Human rights

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES SCORES HIGHEST SCORING IN HUMAN RIGHTS FOUNDATION’S 2022 CORPORATE EQUALITY INDEX

DALLAS, January 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) proudly announced that it has received a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s largest benchmarking survey and report measuring company policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ equality in the workplace. South West Airlines® joins the […]

Human resources

Southeast TRIO Program Helps Students Succeed Through Mentorship and Academic Resources

TRIO Student Support Services is a program focused on helping students who are underrepresented due to economic need, family studies, or other institutional criteria. The program emphasizes preparing students for success at the start of the semester by encouraging them to use their Academic Support System (ASC) program. This program offers a variety of information […]

Human management

Risk management to avoid Covid

Nicola Patrick’s approach to Covid preparations is all about risk management, much like jumping off a bridge. It was his son Mitchell Young who jumped last week – at high tide. Photo / Nicholas Patrick A sunny Saturday at the River Traders Market makes the specter of Omicron still distant. Whanganui has remained largely untouched […]

Human security

During Kazakh uprising, reports of widespread abuses by security forces

ALMATY, Kazakhstan — At around 7:30 p.m. on the evening of January 6, Yerlan Zhagiparov left his home to see what was happening nearby in the city’s Republic Square, a center of mass political protests. At 7:54 p.m., Mr Zhagiparov, 49, called a close friend to say he had been apprehended by the National Guard. […]

Human rights

This week’s roundup: Partygate, trans rights and terror flags

January 31, 2022 Byul Ryan-Im In the news: The Metropolitan Police have been criticized for asking Sue Gray not to interfere with their investigation into parties in Downing Street during the lockdown. Ms Gray has not yet published her report in parts, but a “heavily redacted” version is expected “soon” according to the Guardian. The […]

Human resources

Human Resource Software Market 2022-2030 Analysis, Top Key Company Profiles – GreatDay HR, ORACLE, Infotech, Boss Solutions, Deskera

The Human Resource Software Market report is a perfect basis for people who are looking for a comprehensive study and analysis of the Human Resource Software Market. This report contains a diverse study and information that will help you understand your niche and focus major market channels in the regional and global Human Resource Management […]

Human management

NOTICE | Siseko Maposa: Is the Border Management Agency the answer to border security?

Transparency and accountability will be key in determining the success of the Border Management Act, which was enacted last year, writes Siseko Maposa. In July 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa signed into law the Border Management Authority Act (BMA Act) aimed at improving the security of South Africa’s borders. Following this, the government announced its intention […]

Human security

Commitment to International Security | Borneo Online Newsletter

Contribution from the Ministry of Defense After gaining independence in 1984, the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), then known as the Royal Brunei Malay Regiment comprising 60 recruits, provided basic national security defense for the Sultanate. Over the decades, the RBAF has strived to expand its role to address evolving and complex defense and security […]

Human rights

Defamation: JAMB PRO sues Ahmed Isah, Human Rights Radio, seeks N6 billion compensation

THE Head of Media and Public Relations at the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), Dr. Fabian Benjamin, dragged Mr. Ahmed Isah of Human Rights Radio (2nd defendant) to court for abusive broadcasting, false allegations and insinuations that amounted defamation of the plaintiff’s character. JAMB spokesperson Dr Benjamin is claiming N6 billion as compensation for […]

Human resources

Two high school students develop anti-racism resources and train SD73 staff – Kamloops News

Photo: SD73 Annecia Thomas (left) and Sarah Kwak (right) Two Kamloops high school students are working to create a more inclusive environment in School District 73 and across the province. Sarah Kwak, a 12th grade high school student from Sa-Hali, and Annecia Thomas, a 11th grade high school student from South Kamloops, spoke to the […]

Human security

PIF-owned digital security firm Elm plans to raise $816 million in IPO

LONDON: The big and the good in the global tech sector will converge in Riyadh next week for the inaugural LEAP conference. Dubbed the “Digital Davos,” LEAP will involve more than 350 speakers from 80 countries and is expected to attract nearly 1,000 startups from around the world and 40,000 visitors, making it one of […]

Human rights

Human rights activist JS Bandukwala died in Vadodara

Human rights activist and former physics teacher Juzer S Bandukwala died on Saturday morning at his residence in Pratapgunj district of Vadodara after a long illness. Bandukwala, who had been an advocate for reform in the Muslim community, was 77. Bandukwala, who lived alone, developed age-related complications and had been on home treatment for a […]

