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Seminar held to commemorate 75th anniversary of universal human rights declaration

People Daily 05 Dec 2023
The seminar, hosted by the China Society for Human Rights Studies, welcomed guests including government officials, scholars and representatives of social organizations. In his speech at the seminar, Padma Choling, president of the China Society for Human Rights Studies, said that ...

Iranian students keen to promote Chinese culture

China Daily 05 Dec 2023
Ghafourian says that one of the reasons she chose to study Chinese is because she has been interested in East Asian cultures since childhood ... He adds that students who are studying Chinese at the institute will enter different sectors of society in the future and introduce more Iranians to China.

Nation lauded for contribution to human rights cause

People Daily 05 Dec 2023
Amid the 75th anniversary of the declaration, which falls on Dec 10, the China Society for Human Rights Studies held a seminar to commemorate the milestone document ... director of the society and former vice-chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress.

China a 'contributor, advocator, practitioner' of global human rights

People Daily 05 Dec 2023
During a seminar held by the China Society for Human Rights Studies on Monday to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the society's president Padma Choling highlighted China's role as a contributor, advocator and practitioner of the declaration over the years.

Aging societies more vulnerable to collapse, suggests analysis

Phys Dot Org 04 Dec 2023
"This approach is commonly used to study the risk of death in aging humans, but nobody had the idea to look at societies this way," says SFI External Professor Marten Scheffer (Wageningen University), lead author of the study ... Societies today differ in many ways from the pre-modern states studied by the authors.

Evaluating shift in public perception of U.P. govt primary schools: DIET teams to conduct assessment

Hindustan Times 04 Dec 2023
The help of experts from leading educational institutions will also be sought for this study dubbed ‘Comparative Study of Changes in the Attitude of the Society Towards Government Schools in Comparison to Private Schools after Mission Kayakalp,’ they added ... Along with studying ...

Examining the competitive nature of UCLA’s selective majors and minors

Daily Bruin 04 Dec 2023
Among the fields of study that require an application with an essay component, majors include but may not be limited to communication, global studies and human biology and society, while minors include entrepreneurship, creative writing and professional writing ... and society.

Beijing commemorates 75 years of Universal Declaration of Human Rights

ECNS 04 Dec 2023
Padma Choling, director of the China Society for Human Rights Studies, delivers a speech on Monday ... To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, China Society for Human Rights Studies held a seminar on Monday in Beijing.

STIR pushes toward fundraising goal, seeks tax-deductible donations

News Press - Stillwater 04 Dec 2023
“We also had four students finish River Studies and Leadership Certificate program this spring,” Waring said during a recent gathering in Cherokee County of River Management Society staff and board members ... That mission, she said, is providing support for professionals who study, protect and manage North America’s rivers.

Study: Nearly 50% of Israeli citizens volunteer in wartime

Cleveland Jewish News 04 Dec 2023
“During this tumultuous time, the surge in volunteering reflects a powerful testament to the resilience and unity of Israeli society,” said professor Michal Almog-Bar, head of the Institute for the Study of Civil Society and Philanthropy at Hebrew University, who conducted the survey.

Historical unity a source of inspiration for bonding among people in GCC

Gulf-Times 04 Dec 2023
... the presence of some barely noticeable differences.He explained that language, literature, and works of art are not the only commonality among Gulf societies, as there are dialects, which are an element of cultural commonality that social studies and human studies overlook.

New Study Gets to the Bottom of the 'Ideal' Male Butt

The Capital Journal 04 Dec 2023
However, a new study conducted by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons has sought out to define the "ideal" male buttocks, and as it turns out, there is a preferred aesthetic among men and women alike ... "The authors’ results demonstrate that there is a preferred male gluteal aesthetic," the study concludes.

Exercise benefits physical and brain health in people with Down's syndrome – new research

The Conversation 04 Dec 2023
The MinDSets study was a collaboration between our research team at Anglia Ruskin University and the Canadian Down Syndrome Society ... Activity monitors were given to participants to measure their physical and cognitive health throughout the eight-week study period.

Flash drought development rate increased significantly in India in last 4 decades, projected to rise further: IITGN study

Indian Express 04 Dec 2023
The flash drought development rate that has significantly increased in India in the last four decades is expected to increase further, an IITGN study has predicted ... The study has been published in the American Meteorological Society\u2019s Journal of Climate and the Institute of Physics\u2019 (IOP\u2019s) Environmental Research Letters.

IUP English professor ranked in Word's top 2 percent scientists list

Courier Express 04 Dec 2023
Hanauer has developed, studied, and used poetry as a research method to explore lived experience ... He has presented his work at both national and international conferences and has been a member of the American Association of Applied Linguistics, The Empirical Study of Literature, and the American Society of Microbiologists.