Monthly Archives: June 2021

Kenya’s economy to rebound this year but remains vulnerable – World Bank

NAIROBI, June 30 (Reuters) – Kenya’s economy to grow 4.5% this year as vaccinations and easing lockdown help it recover from a coronavirus-induced slump last year , although it has always remained very vulnerable to the pandemic, the World Bank announced on Wednesday. . The growth of the East African …

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People living with HIV have a significantly higher risk of suicide: study

ANI | Update: June 30, 2021 7:08 PM STI Washington [US], June 30 (ANI): A new study by researchers at Penn State College of Medicine has indicated that people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) are more likely have thoughts of suicide and die by …

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5 things to know Wednesday

Crews in collapsed Florida condo face weather, weather and other challenges In addition to inclement weather and debris, emergency responders battle the weather, heat and water as they continue their search on Wednesday for the 149 missing victims of a condo collapse in Surfside, just outside outside of Miami. The …

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Austin and Community Partners Seek to Address Extreme ‘Hot Spots’ Around City

AUSTIN (KXAN) – The University of Texas and the City of Austin are researching hot spots in the city. The two groups have launched a study to determine how best to combat excessive heat in urban areas. In places like the Mueller Development, the pedestrian space and refreshing treeline canopy …

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Kenyan universities face great challenges in going digital. But this can be done

As an academic working at a university in Kenya, I have witnessed first-hand the massive disruption to learning caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The situation is not unique to Kenya. Universities in neighboring Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia are also affected. Kenya has more than 70 universities, 38 of which are …

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Biden’s proposal could be the answer to Social Security disability benefit issues

The announcement that President Joe Biden’s budget Budget proposal 2022 providing a 9.7%, or $ 1.3 billion, increase in funding to the Social Security Administration is certainly a promising step towards a post-pandemic return to normal. Like many government agencies, the SSA has closed most of its field offices to …

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HIV prevention experts call for regular testing

CHICAGO – This weekend marked National HIV Testing Day, when people are encouraged to find out their HIV status and work to end the stigma surrounding HIV and AIDS. Jim Pickett, senior director of gay men’s health and prevention advocacy for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, said it’s important for …

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Two Minds: Will Bean Works To Remind His Indigenous Transgender Colleagues That Things Are Getting Better | Alaska Native Quarterly

Until recently, my career in journalism had been limited to the music and nightlife scene, a community in which I have been deeply involved for almost two years. I have worked with friends and colleagues that I have known since I started playing, mainly musicians, bartenders and business owners. Since …

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Fan View: ‘Jesse is Kenya’s Messi’ – Kenyans react after Were scores four for Zesco United

Timu ya Ziko will now play in the Caf Champions League alongside Zanaco after former Tusker striker shown by example Kenyans took to social media to hail striker Jesse Were’s latest achievement after scoring four goals for Zesco United on Sunday. The imposing Harambee Star capped the 2020-21 season with …

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State budget review increases Oakland funding for community workers – NBC Bay Area

A state budget amendment would give Oakland’s new Community Response Program a $ 10 million boost, a non-police approach to community appeals for incidents that are neither violent nor criminal. The budget amendment comes from State Senator Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), and was announced Saturday in a press release issued by …

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AIDS Healthcare Foundation hosts free HIV testing event in Jackson

A crowd gathered in Pittman Park on Sunday afternoon as the Jackson community gathered to recognize National HIV Testing Day with a community block party. AIDS Healthcare Foundation, the world’s largest nonprofit HIV / AIDS service provider, partnered with Jackson-based Xperience Jxn Entertainment Group and the Black Leadership AIDS Crisis …

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Access to health care is a right

For people living with HIV, not having the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would have limited their access to doctors and drugs. There is no cure for HIV, so without ACA the disease would develop much faster, said Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MS, MPH, Dean, Professor and Director of the Center …

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Legislature seeks to stop collection of child support debts – only for some | New

California lawmakers proposed a budget to stop collecting child support from some parents receiving cash assistance, but the proposed solution was to remove those debtors in January. It is far from what you stand for. The state council budget is a debt to the government (to the family) for parents …