Human resources

Colorado State University has 17 different resources to help students ‘affected’ by ‘free speech’

Colorado State University (CSU) referred students “affected by a free speech event” to 17 different departments or resources for help. The sign, which was posted to the Turning Point USA Rockies Territory Instagram account earlier this week and reported by Campus Reform, reads: “If you (or someone you know) are affected by an event of […]

Human management

Annalizing the Management of the City of Sedona – Sedona.Biz

By Michael Schröder Mike Schröder Sedona, Arizona: You get what you voted for. This does not happen by chance. Voters continue to put people on the board who have never built anything, or who are ideologues and never had the money or the resources to try their experiments which most of the time do not […]

Human rights

Assam human rights panel issues opinion on shooting of student leader

Calling him recent shooting of former student leader Kirti Kamal Bora in Nagaon district, Assam, a “prima facie case of human rights violation”, the Assam Human Rights Commission (AHRC) issued a show cause notice to the Secretary in Head of State asking why the victim was not eligible for compensation under Section 18, Human Rights […]

Human security

Vice President Lai and US President Pelosi discuss security and China in virtual meeting

San Francisco, Jan. 28 (CNA) Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) discussed security and economic issues as well as China with United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during a virtual meeting Friday, according to Taiwan’s envoy to Washington. The bilateral talks lasted about 30 minutes and discussions focused on security issues, economic affairs and common values, […]

Human resources

Domestic violence organizations seek more resources as cases rise

ST. LOUIS — Domestic violence has been called a “silent killer,” but Bran-Dee Jelks says when it ends in tragic death, there’s nothing silent about it. “It has always existed. It’s quiet now, it’s becoming more prevalent, so I think that’s a wake-up call to the community that we have a serious problem here,” Jelks […]

Human management

$10 billion RIA takes risk management to a new level by hiring former Wells Fargo chief risk officer to hedge against the visible and invisible

Homrich Berg just hired Kruti Bolick after adding $6 billion in AUM since 2015, stretching supply lines to Florida, and going into “evolution mode.” Just because you’re risk averse doesn’t mean you’re risk averse, especially if you’re a financial company with many moving parts. Homrich Berg in Atlanta is one such firm, ranking among the […]

Human security

Security company lays off nearly 300 people, including employees along the Gulf Coast | Business Observer

SARASOTA — First Coast Security has laid off nearly 300 employees in Florida, including 74 on the Gulf Coast. The Jacksonville-based security company said in a letter to the state that the cuts came after it lost its contract with Trulieve, the Tallahassee-based medical cannabis company. “This was determined by our client as they chose […]

Human rights

Civil rights for transgender people – Pakistan Today

Human rights law is guided by the fundamental principle of equality, universality and non-discrimination. According to international human rights law, all human beings are equal and should be treated equally, regardless of their gender expression. The basic principle states that all human beings have the right to exercise and enjoy their fundamental human rights, and […]

Human resources

UTPB’s Office of Innovation and Commercialization Expands Resources for Students and the Community

UTPB’s new Executive Director of Innovation and Commercialization, Brian Shedd plans to create more innovation spaces for students, faculty and the community. ODESSA, Texas — At UT-Permian Basin, new executive director of innovation and commercialization Brian Shedd predicts “once the renovation is complete, we will have new spaces in the CEED building.” -workspace, we’re going […]

Human management

Think Systems appoints three directors of management consulting division

Think Systems, a Baltimore-based consulting and staffing firm, has named three people as directors of its management consulting division. Two of the directors – Rick Thomas and Virna Elly – are internal promotions, while Jose Roig is a new hire who joins the company from the Baltimore Medical Health System. “Rick, Virna and Jose will […]

Human rights

Police board settled human rights complaint with officer alleging sexual assault

WARNING: This article details allegations of sexual assault and may affect those who have experienced sexual violence or know someone who has. The Ottawa Police Services Board has reached a confidential settlement with an officer who alleged in a 2019 human rights complaint that she was repeatedly raped, harassed and solicited by fellow officers. The […]

Human resources

Human Resources Survey Confirms ‘Great Resignation’ Caused by COVID – African American Voice

Through Abigail Klein Leichman Have you heard of the “Great Resignation”? It is the phenomenon of people choosing to leave their jobs permanently during the COVID-19 pandemic. A survey by two international companies based in Israel confirms that it is for real. Fiverr Business and Hibob surveyed 501 human resources managers and 501 hiring managers […]

Human security

Contours of Pakistan’s National Security Policy 2022-2026 – OpEd – Eurasia Review

