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Sociopreneur calls for partners in promoting menstrual health

Founder of NPO Elle International, Chelsea Hornby, has challenged the corporate sector to step forward in empowering females around menstrual health.

Elle is seeking corporate partners in distributing menstrual cups to underprivileged women and girls. 277 more words

Health News

Manners - Essential ??

Age : 12 months and up

Every parent wants a polite and disciplined child. Good manners have to be instilled right from birth.

I believe that to gain respect you have to first give respect. 426 more words

Development

Towards Agenda 2030: Why Teacher Empowerment is Crucial!

Today October 5, teachers across the world are marking World Teachers Day (WTD) under the theme: “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers.” WTD has been held yearly on October 5 since 1994 to commemorate the anniversary of the signing (in 1966) of the UNESCO/ILO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers. 703 more words

Mixed Emotions

Tucked away deep in the Manipuri hills is a beautiful village comprising a total of 37 households called Ijeirong where I reside. A city slicker would never be able to get to such a village without the assistance of a local. 586 more words

Social Development

Freedom of speech should be sacred

“There is no god higher than truth.” – Mohandas Gandhi

Update: just hours after I posted this article, Amazon.com sadly de-listed my book, “The Killing of William Browder.” (I assure you, there was no trace of hate speech in my book) 790 more words

Policy

World Teachers Day 2017: Questions Begging Answers!

The World prepares to mark the 2017 edition of World Teachers Day on October 5 under the theme: “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers.”
Let us spare a moment to ponder the following questions: 34 more words