Daily Archives: June 7, 2015

My Greatest Fear in Brazil – By Rosaliene Bacchus

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Bus Terminal - Praca Coracao de Jesus - Fortaleza - Ceara - Brazil

Bus Terminal – Praça Coração de Jesus – Fortaleza – Ceará – Brazil
Photo Credit: Agência Fato

When my sons were young, my greatest fear was dying and leaving them orphans in Brazil—a fear triggered by a near-death experience.

I had just gotten off the bus at the terminal in the Praça Coração de Jesus in downtown Fortaleza. In those days, there was no divider separating the bus lanes from the street. Cleared for crossing with the red light, I was in the middle of the street when I heard the roar of a speeding car. The tires screeched as the driver took a right turn at high velocity, heading straight at me.

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Berbice Childrens’ Resource Network- Fundraising Brunch- 28 June 2015 – Toronto

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Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 05 June 2015

Capitol TV logoGuyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 05 June 2015

  • Funds approved for GuySuCo bailout
  • More commitment to clean up Georgetown
  • Minister of business looking to ease bottlenecks
  • 4, 000 houses to be built in “cohesive communities”
  • Former electricity boss says GPL did not reduce electricity tariffs
  • Recommendations of NCN fraud report to be implemented
  • Sports

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GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 06 JUNE 2015 – Demerara Waves

Demerara WavesGUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 06 JUNE 2015 – Demerara Waves

  • Canada to fund justice improvement projects in Guyana – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1Jzx219
  • EU cash for sugar industry delayed over lack of transparency, accountability – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1HcMRdU
  • Guyana probing Venezuela’s claim of coastal waters including area of significant oil – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1HcrVDK
  • Poor safety and health conditions at Bosai’s Linden bauxite operations – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1QdmKZP

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How to fix a broken school? Lead fearlessly, love hard – Linda Cliatt-Wayman

Filmed May 2015 at TEDWomen 2015

Linda Cliatt-Wayman: How to fix a broken school? Lead fearlessly, love hard

On Linda Cliatt-Wayman’s first day as principal at a failing high school in North Philadelphia, she was determined to lay down the law. But she soon realized the job was more complex than she thought. With palpable passion, she shares the three principles that helped her turn around three schools labeled “low-performing and persistently dangerous.” Her fearless determination to lead — and to love the students, no matter what — is a model for leaders in all fields.   Continue reading

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