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Peace and Human Security

Charmian Gooch Named One of Bloomberg's Most Influential

September 8th, 2014

Congratulations to Skoll awardee Charmian Gooch who was just chosen for the fourth annual Bloomberg Markets 50 Most Influential list.
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Global Witness Report: How Secret Payments Helped UK Firm open African National Park to Oil

September 5th, 2014

A new Global Witness report says that British oil company Soco International and its contractors have made illicit payments as they sought access to Africa’s oldest national park for oil exploration.
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Education and Economic Opportunity

Half the Sky, and "Wish You Happy Forever" on PBS NewsHour

September 3rd, 2014

Jenny Bowen, founder of Half the Sky and author of "Wish You Happy Forever: What China's Orphans Taught me About Moving Mountains" were featured on PBS NewsHour last night.
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GoodWeave Launches New Campaign to End Child Labor in Carpet Industry

September 2nd, 2014

Child servitude is a crime committed against 168 million children worldwide. The new short video Stand with Sanju demonstrates how consumer buying power could end child slavery in the carpet industry.
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New IPS Amazonia Website Maps Social Progress in the Brazilian Amazon

August 26th, 2014

The Brazilian Amazon is threatened by the poor social conditions of its people. That's the summary of the Social Progress Index for the Brazilian Amazon, published by the Brazilian nonprofit Imazon in partnership with the Social Progress Imperative.
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