Navigation Links
38.7 Million People Break Guinness World Record for Stand Up Speak Out on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Date:10/18/2007

messages. Pakistan was one of 25 countries across the

world using giant banners to form a white band, the symbol of the

global anti-poverty movement.

-- Palestinian children throughout the Occupied West Bank and Gaza spoke

out saying no to poverty. The activities organized jointly with the

Palestinian Ministry of Education took place for the first time in

public and private schools, as well as UNWRA schools.

-- In Ramallah, a choir from the University performed a new musical work

"The Poverty Requiem" as one of a global chain of 20 performances that

took place on every continent. A high school choir also performed the

piece at the UN Headquarters in New York.

-- In Egypt, Cairo the "Sailing the Nile" initiative saw over a million

participants.

-- Civil Society delegations to government were organised in an

unprecedented coordinated global lobby against poverty. Somalia was

one of 35 countries where civil society representatives organised a

group to present demands for pro-poor policy change directly to their

politicians.

-- In The Hague, the national anti poverty campaign displayed 200 uniquely

created life-size 'Avatars' whilst in London the UN Deputy Secretary

General stood up with key women leaders in front of city hall.

-- In Rwanda, youth groups organized a Stand Up soccer tournament with 20

primary schools and in Bangladesh 10,000 young people blocked a busy

crossroads with a human chain.

