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martes, 15 de octubre de 2013

Helping stop mothers giving their babies HIV

Helping stop mothers giving their babies HIV - Africa carries the biggest burden of HIV in the world, but the picture is improving ... A combination of drugs and education programmes means that 80% of HIV ...

HIV/Aids - Fighting Stigmatisation With Innovation

HIV/Aids - Fighting Stigmatisation With Innovation - That HIV / AIDS are real is no longer news and in doubt; rather what faces the fight against HIV / AIDS amongst other things is the challenge of stigmatisation.

Film attempts to depict human side of victim

Film attempts to depict human side of victim - The Tyler Clementi Center partnered with the Center for Social Justice Education and LGBT Communities yesterday to present 'Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine.

Orlando Cruz Unusual Attire Shows Support for LGBT Community

Orlando Cruz Unusual Attire Shows Support for LGBT Community - Orlando Cruz a Puerto Rican featherweight contender who a year ago went out of the closet and admit to being a gay. Have a colorful attire on his fight on ...

LGBT talent highlighted on packed Litquake slate

LGBT talent highlighted on packed Litquake slate - Even though Sunday brought about the festival's LGBT showcase, Litquake in the Castro, there are still plenty of offerings for fans of fearless queer writers.

LGBT rights fight

LGBT rights fight - The Russian LGBT Network (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) is an organization ... LGBT Network members fight for their rights to marry and adopt children.

GLAAD study: Gay depictions slip on network TV

GLAAD study: Gay depictions slip on network TV - Last season's study by GLAAD put LGBT depictions at 4.4 percent. ... There are 46 LGBT regular and recurring characters on broadcast, with half of them women ...

Legal Ease: The importance of knowing your rights

Legal Ease: The importance of knowing your rights - Believe it or not, many LGBT couples are not aware of their legal rights when it comes to relationships and family issues. But even those who were aware of their ...

Jayco RV establishes fund to benefit working poor

Jayco RV establishes fund to benefit working poor - ... founding family has established a social impact investment fund to provide economic assistance in poor communities in developing countries in Latin America.

Latin America, one of Spain's largest fruit suppliers

Latin America, one of Spain's largest fruit suppliers - These three countries, along with Ecuador, cover 50.5% of all imports, which ... Argentinian and Brazilian companies, among other Latin American countries, are ...

Banks and IMF Ganging Up on Sovereign Debtors

Banks and IMF Ganging Up on Sovereign Debtors - No single Latin American country could defy U.S. banks and win, much less a tiny country like Peru. Garcia didn't have enough clout; he didn't owe the U.S. ...

Would Higher Minimum Wages Benefit Latin Americans?

Would Higher Minimum Wages Benefit Latin Americans? - Moreover, as a consequence of the disassociation between laws and actual practice, several Latin American countries have minimum wages to average income ...

Countdown to digital: Conversion in Latin America varies by country

Countdown to digital: Conversion in Latin America varies by country - By September 2013, Latin America had almost 7,000 digital screens, accounting for 55% of the total screens in the region. But the Latin American markets are ...

Academic Partnerships Brings Leading Colombian University Online

Academic Partnerships Brings Leading Colombian University Online - "The demand for higher education in Colombia and throughout Latin America is at an all-time high," said AP Chairman and CEO Randy Best. "By offering this ...

Young Latinos Join Wave Of Tech Entrepreneurs

Young Latinos Join Wave Of Tech Entrepreneurs - Young Latinos Join Wave Of Tech Entrepreneurs ... that are examples of the push young people are making in a world of challenges and constant change.

Increasing Awareness on National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

Increasing Awareness on National Latino AIDS Awareness Day - Here are some truths: HIV/AIDS remains a serious epidemic — Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV. In the U.S., there are more than 1.1 million people ...

The Growing Minority With An Unclear Identity

The Growing Minority With An Unclear Identity - Is there a difference between being Hispanic and being Latino? And what is being Latino after all? We talk to a variety of people who consider themselves ...

Famous Latinas Who Battled Domestic Violence and Prevailed

Famous Latinas Who Battled Domestic Violence and Prevailed - In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which takes place during the month of October, Latina Magazine highlights these powerful women who have ...

Almost 1-in-4 US children lived in poverty 2012, same as '11

Almost 1-in-4 US children lived in poverty 2012, same as '11 - This analysis is based on data from the 2007, 2011 and 2012 American Community Survey. The federal poverty definition in 2012 for a family of four -- two adults ...

Poverty program suspended because of govenrment shut down

Poverty program suspended because of govenrment shut down - Poverty program suspended because of govenrment shut down ... regional food banks that are part of the N.C. Association of Feeding America's Food Banks.

Teach for America Drives a Reform Agenda

Teach for America Drives a Reform Agenda - In fact, I'm a former Teach for America corps member myself. But unless they are education majors, and most of them aren't, I no longer write Teach for America ...

K-12 online education threat to Alberta public system

K-12 online education threat to Alberta public system - Alberta think tank Parkland Institute warns that American online education ... An increasing number of families in North America are choosing to enrol their ...

Would Higher Minimum Wages Benefit Latin Americans?

Would Higher Minimum Wages Benefit Latin Americans? - In an interview with Inter-American Dialogue's Latin America ... desired results in terms of reduction in poverty and income inequality in Latin ...

One in four kids in poverty, despite US gains: report

One in four kids in poverty, despite US gains: report - One in four kids in poverty, despite U.S. gains: report ... but meanwhile, nearly one-quarter of America's youth are struggling in poverty, a new report reveals.

How fast food poverty costs America billions

How fast food poverty costs America billions - How fast food poverty costs America billions Demonstrators supporting fast food workers protest outside a McDonald's, July 29, 2013, in New York's Union ...