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Zambia Bata Shoe Company Plc (BATA.zm) 2017 Abridged Report

first_imgZambia Bata Shoe Company Plc (BATA.zm) listed on the Lusaka Securities Exchange under the Retail sector has released it’s 2017 abridged results.For more information about Zambia Bata Shoe Company Plc (BATA.zm) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Zambia Bata Shoe Company Plc (BATA.zm) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Zambia Bata Shoe Company Plc (BATA.zm)  2017 abridged results.Company ProfileZambia Bata Shoe Company plc. manufactures and markets a wide range of smart and casual footwear and other leather and plastic products for the fashion sector in Zambia. Products in its accessories range include handbags and belts. The footwear company operates in three markets: retail, wholesale and export. The company has a national footprint with 50 modern stores located in the major towns and cities of Zambia. In addition to its own Bata brand, the company is an agent for popular shoe brands such as Marie Claire, Makuba, Toughies, Power, Tommy Takkies, North Star and Bubble Gummers. Zambia Bata Shoe Company was established in 1937 and is a subsidiary of Bafin (Nederland) BV. Zambia Bata Shoe Company is listed on the Lusaka Securities Exchangelast_img read more

Generate a sustainable passive income today with bargain dividend stocks

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Bishop of Oregon Michael Hanley announces intention to retire January…

first_img Curate Diocese of Nebraska Submit an Event Listing Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Posted May 7, 2019 Rector Bath, NC Rector Shreveport, LA Submit a Job Listing Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Director of Music Morristown, NJ Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Rector Washington, DC Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Featured Events Rector Albany, NY [Diocese of Oregon] Diocese of Oregon Bishop Michael Hanley on May 6 announced his intention to retire in January 2021 and called for the election of his successor. In a letter to the diocese, Hanley wrote, “My reasons for this are quite simple. First, it is time for me. By the date of my retirement, I will be 66 years old and I will have served as deacon, priest, or bishop for just under 40 years. I feel that God is now calling me to focus [on my family and] being a parishioner in the church.”Hanley was ordained and consecrated in April 2010 to lead a diocese of 71 congregations and more than 15,000 parishioners. His ministry has included an emphasis on social justice issues, particularly through expanding the diocesan commitment to Latino ministry and his involvement with Bishops United Against Gun Violence. Hanley also serves as part of the Common Table group of Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, which seeks to build relationships between religious leaders and provide a united voice of faith on community topics.The Standing Committee will oversee the process, which is expected to include an electing convention in June 2020. Further details will be published, but the process typically includes the formation of search and transition committees, the creation of a diocesan profile, and a period of nominations before the slate is announced.Hanley concluded his letter, “Thank you, good people, for your help and support over these past nine years. Thank you for your prayers and, perhaps most of all, thank you for allowing me into your diocesan family. It has been an honor and privilege to serve the church with you. I look forward to the rest of my time with you as your bishop.” Rector Pittsburgh, PA Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Tags Featured Jobs & Calls Press Release Service Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Rector Knoxville, TN The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Submit a Press Releasecenter_img Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Hopkinsville, KY Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Youth Minister Lorton, VA Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT House of Bishops Rector Martinsville, VA Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Rector Tampa, FL Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Associate Rector Columbus, GA Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Rector Belleville, IL Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Rector Smithfield, NC Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Bishop of Oregon Michael Hanley announces intention to retire January 2021 Rector Collierville, TN This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Bishop Elections, Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 last_img read more

Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops postponed to 2021

first_img Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Posted Mar 23, 2020 Director of Music Morristown, NJ Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector Martinsville, VA Tags [Anglican Communion News Service] The once-a-decade gathering of the bishops of the Anglican Communion, which was to be held in Canterbury, Kent, in July and August this year, has been rescheduled for 2021 in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.The decision was taken today by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby following consultation with a range of stakeholders, including the trustees of the Lambeth Conference Company, the charitable organization which runs the conference on behalf of the archbishop of Canterbury. In recent weeks the Lambeth Conference organizing teams have been prayerfully thinking through the impact of coronavirus pandemic on the plans and preparations for this important event. Welby has consulted a number of key players, including his fellow primates – the leaders of the 40 autonomous churches of the Anglican Communion.In a video message, the Welby, said: “The place of a bishop at a time of difficulty is a place of a shepherd when the wolf is attacking the flock. It is to be with them. To be alongside them. To love them. To suffer with them.“Because of the coronavirus, travel around the world is deeply restricted and the amount of time that we will face these limitations is unknown. For these reasons, so that we may be good shepherds as bishops in the Anglican world, and encourage the church to be there for God’s suffering world, we have decided to reschedule and postpone the conference and to put it forward till 2021 at pretty well the same time.“We’ll write to the bishops with the exact dates as soon as we have them fixed. In other words, a delay of one year. We are absolutely not cancelling. When we come together it will be in a world reshaped by what is going on at the moment, and it is ever more important that we meet to pray, to study the scriptures, to hear the word of God, to comfort, to gain a fresh vision of what it is to be God’s Church for God’s World.“Someone pointed out today that the Lambeth Conference of 1920 delayed from 1918, met in the shadow of the First World War, that the conference of 1948 met in the shadow of the Second World War. Both of them having seen terrible events, God send that we do not see anything like that. But let us remember that as we come together and share our wisdom, we will need to hear from the Spirit through each other to think and ponder and study, to worship and pray.”“Since the outbreak of COVID-19, the Lambeth Conference Company has been monitoring the situation and following advice from public health authorities,” a spokesperson for the Lambeth Conference company said. “The public health risk of the coronavirus in the United Kingdom has now been assessed as “high” by the U.K.’s chief medical officers and a wide range of governmental measures are in place to respond to the health crisis.“This significant meeting of Anglican bishops and spouses will continue to be planned- with an exciting and engaging programme, being held in the same venue at the University of Kent and Canterbury Cathedral – just one year on.“We recognize that this will be a significant disappointment for all those registered to attend. Whether that’s as an event delegate; participating in the hospitality programme; contributing to the conference programme; being part of our resource center or serving as a volunteer or steward at the event. Especially as the Lambeth Conference in 2020 was set to be the largest conference yet. However, the health and safety of our event attendees is our utmost priority.” Submit a Press Release Rector Washington, DC Featured Events TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Associate Rector Columbus, GA Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Rector Smithfield, NC Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Anglican Communion, Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Lambeth Conference Rector Hopkinsville, KY Submit a Job Listing Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops postponed to 2021 Curate Diocese of Nebraska center_img Rector Bath, NC COVID-19, Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Press Release Service Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Youth Minister Lorton, VA Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Rector Collierville, TN Rector Knoxville, TN AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Rector Belleville, IL Health & Healthcare, Featured Jobs & Calls The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Rector Pittsburgh, PA Rector Shreveport, LA Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Rector Tampa, FL Submit an Event Listing Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Rector Albany, NY Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NYlast_img read more

