The MDGs, despite their wide ranging sets of goals, do not address equity directly, nor do the criteria for a country’s LDC graduation. Moreover, such criteria rely on national level indicators, and national averages may mask continuing vulnerability among a significant proportion of the population in places like Xekong. It will be vital for the Government to remain mindful of this, given Lao PDR’s persistently high proportion of poor people..
Companies are spending money, in many cases a great deal of money, to try to convince us to buy their products or services. This does not make it bad, it just makes it advertising. As consumers it is up to us to perform due diligence before making a purchase decision.
(Source: cabinporn, via cabinporn)series of landscapes were shot in Akureyri, the biggest town in northern Iceland. Located approximately 100 kilometers south of the polar circle, in a fjord that opens onto the sea of Greenland, it is isolated and far removed from the capital Reykjavik. The climate in December, the time of the year these images were made, prompts its inhabitants into a domestic retreat.
This bitter pungent veggie, also known as karela is said to be one of the healthies and antioxidant rich foods that you can add to your diet. It has blood sugar lowering effects and insulin like compound that keeps your blood sugar levels in check. Karela juice is said to be a great elixir for diabetics, who are often suggested to drink a glassful every morning..
Staging of multiple myeloma is based on two widely accepted staging systems. The two systems are the Durie Salmon Staging System, which is an older staging system, and the International Staging System (ISS). The ISS is more widely used now as it provides better information on the projected survival rate and a more useful guide for the treatment and decision making process.
It is a signature song of the Stephen F. Austin State University Lumberjack Marching Band, the Kansas State University Marching Band, the University of Texas Longhorn Band, and of the Indiana State University Marching Sycamores, as ISU is close to the Wabash River. It was also used as the theme song by the USS Wabash (AOR5).
A quarter of poems published during World War One were by women compared to a fifth written by soldiers. Their poetry reveals how women participated during the war working and debating, suffering and sacrificing. As Evelyn Underhill wrote in her poem ‘Non combatants’: “Never of us be said/We had no war to wage.”.