Saúde & Boa Forma

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The Benefits of Physical Activity for First Nations, Inuit and Métis Communities: Sharing Knowledge and Community Leading Pract

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The Saint Elizabeth First Nations, Inuit and Métis Program is leading an initiative aimed at strengthening community-based healthy living activities through the development and sharing of culturally relevant messages with community health and recreation workers, to encourage the use of the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines* in all community-based programs.This initiative presents an innovative e-learning resource which incorporates culturally relevant messages based on the guidelines, for use by First Nations, Inuit and Métis recreation and health workers.This project was funded b

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World Health Organization: Global Recommendations on Physical Activity for Health

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Physical inactivity is now identified as the fourth leading risk factor for global mortality. Physical inactivity levels are rising in many countries with major implications for the prevalence of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) and the general health of the population worldwide. The focus of the Global Recommendations on Physical Activity for Health is primary prevention of NCDs through physical activity at population level, and the primary target audience for these recommendations are policy-makers at national level.

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Report Card on Physical Activity for Children & Youth - 2013

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The Active Healthy Kids Canada Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth is an evidence-informed communications and advocacy piece that provides a comprehensive assessment of Canada’s “state of the nation” each year on how, as a country, we are being responsible in providing physical activity opportunities for children and youth. Each year, the Report Card communicates a “cover story” reflective of emerging research and trends with respect to physical activity for children and youth. The 2013 Report Card focuses on the issue of “active transportation”.

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Student Leadership Conference

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Physical and Health Education Canada is calling all future leaders in the Physical Education, Health or Sport related field to attend their Student Leadership Conference 2014. You will spend four days meeting and working with leaders from all across Canada who will empower you to take your career path to the next level. You will participate in challenging and hands on activities that will show you how much you are capable of. You will meet fellow like-minded students from all across Canada and establish lifelong friendships.

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Middle East Fitness Initiative

The Middle East Fitness Initiative (MEFI) is a nonprofit corporation with 501(c)3 tax-exempt status. The organization seeks to encourage physical fitness in low-income communities in the Middle East by supporting local initiatives. MEFI takes a holistic view of health and believes that the physical and psychological benefits of exercise help build self-confidence, increase personal productivity, and positively impact overall quality of life.

Transforming lives

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Aashwasan is the only spiritual science organization in the world that brings in the knowledge of Aura Science and Extra Sensory Perception (ESP) to transform lives. The foundation of Aashwasan was laid by Ms. Rashmi Aiyappa in the year 2005, who was born with the knowledge of Aura Science and ESP. She has invented various tools and techniques using her inborn knowledge that has brought Aashwasan as a path breaking movement worldwide.

New Health with New Food Culture

citizen sector

First Nations people in Canada are facing serious health challenges devastating and shattering their lives. Diseases, drugs, alcohol,crime and other social evils have crippled them.

A change in food culture by introducing natural,nutritious, less expensive to replace the present habit of eating junk food can bring revolutionary improvement in the health of the First Nations people. This would establish dignity to this population, make them healthy and productive community in Canada.

Annapurna Smart Systems™

citizen sector

Today more than two billion people are affected by malnutrition—both under nutrition and over nutrition—in developed and developing countries. It is well documented that those who struggle with poor nutrition suffer every mothers from womb baby cognitive development problems, are sick more often, are more prone to disease, and die younger than their nutritionally-secure counterparts.

Helping the Korowai Fight Malaria and Elephantitis

citizen sector

In Papua New Guinea lives an indigenous population of people known as the Korowai tribe. This particular tribe has a compound problem that may be reducible by preventing the source. The Korowai has some main health problems due to mosquito bites that causes Malaria and Elephantitis. This problem doesn't stop there, when a member of the tribe falls ill due to what ever is the ailment they blame it on witches. The accused witches can be anyone unlucky enough to bring attention to themselves. Many times the alleged witch is just a young woman trying to enjoy here right to life.

We-search.org

citizen sector

We-search.org is a crowdfunding site for biomedical research. We make the research process more accessible and transparent for patients and their families by connecting them with medical researchers. We support labs by providing a financially efficient way for them to connect with patients and raise funds for their research.

