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Policy change in Rwanda allows task sharing through private pharmacies | Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus

Photo caption: Members of APPOR work together to develop an advocacy planIn February 2020, the Minister of Health in Rwanda approved a change in policy that would allow the administration of injectable contraceptives by private community pharmacists.

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United Nations Sustainable Development Goals – how relevant are they for businesses? Part II

Continuing from their conversation in the previous podcast of this series, Márcia Balisciano Global Head of Corporate Responsibility at RELX and Uwe Schulte explore what the UN SDGs offer corporations in terms of framework and opportunity.

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Mitron takes on China’s TikTok, but can it sustain growth momentum?

Mitron, a free short video and social platform, is being hailed as India’s answer to TikTok and has clocked more than five million installs within the first month of launch….

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Wild cockatoos excel in intelligence tests, countering theory living with humans makes birds smarter | Daily

A longheld theory that animals raised in captivity perform better in cognitive testing may need to be rethought, after wild cockatoos matched the performance of lab-raised ones in testing.

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Open source sustainability: It’s complicated

Commentary: Those proposing easy answers for how to pay for more open source code to be written clearly aren’t talking to the founders of these projects.

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Webinar: Resilient Supply Chains for the Post-COVID World: Agile. Local. Sustainable

In this webinar, we will discuss the attributes of a resilience supply chain & the areas retailers need to focus their attention in the post-COVID world.

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Doing the Next Right Thing with Paperboard Packaging – Colbert Packaging | Safe. Smart. Sustainable.

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Trees are ‘getting shorter due to climate change’, study claims

More wildfires, droughts and insect swarms combined with higher temperatures have reduced the lifespan of trees, scientists at the University of Birmingham said.

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Build sustainable solutions using AWS to ensure the survival of nonprofits and cultural institutions – Devpost

Build sustainable solutions using AWS to ensure the survival of nonprofits and cultural institutions…

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Integrating anaerobic digestion and slow pyrolysis improves the product portfolio of a cocoa waste biorefinery – Sustainable Energy & Fuels

The integration of conversion processes with anaerobic digestion is key to increase value from agricultural waste, like cocoa pod husks, generated in developing countries. The production of one metric ton of cocoa beans generates some 15 metric tonnes of organic waste that is today underutilized.

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Chimps have local culture differences when it comes to eating termites

Different groups of chimpanzees have their own distinct ways of fishing for termites, suggesting these techniques are passed on as a form of local culture…

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incognito® leads the way in its sector with Sustainable Development Award – The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

News and updates about The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise…

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Vendors – Sustainable Farming Association of Minnesota

Vendor Opportunities with Minnesota Garlic Festival’s Virtual Directory Even though we can’t be together in-person for the festival this year, we want to help our vendors and the region’s garlic growers sell their products. Open to all members of Sustainable Farming Association, we will promote and operate an online directory of garlic festival vendors and the region’s garlic growers that will run from July 15, 2020 to September 15, 2020. 

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email : Webview : News from the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability: CC2035, Digital Divide, RIP, Garbage/Recycling tips, PCEF, Spring Cleaning & EDEP

E-News delivered monthly from the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability BPS E-News Issue #95 — May 2020 CC2035 heads to City Council for public hearing and re-adoption Revised plan includes changes to address LUBA and Court of Appeals concerns.

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Datapac achieves Gold ProPartner Status from Veeam – Irish Tech News

Datapac, Ireland’s leading technology solutions and services provider, has announced that it has achieved Gold ProPartner status in the Veeam ProPartner Program. Datapac becomes one of a few select partners in Ireland to achieve the Gold Partner Status from Veeam Software, the global leader in Backup solutions that deliver Cloud Data Management.