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The Courier Express Newspapers
US foundations pledge initial $5M for battered Puerto RicoMaria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstru
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
Maria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstruction efforts. The announcement by the Rockefeller Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and the Ford Foundation comes nearly two months after the Category 4... Read more
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New York Daily News
US foundations pledge initial $5M for battered Puerto RicoMaria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstru
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Maria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstruction efforts. The announcement by the Rockefeller Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and the Ford Foundation comes nearly two months after the Category 4... Read more
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FOX News
US foundations pledge initial $5M for battered Puerto RicoMaria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstru
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Maria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstruction efforts. The announcement by the Rockefeller Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and the Ford Foundation comes nearly two months after the Category 4... Read more
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FOX News
US foundations pledge initial $5M for battered Puerto RicoMaria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstru
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Maria, including the creation of an advisory commission to help guide reconstruction efforts. The announcement by the Rockefeller Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and the Ford Foundation comes nearly two months after the Category 4... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nandan Nilekani joins Gates-led $500 million Co-Impact fundNilekani. Other core partners of the fund include Richard Chandler, Jeff Skoll
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Nilekani. Other core partners of the fund include Richard Chandler, Jeff Skoll, Dr. Romesh and Kathy Wadhwani, and The Rockefeller Foundation. Co-Impact will also partner and bring onboard other investors for specific initiatives or in specific... Read more
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Fortune
Some of the World's Top Billionaires Are Pooling Their Fortunes for a New Philanthropic Venturenew way to give their money away. Bill and Melinda Gates, Romesh and Kathy Wad
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
new way to give their money away. Bill and Melinda Gates, Romesh and Kathy Wadhwani, Jeff Skoll, Richard Chandler, and The Rockefeller Foundation have signed on as the initial core partners of Co-Impact, a new venture launched Wednesday that allows... Read more
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The Hindu
How Delhi’s air pollution crisis may have origins in the Green Revolutiontechnical breakthroughs achieved by the IR-8 rice strain developed as a one-siz
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
technical breakthroughs achieved by the IR-8 rice strain developed as a one-size-fits-all solution for Asia at the Rockefeller Foundation-supported International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines were precisely the opposite: they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global-Warming Ground Zero - Chad Grapples With Climate DamageVisit www.trust.org) The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resilience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Visit www.trust.org) The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resilience as part of its work on zilient.org, an online platform building a global network of people interested in resilience, in partnership with the Rockefeller F... Read more
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Business Wire
Women CEOs Speak: New Korn Ferry Study Quantifies Success Factors for Future Women CEOs57 women CEOs – 41 of Fortune 1000 companies and 16 of large privately held com
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
57 women CEOs – 41 of Fortune 1000 companies and 16 of large privately held companies. It was supported by a grant from The Rockefeller Foundation as part of their 100x25 initiative, which aims to reach at least 100 Fortune 500 women CEOs by 2025 to... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Two Lawrence North students to perform original song on stage before ‘Hamilton’ in Chicagoopportunity for students from schools that qualify for Title I dollars. They s
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
opportunity for students from schools that qualify for Title I dollars. They subsidize tickets (through a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation) that allows students to attend “Hamilton” in Chicago for just $10. In exchange, students must... Read more
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Variety
‘House of Cards’ Falls From Netflix’s Signature Show to a Massive Uncertaintydispute between her and the show. For season five, Spacey made $500,000 per epi
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
dispute between her and the show. For season five, Spacey made $500,000 per episode. During an appearance last year at The Rockefeller Foundation, Wright told an audience that she had landed a raise that would pay her the same amount as Spacey. But... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Netflix says it will end 'House of Cards'for season 2 of "House of Cards" in Los Angeles. The Huffington Post reported t
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
for season 2 of "House of Cards" in Los Angeles. The Huffington Post reported that Wright said during an interview at the Rockefeller Foundation on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, that she demanded the same pay as co--star Kevin Spacey for her work on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Comesa Now Cuts Budget By U.S.$10 Millioneither fail to pay up or remit the payment past the deadline. Other partners in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
either fail to pay up or remit the payment past the deadline. Other partners include USAid, TradeMark Southern Africa, Rockefeller Foundation, Norway and the African Development Bank. Among the Comesa agencies that will be affected are the... Read more
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New Kerala
Adesina to set up fund for young farmers, agripreneurs with US USD 250,000 World Food Prize money - newkerala news #284051$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesin
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
More questions about Cantrell's credit card spendingand incidental charges during the trip were legitimate city expenses. Wood sai
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
and incidental charges during the trip were legitimate city expenses. Wood said Cantrell’s airfare was paid by the Rockefeller Foundation, but credit card receipts show Cantrell used city funds to pay Delta $193 for two fees for excess... Read more
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The Morning Call
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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Slate
Instead of Fighting Sea Level Rise, This Town Is Embracing It. Does That Work?such as New York University’s Institute for Public Knowledge, which supports re
Slate / Posted 21 days ago
such as New York University’s Institute for Public Knowledge, which supports research into areas of public concern, and the Rockefeller Foundation. In 2014, HUD awarded six projects a total of $920 million through the community block grant disaster... Read more
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Lake Placid News
AP PHOTOS: Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
Lake Placid News / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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FOX News
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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FOX News
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
The New Canaan News / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
The Middletown Press / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
Darien News-Review / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Menaced By Boko Haram, Displaced Nigerians 'Too Scared' to Go HomeVisit news.trust.org) The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resilienc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Visit news.trust.org) The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resilience as part of its work on zilient.org, an online platform building a global network of people interested in resilience, in partnership with the Rockefeller Fo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB Supports '50 Million Women Speak' InitiativeDevelopment, World Food Programme, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Alliance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Development, World Food Programme, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, Rockefeller Foundation and national and regional agricultural research systems." "It's the biggest consolidation of efforts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adesina to Set Up Fund for Young Farmers, Agripreneurs With U.S.$250 K World Food Prize Money$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB's Agricultural Transformation Strategy to Guarantee 513 Million Tons of Additional Food ProductionDevelopment, World Food Programme, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Alliance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Development, World Food Programme, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, Rockefeller Foundation and national and regional agricultural research systems, " said AfDB President, Akinwumi Adesina, at a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adesina to Set Up Fund for Young Farmers, Agripreneurs With Us $250,000 World Food Prize Money$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"Africa's Pathway Out of Poverty" - By Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank, World Food Prize Laureate Luncheon, October 20, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowain particular stands out in our relationship. It was in 2006, as we both walked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
in particular stands out in our relationship. It was in 2006, as we both walked the streets of New York on our way to the Rockefeller Foundation. He gently put his hand on my shoulder and asked, "Akin, do you play football?" I wondered why he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculture Is a Trillion-Dollar Business, Says Adesinaexamples of those technologies. One is called the Water Efficient Maize for Afr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
examples of those technologies. One is called the Water Efficient Maize for Africa. This water technology when I was in the Rockefeller Foundation in the 90's was founded from the Foundation, the Gates Foundation, and the Howard Buffet Foundation.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Will Dedicate My Life to Feeding the World, Adesina Vowsof US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
of US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Food Prize Laureate Says Recognition Motivates Him to Accelerate Africa's Agricultural Transformationof US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
of US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Red Cross Warns Stigma Could Worsen Madagascar Plague Outbreakediting by Megan Rowling The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resili
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
editing by Megan Rowling The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resilience as part of its work on zilient.org, an online platform building a global network of people interested in resilience, in partnership with the Rockefeller Found... Read more
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