Archive for February 10th, 2020

10/02/2020

Dare to Invent the Future: Apply to Be a UN Young Champion of the Earth

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  • United Nations Environment Programme launches 2020 Young Champions of the Earth prize
  • Competition open to environmental entrepreneurs between 18 and 30 years of age
  • UNEP accepting applications from 10 February to 10 April 2020

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10/02/2020

Сhina Unveils Mobile App that DETECTS Coronavirus Close Contact

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10/02/2020

Globalization of Indifference: Ai Weiwei and the Refugee Crisis

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Fajt, Jiří and Adam Budak (2017) Ai Weiwei: Law of the Journey. Prague: Národní galerie.

STOCKHOLM / ROME, Feb 10 2020 (IPS)* – Humans belong to a species that is constantly on the move . Since some Homo Sapiens 125,000 years ago began to move from the African continent, humans can be found all over the world, even in such utterly inhospitable places as the icebound plateaus of Antarctica.

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10/02/2020

What Are Pulses? – World Day

Preparing a traditional Spanish dish using a variety of pulses.
Spanish chef Abraham García at restaurant Viridian, preparing a traditional Spanish dish using a variety of pulses, 2016, Madrid, Spain. Photo: FAO/Samuel Aranda.

Staples dishes and cuisines from across the world feature pulses, from hummus in the Mediterranean (chick peas), to a traditional full English breakfast (baked navy beans) to Indian dal (peas or lentils).

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