Family planning in Madagascar: lessons from a conservation NGO
Blue Ventures has increased access to contraception from 10% in 2007 to 55% today. What can the global health community learn? The national contraception use rate in Madagascar is 29%. Yet in Velondriake, a remote area in the southwest of the country, it is 55%. Just 10% of the community had access in 2007 when the marine conservation organisation Blue Ventures launched Safidy , its family ...
Asheville area holiday markets keep it local
Helen Purdum, of Asheville, leaves the stand of Madison County's Fisher Branch Farm with colorful Christmas plant decorations at Asheville City Market's holiday market at the Public Works Building on Charlotte Street.
Introducing the Coral Atoll & Maya Rainforest Belize Adventure
Island Expeditions, Belize adventure specialists, have announced their new all-inclusive Belize vacation, the Coral Atoll and Maya Rainforest Adventure. (PRWeb December 06, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013newtrip/12coralatollmayarainfores/prweb11398835.htm
Saturday, 23rd November 2013
Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa presided when Parliament met at 9.30 am yesterday. After the presentation of papers and oral questions, the House took up the debate on the Appropriation Bill 2014 for the second allotted day.