The Co-operative Bank of Kenya Limited (COOP.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2016 presentation For more information about The Co-operative Bank of Kenya Limited (COOP.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the The Co-operative Bank of Kenya Limited (COOP.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: The Co-operative Bank of Kenya Limited (COOP.ke) 2016 presentation Company ProfileThe Co-Operative Bank of Kenya Limited is a financial services institution offering banking products and services for the retail banking and wholesale banking sectors in Kenya. Its full-service offering ranges from transactional banking products to access accounts, LPO financing, invoice discounting services, term loans, asset finance and letters of credit. The company also provides medical, motor, general, life, agriculture and micro-business insurance as well as treasury products, fixed income and money market products and money transfer services. The Co-Operative Bank of Kenya was founded in 1965 and its head office is in Nairobi, Kenya. The company is a subsidiary of Co-op Holdings Co-operative Society Limited. The Co-Operative Bank of Kenya Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
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Responding, Amnesty said it was not promoting abortion as a universal right, but that women had a right to choose, particularly in cases of rape or incest. Amnesty’s Deputy Secretary-General Kate Gilmore severely criticised what she said was a ‘misrepresented account’ of the organisation’s position.She said: ‘If Cardinal Martino had been in Darfur and stood between rape victims as stones were being thrown at them, he would not talk again about whether or not Amnesty has the integrity to stand firm for human rights’.However, the Irish Section of Amnesty International has said it will not be implementing the organisation’s new policy. It was agreed that national sections of Amnesty could interpret the new policy in accordance with their own context. In 1996 the Catholic Church took a similar measure in cutting off aid to the UN children’s fund UNICEF. UNICEF was distributing a post-intercourse spermicide in refugee camps to teenage girls who had been raped. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 17 June 2007 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Irish Amnesty plays safe after boycott call 19 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Amnesty’s Irish section is staying neutral on the issue of abortion after the Vatican called on Catholics to withdraw their support for the organisation over its support for abortion in certain circumstances. Amnesty raised over ‚€1.6 million in Ireland in 2004. Roman Catholics have been advised to stop donating to the human rights group and the Vatican has announced that it is suspending all financial aid to Amnesty. The human rights organisation decided in April to involve itself in issues relating to abortion ‘to the extent that they are directly linked to the right to health and against violence against women’.As a result it has called for an end to the penalisation of women who have an abortion. Vatican Justice Minister Cardinal Renato Martino said that by taking its new stand on abortion, Amnesty had ‘disqualified itself as a defender of human rights’. Advertisement Tagged with: Ireland
About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 TheGivingMachine handles its one millionth donation to good causes 41 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 The Giving Machine, the online shopping site that generates income for good causes throughout the UK, has handled its one millionth donation to schools and charities across the UK. The site, set up in 2007, has now raised over £695,000 from almost £26 million of sales at no extra cost to shoppers.Deloitte predicts that £5 billion will be spent online during the festive period. If this shopping was made via TheGivingMachine then it could raise £200 million for charities within that short time.Peter Holbrook, Chief Executive, Social Enterprise UK, the national body for businesses with a social mission, commented:“TheGivingMachine is a smart and simple way to get some of Britain’s biggest retailers to give a little back. Uniting businesses and consumers in support of social causes is critical at a time when living standards are worsening and inequality is on the rise”.Almost 800 stores participate in TheGivingMachine scheme, including Next, Amazon, John Lewis, Argos, M&S and Sainsbury’s. Over 6,300 schools and charities across the country have benefited through the site. Advertisement Howard Lake | 20 December 2013 | News Tagged with: christmas Digital Research / statistics The Giving Machine Trading How it worksEvery purchase made generates a cash commission based on a percentage of the sale, paid by the retailer. TheGivingMachine then converts this into a charitable donation to pay towards shoppers’ chosen charities.TheGivingMachine converts 75% of commission income into donations, “the highest in its sector” it claims, and enables givers to support up to four causes of their choice.TheGivingMachine founder and managing director, Richard Morris, author of Givenomics, said:“One million donations is a real landmark for us and the growing community we serve. Shoppers are making a conscious decision to make a difference to something they care about. We’re changing the way we buy online.”He added that theGivingMachine is “the only not-for-profit, social enterprise using this affiliate marketing scheme to generate donations”. The organisation was awarded The Social Enterprise mark in 2011.The site was set up by four Hertfordshire fathers who met up on a Thursday night in the spring of 2006 and agreed to use their different business skills to benefit charities and schools rather than profits for shareholders.
