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Reproductive apps lack clear law enforcement policies, study finds

TheNewsHOOK 17 Aug 2022
Reproductive apps lack clear law enforcement policies, study finds ....

Only one pregnancy tracking app has adequate privacy, security policies, study finds

The Daily Dot 17 Aug 2022
An analysis of the privacy and security policies for 25 reproductive health apps raises serious concerns in post-Roe v ... Even worse, one app, known as Sprout Pregnancy, didn't even have a privacy policy to begin with ... The post Only one pregnancy tracking app has adequate privacy, security policies, study finds appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Washington think tank highlights consequences of pandemic-era remote learning

Sunnyside Daily Sun 17 Aug 2022
There were psychological impacts as well, the study noted ... “This non-academic blog post being marketed as a ‘study’ is the latest political opinion piece produced by the Washington Policy Center, an ideological policy advocacy organization,” Katy Payne, OSP communications director, told The Center Square via email.

Children who live near fracking sites at birth face increased risk of leukemia: study

The Hill 17 Aug 2022
Pennsylvania children living near fracking sites at birth are two to three times more likely to be diagnosed with leukemia during early childhood than those who did not live near such facilities, a new study has found ... “We hope that studies like ours are taken into account in the ongoing policy discussion,” she added.

Cheerios are a surprisingly healthy breakfast choice, study finds

Irish Independent 17 Aug 2022
nutrient ratios, vitamins, minerals, food-based ingredients, additives, processing, specific lipids, fibre and protein, and phytochemicals.Anything above 70 is a good food to be eating, while those scoring under 30 should be avoided and those in the middle should be consumed in ...

County deals to lower $1 billion Beach transit link cost

Miami Today 17 Aug 2022
During a Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study meeting Aug ... After years of feasibility studies, the county started the PD&E studies in 2017 to receive a National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) clearance ... In 2018, Tier One of the feasibility studies was completed ... The county hasn’t concluded studies for the Miami Avenue extension yet.

Utah Women & Leadership Project releases report on sexual harassment

Ogden Standard Examiner 17 Aug 2022
Public Policy Solutions for Utah.” ... Laws should require employers to have and periodically distribute written sexual harassment policies and conduct a comprehensive, statewide study on sexual harassment incidents; require employers to report sexual harassment data; and enact additional prevention measures based on the data.

Iran submits a 'written response' in nuclear deal talks

The Daily Star 17 Aug 2022
Nabila Massrali, a spokesperson for the EU on foreign affairs and security policy, told The Associated Press that the EU received Iran's response on Monday night. “We are studying it and are consulting with the other JCPOA participants and the U.S ... had also received Iran's comments through the EU and was “in the process of studying them.” ... .

We need practical policies

The Star 17 Aug 2022
From PROF DATUK DR AHMAD IBRAHIM, Tan Sri Omar Abdul Rahman Centre for STI (Science, Technology and Innovation) Policy Studies, UCSI University. Read full story ... .

Parliament committee members, Supreme National Security Council study EU nuclear text

Tehran Times 17 Aug 2022
TEHRAN - Members of the parliamentary Committee for National Security and Foreign Policy held a joint meeting on Tuesday with the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) to study the draft nuclear text presented by the European Union ... .

Beijing sanctions seven 'Taiwan independence' die-hards

China Daily 17 Aug 2022
Luis Delgado, a researcher at Venezuela's Center for Advanced Studies in Development and Emerging Economies, said a series of policies the Chinese government put forward to benefit the Taiwan region have greatly assisted cross-Straits economic and trade exchanges and ...

Commentary: Better sex education in schools can help young people affected by abortion bans

The Spokesman-Review 17 Aug 2022
Federal education policy can have a significant effect on teenage motherhood. Many studies have found abstinence-only education to be largely ineffective, yet federal funding for such instruction increased under the Trump administration ... people can disagree over abortion policy.

India’s National Education Policy is Transformational: CEO, ETS

The Eastern Herald 17 Aug 2022
ETS serves individuals, educational institutions and government agencies by providing customized solutions for teacher certification, English language learning, and elementary, secondary and postsecondary education, and by conducting education research, analysis and policy studies.

School lunch: Does it bring a sense of belonging or social anxiety?

Deseret News 17 Aug 2022
Lunch breaks in middle schools tend to be unstructured but findings of a new Brigham Young University study make the case for implementing intentional activities that can bolster students’ sense of belonging ...Teachers can look for ways to provide spaces for students who prefer quieter activities or chances to study.

The Guardian's Truss attack falls flat

The Spectator 17 Aug 2022
Lisa Nandy has labelled Truss's comments a 'total disgrace'; Jon Ashworth has said they're 'offensive rubbish.' Yet as saner voices like Robert Colvile of the Centre for Policy Studies points out 'it doesn’t seem terribly controversial to point ...

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File - Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the People's Liberation Army soldiers at a camp in Hong Kong on June 30, 2017. Xi will visit Hong Kong this week to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the former British colony's 1997 return to China, a state news agency said Saturday, June 25, 2022.
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