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📰 Businesses, their employees and customers need to see @GOVUK  provide a clear roadmap for how and when restrictions are introduced, including transparent trigger points, and clarity about the support available to protect jobs and livelihoods 👇

Synthetic drugs, including methamphetamine, are still a big problem in the Golden Triangle of southeast Asia. The @UN  and Thai authorities are hoping to improve livelihoods in the region, and cut the illicit trade. CC @UNODCODC 

Beverley Knight urges government to reopen theatres for sake of livelihoods

#Environment | We usually think of livelihoods and lives separately, however, it is now time to imagine a more integrated approach. Ranjit Barthakur, the founder of the Balipara Foundation@naturenomics ), writes:

#SriLanka ’s famou #tea  industry replaces a century-old tradition of buying and selling with virtual e-auction technology. Avoids a potentially devastatin #COVID19  shutdown and protects the livelihoods of 2 million people.

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#Health | In this #photoessay  by Subhrajit Sen, we look into how uranium mining impacts the lands, livelihoods, and health of Adivasi communities in Jharkhand.

With hundreds of thousands of livelihoods decimated by coronavirus, New York's veneer of stability is slipping

450 million people today earn their livelihoods producing food for us on family smallholdings. They make up some of the world’s poorest people. Over the last five years the Enhancing Livelihoods Fund has supported them. Here’s how #HealthyPlanetForAll 

Beverley Knight urges government to reopen theatres for sake of livelihoods

#Environment | “Protecting and enhancing natural assets such as land, energy, waste, water, air, and carbon can increase the earning potential for livelihoods.” We need an integrated approach between lives and livelihoods. @naturenomics 


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BREAKING: Lebanon's entire government has resigned, the PM announced, after the catastrophic #Beirut  explosion. He blamed the blast on endemic corruption. The blast killed at least 163 people and destroyed countless homes and livelihoods.

The smooth functioning of the @USPS  during the COVID-19 pandemic is a matter of life-or-death, and is critical for protecting lives, livelihoods and the life of our democracy. Postmaster General DeJoy must reverse new policies which accelerate the crisis at the Postal Service.

Not everybody can stay home, and we owe a big debt of gratitude to health professionals, transit and airport workers, first responders, and everyone keeping our communities going. Leaders have to step up to support people whose lives and livelihoods take a hit in the weeks ahead.

Every day Leader McConnell & the Republican Senate continue their blockade of the House-passed#HeroesAct  is a day they are failing the American people. The United States is in the middle of a crisis. Congress has a duty to protect lives & livelihoods from the coronavirus.

This is Gretchen Whitmer. She threw Michigan residents in jail and stripped them of their livelihoods if they did not “social distance.” She called a group of peaceful protesters “terrorists.” In case you were still wondering if the lockdowns were a vicious hoax to hurt Americans

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Which part of the millions of blue-collar workers losing their jobs & small refineries closing their doors forever is what you “love to see” (per your deleted tweet) @Ocasio2018 ? Asking for those in Texas & across USA whose livelihoods (ability to put food on the table) are AT RISK.

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Instead of holding a vote on The #HeroesAct , Senate Republicans are engaging in a clear act of political retribution designed to help the President keep his job. The Senate must stop playing along with the President’s dangerous tactics & take steps to save lives and livelihoods.

Marriott has furloughed thousands of workers -- jeopardizing not only their livelihoods, but also their access to health care. Meanwhile, Marriott has doled out $160M in quarterly dividends. Once again, America has socialism for the rich, capitalism for the rest.

Democrats are playing politics with peoples lives and livelihoods all because they don't want Trump to get a bipartisan "win." Nancy and Chuck should spend a little less time focusing on politics and a lot more time focusing on the needs of the American people!!!

Why won’t President Trump open the government while we continue to negotiate? Because he thinks it’s okay to use Americans' lives, livelihoods, paychecks, and families as “leverage” for his wall. Stop hurting Americans and open the government now, .