Rogers helps over 50,000 youth through 2022 Community Grants Program

TORONTO, Nov. 3, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rogers Communications announced today that it had awarded its 2022 Ted Rogers Community Scholarships to more than 70 registered charities and nonprofits. The Community Grants program supports young people between the ages of 15 and 29 in the areas of education, digital literacy, health, sports and entrepreneurship. “We … Read more

US moves to remove ‘unfit’ Iran from UN Women’s Commission

Dr. Shirin Ebadi, an Iranian human rights advocate and Nobel Peace Prize winner, speaks virtually during an arria formula meeting on the protests in Iran, at the United Nations headquarters in New York City on 2 November 2022 Yuki IWAMURA text size Sum quotes from UN session, Iran’s reaction Vice President Kamala Harris vowed on … Read more

Empty chair for imprisoned Iranian director at Venice film festival

79th Venice Film Festival – Photocall for the film ‘No Bears’ in competition – Venice, Italy, September 9, 2022. Mina Kavani and Reza Heydari in attendance. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record VENICE, Sept 9 (Reuters) – An empty chair replaced Iranian director Jafar Panahi in Venice on Friday … Read more

Fortinet continues to support women in their careers with sponsorships of LPGA and NIL players

New Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and NIL Student Golf Athlete Sponsorships Extend Fortinet’s Commitment to Women in Technology to Other Professions SUNNYVALE, Calif., September 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — news summaryfortnite® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in comprehensive, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the sponsorship of two Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) … Read more

Damning UN report on China’s ‘sins’ in Xinjiang states is an ugly truth, but only partially

The United Nations has put its stamp on reports of Chinese atrocities in Xinjiang. The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has released its investigative report confirming China’s iniquities against the indigenous Uyghur population in Xinjiang province, or Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), as officially known. Although the report remains … Read more

Restricted social interactions and brain health

Published in August 04, 2022 | Author Dr SACHIN KANDHARI The human brain and spinal cord together form the Central Nervous System, which regulates almost every element of our existence. Every physical or mental activity, from speech to creativity, from memory to messages, from breathing to balance, from sleep to sensory processing, from digestion to … Read more

Change, empowerment and Girl Power Talk

First of two parts THE Axiom “change is the only constant” is correct. Daily changes, whether good or bad, are occurring in the physical, ecological and social systems of society. Change is an act or instance of doing or becoming different. It has an effect that is strong enough to alter someone’s life. And this … Read more

IFC Report: Boosting Women’s Online Education Expands Job Opportunities and Can Add Up to $14 Billion to Market Value

Greater access to online learning for women can boost economic opportunities for them, such as jobs and new skills, while potentially adding $14 billion in value for the adult online post-secondary education market in emerging markets by 2026, according to an IFC report. The study, Women and Online Learning in Emerging Markets, developed in collaboration … Read more

Aareal Bank provides financing to Vertiq Capital for two luxury hotels in London and Paris

TRANSACTION ANNOUNCEMENT AAreal Bank provides financing to Vertiq Capital for two luxury hotels in London and Paris Wiesbaden, July 6, 2022 – Aareal Bank announces the closing of a financing agreement totaling €140 million with investment manager Vertiq Capital. The financing was disbursed as two separate loans, respectively, involving the refinancing of the 25-hour Paris … Read more

Invalda INVL completes the acquisition of the life insurance business | Business Insurance

know about this Invalda INVL completes the acquisition of the life insurance business in complete details. Invalda INVL, the leading asset management group in the Baltics, has become a life insurance and investment management group after successfully completing the acquisition of Mandatum Life’s life insurance business in the Baltics. INVL will now be able to … Read more

Accor: ALL-Accor Live Limitless sets next chapter with Paris Saint Germain

After three highly successful years as title partner and official shirt sponsor of Paris Saint-Germain, Accor has decided to extend its engagement with the French football giant, albeit in a different capacity, for a further four years to promote its lifestyle loyalty. In the new partnership, ALL-Accor Live Limitless will now be visible on the … Read more

Cognito Systems Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) Virtual Athletic Trainer Job Fair Announced

The virtual job fair is scheduled for June 16-17, 2022. Registration is open! COPPELL, TEXAS, USA, June 15, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Cognito Systems, LLC has been awarded a contract to provide athletic training support for the Army’s Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) program. Over the next two years, Cognito will hire approximately 600 certified athletic … Read more

Better facilities, flexible working hours needed for women in the workplace

India’s labor force will soon become the largest in the world. By 2027, India’s working-age population will reach 18.6% of the entire global workforce, according to a Bloomberg News analysis of United Nations population projection data. Despite these numbers, India’s Female Labor Force Participation Rate (LFPR), the proportion of working-age women who report being employed … Read more

Menstrual Hygiene Day: Awareness and Education

Published in May 28, 2022 | Author DR. TASADUK HUSSAIN ITOO Menstrual Hygiene Day is an annual awareness day on May 28 to highlight the importance of good Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) globally. Menstrual hygiene is an important topic that affects healthy adolescents and premenopausal adult women on a monthly basis. Throughout the world, women … Read more

Introduction to Women’s Menstrual and Reproductive Health

Published in May 28, 2022 | Author Dr Bhavna Barmi and team Menstrual health is defined as complete physical, mental and social well-being in relation to the menstrual cycle. This definition reflects the multifaceted nature of menstruation and the many ways in which the lives of people who menstruate can be affected by their ability … Read more