On January 14, 2022, Prime Minister Imran Khan launched the public version of Pakistan’s first-ever National Security Policy 2022-2026. He was of the opinion that now the country was heading in the right direction. Previously, only a one-dimensional mindset prevailed in the country that Pakistan only needed military security, but the new security policy defined […]

Human rights

Rabbi Israel Dresner, civil rights champion and ally king, dies at 92

Israel S. Dresner, a New Jersey rabbi who ventured to the Deep South in the 1960s to defend civil rights, befriended the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. and was imprisoned several times. times for demonstrating against racial segregation, died on January 13. in Wayne, NJ He was 92 years old. His death, at a senior […]

Human resources

Innovation Programs and Resources – San Diego County Office of Education

SDCOE coordinates and promotes the development of professional learning opportunities related to technology solutions, facilitating improved efficiency and effectiveness related to information technology. As the world of work and learning evolves, we are focused on developing modern workplace skills development approaches that support the changing nature of work. Through professional learning, networks and partnerships, we […]

Human management

Enterprise Asset Management Market to Hit $4.86 Billion by 2028 – IMF

enterprise asset management market DUBAI, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, January 27, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Global enterprise asset management market is estimated at US$3.21 billion in 2022 and is expected to approach a valuation of US$4.86 billion by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 7.1% from 2022 to 2028. Asset visibility is an important factor […]

Human security

China warns US against Russia’s ‘legitimate security concerns’ | News

China’s foreign minister takes aim at Washington as tensions with Russia mount over Ukraine. China has thrown its political weight behind Russia as fears of a possible invasion of Ukraine grow, underscoring Moscow’s “legitimate security concerns” in an appeal to US officials. Speaking to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi […]

Human rights

Max Coleman was a champion of human rights: New Frame

Max Coleman, who died aged 95 in Johannesburg on Sunday January 16, and his wife Audrey Coleman were the driving force behind the Detainees’ Parents’ Support Committee in the 1980s. The committee was initially an ad hoc support group. The Colemans started it with parents and family members of other political detainees arrested by […]

Human management

Bureau of Land Management offers financial incentives for adopting feral horses and donkeys

(ABC4) – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) offers financial incentives for the adoption of untrained animals, especially horses and wild donkeys (or burros) through its Incentive Program. adoption. The program requires adopters to certify under penalty of prosecution that they will not knowingly sell or transfer the animal for slaughter or processing into commercial […]

Human resources

Nebraska Humane Society’s resources dwindled after saving large numbers of animals

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Nearly 90 animals are given a second chance at life after being left in dire conditions. A whole team from the Nebraska Humane Society is working to make sure these animals get the care they need. The major influx of animals started with a tip from Omaha police officers. “There were […]

Human security

Schumer: Need to increase federal security grant fund to protect places of worship

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer said on Wednesday he would seek more funding for security at places of worship on Long Island and across the country after a hostage-taking at a Texas synagogue and other recent acts of intolerance . At a press conference at Young Israel of Woodmere, Schumer, (DN.Y.) said the federal security grant […]

Human rights

Billionaires turn a blind eye to China’s human rights abuses

Chamath Palihapatiya isn’t the first billionaire to put his foot in his mouth, but he’s the most recent after making uplifting comments about China in a podcast interview recently. “Whenever I say I care about Uyghurs, I’m really lying if I don’t really care”, billionaire investor and former Facebook (Facebook) – Get the Class A […]

Human resources

Artio Medical appoints new Human Resources Manager

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan., January 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Artio Medical, Inc., a medical device company developing innovative products for the peripheral vascular, neurovascular and cardiac structural markets, today announced that Megan Giorgini joined the company as Senior Director of Human Resources. Giorgini, a proven leader with nearly 20 years of human resources experience, will be […]

Human management

Countering Disruption by Making Asset Management Systems Smarter

Many businesses today find themselves in complex and unfamiliar territory. They face resource constraints and supply chain issues due to the continued strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as growing sustainability challenges. This external pressure shows few signs of easing and supply chain disruptions will continue to interrupt delivery times and cause supply shortages […]

Human security

Manufacturers can follow four steps to create a robust security program

In the not too distant past, manufacturers devoted the vast majority of their security resources to physical security. But now, with the convergence of IT and OT (Operational Technology), this is no longer an option. In fact, manufacturing was the second most attacked industry in 20201 (we are still awaiting 2021 numbers). This means that […]

Human resources

Local organizations provide mental health support and resources to the LGBTQ+ community

