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Rachel Decoste, African-Canadian rising star

Rachel Decoste, African-Canadian rising star

Rachel Décoste is a software engineer who grew up in Orléans. She was born and raised in Ottawa and moved with her family to Orléans in 1981. She is (...)

| April 2008 | 1277 views

Step toward justice in Sudan long overdue

Step toward justice in Sudan long overdue

By Dr. W. Andy Knight,University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. On June 6, 2005, the International Criminal Court (ICC) announced the beginning of a formal (...)

| March 2008 | 652 views

Freedom of speech (with limits)

Freedom of speech (with limits)

By Julian Baggini The Kilroy-Silk debate has thrown the spotlight on an age-old dilemma - how can you uphold free speech while preserving social order? (...)

| March 2008 | 1003 views

Cereal prices hit poor countries

Wheat prices have risen 83% in the past year The rising price of cereals such as wheat and maize is a "major global concern", the United Nations’ (...)

| March 2008 | 711 views

Stephen Lewis to speak at UCFV

Stephen Lewis to speak at UCFV

Press Release Many people say they want to change the world. Few are actually doing it. Take advantage of a rare opportunity to meet one of the (...)

| March 2008 | 840 views

World Bank Press Release

What is DM2008? The 2008 Global Development Marketplace competition (DM2008) seeks proposals on the theme of Sustainable Agriculture for Development. (...)

| February 2008 | 747 views