August 7, 2020

A goal for gender equality

Partner: Plan International Belgium Context Bolivia has ratified numerous international human rights treaties, of which the following are particularly relevant to Plan International’s work: the Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Discrimination against Women. However, despite progress in legislation promoting the rights of children […]

Concacaf launches plan to resume suspended Club Competitions

Updates on Concacaf Caribbean Club Shield; Flow Caribbean Club ChampionshipNew format and dates agreed for Scotiabank Concacaf LeagueMiami, FL (Friday, August 7, 2020)- Concacaf has today agreed a plan to resume the Confederation’s club competitions across the region. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Confederation suspended several competitions and, in some cases, postponed start dates. […]

Water sports: this is how you should load your car

Summer without frights Summer is here and it’s time for water activities, which often require specific equipment that must be safely loaded into your car Organising the boot, properly securing the load and using the roof rack when necessary are among the key tips for safely transporting your equipment The spacious boot and length of […]

Jeffrey Webb new sentencing date announced

UPDATE: We have just received confirmation that the date September 15, 2020 for his sentencing hearing as shown above still stands. Jeffrey D. Webb (born 24 September 1964) is the former president of CONCACAF, Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA), and FIFA vice president. Webb was arrested for corruption charges on 27 May 2015 by Swiss police acting at the request of the U.S. Department […]

The game is worth it

Partner: C.I.E.LO – Coopération internationale pour les équilibres locaux Context For three decades, ending in 2009, Sri Lanka endured a civil war between its government, dominated by the Sinhalese Buddhist majority (70% of the population), and the separatist organisation known as the Tamil Tigers, who practise Hinduism (20%) and Islam (10%). According to the UN, […]

WKU Basketball to open Cayman Islands Classic against University of Miami

By Keden Gayford From WKUHerald The fourth annual Cayman Islands Classic has been moved to Niceville, Florida due to COVID-19. Originally the tournament was to be played at George Town, Cayman Islands.  WKU is slated to play Miami University Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. The Hilltoppers have met the Hurricanes 14 times and lost once. […]

La Nuestra Football Club

Partner: Women Win Context According to Argentina’s Observatory on Femicide, 124 girls were killed in the country between 2008 and 2013 (an average of around 21 a year). The majority of those killings were linked to gender-based violence among young unmarried couples or followed sexual abuse. Poor social status and a lack of access to […]

Reebok and The Great Khalid Foundation provide young aspiring artists an opportunity to be mentored by Khalid

n honor of the brand’s newest sillhoute: the Classic Leather Legacy  Boston, Mass. – August 4, 2020 – In tandem with the launch of the Classic Leather Legacy, today Reebok announces the “Write Your Legacy” contest in partnership with The Great Khalid Foundation. The winner of the contest will have the opportunity to be mentored in singing and […]

Kia Motors collects over 2,000 pairs of football boots via UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour with football legends, fans

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour Driven by Kia has gone online to continue its commitment to donating football boots to young Syrian refugees in Jordan #TheDreamPass encourages children to keep passing the football despite being physically apart as a way of sharing their dreams and empowering friends in Jordan Kia […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Monday 3-August-2020

August 3, 2020Today’s topics: Its a bad day for: Baseball, Schools reopening, New Jersey, Dr. Birx and Cruise ShipsThere will NOT be a Friday call this week. A Bad day for Baseball\On Saturday, the second team in Major League Baseball learned of players with positive CoViD-19 tests. In what seems to be an increasingly difficult prospect of […]