-- Faith leaders Stand Up and Speak Out -- At papal mass at the Vatican

Pope Benedict XVI sent a message of support urging increased efforts to

eliminate poverty. Indian spiritual leader his holiness Sri Sri Ravi

Shankar mobilized 30,000 people at his ashram in Bangalore and millions

more across the globe to raise their voices through the Art of
'/>"/>

SOURCE Global Call to Action Against Poverty
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Pelosi: Bush Veto of Stem Cell Bill Says No to the Hopes of Million of Families Across America
2. Trichomoniasis: Most Common Curable STD in U.S. Affects 7.4 Million Annually
3. Clinical Data Suggest Decreased Bleeding Risk in People With Severe Hemophilia A While Maintaining Factor VIII Levels Above One Percent
4. Byetta Treatment for Three and a Half Years Associated with Reductions in Cardiovascular Risk Factors in People with Type 2 Diabetes
5. Dean: President Bush Has Turned His Back on the American People
6. Waismann Method Survey Reveals Dependency Risk for People Using Suboxone
7. New Data Show Xenical Significantly Reduces Cardiovascular Risk and More Than Doubles Weight Loss Achieved in Overweight and Obese People
8. New Data Show Early Non-Response to Antipsychotic Treatment May Be Strong Predictor of Subsequent Non-Response for People with Schizophrenia
9. NIDA Study Identifies Genes That Might Help Some People Abstain from Smoking
10. First Study To Show Positive Benefit On Atherosclerosis For People With Early Signs Of Diseased Arteries
11. West Nile Virus Screening and Diagnostics Technology Emerges In Step with North American Outbreak
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2014)... /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Michael Gabriel of a prominent ... a recent study, which shows how grief in pregnancy may ... According to US News , ... likely than others to grow up overweight or obese, even ... were two specific types of stress that caused obesity: "Children ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... PLAINFIELD, N.J. , July 24, 2014  PTC ... that the Company will host a webcast conference call ... provide an update on the company,s business and outlook ... before the opening of the market. ... (domestic) or (973) 935-8152 (international) five minutes prior to ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... Germany , and MARSEILLE, France ... , Exclusive global license from University of ... including next-generation sequencing (NGS) gene panels, for blood cancers  ... by new test, indicate favorable prognosis for patients with ... QIAGEN sees potential for developing companion diagnostics to guide ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics, a Noted Staten Island Pediatrics Clinic, Comments on Study, Which Names Grief as a Cause of Obesity in Children 2QIAGEN Adds Promising Genomic Biomarkers for Assessing Prognosis in Treatment of Blood Cancers to Personalized Healthcare Pipeline 2QIAGEN Adds Promising Genomic Biomarkers for Assessing Prognosis in Treatment of Blood Cancers to Personalized Healthcare Pipeline 3QIAGEN Adds Promising Genomic Biomarkers for Assessing Prognosis in Treatment of Blood Cancers to Personalized Healthcare Pipeline 4QIAGEN Adds Promising Genomic Biomarkers for Assessing Prognosis in Treatment of Blood Cancers to Personalized Healthcare Pipeline 5
... Oct. 28 IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: IRIX ) today ... after the market closes on Thursday, November 4, 2010. ... a conference call with the investment community at 5:00 ... 2010 to discuss the results of the quarter and ...
... SAN DIEGO, Oct. 28 ASTRO Booth # 201 ... will highlight its new TrueBeam™ system for fast, powerful and ... American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Diego ... as new software capabilities designed to make cancer treatments faster, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit TrueBeam™ System for Image-Guided Cancer Treatments and New Software Capabilities at ASTRO Meeting in San Diego 2Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit TrueBeam™ System for Image-Guided Cancer Treatments and New Software Capabilities at ASTRO Meeting in San Diego 3
(Date:7/27/2014)... 28, 2014 Zensah®, the leader in compression ... include a wrist support . The wrist support features ... area. , Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis, more commonly referred to ... which there is inflammation of the tendons attached to the ... wrist pain, the muscles that work the wrist and fingers ...
(Date:7/27/2014)... Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 ... water, and that is the key to the power ... our skin," says Kathy Heshelow, founder of Sublime Beauty®. ... topical Hyaluronic serum such as ours improves skin ... in the skin, key to a healthy and beautiful ...
(Date:7/27/2014)... 2014 Recently, Wdsshop.de, a reliable online supplier ... of fabulous prom dresses on its website. Now, ... up to 58% off. , “We are pleased to add ... They are specially created for those who are in need ... and vivid in style. I think our clients will love ...
(Date:7/27/2014)... Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 ... the public with organic ways to achieve a younger ... eye cream buyer's guide to help men and women ... . , The details that are presented in the ... range of price information for consumers. On drawback to ...
(Date:7/27/2014)... (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 Bags underneath the ... suffer from globally and there are a range of new ... is now promoting a baggy eyes serum review that is ... , The review explores the issues with baggy eyes and ... appearance for serum users. The guide also provides a detailed ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Zensah® Releases New Wrist Support 2Health News:Aging or Dry Skin Benefits from Hyaluronic Serum; Now 30% Off Sale at Sublime Beauty® 2Health News:Wdsshop.de Unveils New Prom Dresses To Expand The Online Market 2Health News:Natural Eye Cream Buyer's Guide Published Online at Consumer News Website 2Health News:Baggy Eyes Serum Review Posted for Men and Women at Cherry News Website 2
... serious concern over growing problems due to use of ... Empowerment Meira Kumar today suggested effective monitoring // and ... ,There is a need to establish effective drug use ... the northeastern region,Kumar said while releasing a monograph on ...
... cholesterol-decreasing medications like millions of Americans. However she does ... she is taking part in a different clinical study ... view the benefits of Lipitor on the immune system ... sclerosis (ALS). ,Physicians at the Methodist NI's ...
... 24 years, bled to death following delivery of a stillborn baby, ... mother’s death, would now be offered a ?300,000 compensation for the ... duty in her case. ,She was admitted to the ... told that her baby had passed away in the uterus and ...
... business model for the state-of-the-art Institute of Liver and Biliary ... ,The model approved by the Cabinet at its meeting ... to be self-sufficient in nine years' time, an official spokesman ... medical equipment would be borne by Delhi Government., ,The ...
... ,The effects of zolpidem on three patients were studied for ... rehabilitation experts reveal that they are in a condition where ... interaction and responses, having signs of movement, sleep and breathing ... the patients every morning. ,An improvement was seen ...
... be a ray of hope for men, who are holed ... from available treatment measures//. An exercise by scientists involving rabbits, ... engineer an artificial penis, may be the answer for non-treatable ... adult male rabbits were introduced with a graft made from ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study Aims At The Immune System In Patients With Lou Gehrig's Disease 2Health News:?300,000 Compensation For Family After Death Of Daughter Following Deliver 2
Irrigating Cystotome, Straight, 25 g. Overall length 15 mm. 5/box....
Irrigating Capsulorhexis Cystotome. Formed blunt tip, 25 g. Overall length 22 mm. 5/box....
Irrigating Cystotome, formed, 23 g., 12 mm curved tip. Overall length 14 mm. 5/box....
Retrobulbar Needle, 25 g. Atkinson style bevel. Overall length 38 mm. 5/box....
Medicine Products: