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Loathsome Uganda law, food aid reaches Khartoum, and a poetry first: The Cheat Sheet

The New Humanitarian 02 Jun 2023
Our editors’ weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe ... The repercussions of Uganda’s anti-gay law ... Uganda is the fourth largest refugee-hosting country in the world, and the largest in Africa, and has been widely praised for the way it treats those refugees.

Mahomes' program, local group aim to inspire St. Joseph kids to give back

News-Press Now 13 May 2023
A local service organization is partnering with Patrick Mahomes' foundation for the second year to encourage St. Joseph kids to participate in volunteering. The Youth Volunteer Corps of St ... 31 ... Joseph community.� ... Joseph Youth Alliance ... There are 31 chapters from across the globe participating in this program, including three in Canada and one in Uganda.

LiteFinance’s Trailblazing Expansion – Vietnam and Beyond

The Daily Hodl 08 May 2023
Over the past year, LiteFinance has inaugurated several branches across the globe. Egypt, Cairo – February 2022 Singapore – July 2022 Uganda, Kampala – July 2022 Kyrgyzstan, Osh – June 2022 Morocco, Rabat – June 2022 Tajikistan, Dushanbe – November 2022 Tanzania, Dar es Salaam...

Uganda Signs Anti-Homosexuality Bill With Serious Punishments, Biden Responds

Vibe Magazine 25 Apr 2023
As same-sex relationships are already outlawed in the East African country, now protests have broken out all over the globe against what Uganda deems “attempted aggravated homosexuality” acts ... I join with people around the world — including many in Uganda — in calling for its immediate repeal ... anti-gay laws Joe Biden Uganda.

Uganda’s president should not sign anti-gay legislation

Washington Blade 10 Apr 2023
In fact, same-sex intercourse is illegal in 32 countries in Africa, including Uganda ... Marginalizing any population vulnerable to acquiring HIV will ensure Uganda does not reach the critical Sustainable Development 2030 Health Goals President Museveni and governments across the globe committed to in 2015.

Short Takes: Leslie Smith named new director of Omaha's Land Bank

Omaha World-Herald 19 Mar 2023
The Omaha Municipal Land Bank has named Leslie Smith as its new executive director. Leslie Smith has been named the new director of Omaha Municipal Land Bank. Smith joins the Land Bank after years working in Memphis. She launched Blight Authority Memphis Inc ... Her work has taken her around the globe, including to Ukraine, Russia, Vietnam and Uganda ... .

Save the planet – New York City’s youth demands swifter actions

AM New York 04 Mar 2023
Hillary Taylor Seguya, a climate activist from Uganda, is campaigning against the construction of a crude oil pipeline in East Africa. The pipeline, built by French oil giant Total and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), would be the longest in the world, stretching 900 miles from Uganda to Tanzania.

Natural disasters that hit the world hard in 2022 | DETAILS

India TV 22 Dec 2022
The worst disasters of 2022 fell across the spectrum, from floods in India and Nigeria, to drought in Uganda and earthquakes in Afghanistan. Here are 10 'deadliest' natural calamities that shook the globe in 2022. ... above 200 in northeastern Uganda alone, media reports.

25,000 pounds of books shipped

Castanet 25 Nov 2022
The NITEO Africa Society, a charitable organization that enriches life-wide literacy communities through books, capacity-building resources and reciprocal partnerships across the globe, is shipping 25,000 pounds of books to Uganda.

Empowering Communities to Protect Their Ecosystems

Treehugger 13 Oct 2022
Since 1994, Tacare has been implemented in hundreds of communities across Tanzania, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Republic of the Congo, and Senegal, with hopes that it could be scaled around the globe.

Zero Tolerance brews spirit of community with coffee, cacao roasted in-house

The Oklahoman 12 Oct 2022
Dave Cathey Oklahoman ... It was in a tent in Kabul that the seeds of Zero Tolerance Coffee and Chocolate first were sewn ... 29, 1675 ... I would make it for her ... Conversation soars from Ethiopia to Guatemala points around the globe. Zero Tolerance currently offers beans from Guatemala, Costa Rica, Sumatra, Uganda, Mexico, India, Kenya, Colombia and Nicaragua.

The tyranny of Idi Amin -- and limits of a British welcome

CNN 18 Sep 2022
In early August 1972, Uganda's brutal military dictator Idi Amin ordered the expulsion of the country's entire Asian population -- including my grandparents ... In their final weeks in Uganda, my grandparents Rachel and Philip wept as new owners took their beloved dog, an Alsatian named Simba.

Buni’s Misplaced Agenda

This Day 28 Aug 2022
Notes for File ... Buni was represented by the state’s Deputy Governor, Alhaji Idi Gubana ... Recall that the state had in 2021 spent over N800 million on foreign scholarship for 316 students in various universities across the globe. While 233 were sponsored to India, 83 others are studying in United Kingdom, Sudan and Uganda, among others ... .

Letter to the Editor | Return land to native nations

The News-Gazette 29 Jul 2022
As people across the globe swelter in this unseasonably hot summer, the climate crisis is on many of our minds ... Climate-related catastrophes are occurring across the globe, and it is consistently the locations hardest hit by colonialism that are suffering the deadliest effects. Uganda is in the midst of famine ... Colonialism drives climate change ... .

‘Anyone – you, me, everybody – could be Dalia’: Garsington’s refugee community opera

The Guardian 28 Jul 2022
... children, including refugees, with others in Uganda, Bangladesh and Syria, and she was eager to continue connecting and engaging young people across the globe in intercultural dialogue.

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