International Student Information Session Poster

#Canada; #InternationalStudents; #VirtualInformationSession; #InternatioanYouthOrganization; #ConsGenOfIndiaToronto

Toronto/: An International Student Information Session is being hosted virtually on Jan 29, 2022, from 10 AM-12:30 PM. by the International Youth (https://www.intyouth.org), a non-profit organization established three years ago by Jerin Raj, to provide programs to support international learners…

Republic Day Invitation. Image credit: Cons Gen of India Toronto

#Toronto; #73rdRepublicDayOfIndia; #Jan26; #VirtualCelebration; #ConsGenOfIndiaToronto

Toronto: The Consulate General of India, Toronto office will be virtually celebrating the 73rd Republic Day of India on 26th January 2022 at 10:00 hrs at its premises.

The Consul General of India, Toronto Ms. Apoorva Srivastava cordially invites all the Indian diaspora in India…

#Canada; #ClimateChange; #Droughts;; #Flooding; #DecreaseInCropProduction; #FriesAndMustardsShortSupplies; #ShippingAffected

Snow covers soya fields at the Belfontaine Holstein farm in Quebec in early December 2021…

International shortages of fries and mustard due to a decrease in crop production and shipping have been caused because of the combination of drought in Canada’s prairies and flooding on its Pacific coast, https://phys.org/news reports said.

In Japan, for example, McDonald’s has been…

#ClimateChange; #OceanProductivity

Fig. 1. Early Pliocene (4.5 Ma) paleogeographic reconstruction showing deep-sea drill sites (ODP and IODP)…

By drilling deep down into sediments on the ocean floor researchers can travel back in time. A research team led by Uppsala University now presents new clues as to when and why a period often referred to as the ‘biogenic bloom’ came to an abrupt end. Changes in…

#HiroshimaHorrors; #nuclearWeapons; #GlobalThreat; #SaveHumanity

Erico Platt looks at the disarmament exhibition that she staged, “Three-Quarters of a Century After…

Despite the annihilation of two major Japanese cities in 1945, atomic bombs have not been relegated to the pages of history books, but continue to be developed today — with increasingly more power to destroy than they had when unleashed on Hiroshima and Nagasaki back in…

#UN; #GlobalHealth; #Covid19Vaccine; #COVAX

COVID-19 vaccines delivered through the COVAX Facility arrive in Tanzania. Image credit: UNICEF/Daniel Msirikale

With a 1.1 million jab delivery in Rwanda this weekend, the World Health Organization’s multilateral initiative to provide equal access to vaccines for all reached the one billion milestones.

Along with the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), the Vaccine Alliance GAVI, and partners, WHO have…

#UN; #Environment; #Volcano; Tsumami

An island in the Pacific Ocean (Archive). Image credit: Bernard Spragg

New York: Secretary-General António Guterres expressed his deep concern after reports of a tsunami and ash affecting Tonga following the eruption of an undersea volcano near the Pacific nation.

The UN chief also aired his concern about the tsunami warnings that have been issued in other…

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