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From A Mutual Support Community To More Mutual Support Communities
13-December-2017

The Senior Connect Group is formed to promote health through social participation in a residential area. The researchers provide empathetic listening skill training for the seed group in the community. Three aspects were identified to increase awareness and mutual support: (1) prevention through education (2) medic alert (3) rehabilitative support.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Indian’s ‘revolution’ inspired by Bolsheviks, spurred on by Britain plundering the Sub-Continent’s wealth, according to new academic article
8-December-2017

As Russia’s revolution celebrates its centenary, Dr Kalim Siddiqui draws comparisons with India’s push for independence.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Global risk of Madagascar’s pneumonic plague epidemic is limited
30-November-2017

Mathematical models have proven the risk of the on-going pneumonic plague epidemic in Madagascar spreading elsewhere in the world is limited, with the estimated number of exported cases staying below 0.1 person in each country between August 1 and October 17.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Nodding raises likability and approachability
27-November-2017

The act of nodding positively affects the subjective likability of people by about 30 percent and their approachability by 40 percent, according to a study conducted by researchers from Hokkaido University and Yamagata University in Japan.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Human Rights and Policy Making in Malaysia
23-October-2017

Malaysia is developing its first national human rights action plan (NHRAP) based on 5 pillars: Civil and Political Rights; Economic, Social and Cultural Rights; Rights of Vulnerable Groups; Rights of the Indigenous; and International Obligations. The collaboration between various stakeholders is crucial for the implementation of the NHRAP.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
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