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Timely advisory for all going to Rio

WITH less than three months before the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 5-21, the World Health Organization (WHO) has issued an advisory to participants in the Games as well as in the Paralympics that will follow. More than providing specific instructions to the athletes on what to do to protect themselves, the advisory should help assure all those planning to attend the Games.

WASHINGTON (AFP) – India, Bangladesh and the Philippines lead the world in the number of products made by child workers, a US government stock-taking of the global scale of under-aged labor revealed Monday. Some 130 types of goods – from building bricks and soccer balls to pornography and rare ores used in cellphones – involve […]

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