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"Delivering Results in a Changing World"

"Delivering Results in a Changing World"
:: by :: Corporate News

 The Mitchell Group is a small business sponsor for the 2014 Society for International Development-Washington Conference, held on Tuesday, May 20th.

The society for International Development conference will feature sessions based on the Sustainable Development Goals. More than 600 development professionals representing the private sector, non-governmental organizations, think thanks, government agencies, multilateral institutions , and universities will be actively engaged.

The sessions will be focusing on

·         Education

·         Sustainable Access to Water

·         Food Security, Nutrition and the feed the future Initiative

·         The Struggle for Land and Resource Rights

·         Next Generation Resilience

·         Global Health Goals and Ensuring Healthy Lives

·         New Approaches to ...

HIV/AIDS and Youth Development in Uganda

:: by Nicole Bridge :: Game Changers

Globally, young people are among the populations most at risk of and affected by HIV and AIDS. UNAIDS estimated about 40% of new adult infections occurring among young people in 2006. This situation might continue unabated unless causes of vulnerability to infection among them are clearly identified and addressed within respective contexts.
The dynamics of the epidemic among young people demand for a holistic approach to address both individuals and the social, cultural and economic environments around individuals to enhance social change. There is an urgent need to factor HIV, AIDS and sexual reproductive health issues into develop-ment programming to ...