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Allison Mack Says NXIVM Is The “Biggest Regret” Of Her Life

Allison mack Photo: Drew Angerer / Getty Images Allison Mack’s lawyers are asking that she not be sentenced to jail time for her role in recruiting women into Keith Raniere’s NXIVM sex cult, pointing to a letter the Small town The actress went to court apologizing for what she considered …

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Syracuse mother delivers food and hope to community after her son is shot dead

As temperatures exceeded 90 degrees in Syracuse on Sunday afternoon, a grieving family walked through their West Side community, handing out hot food, cold drinks and a bit of positivity. Janette Rivera-DeLeon, 57, spent the day with family and friends collecting more than 300 bags of food to distribute to …

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Bruce Springsteen opens up on DWI arrest at Broadway show

When Britney Spears during her guardianship heard that she wanted to have more children, it came as no shock to an ex-boyfriend. In fact, he says the pop star is desperate for a baby girl. The ex spoke to Page Six but did not want to be identified for fear …

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Positive start for Kenya in 2021 Rugby Africa Barthes Cup: the benchmark sport

The 2021 Rugby Africa Barthes Cup action between Kenya U20 and Senegal U20. [Courtesy-KRU] Kenya’s national under-20 rugby team kicked off their Rugby Africa Barthes Cup campaign on a high note after beating Senegal 50-3 in the opener at Nairobi’s Nyayo Stadium. Kenya U20, also known as ‘Chipu’, scored eight …

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Nairobi: The struggle to Africanize a colonial city | Kenya

Francis Atwoli is a man of means. Fabulously wealthy, the pugnacious 72-year-old has headed the Central Organization of Trade Unions for two decades, somewhat ironically representing more than 2.5 million low-paid workers in Kenya. Under his leadership, the labor movement has been completely neutralized as a political force, and he …

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Binnings shares the secrets of self-sufficient agriculture

MAUD, Texas – Among the changes seen on this slope of the pandemic, there may be a new emphasis on agriculture and other self-reliance efforts. In the beginning, with panic buying and supply chain complications, various supplies became scarce during the height of COVID. Some people have taken note of …

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HIV awareness event to draw attention to the public health crisis

CHARLESTON, West Virginia (WSAZ) – More than 200 community members gathered on Saturday afternoon at Magic Island, forming the expression HIV SOS with their bodies. “If you just moved to Charleston, you wouldn’t know we are in so much pain,” said Joe Solomon, organizer of Solutions Oriented Addiction Response (SOAR). …

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Latinx Technology and Community Center commemorates 20th anniversary with music, dancing and food

FLINT, MI – The Latinx Technology and Community Center celebrated its 20th anniversary with a festive day full of music, dancing and culturally authentic Latin cuisine on Saturday, June 26. “It is a blessing and an honor to hold this position and to celebrate 20 years,” said Zuccaro. “It’s one …

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Neuville weather kenya storm as Ogier closes the gap

Published on: 06/26/2021 – 17:06 Paris (AFP) Thierry Neuville weathered a massive storm on Saturday in his Hyundai to retain pole position on Day 2 of the Safari Rally in Kenya, but looked over his shoulder as seven-time French world champion Sébastien Ogier closed the gap to come third at …

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Work continues amid exam fever

Young fever surveillance workers with GCC help their families out of financial distress Last month, P. Krithika’s honoraria received from the Greater Chennai Corporation for volunteering as a fever watchdog helped fill her mother’s income shortfall. It meant a lot because her mother is the sole breadwinner. The fees also …

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Rep Ruiz, Local LGBTQ Community Leaders Commemorate Pulse National Pulse Memorial Designation

New President Joe Biden enacted a measure designating the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida, as a national memorial. 49 people dead and 53 people injured were killed in a shootout in the nightclub on June 12, 2016. It was the deadliest attack on the LGBTQ community in US history. Biden …

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“I would probably have a year or two to live” | Man diagnosed with HIV in 1986 lives thanks to diagnosis

John Jaruzel was tested for HIV in 1986 and came back positive. At first he thought he only had a few years to live. But now he’s living a busy life. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – About a year after the first HIV test became widely available, John Jaruzel decided to do …

