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Palestinian and Israelis Climbed Everest for Peace on PBS - Nationwide TV

Everest: A Climb for Peace will begin airing nationwide on Public Television (PBS) starting Saturday, October 23rd.  The film will be pre-released on the WORLD Channel, which airs on 124 Public TV stations nationwide including the following top ten markets: New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Dallas, Boston, and Atlanta. 

It will feed to these 124 stations on two consecutive Saturdays:

- First on Oct 23rd at 8:00am, 2:00pm, 8:00pm and 2:00am
- And then again on October 30th at 12:00pm and 6:00pm.
- It also will feed once on Friday, October 29 at 5:00am.
- Please check your local listings as times may differ according to station.

Notes from the VII African Development Forum

Representing URI, I took part in the seventh African  Development Forum (ADF VII) which was held in Addis Ababa at the United Nations Conference Center from October 10-15th, 2010 under the theme of " Acting on Climate Change for Sustainable Development in Africa".

Three new Cooperation Circles

Dear friends, Just to let you know that a minute ago CC APPROVAL COMMITTEE MEETING came to an end and that, approving the three applicants as Cooperation Circles we reached 500 and now have presence...