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Drive to protect world’s wetlands gains momentum

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unep.org Protecting wetlands requires policymakers to appreciate their value to economies, cultures and the environment, say experts. Protecting wetlands requires policymakers to appreciate their value to economies, cultures and the environment, say experts. posted by friends:   (2) @UN_News_Centre: Conserving and restoring wetlands is key to achieving the #GlobalGoals through protecting biodiversity and countering the climate crisis. Here are the different #GenerationRestoration actions being taken #ForWetlands . #WorldWetlandsDay bit.ly/3DrnBDp 01.02.2023 13.05.10 @UNEP: Conserving and restoring wetlands is key to achieving the #GlobalGoals through protecting biodiversity and countering the climate crisis. Here are the different #GenerationRestoration actions being taken #ForWetlands . #WorldWetlandsDay bit.ly/3DrnBDp 01.02.2023 13.01.23 posted by friends of friends:   (0) source https://www.unep.org/news-and-stories/story/drive-protect-world

Judge Blocks a Merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster

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nytimes.com - By Alexandra Alter and Elizabeth A. Harris The government’s case blocked the merger of two of the United States’ largest publishers and reflected a more aggressive approach to curbing consolidation. It was closely watched by the publishing industry. posted by friends:   (1) @jmgladstar: Top story: Judge Blocks a Merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster nytimes.com/2022/10/31/boo…, see more tweetedtimes.com/jmgladstar?s=t… 01.11.2022 06.17.15 posted by friends of friends:   (3) @davefood: Social Media is a game changer! Judge Blocks a Merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster nytimes.com/2022/10/31/boo…, see more tweetedtimes.com/davefood?s=tnp 01.11.2022 04.07.17 @nytimes: Stephen King, who testified against the merger, told us tonight that he is "delighted with the outcome.""Publishing should be more focused on cultural growth and literary achievement and less on corporate balance sheets.&quo

I Survived a Hate Crime. Here’s How My Company Supported Me.

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hbr.org Hate crimes are at a disturbingly high rate in the U.S. What happens when one of your employees survives such a crime? The author, who is a victim of a hate crime himself, shares his story and describes why it can be so difficult to speak up about such an event at work. He then offers four suggestions to help managers who are part of an historically marginalized community: create psychological safety, respond with empathy, offer flexible work arrangements, and invest in tailored mental health r... posted by friends:   (2) @HarvardBiz: Strategies for creating a work environment that is inclusive of all experiences — even the painful ones. hbr.org/2022/10/i-surv… 01.11.2022 04.19.00 @UpSearch: * I Survived a Hate Crime. Here’s How My Company Supported Me. hbr.org/2022/10/i-surv… @ HarvardBiz 01.11.2022 03.33.16 @HarvardBiz: Managers should create psychological safety, respond with empathy, offer flexible work arrangements, and invest in tailored men

Global jobs market set to deteriorate amid Ukraine war shocks: ILO | | 1UN News

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news.un.org The outlook for global labour markets has worsened in recent months and if current trends continue, vacancies will grow more scarce while global jobs growth will deteriorate significantly during the rest of the year, according to a new report by the International Labour Organization (ILO). | posted by friends:   (2) @UN: The outlook for global labour markets is worsening, resulting in rising unemployment & inequality, warns @ ilo . A combination of crises has resulted in increasing inflation, declining wages & slower economic growth. news.un.org/en/story/2022/… 31.10.2022 19.02.00 @UN_News_Centre: UN labour agency @ ilo estimates ‘40 million jobs deficit’ in Q3 as #Ukraine conflict and other crises shake global economy news.un.org/en/story/2022/… 31.10.2022 15.35.55 posted by friends of friends:   (0) source https://news.un.org/en/story/2022/10/1130032

If I Were You - Alumni - Harvard Business School

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alumni.hbs.edu posted by friends:   (2) @jmgladstar: Top story: If I Were You - Alumni - Harvard Business School alumni.hbs.edu/stories/Pages/…, see more tweetedtimes.com/jmgladstar?s=t… 31.10.2022 22.27.17 @HarvardHBS: In this @ HarvardHBS Skydeck Podcast, alumni reflect on their time at HBS—and offer current students some advice based on their experience hvrdalum.me/ncc 31.10.2022 20.09.09 posted by friends of friends:   (0) source https://www.alumni.hbs.edu/stories/Pages/story-impact.aspx?num=8926

@billbirtles: 'Michael Jackson reincarnated on a Hubei construction site: '

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twitter.com - Bill Birtles posted by friends:   (2) @DrJeffersnBoggs: La mejor manera de iniciar el lunes pic.twitter.com/Wy7bMuMtBm 31.10.2022 23.13.53 @ValaAfshar: Talent is evenly distributed everywhere but opportunity is not pic.twitter.com/9yY65ZicGC 31.10.2022 20.34.01 posted by friends of friends:   (0) source https://twitter.com/billbirtles/status/1278942433783320576/video/1

4 Things to Know About the Affirmative Action Showdown Before the Supreme Court

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edweek.org The justices on Monday weigh the use of race in admissions at Harvard and the University of North Carolina, with K-12 implications. posted by friends:   (1) @jmgladstar: Top story: 4 Things to Know About the Affirmative Action Showdown Before the Supreme Court edweek.org/policy-politic…, see more tweetedtimes.com/jmgladstar?s=t… 31.10.2022 20.32.18 posted by friends of friends:   (2) @alexanderrusso: Why should K-12 educators care about the Supreme Court's affirmative action case? @ educationweek explains here edweek.org/policy-politic… 31.10.2022 17.54.47 @educationweek: The justices on Monday weigh the use of race in admissions at Harvard and the University of North Carolina, with K-12 implications. Here are four things to consider as the high court takes up these important cases. edweek.org/policy-politic… 31.10.2022 17.00.25 source https://www.edweek.org/policy-politics/4-things-to-know-about-the-affirmative-action-showd