COLORADO SPRINGS — In a recent video post on InstagramRecording artist and American Idol Season 7 runner-up David Archuleta admitted he “couldn’t pretend it was all good.” Archuleta came out publicly as gay in 2021 after serving two years as a member of The Church of Latter-day Saints in Chile as a missionary. He’s not […]

Human rights

DWD Offers Online Filing of Civil Rights Complaints

January 25, 2022 10:49 am Job : January 25, 2022 10:49 am Update: January 25, 2022 10:50 am MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development will allow civil rights complaints to be filed online. The move comes after the DWD found success with a pilot program that allowed people to file employment standards […]

Human resources

Jeri Doris joins the Aspen Group as Chief Human Resources Officer

– TAG’s management team expands with strategic hires in a context of extraordinary growth – New Director of Human Resources reinforces commitment to workplace excellence CHICAGO, Ill., January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Aspen Group (TAG), today announced Jeri Doris will join the company as Director of Human Resources. Jeri Doris, Director of Human Resources […]

Human management

Quilter Cheviot’s David Miller ends four-decade career in wealth management

Miller started as a stockbroker, before becoming a fund manager at Flemings and later worked for JP Morgan and the Royal Bank of Canada. He joined Cheviot Asset Management in 2007, which later became Quilter Cheviot, to manage client investment portfolios. Since 2014, Miller has written the weekly blog Diary of a Fund Manager, which […]

Human security

2022 census and the security question – By: . .

By Adamou Sinbad Saleh JWhether or not to conduct the 2022 Population and Housing Census took center stage during the Senate’s 2022 budget defense session. The media reported rigorous legislative questioning and the expression of dissenting views emanating from the debates. While some senators were of the view that 16 years after the last census, […]

Human rights

We have made progress on human rights: Ziyambi – DailyNews

JUSTICE Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi said yesterday that the government had made significant progress in implementing human rights reforms. Ziyambi told the Daily News the government would present tomorrow in Geneva, Switzerland, the reforms undertaken so far during the meeting of the working group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of the United Nations (UN) Human […]

Human resources

Temporary resources arrive at Comanche Creek | News

The town of Chico is adding temporary resources to the popular homeless encampment until the pallet shelter site is complete. CHICO, Calif. – The City of Chico is making changes to Comanche Creek, a greenway that many homeless people call home. Right now, no less than a hundred people are camping on Park Avenue. The […]

Human management

KemperSports to take over management of Canal Shores golf course

EVANSTON, IL – For the first time since its inception over a century ago, the Canal Shores golf course will be operated by a professional management company. The Evanston Wilmette Golf Course Association, the volunteer-run nonprofit that runs the course, last week signed a contract with Northbrook-based KemperSports to begin operating the course, according to […]

Human security

A unified Libya will only come through the ballot box, “not with arms”, according to the Security Council

Libya is at a “delicate and fragile moment on its path to unity and stability”, the UN political affairs chief told the Security Council on Monday, urging the international community to remain united in support of the National elections postponed last month. Welcoming the positive developments on three different tracks of the intra-Libyan dialogue, Rosemary […]

Human rights

Aviva adds human rights to its ethical investment policy

The Aviva logo is seen outside the company’s headquarters in the City of London, Britain March 7, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aviva Investors aims to empower business leaders Wants boards to focus on a “big picture” of sustainability Biodiversity also added to investment criteria ShareAction welcomes further […]

Human resources

Key Resources for Finding Affordable Housing in Pittsburgh

While Pittsburgh often tops lists of America’s cheapest cities, many residents struggle to find and keep affordable housing amid rising rents, long-standing income inequality and the continued disruption of the pandemic. Many observers pointed to frustrations over the issue as a motivating factor for Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey’s historic victory last year. Gainey recently said […]

Human security

Kubernetes Incident Response: Developing Your Strategy

Kubernetes is the popular container orchestration platform developed by Google to manage large-scale containerized applications. Kubernetes runs microservices applications on a distributed cluster of nodes. It is highly resilient and supports scaling, rollback, zero downtime, and self-healing containers. The main purpose of Kubernetes is to hide the complexity of monitoring a large fleet of containers. […]

Human rights

Trial to begin for cops accused of violating Floyd’s rights

ST. PAUL, Minnesota. – The federal trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating the civil rights of George Floyd when Derek Chauvin pinned the black man’s neck to the street is set to begin Monday with opening statements, after a jury of 18 people was quickly chosen last week. J. Kueng, Thomas […]

