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Scientists Agree that Children of Same Sex Couples do not Suffer Disadvantages

One argument that is often used against gay marriage is that children raised by same sex couples experience differences in socialization and development, which may in turn lead to adverse effects in the long term. 263 more words

Social Psychology

Antigua and Barbuda: PetroCaribe supports social development and renewable energy projects

Antigua and Barbuda’s Minister of Tourism, Economic Development & Energy, the Honourable Asot Michael, recently spoke at the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela marking the 10th year of the relationship between PetroCaribe (PDV CAB) with the twin island country. 720 more words


11 Revolutionary Ways To #Change Your Life Immediately

Are you dreaming of change? Do you want to change your life forever, but face lots of struggles when you try? There are reasons you find it so difficult, but there are also tips to successfully turning your life around and improving its quality. 2,000 more words

Social Development

Amnesty International: Stand Up & #StopTorture this Friday in #Abuja

26th June is the International Day in support of Victims of Torture. It is a day set aside globally by Amnesty international to take action in solidarity for torture victims and survivors all over the world and more particularly for the five key cases that we are campaigning on. 271 more words

Social Development

TEDxJohannesburg 2015 - save the date

Human progress is the story of one step, followed by another. Some steps small and personal. Some big and audacious. We thrive on both.

Courage and tenacity turn our impossibles on their heads.

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Social Change


Each year, NGOs at the UN find themselves participating in new ways in order to influence global policy for the common good. Since statistical experts asked for input on the Sustainable Development Goals measurable indicators for migration, I was asked to join a panel for this commission. 93 more words

Human Rights