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WFP Kokish Water Licenses

It’s been pointed out that Western Forest Products has the water license for the Kokish River.

It actually has two (2) water licenses, and Marine Harvest has two, and Kwagis Power has two, and Innergex (another hydro power company) has applied for a license. 224 more words

Logging - Atli

The Namgis Nation has a logging company, named Atli Resources. Atli means forest in kwa’kwala.

We log, not because we are exercising our rights and went out and did it. 177 more words


Who says funding is the problem ? Give them family kitchen gardens, it's about time !

Photo credit: UN News Centre

Children play outside their tents in the Protection of Civilians site in Bor, capital of Jonglei State in South Sudan. Photo: UNICEF/Kate Holt… 329 more words

Food / Food Security

Grain harvest and storage in Uganda

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Photo: World Bank/Simone D. McCourtie

Uganda: UN-backed investments in small farmers yield impressive outcomes

Smallholder farmers in Uganda have made impressive progress in grain harvest and storage, thanks to a World Food Programme ( 207 more words

Food / Food Security

How to make hunger and malnutrition history ?

Photo credit: Food Tank

We can win the war against hunger, provided we strengthen access to food, sustainability becomes our watchword, and we adequately address the challenge of climate change. 226 more words

Food / Food Security

Burmese Navy rescues boatpeople- hides Rohingya and show only Bengali

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Myanmar Navy rescued 350 boatpeople from two floating fishing trawlers from its western coast, but, the boat had more than 350 boatpeople and authority show only 208 who claimed as Bengali – 200 people, 8 Rohingyas, and hiding another 142 Rohingyas , according to an official from Maungdaw. 627 more words


Over 55,000 have fled IS-captured Ramadi since mid-May

May 20, 2015: Thousands of displaced people fleeing violence in Ramadi poured into Baghdad province on Wednesday after central government granted them conditional entry, said a provincial official.  330 more words