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9/15 Third Sector Weekly Round Up

Hello All!

So I have decided to expand the purpose of my blog even further this week!

I hope to use this section of my blog to highlight noteworthy headlines in the nonprofit/ international development world that underscore overall trends in the sector.  264 more words

Ethics

Canada Promoting Sustainable Economic Growth in sub-Saharan Africa / Private-sector-led, sustainable growth key to breaking the cycle of poverty


 

Canada Promoting Sustainable Economic Growth in sub-Saharan Africa / Private-sector-led, sustainable growth key to breaking the cycle of poverty

 

OTTAWA, Canada, September 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Today, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, delivered closing remarks at the first Canada-Africa Business Summit, hosted by the Canadian Council on Africa (CCAfrica). 432 more words

AFRICA / AFRIQUE

#WillWeEverBringBackOurGirls?

How many videos of the ALS ice bucket challenge have been flooding your Facebook and Twitter feeds? Maybe you’ve been tagged in a few or even made one yourself. 351 more words

News And Newsworthy

A Path Appears

A young eighteen-year-old girl boards a plane to Malawi, Africa. Excitement and trepidation fill her spirit as she spends the summer after high school graduation working with women and children in a remote village. 804 more words

Gender Equality

L’ONU et l’UA s’engagent à faire avancer la question des entreprises et des droits de l’homme


 

L’ONU et l’UA s’engagent à faire avancer la question des entreprises et des droits de l’homme

 

GENEVE, Suisse, 18 septembre 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – … 704 more words

UNITED NATIONS - ONU

UN and AU commit to advance business and human rights agenda in Africa


 

UN and AU commit to advance business and human rights agenda in Africa

 

GENEVA, Switzerland, September 18, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The first African Forum on Business and Human Rights concluded today with a strong call for action to make business a force for improving human rights in Africa. 471 more words

UNITED NATIONS - ONU

Sports Analysis

Last week, Amplify Governance had a team meeting.  We all traveled from our various locations in Ghana to spend a weekend going over what we’re doing, how we’re adapting, and where the organization is going. 356 more words

International Development