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What we’ve been reading this week

This week’s summary on the news stories, reports and blogs that have grabbed our attention. We welcome your thoughts and comments on these articles.

Study: Earth can sustain more terrestrial plant growth than previously thought… 224 more words

UK’s Syrian aid ‘largest ever’

n the UK’s biggest ever response to a humanitarian crisis, the government has committed over £600 million to help those affected by the conflict in Syria – the second highest total after the US. 586 more words

Humanity

World Food Programme: ' GAZA – For The First Time Since 2007 a Humanitarian Convoy of UN WPF Successfully Crossed from Egypt into the Gaza Strip Today '

#AceWorldNews – GAZA – August 27 – For the first time since 2007, a humanitarian convoy of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) successfully… 310 more words

#ANS2014

Debt, Vaccines and Food as a Weapon: When International Aid is Used for Population Control

Source: Truthstream Media, by Aaron Dykes on August 26, 2014

No strings attached? Yeah, right. Here’s a rundown of some of the major ways that international loans are used to control entire populations. 1,238 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Optimizing Your Visual Aids

In presentations and reports, it is often more effective to illustrate a point with a graph or chart rather than a paragraph of text. The visuals function to engage the readers as you speak and should highlight the key points you or data you are presenting. 306 more words

Getting in and looking out

So – Permaculture Aid. I came here to the Philipines to learn all about it through the unbeatable methodology of doing it. And that is definitely happening… though not quite how I expected. 1,226 more words

Who's contributing what to fight Ebola in West Africa?

Médecins Sans Frontières says that the international aid contribution in the fight against Ebola in West Africa is  ‘almost zero’, with nations most concerned with self protection.  253 more words

Ebola