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4 year old boy's death from Nasi Padang a misadventure

From ‘NEA to take action against stall owner’, 1 Nov 2014, article by Hoe Pei Shan, ST

THE National Environment Agency (NEA) yesterday said it will be taking action against the owner of the nasi padang stall linked to the death of a four-year-old boy.

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Amazon rainforest deforestation linked to extreme weather events

Logging and burning of the Amazon might be connected to worsening droughts such as the one plaguing São Paulo Continue reading…

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Saint John Harbour free of untreated sewage after eight year project

SAINT JOHN, N.B. – The Saint John Harbour is officially free of untreated sewage after the final stage of the Saint John Harbour Clean-Up Project was completed Friday. 224 more words


Greenpeace says John West tuna fish deal with WWF is just green spin

Campaigners say John West owner MW Brand has backtracked on promise to stop using controversial FAD fishing devices Continue reading…

from Environment | The Guardian http://ift.tt/1rGTw3r


WSJ: Climate science still murky - need more research to create good policies.

Climate Science Is Not Settled

We are very far from the knowledge needed to make good climate policy, writes leading scientist Steven E. Koonin

There is little doubt in the scientific community that continually growing amounts of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, due largely to carbon-dioxide emissions from the conventional use of fossil fuels, are influencing the climate. 328 more words

Building A Better Tomorrow

Setting up for Independent Snack

We always promote independence with our children. It gives them a lot of confidence and greatly helps with classroom management. During center time the children are able to eat morning snack independently. 235 more words


[Petition] Pls. sign the petition to support an oil palm moratorium in Palawan -ALDAW

Pls. sign the petition to support an oil palm moratorium in Palawan

Dear all,

An international campaign to support the indigeneous peoples’ and farmers’ call for an oil palm moratorium in Palawan has now been lauched by our partner Rainforest Rescue. 205 more words

Human Rights