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Timeline: Disease Chronicles   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Source: PBS - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases National Center This branch of the CDC was opened in 2007 in response to growing recognition of the need for a ...
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What if Mars candy bar labels had to disclose a bitter truth about child labor'   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) – US Department of Labor
Source: Quartz - Mars buys cocoa beans from Cote d’Ivoire, where farms are notorious for abusive conditions. The Bureau of International Labor Affairs of the US Department of Labor describes the situation in the West African nation as...
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A game plan for climate change   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Southwest Climate Change Initiative (SCCI)
Source: EurekAlert! - The workshops were organized by the Southwest Climate Change Initiative, representing The Nature Conservancy (TNC), the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS), the Western Water...
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Syngenta and Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship produce pollinator stewardship film   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship
Source: KTIC - GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Sept. 21, 2017 – The Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship (CURES), with support from Syngenta, today released an educational film showcasing best-management practices (BMPs) for...
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Ohio State graduate, national expert in animal-borne diseases, chosen to lead College of Veterinary Medicine   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Source: news.osu.edu - King currently serves as a director of the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases. Subject to approval by the university Board of Trustees, his appointment will be ...
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Harnessing a Rising Tide – A New Look at Water and Gender   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Bank “Water”
Source: World Bank - As Senior Director of the World Bank Water Global Practice Guangzhe Chen says: “We believe this report will help those who want to advance social inclusion in water, close gender gaps, and lift those who all too often are...
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Tomato time   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Institute for Food Safety and Health
Source: Napa Valley Register - The tomato, one of nature’s most versatile foods, tastes just as good on its own as it does when cooked. The major categories of tomatoes are based on size and shape, and of course, there are hundreds of ways that tomatoes...
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Western Climate Initiative offers cap and trade   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Western Climate Initiative (WCI) - USA
Source: KSL - This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not...
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Western Climate Initiative: Stability reigns after Ontario exit as all current and future allowances sell   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Western Climate Initiative (WCI) - USA
Source: Environmental Defense Fund - And then there were two While Ontario’s departure from the Western Climate Initiative represents a significant step backward, these results show that the move has not dramatically impacted the California-Quebec market, due...
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The regulator, the whistleblower and the CEO: Key housing players reflect on the financial crisis 10 years later   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission
Source: MarketWatch - In 2007, Bair testified that the Fed should use its existing authority to set prudent mortgage lending standards, a step the Fed refused, and which the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission later called a “pivotal...
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