U of A Calls on Government to Ban Food Ads Targeted at Children


University of Alberta (U of A) researchers are advocating for Canada's obesity experts and making appeals to the government to ban food and drink ads aimed at kids.

According to the professor with the Centre for Health Promotion Studies in the School of Public Health at the U of A, Kim Raine, informs the government about the growing obesity epidemic.


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Chris Hughes: How Technology Is Changing the Way Wealthy Donors Give


Chris Hughes: How Technology Is Changing the Way Wealthy Donors Give

Co-founder of Facebook and publisher of The New Republic, Chris Hughes spoke with Philanthropy.com and author of Shift & Reset: Strategies for Addressing Serious Issues in a Connected Society's Brian Reich about how philanthropy is constantly evolving and how technology is changing the way wealthy donors choose to give back.




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