Tex-Tonic House 1 / Paul McAneary Architects

first_imgArchDaily ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/155369/tex-tonic-house-1-paul-mcaneary-architects Clipboard United Kingdom 2010 “COPY” Area:  466 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Save this picture!© Paul McAneary Architects Ltd+ 12 Share CopyAbout this officePaul McAneary ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductsWoodBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesLondonWoodHousesUnited KingdomPublished on August 02, 2011Cite: “Tex-Tonic House 1 / Paul McAneary Architects” 02 Aug 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogPartitionsSkyfoldIntegrating Operable Walls in a SpaceGlass3MSafety Window Films in Associated Watch and Jewelry BuyersFaucetshansgroheKitchen Mixers – Talis MWindowsAir-LuxSliding Windows for High-Rise BuildingsSignage / Display SystemsGoppionDisplay Case – B-ClassGlassLAMILUXGlass Roof PR60Manuals & AdviceSikaFirestop SystemsMetal PanelsAmerican MetalcraftRainscreen – RS300Curtain WallsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Curtain Wall – Rabel 35000 Slim Super ThermalWaste Containers / Recycling BinsPunto DesignLitter Bin – PapilonSound BoothsFramerySoundproof Phone Booths – Framery OneCarpetsnanimarquinaRugs – ShadeMore products »Read commentsSave世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Projects CopyHouses•London, United Kingdom Architects: Paul McAneary Architects Area Area of this architecture project Tex-Tonic House 1 / Paul McAneary ArchitectsSave this projectSaveTex-Tonic House 1 / Paul McAneary Architects Houses Photographs Tex-Tonic House 1 / Paul McAneary Architects Photographs:  Paul McAneary Architects LtdText description provided by the architects. The clients brief in this invited competition was to design two apartments on the top floor of the existing Central London post office and Phillips de Pury art action house in Victoria, London. The client expressed a wish for large volume ‘loft’ spaces and his desire for a contemporary design and functionality. Paul McAneary Architects’ response won the competition with a proposal for expressed natural tectonics through numerous new details, and even developing a new material type of cast timber bronze.Save this picture!© Paul McAneary Architects LtdRecommended ProductsCeramicsApavisaTiles – JewelsRenders / 3D AnimationAUGmentectureAugmented Reality Platform – AUGmentecture™CeramicsApariciPorcelain Tiles – TangoRenders / 3D AnimationEnscape3D Real-Time Rendering SoftwareSince, the two apartments are built on top of the existing Central London post office, the postal delivery system has been the inspirational source of the concept design. Paul McAneary Architects responded to the brief by expressing and magnifying the ‘post box component-concept-element’ into large boxes of natural materials accommodating for the private programme.Save this picture!© Paul McAneary Architects LtdWe placed three bedroom boxes within the large double height loft space, to provide rooms for sleeping accommodation: additional to the master bedroom and two further bedrooms, they accommodate for the master bedroom walk-in wardrobe, en-suite bathroom and a shared bathroom. In line with a more contemporary domesticity, the private programme area is relatively modest in size. The client expressed the desire to have a large versatile living space perfect for relaxation and parties, as a result the living area is spacious and serves multipurpose events. Save this picture!© Paul McAneary Architects LtdThe overall architectural language is modest and dramatic at the same time: mixed timber tectonics have been applied with an emphasis on their texture and intrinsic beauty. The amount of ‘vertical natural light’ flooding through the large skylights, walk on glass and the horizontal curtain walling maximise the exquisite effect of the natural grain and pattern of the timber ceiling, oak beams and floor as well as the bronze ‘timber texture’.Save this picture!© Paul McAneary Architects LtdProject gallerySee allShow lessLiquidScapes / LEEAD ConsultingArticlesShibuya – Newtown Townhomes / Tony Owen PartnersArticles Share Year:  “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/155369/tex-tonic-house-1-paul-mcaneary-architects Clipboardlast_img read more

Cheshm Cheran / ZAV Architects

first_img Projects Cheshm Cheran / ZAV ArchitectsSave this projectSaveCheshm Cheran / ZAV Architects Cheshm Cheran / ZAV Architects Iran Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/885676/cheshm-cheran-zav-architects Clipboard “COPY” Photographs:  Parham Taghiof, Soroosh Majidi, Deed Studio Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Photographs “COPY” Manufacturers: Antolini, Avandad, Avandad-AntoliniArchitect In Charge:Mohamadreza GhodousiDesign Director:Sara JafariDesign Team:Mohsen Saf-shekanLandscape:Golnaz BahramiConstruction:Khalil FarshbafSupervision:Fateme Rezaie Fakhr –e- AstaneStructure:Jalal-aldin SajadianElectrical And Mechanical:Peyman ShafeeianGraphic:Yegane GhezellooClient:Khalil FarshbafArea:2320 m2City:MinudashtCountry:IranMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Parham TaghiofRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreWindowsLibartVertical Retracting Doors & WindowsWindowsVitrocsaMinimalist Window – SlidingWindowspanoramah!®ah!38 – FlexibilityText description provided by the architects. The site is vast. It is located down the Minoodasht hills and has a moderate downward slope. The design of the project is very much informed by simple questions: Is it possible to preserve and enhance the site’s natural character, while appropriating it as an inhabitable locale? Can we ignore the temptation of putting an architectural volume on this fascinating field and instead, focus on capturing its stunning views?Save this picture!© Soroosh MajidiThe architectural volume is placed on a forgotten patch of land next to the rainwater reservoir and its positioning enables it to benefit from a panoramic view of the project’s greater context. To secure maximum connection with nature, the conventional circulation and spatial diagram for rural and sub-urban constructions is challenged.Save this picture!Isometric DiagramCirculation and social spaces of the house are combined and misplaced to be situated around the habitation units as an elevated open space called “the Platform or Joy Lounge”, which was the result of our endeavor to impose the minimum intervention on the farm land that appears as a duplicated and elevated piece of land. As such, each and every environmentally conditioned spatial pocket, or the habitation units, is endowed with independent access and view. Underneath, a continuous landscape is in full operation.Save this picture!© Parham TaghiofSave this picture!Section BSave this picture!© Parham TaghiofThe constructed landscape of the site, follows the natural contours and the initial geo-morphology of the land. As such, the landscape is a continuation of the farm and the hills, while the architecture, the elevated platform, operates as a viewing apparatus both for the natural and the constructed landscapes.Save this picture!© Soroosh MajidiProject gallerySee allShow lessHua Fai Youth Center / Estudio CavernasSelected ProjectsCheomdan Badminton Court / JHW IROJE architects&planners + The Sa-ram ArchitectsSelected Projects Sharecenter_img 2017 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/885676/cheshm-cheran-zav-architects Clipboard Area:  298 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  CopyAbout this officeZAV ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductStone#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesMinudashtIranPublished on January 02, 2018Cite: “Cheshm Cheran / ZAV Architects” 02 Jan 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogAluminium CompositesTechnowoodHow to Design a Façade with AluProfile Vertical ProfilesSynthetics / AsphaltMitrexSolar RoofMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic RoyalPlumbingSanifloGreywater Pump – Sanifast®SWH190WoodLunawoodInterior ThermowoodMembranesEffisusAVCL Systems for FacadesSinksCosentinoBathroom Collection – Silestone® WashbasinsDoorsStudcoPocket Door Trims – CavKitWoodStructureCraftEngineering – Architectural & FreeformMetal PanelsRHEINZINKPanel Surface Finish – prePATINA-LineHanging LampsEureka LightingSuspended Lights – BloomMetallicsBaileyFacade Systems- I-Line Snap-On Feature ChannelMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream CopyHouses•Minudasht, Iran ArchDaily Architects: ZAV Architects Area Area of this architecture project Save this picture!© Parham Taghiof+ 60Curated by Fernanda Castro Sharelast_img read more

Leeds hospice wins charity of the year

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis St Gemma’s hospice in Leeds has won the charity of the year award at the UK Charity Awards.The award was made to the hospice in recognition of the fact that it had “regained focus” under a new management team and had completed the first stage of a £5m renovation.The award for the best fundraising campaign was won by the Cumbria Community Foundation for raising £2.2m for its recovery fund in the wake of the foot and mouth epidemic last year. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 10 September 2002 | News Leeds hospice wins charity of the year Read “Focus on success” by David Brindle at SocietyGuardian.  10 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

Indonesia’s double dealing on media freedom

first_img June 2, 2021 Find out more In rural India, journalists face choice between covering pandemic and survival photo : David Robie/PMC Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns Indonesia’s double dealing, hosting the 24th annual celebration of World Press Freedom Day in Jakarta with UNESCO while continuing to harass independent journalists in West Papua, the Indonesian half of the island of New Guinea, with impunity. News RSF_en News Follow the news on Asia – Pacific IndonesiaPapua New GuineaAsia – Pacific Receive email alerts Help by sharing this information Another French journalist, Cyril Payen, was refused permission to return to Indonesia in 2016 after France 24 broadcast a documentary he had made about West Papua, entitled “Forgotten war of the Papuas.” He had had nonetheless obtained all the necessary authorizations before visiting West Papua to film for the documentary in 2015. Organisation IndonesiaPapua New GuineaAsia – Pacific to go further Yance Wenda, a photographer for the local news website Jubi, was arrested and beaten by police yesterday, the eve of World Press Freedom Day, while he was covering a peaceful demonstration in Sentani, a suburb of Jayapura, West Papua’s largest city. After being held for four hours, Wenda told the BenarNews website that the police began hitting him with “hands, guns and cane” without giving him a chance to show them his media assignment letter. Jayapura police chief Gustav Urbinas acknowledged that Wenda was arrested but denied that the police hit him. Wenda nonetheless took photos of his injuries and posted them online as evidence of the police brutality.“We firmly condemn the police violence against Yance Wenda and we call for an investigation so that both the perpetrators and their superiors, who endorse their brutality, can be brought to justice,” said Benjamin Ismaïl, the head of RSF’s Asia- Pacific desk. “Indonesia is in the bottom third of the 2017 World Press Index and this beating, the latest in a long series of attacks on media freedom in West Papua in recent months, constitutes yet further evidence that it did not deserve to host the World Press Freedom Day celebration.”Ismaïl added: “UNESCO and all the political figures gathered in Jakarta must condemn the violence and ask President Joko Widodo to stop playing a double game that consists of promoting media freedom with the international community while continuing to crack down in West Papua.”Indonesia is ranked 124th out of 180 countries in the 2017 World Press Freedom Index that RSF published on 26 April. It is not unusual for both local and foreign journalists to be threatened anonymously or by the authorities and to be forced to censor themselves. Last week, the West Papua police seized TV reporter Richardo Hutahaean’s camera and deleted its contents. Hutahaean, who heads an association of Papua TV journalists, and two colleagues also received death threats after a covering a court hearing on a dispute between local politicians.Because of the alarming media freedom situation in West Papua, the harassment of journalists and the frequent refusal to give press visas to foreign journalists, human rights organizations plan to protest during the events organized by UNESCO and the Indonesian government in order to press the international community to react. RSF expresses its support for the Legal Aid Centre for the Press (LBH Pers), which organized a public discussion on media freedom in West Papua on 2 April.The foreign media are usually prevented from working in West Papua and on the rare occasions when they are allowed to operate there, they are kept under close surveillance. French journalists Franck Escudie and Basile Longchamp were deported on 17 March after arriving in West Papua to film for a documentary. June 10, 2021 Find out more May 2, 2017 – Updated on August 23, 2019 Indonesia’s double dealing on media freedom Mongolia : RSF urges presidential candidates to voice support for press freedom Pakistani TV anchor censored after denouncing violence against journalists News News June 7, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

