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STAR India Will Air 'Girl Rising' Documentary on Girls' Empowerment with Help of Bollywood Stars

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On Saturday, August 29, STAR India's flagship channel Star Plus will air Girl Rising, an acclaimed documentary from Academy Award nominee Richard E. Robbins that raises awareness of gender inequality and advocates for women's empowerment. The film is the centerpiece of the Girl Rising campaign, which promotes women's rights around the world, and this broadcast will be the first time the film has been shown in India.

Tune-In: Diversity, Innovation, and Tri-Sector Partnership in Global Public Health

Join PYXERA Global & Global Health Fellows Program II LIVE on Google Hangouts On Air, Wednesday, June 3, 2:00 – 2:30 pm ET
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Kimberly-Clark Supports 14th Annual World Toilet Summit In New Delhi, India

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As part of Kimberly-Clark’s (K-C) commitment to improve sanitation worldwide, the company sponsored and participated in the 14th annual World Toilet Summit held in New Delhi, India on January 19-20, 2015.

Policymakers, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), the private sector, religious leaders, academics, experts, celebrities, the media and other sanitation sector stakeholders came together to amplify the Indian government’s Swachh Bharat (Clean India) mission, and mobilize partnerships to address India’s sanitation challenges.

P&G Documentary Remembers the Victims and Honors the Survivors of Haiyan

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This 13-minute P&G documentary remembers the victims and honors the survivors of Haiyan by shining a light on what remains after the storm: the Filipino resilience to overcome challenges, the ability to rise again, and the tremendous strength to move forward after so much loss.

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Hope in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

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One year ago, Super Typhoon Haiyan—the strongest tropical typhoon on record to make landfall—devastated a huge part of central Philippines, claiming thousands of lives and destroying homes and livelihoods.  

MLB, MLBPA Announce Education Initiative with USAID in the Dominican Republic

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February 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today a partnership with the United States Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to focus on education in the Dominican Republic.

From Crisis to Collaboration: Building Stronger Systems in Response to Ebola

Free Webinar, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 1:30-2:30 P.M. EST
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How can companies and nongovernmental organizations better respond to global outbreaks? What are the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead? Join the Points of Light Corporate Service Council and Disaster Response Team, along with companies who are leading Ebola response efforts. Hear examples, highlights and reactions from GE, GSK, IBM, Jhpiego and USAID.

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Improving Climate Change Resiliency in Latin America and the Caribbean

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Kena Vasquez, project manager in AECOM’s international development business, discusses her work with the U.S. Agency for International Development to strengthen resilience to climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Eight Steps to Develop a More-Resilient Philippines

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Eight steps to build a more-resilient Philippines

One year ago, Typhoon Haiyan (known locally as "Yolanda") struck the Philippines, killing more than 6,000 people and directly affecting 16 million others. It caused extensive damage to water systems, schools, hospitals, health facilities and other infrastructure. 

Upcoming #3BLchat: Global Pro Bono is Moving the Needle on Maternal Health | Wednesday, Nov 19 at 1PM EST

USAID, Merck for Mothers, PYXERA Global & Jacaranda Health talk about how cross-sector partnership is changing the face of maternal health
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Mark Your Calendars!

Date:  Wednesday, Nov 19
Time:  1 pm, ET

According to many leading organizations in global health, including the Public Health Institute, 2014 presented 3 major megatrends in healthcare: 

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