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Mining Affected Communities: We need more than on-paper Social and Labour Plans

(Photo: An informal settlement close to the Lonmin mine, where 34 people were killed when police opened fire on protesting mine workers)

Mining within communities is viewed as a conduit for further development of the community. 730 more words

Legal Resources Centre

Lolita Blog Carnival: 4 Ways Lolita Has Changed Since 2006

Today’s Lolita Blog Carnival Topic is to discuss the changes you’ve seen in lolita since you started wearing the fashion. While I think the topic probably refers to changes in styles or trends, the changes I’ve noticed most about lolita are the community aspects – so that is what I’ll be focusing on in this entry. 1,971 more words


Gold Mining Threatens Communities in Macedonia's Agricultural Heartland

Copper Investments JSC (COPIN), a Ukrainian-owned mining company, has partnered with Sardich MC in Macedonia with plans to mine for gold and copper in Macedonia’s most fertile agricultural heartland. 1,271 more words


The Boomers are coming, the Boomers are coming…

On New Year’s Day in 1960, Mr. Del Webb opened the doors to a whole new lifestyle with the grand opening of Sun City on the northwest side of Phoenix, Arizona. 474 more words

Active Adult

Our journey continues.....

by Liane Corocher, Monkerai.
As featured in The Country Web 2017 Annual.

Living the life of a farmer certainly has its highs and lows. I have always thought this was the case through my career within the agricultural sector, but it has only really been in the last 18 months, since I bought a small farm with my husband and four sons, that I truly understand the highs and lows of being a farmer. 843 more words

Rural Women

Maywood Nonprofit: Homeless Shelters Filled Up As Some Left Out In The Cold

Monday, January 15, 2018 || By Tom Holmes/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A resource card produced by Housing Forward that workers with the nonprofit often hand out to people experiencing homelessness. 403 more words


Good Things are Happening in Telford for People with Joint Pain!

By Dr Louise Warburton, Telford and Wrekin CCG

Osteoarthritis (OA) is very common and is defined as any joint pain which occurs in people over 45 years of age, where no other cause has been identified. 514 more words

5 Ways To Wellbeing