Pasadena Unified Board to Deliberate on Pay Raises for Youth Leaders at Thursday Meeting

first_img Subscribe 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Education Pasadena Unified Board to Deliberate on Pay Raises for Youth Leaders at Thursday Meeting From STAFF REPORTS Published on Monday, August 22, 2016 | 6:50 pm Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  First Heatwave Expected Next Week faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News Make a comment HerbeautyStop Eating Read Meat (Before It’s Too Late)HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyInstall These Measures To Keep Your Household Safe From Covid19HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWant To Seriously Cut On Sugar? You Need To Know A Few TricksHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyGained Back All The Weight You Lost?HerbeautyHerbeauty Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday center_img Top of the News More Cool Stuff The Pasadena Unified School District Board of Education may decide to increase the hourly pay rates of Youth Leaders employed by the school district under its PasadenaLEARNS After-School program.From hourly rates of $10 to $14, Youth Leaders – usually high school graduates or GED equivalents who work with an average of 20 elementary students and provide academic support and enrichment classes – may get between eight and 25 percent increases, depending on their experience levels.PUSD gave the following reasons for seeking authority to increase the rates:• To allow the PasadenaLEARNs program to attract higher quality applicants• To keep the program competitive with after-school programs in surrounding communities thereby minimizing staffing shortages• To decreased staff turnover rates and provide more stability in the program• To create incremental impact to the budget over time as State minimum wage increasesThe Board of Education will discuss the proposed increases Thursday, August 25, during its regular meeting at PUSD’s Elbie J. Hickambottom Board Room.A published agenda shows a number of important issues up for discussion during the school board meeting, which will also include a public hearing to solicit input and comment on proposed changes to a successor agreement between the PUSD and the California School Employees Association Pasadena Chapter, where PUSD teachers belong.Among the changes proposed involve Article X on Hours and Overtime, providing all 12-month PUSD classified employees an option to work a four-day work week during the months of June and July and based upon the student calendar, and allowing for flexibility to modify the non-working period during July and August.The other changes will be on Article XXXIII, where it is proposed that the successor agreement remain in force and effect up to and including June 30, 2019, and that the parties agree to limited openers in 2017-2018 and 2018-2019.The Board of Education will also tackle personnel assignments within the district, proposed contracts with a couple of law firms to represent the district in court litigations and legal proceedings, pending purchase orders for school and office equipment, including inspection and testing services for the modernization of a TV studio and digital laboratory for John Muir High School and facilities improvement projects at other schools within PUSD.PUSD staff will also report to the Board about events surrounding the recent school opening.The school board meeting starts at 4:30 p.m. at PUSD, located at 351 South Hudson Avenue in Pasadena. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Business News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Community News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy last_img read more

Take advantage of insulation scheme-Collins

first_imgEmail Twitter Previous articleCouncil tells staff – go easy on the paperNext articleManaging your workforce in a challenging economic climate admin NewsLocal NewsTake advantage of insulation scheme-CollinsBy admin – February 21, 2009 671 WhatsApp Facebookcenter_img LIMERICK householders who are interested in cutting heating bill are being urged to apply for a new Government insulation scheme by local TD Niall Collins.  100 million euro has been set aside to provide grants to people who are looking to make their homes more energy efficient, reducing energy use and helping them to keep their homes warmer.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The grants will be provided under two different schemes.  The Home Energy Saving Scheme is for private, middle income homes and will provide funding for people to install roof insulation, cavity wall insulation, internal wall insulation, external wall insulation, high efficiency boiler plus heating control upgrade and a heating control upgrade.  The Warmer Homes Scheme is part of the Low Income Housing Programme and is aimed at those on low incomes or a social welfare allowance.  This programme provides for the install of energy efficiency measures in low income and local authority housing through community based organisations.  Energy efficiency improvements include upgrading the fabric of the building with attic insulation, cavity wall insulation, draught proofing and providing lagging jackets.  “It’s estimated that by putting in place the right energy efficiency measures the average household can save up to 700 euro a year on their heating bills,” said Deputy Niall Collins.  “That is a considerable amount of money and it really emphasises the benefits that can be secured by taking part in these schemes.“Not only will you receive a grant to help install these insulation measures but the fact is that it will also reduce you electricity, gas and heating bills every year.  It’s a win, win for everyone.  By insulating our homes we’re also protecting the environment and reducing our carbon emissions, which is something that everyone should be encouraging.” Linkedin Print Advertisementlast_img read more