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Kimchi News Roundup III

As always, there’s a lot going on in Korea.  Here is a brief sampling of some of the news that’s captured my attention:

News Roundups

MRA hands out World Bank lollipops

12 PNG Women Groups Impacted By Mining To Receive Grants
National Gov and World Bank Funds for a range small enterprises


Twelve women associations and groups in mine impacted communities in the country have been selected to receive government grants worth over K1m [$US400,000]. 414 more words

Papua New Guinea

Landell Mills and Somaliland Business fund

The Somaliland Business Fund (SBF) has been functional for the past two years, under the management of Landell Mills. The program is financed by a Trust Fund managed by the World Bank with contributions from UK Aid (DFID), DANIDA and the World Bank’s Peace and State-Building Fund. 1,135 more words


The Hindu - 28 July 14 - Opinion

The Hindu – 28 July 14 – Opinion

1) Investing in health through hygiene

TAKEAWAY -Mixing up issues of hunger, average availability of food/cereals (or calorie deficiency), poverty and malnutrition, can lead to serious diagnostic errors and ineffective policies that make little dent on these problems.

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The Hindu

The Belo Monte project: Stop the capitalist destruction of the Amazon

This is a translation of the article “ Het Belo Monte Project: Stop de kapitalistische vernietiging van de Amazone” which appeared earlier on this website. 2,913 more words