Earth’s Survival Documentary Screening & Networking Session

Sustainable Green Solutions cordially invites all NGOs, NPOs, social entrepreneurs, government institutions, members of the media, and social gamechangers to join them for the Earth’s Survival Documentary Screening & Networking Session.

 
Date: 30 September 2014 (Tuesday)
Time: 7:30PM – 10:30PM
Venue: Singapore Management University, School of Economics & Social Sciences, 90 Stamford Road
RSVP: http://www.facebook.com/events/1488062408135719/
 

EARTH’S SURVIVAL DOCUMENTARY SCREENING & NETWORKING SESSION

We are privileged to hold a special screening of this film in Singapore next week with director of Earth’s Survival, Liz Courtney, in a session that looks at the issue of climate change and explains what everyone needs to know about the IPCC report.

EARTH’S SURVIVAL: DECODING THE CLIMATE REPORT 2014

• Made in consultation with the IPCC and world leading climate scientists, this one-hour documentary takes a look at the top 7 things we really need to understand about the climate report. It decodes thousands…

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Caribbean chikungunya cases: 738,000 and counting

Chik V coming to town – riding with you for another bite, then traveling on for the next sip. Need a song, since little can be done to stop it from coming down to all of us

Repeating Islands

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The tally of chikungunya cases in the Caribbean, pushed by 19,000 new cases in the Dominican Republic, has surpassed 738,000, and Florida has registered another locally acquired case of the mosquito-borne viral infection, according to public health agencies.

In an update today, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said the count as of Sep 19 for the Caribbean and neighboring regions reached 729,178 suspected and 9,537 confirmed cases, for a total of 738,715. That amounts to an increase of 22,185 in suspected cases and 886 confirmed cases since Sep 12, the report shows.

The Dominican Republic’s tally of suspected cases has reached 486,306, up by 19,240 from a week earlier. Confirmed cases in the country stayed the same at 84. In neighboring Haiti, the case count stayed at 64,695, about the same as it was in late July.

Other places that reported rising cases were Curacao, with 665, compared with…

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Documentary screening: Disruption, 27 September, 3pm

350 Singapore is organising a movie screening called Disruption.
Disruption is a new, fast-paced cinematic journey through the wild world of climate change: the science, the politics, the solutions, and the stories that define this crisis at this pivotal point in human history.
The movie is about an hour long, and after we watch it we will have a discussion about what we can all do together on this important issue.
When: 3pm-5pm, Saturday, 27th September 2014,
Where: Room 903 @ NTUC Centre, One Marina Boulevard
 
For official registration you can fill up the Google form here  http://tiny.cc/Disruption350Singapore
If you would like to share it on Facebook with your friends, please share the Facebook event – http://www.facebook.com/events/800017096704580/
Feel free to forward this email as well.
We hope to see you there!

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Unpopular Tory government goes to war just before election. Sound familiar?

Tory MP Philip Hollobone about to defect to UKIP?

Pride's Purge

(not satire – it’s the Tories in meltdown mode)

Speculation is mounting that Kettering MP Philip Hollobone is going to be the next Tory MP to defect to UKIP.

If so, it would explain why UKIP have delayed announcing a candidate for Kettering.

And it would also explain why some Tory voters in Kettering have reported that they have been questioned by a polling company about how they would be likely to vote should Hollobone become a UKIP candidate.

Of course, Hollobone himself has denied he’s about to defect to UKIP.

Which means it’s a cert’ then.

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