Friday , October 18th , 2019  

Beaten and Tortured for a Ransom, Lured by the Promise of a Livelihood

The International Organisation for Migration says that in Bangladesh victims of human trafficking are either abducted or lured with promises of a better life. Credit: Rafiqul Islam Sarker/IPS By Rafiqul IslamDHAKA, Oct 17 2019 – After his father passed away two years ago, the burden of caring for a six-member family rested on the shoulders of the now 19-year-old Farhad Hossain. He had no clue...

UN’s 75th Anniversary Shadowed by Right-Wing Nationalism, Widespread Authoritarianism & Budgetary Cuts

By Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Oct 17 2019 – When the six much-ballyhooed high-level UN meetings concluded late September, there were mixed feelings about the final outcomes. And civil society organizations (CSOs), who were mostly disappointed with the results, are now gearing themselves for two upcoming key climate summit meetings: COP25 in Santiago, Chile in December and COP26 in Glasgow,...

Governments, Donors and Investors Must Put Their Money Where Their Mouths are on Gender and Climate Change

In rural Sri Lanka women are tasked with fetching and carrying water for the entire household, sometimes walking miles with pots and bottles balanced on their heads. Credit: Amantha Perera/IPS By Jemimah NjukiNAIROBI, Oct 17 2019 – Climate change has a disproportionate impact on women and girls. This is clear when it comes to water, for instance. The Global Commission on Adaptation Report launched...

Ghana’s Grains and Groundnuts Face Increasing Contamination Amid Increasing Temperatures

Ghanian smallholder farmer Regina Dabiali says they are increasingly losing out on harvests as their grains are becoming affected by aflatoxins. Courtesy: Albert Oppong-Ansah/IPS By Albert Oppong-AnsahBONO EAST REGION, Ghana , Oct 16 2019 – Adwoa Frimpomaah, a smallholder farmer from Dandwa, a farming community in Nkoranza, in Ghana’s Bono East Region, and her two children have been...

Holding Transnational Corporations Accountable for Human Rights Abuses

Shayda Naficy is a Senior Program Director at Corporate Accountability. Her areas of expertise include international human rights, global democracy movements, and water privatization and water management*.   Ebuata Philip Jakpor, a journalist and passionate advocate for environmental justice, is currently Programme Manager with the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria. By...

Sol-Gel to Present on Potential of Sol-Gel Microencapsulation Technology in Rosacea at 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference

NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol–Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL) today announced it will present research on the use of its proprietary microencapsulation technology in treating papulopustular rosacea, including Phase 3 results for Epsolay microencapsulated benzoyl peroxide cream, 5% (E–BPO), at the 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference...

Sol-Gel to Present on Potential of Sol-Gel Microencapsulation Technology in Rosacea at 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference

NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol–Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL) today announced it will present research on the use of its proprietary microencapsulation technology in treating papulopustular rosacea, including Phase 3 results for Epsolay microencapsulated benzoyl peroxide cream, 5% (E–BPO), at the 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference...

Sol-Gel to Present on Potential of Sol-Gel Microencapsulation Technology in Rosacea at 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference

NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol–Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL) today announced it will present research on the use of its proprietary microencapsulation technology in treating papulopustular rosacea, including Phase 3 results for Epsolay microencapsulated benzoyl peroxide cream, 5% (E–BPO), at the 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference...

Sol-Gel to Present on Potential of Sol-Gel Microencapsulation Technology in Rosacea at 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference

NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol–Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL) today announced it will present research on the use of its proprietary microencapsulation technology in treating papulopustular rosacea, including Phase 3 results for Epsolay microencapsulated benzoyl peroxide cream, 5% (E–BPO), at the 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference...

Sol-Gel to Present on Potential of Sol-Gel Microencapsulation Technology in Rosacea at 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference

NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol–Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL) today announced it will present research on the use of its proprietary microencapsulation technology in treating papulopustular rosacea, including Phase 3 results for Epsolay microencapsulated benzoyl peroxide cream, 5% (E–BPO), at the 39th Annual Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference...