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US debt default could trigger dollar’s collapse – and severely erode America’s political and economic might

US debt default could trigger dollar’s collapse – and severely erode America’s political and economic might

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. It’s a case of déjà vu all over again on the debt ceiling debate. Republicans, who regained control of the House of Representatives in November 2022, are threatening to not allow an increase in the debt limit unless…

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Water ATMs were introduced in Ghana

Water ATMs were introduced in Ghana

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Universal, safe and reliable water access is a pressing need in the global south. One-quarter of the world’s population don’t currently have access to clean drinking water. In Ghana, about 5 million people out of a total population…

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Paramedics could sound early warnings of child abuse or neglect – but they need support and more training

Paramedics could sound early warnings of child abuse or neglect – but they need support and more training

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Child abuse and neglect is, unfortunately, a far more common occurrence in Australia than many people realise. In Australia in 2020–21 (the most recent figures available), there were more than half a million notifications to child protection services….

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