Only 5% (£1.9 million) of the total budget dedicated to combatting cluster munitions has been earmarked for victim assistance, according to Cluster Munition Monitor 2012 , a global report released today.
A section of Mississippi seashore that is managed by the National Park Service has been closed to the public following the discovery of a number of dangerous chemicals and materials, asbestos included, on the land.
London, 14th June 2012. Despite policy changes from several major UK banks in the last twelve months, financial institutions in the UK are continuing to invest hundreds of millions of pounds in companies producing illegal cluster munitions, according to a new report released today.
Jeannine Beasley collects pillow cases. At first, collecting pillow cases seems like an odd hobby, but for Jeannine, it’s a calling to help others.
Last Christmas, Jeannine, who is an employee at Glass Doctor of Central Carolina located in Dunn, N.C., asked fellow church member and U.S. service member Rhonda Henderson, who was serving in Kuwait, what she could send to help troops.
Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order from a Korean engineering company to supply heat exchangers for a natural gas project in Saudi Arabia. The order value is approximately SEK 80 million and delivery is scheduled for 2013.