A nuestros hermanos y hermanas en la Cumbre de los Pueblos:El movimiento progresista y revolucionario en los EE.UU. se solidariza con la Cumbre de los Pueblos celebrándose en Panamá del 9-11 de abril. Nos solidarizamos con la Revolución Cubana, la Revolución Bolivariana de Venezuela y con todos los que luchan en contra del imperialismo en las Américas y a través del mundo.Rechazamos la campaña persistente de hostilidad por parte de Washington en contra de la soberanía de Venezuela y exigimos la revocación inmediata del decreto del Presidente Obama el 9 de marzo que declara a esa nación un “peligro” para la seguridad nacional de los EE.UU. En un país en que las vidas de negros son arrebatadas violentamente cada 28 horas por fuerzas del estado o represivas de manera completamente impune, los EE.UU. tiene absolutamente ninguna autoridad moral para emitir dicha declaración. Es en los EE.UU. en que existe una crisis permanente de los derechos humanos debido al asesinato de tantas personas jóvenes y de color.Por los tanto, desenmascaramos la completa hipocresía de los EE.UU. que dice que los derechos humanos son violados en Venezuela.En Venezuela, Leopoldo López, quien es responsable de la violencia suscitada en el atentado de golpe en contra del Presidente Maduro que dejó un saldo de 43 personas muertas, está recibiendo un trato muy bueno mientras es encarcelado por los crímenes que cometió, y tiene acceso a un gimnasio, computadora, visitas, etc. En contraste, en los EE.UU. al preso político Mumia Abu-Jamal, a quien se le ha fabricado un caso al ser injustamente acusado del asesinato de un policía y ha estado en prisión desde el 1982 por luchar en contra del racismo y la brutalidad policial, se le está negando un derecho básico: cuido de salud adecuado en un intento por el estado para asesinarlo.Como prisionero del Imperio, fue condenado a la muerte y fue solamente la lucha del pueblo que obligó al estado a cancelar la sentencia de muerte y trasladarlo con la población general de la prisión. Sin embargo, ahora el estado de Pensilvania insiste en ejecutarlo al negarle los servicios médicos que requiere.El 30 de marzo, Mumia Abu-Jamal sufrió una emergencia médica y fue llevado a la Unidad de Cuido Intensivo de un Centro Médico en Pottsville, PA. Cuando su familia y amigos descubren que su salud está deteriorando seriamente debido a la negligencia médica, inmediatamente viajaron al hospital para conocer mejor sobre su condición. Al principio, los miembros de su familia fueron negados el derecho de visitarlo y solo por medio de una campaña nacional exigiendo visitarlo fue que se logró este derecho.¡Salve la vida de Mumia!Deseamos pedir su respaldo para salvar la vida de Mumia.Fue solo el respaldo del pueblo lo que logró rescatar a Mumia de la condena a muerte. Y ahora necesitamos su respaldo para asegurar que el estado de Pensilvania no lo asesine a través de la negligencia médica.Solicitamos que la Cumbre de los Pueblos apruebe una resolución en apoyo a Mumia Abu-Jamal, exigiendo que reciba de manera inmediata la atención médica adecuada y que Mumia no sea ejecutado por medio del uso de la negligencia médica. Solo el pueblo y los movimientos unidos podrán detener la mano de Washington.¡Que viva la solidaridad internacional! ¡Que vivan los pueblos de las Américas!¡Fin al bloqueo en contra de Cuba!Obama: ¡Revoque la Orden Ejecutiva en contra de Venezuela y saquen las manos de Venezuela!¡Libertad para Mumia Abu-Jamal, Oscar López Rivera y para todos los presos políticos en los EEUU!Declaración emitida por el Centro Internacional de Acción: iac.org. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare this
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, the government’s response to the crisis has been criminally negligent, while capitalists would rather risk workers’ health than stop production for profit.As the ruling class shows itself to be incapable of addressing the crisis, how can we, as working class and oppressed people, organize to meet our needs? What demands can we put forward in response?Workers World Party proposes the following 10 demands – which are a work in progress based on the fluidity of the crisis – as an initial socialist response to COVID-19:Free healthcare for allNationalize the healthcare system under community control. Build emergency hospitalsFull pay, benefits and guaranteed income for allFood, housing, medical supplies, and utilities including internet for allSuspend rent, evictions, mortgages, utility shutoffs and ALL debtPrioritize resources for communities of color, migrants, LGBTQ2+ people, seniors, youth, people with disabilitiesEmpty prisons and detention centers. Shut down ICE. End racist attacksCommunity control. No cops. No military$2 Trillion to the workers, not the banksEnd U.S. wars, sanctions, and environmental destructionFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare this
Education Pasadena City College Noncredit Division to Offer New Green Landscaping and Gardening Certificate Program By Gilbert Rivera, Publications Supervisor Published on Monday, October 12, 2015 | 2:31 am 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Community News Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * More Cool Stuff Community News Name (required) Mail (required) (not be published) Website Top of the News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS HerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty11 Ayurveda Heath Secrets From Ancient IndiaHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThe Most Heartwarming Moments Between Father And DaughterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyEverything You Need To Know About This Two-Hour ProcedureHerbeautyHerbeauty Subscribe Pasadena City College’s Noncredit Division is offering a new certificate program that will provide an opportunity for both gardeners and homeowners to improve their English communication skills, while introducing them to the concepts and techniques of eco-friendly and water-efficient landscaping and gardening, especially using native plants.Although thousands of area residents are trying to save water by turning their traditional lawns into more drought-tolerant landscapes, many of their gardeners do not have the experience necessary to plan and maintain these new gardens. Those that do have the knowledge may not speak English fluently and face language barriers in communicating with their homeowner clients.The class features guest speakers from public agencies, community-based nonprofits, and local landscaping businesses, including Theodore Payne Foundation for Wildflowers and Native Plants, Pasadena Water and Power, the City of South Pasadena, and the Chino Basin Water Conservation District.The students will take field trips to Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden and Huntington Gardens, and a tour of local model native plant gardens will be sponsored by the Theodore Payne Foundation.The current class includes students from Mexico, China, Korea and Indonesia.This free class meets twice a week, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, from 6:00 to 9:30 p.m. at the PCC Community Education Center. Enrollment is ongoing, and students may register at any time, as long as space is available.For more information, contact instructor Carolyn Corrie at (626) 585-3207 or email [email protected] Make a comment Business News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena First Heatwave Expected Next Week
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