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#Kazakhstan – Judicial reforms, more local control among issues addressed in state-of-the-nation address

#Kazakhstan – Judicial reforms, more local control among issues addressed in state-of-the-nation address

| September 11, 2019

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev reaffirmed his commitment during his 2 September state-of-the-nation address to create a more inclusive government and continue the reforms begun by Kazakhstan’s First President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, writes Aidana Yergaliyeva. Photo credit: akorda.kz “Our work should proceed from the need for the full implementation of the Five Institutional Reforms and the Plan […]

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#GSSD expo focuses on future international development

#GSSD expo focuses on future international development

| December 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

“In 2016, Turkey spent six billion dollars in development and humanitarian assistance, thus becoming the second largest humanitarian aid provider in the world following the US (compared to its gross national income). We are aiming to be the first in the world in the near future,” said Turkish Foreign Affairs Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. Çavuşoğlu was […]

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#EUChina: New China internet strategy unveiled

#EUChina: New China internet strategy unveiled

On Tuesday 19 April, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the new Chinese Internet Strategy. The guidelines of President Xi, who is also the Head of China’s Central Internet Security and Informatization Leading Group, constitute a building block of the ambitious objectives set in the five years plan for the development of the Chinese ICT sector, […]

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#EESC calls for e-inclusion and digital knowledge for all European citizens

#EESC calls for e-inclusion and digital knowledge for all European citizens

Nothing can escape today’s digital revolution. The ‘internet of things’, 3D printing, artificial intelligence, big data, online platforms and the sharing economy are bringing new businesses into the digital arena and create new opportunities for innovative SMEs and start-ups. The digital revolution is bringing about changes in modes of production and patterns of consumption, how […]

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Training vital for new era of patient-centric health care

Training vital for new era of patient-centric health care

By European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan “Health-care professionals cannot be expected to adapt to new ways of approaching patients and coping with new technology unless they are suitably trained”, a high-level conference on personalised medicine heard in Brussels this week.  Delegates were told that it is vital to develop training […]

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Data co-operatives: Giving BIG choices to the patient

Data co-operatives: Giving BIG choices to the patient

By European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan ‘Big Data’ is a huge area, especially in healthcare. We are sharing more personal data than ever before these days and this stored information will keep expanding and is certainly not going to go away. ‘Big Data’ is a huge area, especially in health […]

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The EU has moved forward with personalised medicine – so more of the same in 2015, please

The EU has moved forward with personalised medicine – so more of the same in 2015, please

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opinion by European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan In the arena of health care, and specifically personalised medicine, it can be argued that the European Union in general has had a pretty good 2014. The Commission, Parliament and Council has combined to move new legislation along nicely while taking on board […]

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