new President, effective immediately. This promotion reflects Chris' dedication to WHR and the global mobility industry. Over his 20–year tenure at WHR, Chris previously served as a Relocation Counselor, Client Services...

Refugees Face Often Neglected Mental Health Challenges – Report

Refugee tents in a camp in Greece. UN report shows refugees may be affected by poor health outcomes. CREDIT: Julie Ricard/Unsplash) By Juliet MorrisonUnited Nations, Aug 16 2022 – While refugees globally face insecurity and uncertainty, a new World Health Organization (WHO) report highlights that they also face poorer health outcomes. The World report on the health of refugees and migrants,...

Rural Systems Mitigate Impact of Overuse of Water in Chile

During the first three months of the year, the Quebrada Santander Rural Sanitation System supplied three to four truckloads of water daily to supply the empty tanks in the neighboring town of Pichasca – solidarity typical of these systems in Chile, which did not endanger the supply of its members and was supported by special subsidies to cover the water emergency. CREDIT: Orlando Milesi/IPS By...

Mainz Biomed and Dante Genomics Announce Full Commercial Availability of ColoAlert in Italy and the United Arab Emirates

BERKELEY, Calif. and MAINZ, Germany and NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mainz Biomed N.V. (NASDAQ:MYNZ) ("Mainz'' or the "Company"), a molecular genetics diagnostic company specializing in the early detection of cancer, and Dante Genomics, a global leader in genomics and precision medicine, announced today the formal commencement of ColoAlert's consumer...