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Kenya Barris partners with Interscope to launch label and secures ViacomCBS deal

Kenya Barris left an indelible mark in the television world as the creator of the hit series “Black-ish” which spawned two other shows, “Grown-ish “and” Mixed-ish “. Today, the showrunner has decided to try his hand at the world of music by signing a joint venture with a major record …

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LOUD for the premiere of “Your Life, Your Power!” Film on National HIV Testing Day

LOS ANGELES–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) –STRONG., an affinity group of AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) which stands for “Latino, Outreach, Understanding, Division”, should preview a powerful film called “Your Life, Your Power!” Focused on improving the transition from adolescent HIV care to adult HIV care. The film will be followed by a round …

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Four Millfield Elementary School students test positive for Covid-19 as entire year-long group self-isolates

Four school children have tested positive for Covid-19 and an entire age group is self-isolating. Millfield Elementary School in Coleshill Street, Fazeley has confirmed that three students in third grade and one in second grade have tested positive, meaning students and staff in both grade three classes need to self-isolate …

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Goodwill donors support Surfside Jewish community after building collapse

SURFSIDE, Florida – Donors arrived with trucks full of donations Thursday at the Shul Jewish Community Center after a nearby building partially collapsed in the town of Surfside, Miami-Dade County. A group gathered there to pray as the search and rescue operation continued, where part of the L-shaped Chaplain South …

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Return of Safari Rally sparks excitement in Kenya

Quiet for 19 years, the Safari Rally returned to Kenya on Thursday with thousands of fans gathered in Nairobi for the historic moment in Africa. Known for its tough and rugged races across the savannah and escarpment, the race fell off the world circuit in 2002 due to safety, organizational …

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National HIV Testing Day | Florida Department of Health in Leon

DOH Leon observes National HIV Testing Day FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 24, 2021 Florida Department of Health in Leon County observes National HIV Testing Day 2021 Tallahassee, Florida– National HIV Testing Day (NTSD) is celebrated annually on June 27 to encourage people to be aware of their HIV status so …

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Fayetteville VA Provides Support and Services to LGBTQ Veterans

The Fayetteville Veterans Coastal Health Care System encourages LGBTQ veterans and allies to take advantage of the health-related resources and services offered by the VA. The Fayetteville VA hosted a pride car parade and drive-thru for LGBTQ veterans and allies on June 21 in celebration of Pride Month. About 35 …

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Loudoun County community member speaks out after being arrested at school board meeting

Schools in Loudoun County, Va., Have come under fire for new transgender policy proposals and a critical racial theory program, leading to a school board meeting on Tuesday that ended in an uproar and two arrests. Community member John Tigges was handcuffed by county police for refusing to leave the …

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What blues from Covid-19? Kenya has 27,473 millionaires in dollars

The number of super-rich Kenyans jumped to 27,473 last year even as the Covid-19 pandemic widened the gap between the rich and the poor, according to a new wealth report. Report from Switzerland-based financial conglomerate Credit Suisse shows percentage of adult Kenyans with more than $ 1 million (Sh108 million) …

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COVID-19 disruption in sub-Saharan Africa will have significant health consequences

Boston, MA – At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, many African leaders implemented preventive measures such as lockdowns, travel bans, border closures and school closings. While these efforts may have helped slow the spread of the virus on the continent and continue to be important for its containment, they …

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Disabled community activist calls to fight Hawaii’s new law

HONOLULU (KHON2) – A new law designed to combat abuse is not right for some members of Hawaii’s disabled community. Those with a disability sign will no longer be allowed to park for free at metered stands from Thursday, July 1. [Hawaii’s Breaking News–Download the FREE KHON2 app for iOS …

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Coronavirus outbreaks in Kisumu, Kenya

KISUMU, Kenya – Before the President of Kenya and other leaders arrived at the end of May to mark a major holiday, health officials in Kisumu on Lake Victoria saw disaster brew. Coronavirus infections were skyrocketing, hospital isolation units were filling up and the highly contagious Delta variant had been …

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