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HSI Report: Exploring the Arguments on Multi-culturalism and Coexistence
5-August-2016

The newly launched Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) program has gotten off to a great start. HSI brings Hokkaido University’s faculty members and more than 80 world-leading researchers from outside Japan together to provide special learning experiences to undergraduate and graduate students.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
PolyU discovers inadequate calcium, iron and iodine intakes of Hong Kong lactating women
27-July-2016

While breastfeeding has become more common across the globe in recent years, lactating women may not be aware of the nutrient adequacy of their breast milk and how their daily diet affects their nutrition intakes.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Mitigating floods with an electronic brain
20-July-2016

A computer model that can “learn” similarly to the human brain could help water resource managers mitigate damage in cases of extreme flooding, according to research published in the Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Guiding Economic Growth through National Action Plans: Protect, Respect and Remedy
4-July-2016

A unique United Nations commissioned academic research collaboration has issued recommendations on the prevention and mitigation of business-related human rights abuses in the Global South.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
How Culture Shapes Our Behaviour
4-July-2016

Researchers from Singapore Management University are unlocking how our cultural identity shapes our lives and attitudes, even at a subconscious level.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
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