EFF announces the relaunch of Surveillance Self-Defense (SSD), their guide to defending yourself and your friends from digital surveillance by using encryption tools and developing appropriate privacy and security practices. The site launches today in English, Arabic, and Spanish, with more languages coming soon.
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Helsinki (Finland): 25th to 27th June 2015: www.showlink.fi/showlink/wusb2015
Paris, 14 November 2014
More information and details on the following link : http://www.cesetcitoyens.lecese.fr.
Colloque "Les conseils économiques et sociaux face aux attentes de la société civile européenne"
le 14 novembre 2014 à Paris
November 18-21, 2015
Posted on behalf of Partnerships and Field Support Department (PARDEV)
Please find herewith a newsletter «Partnerships for Decent Work» addressed to the special partners of the International Labour Office. It provides information on the International Labour Organization's (ILO) mission and objectives for Decent Work and their impact on civil society organizations.
Christian Mutschlechner, long-time director of the Vienna Convention Bureau of the Vienna Tourist Board, has been awarded the City of Vienna's Silver Medal for his services to Vienna's convention business. This honor was bestowed upon him by Executive City Councillor of Finance Vice-Mayor Renate Brauner at a ceremony in the Vienna City Hall on October 3.
Dear Colleagues, Friends and Supporters,
It is my pleasure to introduce to you our new CEO Stephen Lawrence who has started work with us this week.
Steve, whose personal letter to you is linked below, was appointed after a lengthy selection process that started in July 2014 with over 118 applicants, 13 Skype interviews and meetings with the four finalists in Brussels.
Publications being launched
1. Role of Microfinance in Africa´s Development co-published by OSAA and NEPAD Agency
2. Role of New and Emerging Devel-opment Partners in Infrastructure Development in Africa co-published by OSAA and NEPAD Agency
3. African Innovation Outlook II pub-lished by the NEPAD Agency