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Archives for October 17, 2021

Keith Haring Collection

Reebok Unveils Keith Haring Collection BOSTON, MASS. / OCTOBER 12, 2021 – Today, Reebok announces the Keith Haring Collection, bringing to life the art of Keith Haring through five different sneakers across the Classic Leather, Classic Leather Legacy AZ, Club C and Club C Legacy silhouettes. Haring’s work is inextricably intertwined with 1980s street culture in New York—simultaneously the […]

Grant Hill 2 ‘96 Reissue

FILA Releases 50 Pairs of the Grant Hill 2 ‘96 Reissue: Limited Edition (FILA North America) – October 12, 2021 – This year marks the 25th Anniversary of FILA’s Grant Hill 2 sneaker.  To commemorate this milestone and in recognition of Grant’s success as a player, as well as his newest role as managing director of […]

IMF / World Economic Outlook October 2021 Forecast

The IMF is lowering its global growth projection for 2021 slightly to 5.9 percent while keeping it unchanged for 2022 at 4.9 percent. However, this modest headline revision masks large downgrades for some countries the Fund reports in its World Economic Outlook released Tuesday (October 12) in Washington, DC. “The global recovery continues, but momentum […]

Olympic broadcasters look ahead to Beijing 2022 after success of Tokyo 2020

11 oct. 2021 – Following the ground-breaking coverage of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, Olympic Broadcasting Services and rights-holding broadcasters around the world are now turning their attention to the upcoming Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022. Tokyo 2020 proved to be a watershed moment in the history of Olympic broadcasting, with more content made available to fans […]

WHO’s 10 calls for climate action to assure sustained recovery from COVID−19

Global health workforce urges action to avert health catastrophe GENEVA—Countries must set ambitious national climate commitments if they are to sustain a healthy and green recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The WHO COP26 Special Report on Climate Change and Health, launched today, in the lead-up to the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, […]

2022 Kia Forte arrives with new Design Identity and Array of Advanced Technology

New front and rear design elements give Forte a more dynamic personality Modern cabin features available new 10.25-inch widescreen navigation display1 Six standard Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)2 and 15 in total, including Forward Collision Avoidance Technology and new Highway Driving Assist3  GT-Line trim delivers sport-infused character and a wide array of content Turbo GT – […]

Kolinda Grabar−Kitarović announced as Chair of the Future Host Commission for the Games of the Olympiad

11 Oct 2021 – Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, IOC member in the Republic of Croatia, has been appointed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President as Chair of the Future Host Commission for the Games of the Olympiad. An IOC member since 2020, Mrs Grabar-Kitarović is a former President of the Republic of Croatia. She will lead the […]

Supporting athletes’ mental health on and off the field of play

10 Oct 2021 – Today is World Mental Health Day, an international day to raise awareness of mental health issues and mobilise support efforts. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has put tools and initiatives in place to support athletes’ mental health and well-being, including: the IOC Mental Health in Elite Athletes Toolkit, the Mentally Fit Helpline, and […]

UWI staff to be honoured for excellence at virtual Vice-Chancellor’s Awards ceremony on November 25

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Friday, October 15, 2021— Seven staff members and one department at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) will be honoured at 2020/2021 Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence. One of the highlights on the University’s calendar, the Awards recognise high achievement by academic, senior administrative and professional personnel throughout the […]

Chief Justice of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court recognised as a pioneering Caribbean woman jurist by the CCJ Academy for Law

ECSC – an Institution of the OECS Thursday, October 14, 2021 — The Honourable Dame Janice M. Pereira, DBE, LL.D, Chief Justice, has been recognised by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Academy for Law as a Pioneering Caribbean Woman Jurist.  This recognition celebrates the contribution of Caribbean women to the institutional and policy-making infrastructure of […]