KU team partners with Indigenous community to bring positive sport environment to coaches, kids

LAWRENCE — University of Kansas researchers have conducted and published extensive research studies on how evidence-based positive sport environments help athletes learn from mistakes, stay with sports and experience more positive development. Now, those researchers have collaborated with an Indigenous community sporting program to understand how the program can beContinue Reading

Twin Cities Accelerator Awards Over $450,000 in Investments, Forgivable Loans, and Main Street Grants to grow jobs with Black, Indigenous, and Latina-Owned Businesses

The Vanguard Accelerator grant program will make investments of $5,000 each to three businesses in the Twin Cities region. In addition, the grant recipients will receive a scholarship to the Founders First esteemed Zebra Leadership Program to provide continued education and leadership development. ST. PAUL, Minn. (PRWEB) JanuaryContinue Reading

President Lula’s first pro-environment acts protect Indigenous people and the Amazon

Effective Jan. 2, Brazil’s President Lula issued six decrees revoking or altering anti-environment-and-Indigenous measures from his predecessor Jair Bolsonaro, acts highly celebrated by environmentalists and activists. One of the decrees annuls mining in Indigenous lands and protected areas, another resumes plans to combat deforestation in the Amazon and Cerrado biomes,Continue Reading

100 indigenous women-owned businesses to benefit from NSSF, Mastercard UGX7.6bn funding

Patrick Ayota, NSSF Deputy Managing Director (c) and Adrian Bukenya, Mastercard Foundation Country Director (with yellow tie) with the project team at the launch of the NSSF Hi-innovator Women Accelerator cohort at Mestil Hotel (PHOTO/Courtesy). KAMPALA – The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) in partnership with Mastercard Foundation has earmarkedContinue Reading