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The voice of community is central to an effective global response to HIV AIDS. AFAO International, in partnership with the Asia Pacific Coalition on Male Sexual Health (APCOM) and the Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organisations (APCASO), brought together 50 community advocates to undertake the Australasian Society for HIV Medicine (ASHM) Mentoring & Leadership Program at the AIDS 2014 Conference in Melbourne. This video provides an insight into community representation at the conference. It explores the challenges community face, the key skills and outcomes they hope to gain from completing the Australian Award Fellowship in Melbourne and their vision for change in the future.
When the Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, first mooted the concept of an Asia Pacific community to tackle regional issues Australia's neighbours were not enthusiastic. Tonight in Singapore, Mr Rudd will have the opportunity to better explain his plans to an audience including some of the world's foremost experts on defence and security. http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25559051-29277,00.html http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/pm-sets-out-asiapacific-choice-talk-or-be-torn-20090529-bq8q.html http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/270950,defence-ministers-gather-for-dialogue-on-asian-security--summary.html http://www.tradingmarkets.com/.site/news/TOP%20STORY/2351297/ http://www.hindu.com/2009/05/30/stories/2009053055001700.htm
The overarching goal of APCA is to establish a sustainable community-wide approach towards maintaining optimal health and wellness within the Asian/Pacific Islander community. This larger goal includes multiple sub-goals: a) Monitoring API health status, health-seeking behaviors, and community capacity; b) Coordinating the provision of culturally and linguistically proficient health education and preventive clinical services; c) Establishing enduring and broad-based health partnerships; d) Improving community capacity for health improvement; and e) Continuously advocating for policies and programs that improve API health.
The Asian Pacific Community Fund (APCF) and its 29 Affiliate Agencies are committed to serving the vast and critical needs of the Asian, Pacific Islander, and other ethnic communities in the Greater Los Angeles area by providing culturally sensitive and linguistically appropriate programs and services. APCF Affiliate Agencies collectively provide a wide range of programs and services to over 200,000 people in 27 Asian languages plus English and Spanish. A special thanks to Reuel Kim for his generosity and amazing work in creating and producing this video. Special thanks to Yaeko Tanamachi, Bryan Widjaja, Johneric Concordia, Kathy Truong, Cooke Sunoo, Jeri Okamoto Floyd, and U.S. Congresswoman Judy Chu for their contribution to the video.
Lee Hong-Koo, former Prime Minister of South Korea spoke at the University of Oregon on April 4th, 2006, as part of the Distinguished Presidential Lecturer series. Lee Hong-Koo was the Prime Minister of South Korea under former President Kim Young-Sam. Before that he served twice as deputy Prime Minister for Unification, dealing with relations between the divided two Korean states. He was also a member of the Korean National Assembly and chairman of the ruling New Korea Party. The Presidential Lecture series was begun in 2002 by University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer.
At APRICOT/ APNIC 35 Fadi Chehadé shared ICANN's new Asia Pacific strategy. He discussed ICANN's commitment to a change in emphasis that will involve embracing the Asia Pacific community and inviting its members to participate fully in policy making activities. He also underlined the importance of a multi-stakeholder model for Internet Governance.
Moi Lee Liow is from the Asia Pacific Council of Aids Service Organizations (APCASO). APCASO is a civil society network of community-based and non-governmental organizations that provides HIV/AIDS related programmes and services within the Asia Pacific region. In this interview, she talks about funding challenges, punitive laws in Asia and Pacific, and the challenges of Getting to Zero.
Connect in real-time with your most valuable customers, employees or key prospects to fuel intuitive decision-making and innovation. Online communities are an always-on, intimate and longitudinal way to vitally infuse your customers’ or employees’ insight into your most important decisions. Because they are private, exclusive and fully-facilitated, communities provide a unique portal into members’ lives for rich ethnography, while simultaneously enabling you to engage their feedback during each phase of the innovation life-cycle: 1) Exploring unmet needs and market whitespace 2) Co-creating new products and services 3) Testing advertising, marketing and product/service concepts 4) Getting guidance on go-to-market planning. The ORC International Communities team will help you design ...
The Campaign is to strengthen online presence for the Pacific Islands in the lead up to COP21, raise the profile of Pacific Climate Change impacts and actions to address them, highlight that Pacific Island people are at the core of the climate change impacts and to support key tasks that will help address climate change issues in the Pacific Islands.
(Fair Use) All credit goes to http://www.youtube.com/user/AsiaPacificVideo February 18, 2009 - During a recent visit to Vancouver, Special Envoy for Australian Prime Minister Rudd, Richard Woolcott, sat down with Yuen Pau Woo, CEO of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. A key topic of discussion was understanding the why and how of Australia's interest in promulgating the notion of a new 'Asia Pacific Community'.
NCDs – primarily heart disease, cancers, lung disease and diabetes – are the leading cause of death in the Pacific, with life expectancy declining in some Pacific Island countries as a result of NCD-related premature deaths. In addition, there is a significant socio-economic burden placed on many Pacific Island countries and territories that are unable to provide essential medicines and services for preventing and caring for people with NCDs.
Here is a brief introduction into how the 21-member Asia-Pacific economic community began and grew into what it is today. Subscribe to us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVNEWSbeijing Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cctvnewschina Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTVNEWS Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CCTVNEWSbeijing Tumblr: http://cctvnews.tumblr.com/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing
2016 marks 20 years of celebrating and servicing the Asian Pacific and mainstream community. We are proud of everything we have accomplished in serving our community. We are forever grateful to all that have shared in our journey as we continue to represent 47 countries and cultures, offering programs and services honoring their distinct artistry, business protocols, history and social practices.
(Fair Use) Credit goes to http://www.youtube.com/user/AsiaPacificVideo February 18, 2009 - During a recent visit to Vancouver, Special Envoy for Australian Prime Minister Rudd, Richard Woolcott, sat down with Yuen Pau Woo, CEO of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. A key topic of discussion was understanding what this new 'Asia Pacific Community' is, and aims to accomplish.
Over 60 delegates from the Asia Pacific are in the country attending the Asia Pacific Tele-community Preparatory Meeting. This is a lead up of to the World Telecommunication Development Conference that will be held in Argentina later this year. This is the second APT ICT meeting hosted in the country and is among other conferences that will be held before the Wold conference. - visit us at http://www.emtv.com.pg/ for the latest news...
The Hon Malcolm Fraser speaks at the final event of Asia Pacific Week 2011, the Gala Dinner. This video was recorded at The Australian National University. In this video Mr Fraser reflects on what made Asia Pacific community-building a priority, where regional cooperation is at today and what needs to be done now. The Right Honourable Malcolm Fraser AC, CH, GCL, PC was Prime Minister of Australia from 1975 to 1983. In 1980, Mr Fraser worked closely with former Japanese Prime Minister, Masahiro Ohira, to convene the first meeting of officials, private sector leaders and academics on Pacific economic cooperation at ANU in Canberra. The seminar, led by Sir John Crawford, then Vice-Chancellor of ANU and Saburo Okita, then Japan's Foreign Minister, and organised by Professors Peter Dry...
Upon the opening of the Asia-Pacific Forestry Week (Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga, Philippines, from 22-26 February 2016), Dominique Reed, FAO Team Leader of Social Forestry, talks about the potential of community-based forestry and its ability to address climate change. Follow #UNFAO on social media! * Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/UNFAO * Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+UNFAO * Instagram - https://instagram.com/unfao/ * LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/fao * Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/faoknowledge © FAO: http://www.fao.org