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Fitlanthropy

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Fitlanthropy envisions a world where people are empowered to achieve greatness in all aspects of their life. This empowerment comes from surpassing health and fitness goals and having a positive impact on the community in the process.

Moringa oleifera FOR IMMUNE BOOSTER AND DIET SUPPLIMENT

for profit

After realizing the miracle TREE known as Moringa oleifera that meet all your nutritional needs, takes care of your health and purify your water.We thought of our friends living with HIV and other chronic diseases, who were living on medication through out their life without the taking the right nutrition, and started a campaign for the tree to be planted and used worldwide as a solution.

Football For Life

for profit

'Football For Life' is a landmark charitable grassroots project which brings joy into the lives of disadvantaged children in migrant worker communities in China. FFL provides in-curricula coaching courses delivered by British FA qualified coaches and local assistants in an educational and fun English language environment.

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Global Educators

Man-making education is a rare and non-existing idea, after Swami Vivekananda's intense teachings around the world. Men and women around the world are grabing information and degrees and do their work for their bread alone. Nobody is interested to teach the poor and the ignorant about the real knowledge to empower himself or herself not only for bread-winning, but an extra-miles going education that can protect him or her from all miseries from outside and also from his or her own inside. This strengtehing of internal man is the most important thing that is required for todays world.

Localização

Mekelle
Mekelle
Etiópia
13° 28' 42.996" N, 39° 28' 19.6212" E
Inglês
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Kitchen Garden

citizen sector

a) Kitchen garden & b)Rain Harvest are to be practiced among group. If a sufficient area is found in a house and they can form a group of 10 to 15 and do this as regular cultivation of fresh veg & greens.

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Mother Feeding

Baby food should be with iron, proctein & Vitamin C.
If the pregnant ladies are noted down and properly treated, then most of the Nutrition problem will be solved. In a village of 2000 people mostly around 5 to 10 pregnant women are found. So, it is very much necessity to identify them and give nutritious food of “Chatthu Mavu”, ie. Dhal flour powder (contains nine dhalls).
Alongwith the nutrition flour powder, we must council the ladies for betterment of their mind. The ladies are very fond of goose berry, which is very well available.

Localização

main Madurai, TN
Índia
9° 55' 19.8336" N, 78° 6' 31.8924" E
Inglês
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Improved Nutrition

Every house should have empty land or roof garden/kichen garden in their houses. The rain water harvest set up should be in the house while optaining registration.
Healthy Food, Healthy Thoughts, Healthy Environment and Faith & Prayer(Meditation/Yoga) will give HEALTHY BODY & MIND and Success in life.

New Educational System

Healthy Food, Healthy Thoughts, Healthy Environment and Faith & Prayer(Meditation/Yoga) will give HEALTHY BODY & MIND and Success in life.
The parents should be their role model,since they are our best mimic.
Within 2 kms. the children should walk to the school

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SELF HELP

SELF HELP IS THE BEST HELP:
In India, the Women's Self Help Group was formed few years back. They shared everything with one another and get a solution to overcome the problem. But for which, we need to educate and motivate them and lead them in the right way in order to give fruitful result to the society and their family.
The trafickling and elopment is reduced. But the false cases are filled against innocent men. Such exploitation should be avoided. But child labour is increasing, since the mother is busy with SHG. Idleness increase.

Localização

main Madurai, TN
Índia
9° 54' 48.1428" N, 78° 7' 1.2108" E
Inglês
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Growing Flowers Program

The idea is to develop and implement a new education curriculum for children in the primary grades that includes life skills, character education, health and fitness and inclusive education and to include all kinds of children including those with disabilities. This program is particularly designed for schools in poor areas.

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REBUILT BROKEN RELATIONSHIP

 

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main Madurai, TN
Índia
9° 54' 48.1428" N, 78° 7' 1.2108" E
Inglês
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MENTAL & PHYSICAL ailing HEALTH

 

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main Madurai, TN
Índia
9° 54' 48.1428" N, 78° 7' 1.2108" E
Inglês
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Step N2 the Beat

Step N2 the Beat Dance Class encourages line dancing to students K-5th, their parents, teachers and other people within the community.  Dancing is a great way for people of all ages to get and stay in shape. Besides being fun, dancing has many positive health benefits.