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India Wins 7 Medals At Asia Pacific Deaf Badminton Championships In Thailand

Cricket Country 21 Sep 2022
The 18-year-old won gold in Women’s Singles, Doubles and Open Mixed Doubles as well as Youth Girls’ Singles, Doubles and Youth Mixed Doubles in the Asia Pacific Deaf Badminton Championships 2022 ... badminton team at Asia Pacific Deaf Badminton Championships.

Changemakers at the forefront of advocating for sexual health

Blitz 15 Sep 2022
The Asia Pacific region hosts over 60% of the world’s young population ... Maternal disorders are the leading cause of death of girls aged 15-19 years in the Pacific, and the second leading cause of death in South Asia.

50 million trapped in modern slavery due to pandemic, war, climate crisis, report finds

Henry Herald 12 Sep 2022
More people in Asia and the Pacific were in forced marriages, but when population size was taken to account, researchers found that forced marriage was more prevalent in Arab states ... with Asia and the Pacific home to more than half of the global total, according to the report.

US launches IPEF upskilling initiative with Google, IBM, Amazon and Microsoft

Financial Express 09 Sep 2022
IBM is proud to partner with the public and nonprofit sectors to train one million women and girls in the Asia-Pacific Region over the next five years ... “We are pleased to join Secretary Raimondo and the Department of Commerce’s Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for ...

Bybit Next Level 2022 — Becoming the ‘Crypto Ark’ of the World

Vietnam News 06 Sep 2022
Bybit Next Level 2022 — Becoming the ‘Crypto Ark’ of the World ... He also shared details of new product arrivals at Bybit including a debit card, and wallet. Recent Significant Milestones. 10 million users in 160 countries ... The funds will aid digital learning for kids in East Asia and the Pacific, and augment STEAM education for girls in Vietnam ... Hashtag.

Investing in women's rights to build demographic resilience

China Daily 24 Aug 2022
As the world becomes 8 billion strong, it's time to move the conversation from numbers to rights and choices of women and girls to build a resilient and healthier future for all, said Annette Sachs Robertson, UNFPA Asia-Pacific Deputy Regional Director ... Asia and the Pacific.".

Bago City Girls Junior League Softball team gets recognition, P100,000 in cash incentives

Sun Star 23 Aug 2022
The group, representing Asia-Pacific against 10 other ... Earlier, Mayor Nicholas Yulo, in a statement, said the city is beaming with pride as the Team Asia-Pacific represented by the Bago City Girls Junior League Softball won third place in this year's Junior League World Series.

Bago City fetes Junior Softball League team for copping third place in US tourney, gives ...

Manila Bulletin 23 Aug 2022
Bago City officials in Negros Occidental turnover on Monday, a symbolic check amounting to P100,000 as cash incentive to Bago City Girls Junior League Softball team for representing Team Asia-Pacific and placing third in the 2022 Junior League Softball World Series held in Kirkland, Washington, United States of America (USA) on Aug.

PH standouts join Basketball Without Borders

Manila Standard 08 Aug 2022
This year, BWB Asia featured the top 60 high-school age boys and girls from 15 countries and territories across the Asia-Pacific region, including the Philippines’ Andres of Ateneo and junior Gilas standout Harris ... player Jenni Screen (Australia) are serving as BWB Asia coaches.

Benedicto darts way to Ironman 70.3 crown

The Manila Times 07 Aug 2022
"I'm very grateful for the nice weather, I really enjoyed it that I was able to push myself," said the 40-year-old Santiago, a businesswoman from Pulupandan, Negros Occidental and a part-time teacher at the University of Asia and the Pacific.

Benedicto takes IRONMAN 70.3 crown; Santiago shines

Manila Standard 07 Aug 2022
August Benedicto. From 15 last year to champion ... “Sa last loop nang kumalas ako, mga last 7 kms ... Nilampasan ko lahat ... of Asia and the Pacific ... I started bleeding at the run but you know, girl power!,” added Santiago, who, along with the rest, also cited the succcessful staging of the event organized by The IRONMAN Group/Sunrise Events, Inc ... ....

Nagpur's Shomira picked to represent NBA Academy again in 15 days, to attend BWB Asia camp in Canberra

The Times of India 05 Aug 2022
On Thursday, the National Basketball Association (NBA), the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), and Basketball Australia (BA) announced that over 60 of the top boys and girls from more than 15 countries across Asia-Pacific will travel to Canberra for the four-day BWB Asia camp slated to begin from Sunday.

NBA players to coach top Asia-Pacific bets in BWB

Manila Standard 04 Aug 2022
New York and Canberra, AustraliaThe National Basketball Association, the International Basketball Federation and Basketball Australia on Thursday announced over 60 of the top boys and girls from more than 15 countries across Asia-Pacific will travel to Canberra, Australia for the 12th Basketball Without Borders Asia camp from Aug.

Negros Occidental Softbelles win World Series games in US

Sun Star 03 Aug 2022
THE Negros Occidental Girls Softball Seniors team won first in the two games held in the World Series in Delaware, USA ... The Negros Occidental girls team represented the Philippines and the Asia Pacific as the regional winner.

Journalist Under Investigation After Reporting on Abuse Case

Voa News 15 Jul 2022
Oki published interviews with the girls on his news website, Oekusi Post, ahead of the trial of Richard Daschbach ... Daniel Bastard, Asia-Pacific director at RSF, said that prosecutors should consider some legal arguments, including that the girls' testimonies were published during Daschbach's trial.

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