Canada's Investment in Micronutrient Initiative Will Sustain Life-Saving Nutrition Programs Around the World
November 30, 2014 13:00 ET | Micronutrient Initiative
DAKAR, SENEGAL--(Marketwired - November 30, 2014) - Canada reinforced its commitment to saving and improving lives for women and children around the world today when Prime Minister Stephen Harper...
L'investissement du Canada dans l'Initiative pour les micronutriments permettra la poursuite de programmes qui sauvent des vies à travers le monde
November 30, 2014 13:00 ET | Micronutrient Initiative
DAKAR, SENEGAL--(Marketwired - 30 novembre 2014) - Le Canada a encore une fois démontré son engagement à sauver et à améliorer la vie des femmes et des enfants partout dans le monde avec l'annonce...
Population Media Center Reveals New Website
November 18, 2014 12:34 ET | Population Media Center
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An interactive map of projects completed around the world, population projections for countries, amazing photography, and audio and video clips...
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Give2Asia Launches One Year Later with San Francisco Fundraiser
November 06, 2014 08:07 ET | Give2Asia
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A full year after Super Typhoon Yolanda wrought havoc in the Eastern Visayas provinces of the Philippines, the Filipino-American community continues to...
Ebola Crisis Fund Receives Support From Pierre and Pam Omidyar
October 17, 2014 10:45 ET | Geneva Global, Inc.
WAYNE, Pa., Oct. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capital for Good announced that it has received a $250,000 grant from Pierre & Pam Omidyar for the Ebola Crisis Fund. Established in mid-August, the Ebola...
Bringing People to Life: Radio Dramas Informing Societal Norms
March 17, 2014 15:18 ET | Population Media Center
SHELBURNE, Vt., March 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Norbert Regero was awarded a role in a radio serial drama being produced and aired in his home country of Rwanda, he was ecstatic. Not only was...
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Bill Polidoro Succeeds Carl Leonard as President and CEO of ACDI/VOCA
January 15, 2014 10:14 ET | ACDI/VOCA
WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Monday, January 13, ACDI/VOCA's board of directors expressed their gratitude to Carl Leonard for his leadership as president and CEO of the...
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World Cocoa Foundation and ACDI/VOCA Join Forces to Bring Technology, Other Benefits to Indonesia's Cocoa Farmers
July 01, 2013 17:41 ET | ACDI/VOCA
WASHINGTON, July 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- http://www.acdivoca.org/">ACDI/VOCA and the http://worldcocoafoundation.org/">World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) are launching an agricultural development...
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ACDI/VOCA to Present Perspectives on Sustainable Economic Growth
June 17, 2013 11:01 ET | ACDI/VOCA
WASHINGTON, June 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ACDI/VOCA will host a learning event Tuesday, June 18, featuring experiences of former aid recipients who will discuss sustainable economic growth in...
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Solar Electric Light Fund Completes Installation of 12 Solar Systems to Power Health Care Facilities in Haiti
May 31, 2012 15:15 ET | Solar Electric Light Fund
Washington, D.C., May 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Washington, D.C. - May 31 - The Solar Electric Light Fund (SELF), a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit working to eliminate energy poverty through the...