Human management

Former Waste Management employee sues for racial discrimination

TOPEKA, Kan. A black former Waste Management employee has said in a federal lawsuit that his Topeka supervisor and co-workers discriminated against him because of his race. The Wichita Eagle reports that Robert Smith worked for the waste company for 13 years before being laid off last year. Smith’s lawsuit describes a series of incidents, […]

Human rights

Tribal eviction plan pits Native American authority against civil rights

Tribal eviction plan pits Native American authority against civil rights News Sports Entertainment Life Money Tech Travel Opinion The Nooksack evictions target people who have been deregistered — that is, removed from tribal membership — in recent years after tribal leaders concluded they were not able-bodied members. The involvement of the US government makes the […]

Human security

LNP publishes security/vehicle protocol for nation state address

The Liberian National Police informs the public that on January 24, President George Manneh Weah will deliver a State of the Nation address at the Capitol, where government officials, members of the diplomatic corps and other dignitaries will be in attendance. Due to the event, the following measures are in place to regulate the movement […]

Human management

Empowering Endocrinologists with Technology for the Diagnosis, Management and Treatment of NAFLD

In this column, an endocrinologist discusses the growing problem of liver disease and the new options available to him, including transient vibration-controlled elastography. A growing number of endocrinologists, faced with the nation’s liver disease epidemic, are looking for options to help them better assess liver health and manage and monitor patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver […]

Human security

Iraq tightens security on border with Syria after IS militants escape

Representative picture Baghdad: Iraq has tightened security measures on the border with neighboring Syria after an escape by Islamic State (IS) terrorists from a Kurdish-controlled prison in the latter country’s Hasakah province. On January 20, a group of IS militants broke out of Sina’a prison in the Gweiran neighborhood of Hasakah, followed by violent clashes […]

Human resources

Lake Stevens students need resources from two February 8 levies

Letters Our students are an integral part of our community. They are the ones who make up a large part of our schools. Another big part of their environment in our schools is their teachers and staff. Students get very important resources for their learning, but to make this useful, teachers and staff also need […]

Human rights

Rights group slams government for ‘uninhabitable’ social housing in Southwark

Hundreds of Southwark families are living in temporary accommodation which has been denounced as unsanitary by a leading human rights group. Families in Southwark live in ‘uninhabitable’ temporary accommodation, according to a damning report by Human Rights Watch and the Childhood Trust, writes Joshua Askew… The 51-page report, titled ‘I want us to live like […]

Human management

Optimize business performance and employee retention through workforce management

In the new restaurant landscape, workforce management is a critical aspect of operational forecasting. The current labor shortage – and new strains of COVID – are pushing operators to their limits, forcing many to close dining halls (just as they were starting to reopen), reorganize their work schedule, limit opening hours and offer generous signing […]

Human security

Zenoss appoints Blair Duncan as CFO

Zenoss has announced that Blair Duncan will be the company’s new chief financial officer. Duncan is a seasoned executive with over 25 years of experience leading finance organizations and driving strategy in high growth companies. He has deep expertise in scaling businesses, building passionate teams, fundraising and strategic planning. Duncan will oversee Zenoss’ financial and […]

Human rights

Raab: Madness of Dangerous Criminals Using Human Rights Law to Evade Deportation Must Stop | Politics | News

Speaking to the Sunday Express, the Deputy Prime Minister and Justice Secretary has warned that 20-year-old legislation introduced by Tony Blair is being hijacked to allow dangerous criminals to stay at large in the UK. He cited the case of Somalian Mohammed Mumin Mohamed, a violent attacker who was sentenced to 16 months in prison […]

Human resources

Georgia Department of Natural Resources Career Academy Provides Career Opportunities for High School Students | national news

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Natural Resources announced a new program this week to encourage high school students to explore careers in conservation. The Georgia DNR Career Academy, a week-long summer camp, will be held July 17-23 at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center in Mansfield and Georgia 4-H at Camp Jekyll on Jekyll Island. […]

Human management

Former Waste Management employee files racism complaint

A former Waste Management employee in Topeka filed a racial discrimination complaint last year, alleging he was harassed while employed by the company. Getty Images / istock image A former employee of Waste Management in Kansas who claims he was racially harassed, including while working for a supervisor who posted racist videos, has filed a […]

Human security

Lebanese bank staff want increased security after hostage taking

LONDON: A secret US task force nearly decimated a major area in Syria by bombing a roadblock that the Pentagon had placed on a “no-strike list”, according to a new report. In 2017, the American unit bombed the Tabqa dam on the Euphrates in eastern Syria, upstream from Raqqa, where Daesh fighters occupied the control […]

Human resources

Nancy Vaughan Column: Volunteer Resources Create Thriving Communities | Columns

Since 2009, United Way has sponsored SeniorCorps RSVP, a federally funded volunteer program for seniors 55 and older, in Madison County. This demographic is the backbone of nonprofit volunteerism. The program, part of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), has identified areas of impact that align well with United Way’s focus on education, […]

Human rights

The world must challenge China on its human rights record

“Let’s be honest, nobody cares what happens to Uyghurs,” said Golden State Warriors minority owner Chamath Palihapitiya. “Of all the things I care about, yes, it’s below my line.” Social media went up in flames on Monday as Chamath’s comments on the Uyghur crisis surfaced from a clip from the All-In podcast. Many were shocked […]

Human resources

Banjars of East Kalimantan urged to develop their human resources

Samarinda, East Kalimantan (ANTARA) – The Banjar people of East Kalimantan have been urged to develop their human resources in response to the transfer of the Indonesian capital (IKN) to the province so that they can compete professionally. “The people of Banjar must now prepare to continue improving their skills in response to the transfer […]

Human management

New Hanover County Emergency Management talks about preparing roads safely for the winter storm

cars drive on deserted roads on January 22, 2021 (Photo: WWAY) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – New Hanover County Emergency Management talks about preparing roads safely for the winter storm. With roads like MLK Parkway being closed due to icy roads, there aren’t many cars driving on the roads as many people hope to avoid rain, […]

Human security

World leaders renew their commitment to the “Youth, Peace and Security” agenda

Doha: At the virtual high-level global conference on youth-inclusive peace processes, more than 130 young peacebuilders from 77 countries participated in two-day discussions with a wide range of representatives from governments, civil society, academia and multilateral institutions to explore opportunities and build partnerships for policymakers to support youth-led and youth-inclusive peace efforts. “A holistic approach […]

Human rights

Journalist imprisoned in Vietnam wins top human rights award

An imprisoned Vietnamese journalist has received a prestigious human rights award. On January 19, the Martin Ennals Foundation named Pham Doan Trang, Abdul-Hadi Al-Khawaja from Bahrain and Dr. Daouda Diallo from Burkina Faso as recipients of the 2022 Martin Ennals Prize for Human Rights Defenders. The Geneva-based foundation said the three laureates have worked as […]

Human resources

Nebraska’s natural resource districts spin the Big 5-0 | Local

Alan J. Bartels Lower Wolf NRD Nebraska’s natural resource districts celebrate 50 years in 2022. With more miles of rivers than any state, the deepest depths of the Ogallala Aquifer and the Sandhills, it’s no wonder Nebraskans are long-time leaders in conservation. In March 1935, the Dust Bowl literally hovered over Washington, DC in the […]

Human resources

Polis Administration Makes Resources Available for Child Care Providers

DENVER – The Polis Administration and the Colorado Department of Human Services have opened the non-competitive application for the Child Care Stabilization Grants, funded by the American Rescue Plan (ARP) and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSA). “For Colorado to move forward, we need to ensure that hard-working parents and those returning […]

Human management

Meet Cal Poly’s New Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management

After an extensive nationwide search, the Cal Poly administration found its most qualified candidate for the position of Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management already within the campus community. Newly appointed vice president Terrance Harris has worked with admissions and enrollment at Cal Poly for 17 years and most recently served as vice president on […]

Human security

Is reCAPTCHA Enterprise worth it for businesses?

For the past 15 years, Google has offered companies its free reCAPTCHA tool to prevent bad bots from attacking their site and trying to determine whether a user is human or not. The original reCAPTCHA asked users to translate scanned text to try to identify that the user was a human and also, as an […]

Human rights

2 major energy companies quit Myanmar over human rights abuses by military government

PARIS – Total Energies and Chevron, two of the world’s largest energy companies, announced on Friday that they were halting all operations in Myanmar, citing widespread human rights abuses and the deterioration of the rule of law since the country’s military overthrew the elected government in February. The announcement comes just a day after the […]

Human resources

Students can learn more about housing and resources at the Spring Housing Fair

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State’s Spring 2022 Housing Show will be held in the Alumni Lobby of University Park’s HUB-Robeson Center from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on February 5. No in-person show registration is necessary. A virtual fair will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on February 9. Register now to […]

Human management

Is quality management redundant? -PharmiWeb.com

What are the influences on quality management today? And what does the future hold for quality in the age of intelligent automation? Late last year, James Kelleher, CEO of Generis, chaired a discussion of experts from Merck, Syneos Health and Accenture. Participated : Dr. Heiner Niessen, Quality and Compliance Manager for Application Technologies at Merck […]

Human rights

Taliban delegation visits Norway for human rights talks | Norway

A Taliban delegation is to meet next week with Norwegian officials and representatives of Afghan civil society in Oslo, the Norwegian foreign ministry said. The visit is scheduled for Sunday to Tuesday, and “the Taliban will meet with representatives of Norwegian authorities and officials from a number of allied countries” for talks on the humanitarian […]

Human resources

Pathways to Hope develops app with resources for teens | News

Pathways to Hope developed the app after finding that teens in Shasta County needed more support during the pandemic. ANDERSON, Calif. – Pathways to Hope for Children has developed an app for local teens to access all of the resources available at the Anderson Teen Center on their phone. The app was developed with IRG […]

Human management

Emergency management teams prepare for the winter storm

SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA, NC (WECT) – North Carolina roads are briny for the second time in less than a week as another winter storm prepares to roll through the region. In southeastern North Carolina, crews expect icy road conditions and even falling trees and power outages. Whiteville Emergency Services Director Hal Lowder said the quick […]

Human security

The absence of a national security strategy is a concern for all

The Commission on the Future of the Defense Forces appointed by the Minister of Defense is expected to produce its report soon. Early drafts were criticized by both military authorities and the Ministry of Defense. This is not surprising because, in the absence of a national security strategy detailing how defense fits into overall national […]

Human rights

Katie Hopkins visa under investigation by Human Rights Commission

The granting of a visa to a British far-right commentator Katie Hopkins is being investigated by the Australian Human Rights Commission following a complaint by a Muslim advocacy organisation. Hopkins, 46, received a visa from the federal government last year to appear on a reality TV show – apparently Channel Seven’s VIP big brother. She […]

Human management

Preston Summerhays will play in the Waste Management Phoenix Open

Preston Summerhays (Courtesy of Waste Management Open) Preston Summerhays will have just under a month to prepare for the boisterous crowd that awaits him on the 16th hole of TPC Scottsdale after the Arizona State freshman received a sponsor exemption for the 2022 Waste Management Phoenix Open. The former U.S. Junior Amateur Champion is the […]

Human resources

Regional resources available – Page 1 Publications

Content Provider(s): CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAMS Photo credit: Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAMS COVID has had not only a physical impact on people, but also a mental impact, including in Northwestern Minnesota. Amber Deere, mental health and psychiatric nurse practitioner at Kittson Healthcare, said the pandemic has “significantly” impacted people’s mental […]

Human security

Foreign Minister meets UN Secretary General; participates in the first debate of the Security Council

The Ghanaian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration held talks on Tuesday with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the security situation in the Sahel and West Africa. Ms. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey and Mr. Antonio Guterres discussed ways to sustainably raise funds for peace operations in Africa, during the closed-door engagement attended by three […]

Human rights

Human Rights Campaign Foundation releases state equality index after most anti-transgender legislative season in history

In 2021, anti-transgender legislation took several forms: 81 bills aimed at preventing transgender youth from playing school sports consistent with their gender identity, and 43 bills aimed at preventing transgender youth from receiving care. gender-affirming healthcare. Additionally, two restroom bills passed in Tennessee and Arkansas passed the first-ever ban preventing transgender youth from accessing gender-affirming […]

Human management

Primark to cut hundreds of jobs as part of store management overhaul | Economic news

Primark has revealed plans to cut hundreds of jobs as part of a store management overhaul as it pledges not to raise prices. The fashion retailer “proposes to cut a number of roles as well as create a new entry-level management position,” a spokesperson said. Overall, it expects a reduction of 400 jobs across its […]

Human resources

Proactive news headlines including Lake Resources,

Sydney, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proactive, provider of real-time news and video interviews on growth companies listed in Australia, has covered the following companies: Lake Resources NL (ASX:LKE, OTCQB:LLKKF) had its Buy rating maintained by Red Cloud Securities and received a significant increase in target share price to A$2.20 per share from $1.25 […]

Human security

Malawi: Catholic Bishops Call on Government to Strengthen Security for Martha Chizuma and All ACB Employees

The Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) – an association of Catholic Bishops in Malawi – has called on the government to seriously consider increasing the security of employees of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), especially the Chief Executive Officer (DG) Martha Chizuma. The call comes amid threats by political activist Bon Kalindo to shut down ACB […]

Human rights

US: Cervical cancer disproportionately kills black women

(Atlanta) – The United States federal government and many state and local governments are not doing enough to end cervical cancer deaths, said the Southern Rural Black Women’s Initiative for Economic and Social Justice ( SRBWI) and Human Rights Watch in a report released today Cancer Awareness Month and focused on the state of Georgia. […]

Human resources

Norfolk and Suffolk prepare their resources before winter

As Hampton Roads prepares for the possibility of several inches of snow, crews are ready to work 12-hour shifts to clear the roads. SUFFOLK, Va. – Suffolk and Norfolk crews are bracing ahead of a potential winter storm that is expected to hit Hampton Roads starting Thursday. According to the 13News Now weather team, Hampton […]

Human management

People Management Network Lattice raises $175 million

People management platform Lattice hit a $3 billion valuation after closing a $175 million funding round, the San Francisco-based company announcement Tuesday (January 18). The funding was led by Thrive Capital, Elad Gil, Tiger Global and Dragoneer. They were joined by existing investors Founders Fund, Fuel Capital, HighSage Ventures, Khosla Ventures and Shasta Ventures. Since […]

Human rights

Human rights at the top of the agenda of the new minister

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Minister Marlene Malahoo Forte has confirmed that her newly created portfolio will tackle legal and constitutional reform, legal education and human rights protection. The former attorney general also said that the ministry will consist of three departments – the office of the chief parliamentary adviser, the legal reform department, the law […]

Human resources

Minister of Planning urges NGOs to cooperate with government to develop qualified human resources

Planning Minister MA Mannan called on non-governmental organizations to collaborate with government initiatives to create skilled human resources, citing people as the best resource in the world. The Minister made the comment while speaking as a guest of honor at a panel discussion on “Bangabandhu’s Philosophy of Human Development and Today’s Bangladesh: Perspective from the […]

Human management

ViaCyte bolsters its leadership team with the appointment of Alyssa Levin as Chief Financial Officer and the addition of Lisa Porter, MD, to the Board of Directors

– Ms. Levin is a seasoned CFO specializing in financing biotech companies with extensive expertise in accounting, investor relations, operations and strategy – Dr. Porter has over 20 years of drug development expertise leading to successful NDA and sNDA product approvals for metabolic diseases SAN DIEGO, January 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — ViaCyte, Inc., a clinical-stage […]

Human security

China detains prominent activists ahead of Olympics, citing state security

TAIPEI — Chinese authorities have arrested two prominent human rights activists, quietly stepping up a crackdown on dissent weeks before Beijing hosts the most politicized Winter Olympics in recent memory. Free speech lawyer Yang Maodong was formally detained in the southern city of Guangzhou on suspicion of inciting subversion on January 12, two days after […]

Human rights

Gambia: Yve the director wants equal human rights to water, sanitation

Joe Bongay, executive director of Young Volunteers for the Environment (YVE), said part of his organization’s mission as a member of the Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) partnership is to eliminate inequities in rights water and sanitation in The Gambia. Bongay pointed this out during the opening of the two-day training for journalists and […]

Human resources

COVID-19 Resources for the UTEP Community as School Enters Spring Semester

EL PASO, Texas — UTEP’s spring semester began Tuesday, but students returned to class at a time when Covid-19 cases continue to rise in the El Paso community. UTEP President Heather Wilson sent a guide to staff members. In the letter, Wilson reiterated the importance of protecting each other. “We appreciate the in-person education and […]

Human management

Fixed Asset Management Software Market – 34% of growth comes from North America

NEW YORK, January 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — 34% of growth will come from North America for the fixed asset management software market. The United States and Jamaica are the top Fixed Asset Management Software Markets in North America. The growth of the market in this region will be faster than the growth of the market […]

Human security

Elon Musk says tracking his travel plans has become ‘a security issue’

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said tracking his travel plans had become “a security issue” after rumors surfaced that he was traveling to Germany to visit Gigafactory Berlin last weekend. The rumors were false. After some reports that Musk would travel to Germany to visit Tesla’s first European production plant on Sunday surfaced, Musk said stories […]

Human rights

US lawmakers demand UN report on Uyghur rights ahead of China Olympics

The sun shines behind the United Nations Secretariat building at the United Nations headquarters in New York, June 18, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday urged the United Nations human rights office to release its assessment of China’s policy in […]