Public HealthPhys.org

France's COVID health pass raises serious ethical questions

The French parliament has passed a law mandating the use of a COVID-19 health pass in order to access public spaces such as restaurants, cinemas, trains and museums. The pass provides proof that the holder has either been vaccinated, recently tested negative for COVID-19 or recovered from the disease. The law also mandates all health workers to get vaccinated by September 15, or risk suspension.
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Inquiry into Malta journalist's slaying blames state

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — An independent inquiry into the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia released on Thursday has found that the Maltese state “has to bear responsibility” for the assassination due the culture of impunity emanating from the highest levels of government. Caruana Galizia’s family had sought the...
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Video GamesPolygon

Fortnite teases big concert event, and signs point to Ariana Grande

Fortnite is gearing up for its next major in-game concert. On Thursday, developer Epic Games announced the Rift Tour, a new in-game event that will start on Aug. 6 and run through Aug. 8. According to Epic’s announcement, the Rift Tour will involve “a musical journey into magical new realities...

The home of sustainable investment

There are $1.83 trillion of European assets in sustainable investment funds, per Morningstar. In the U.S., by contrast, the number is just $300 billion. Why it matters: There's no sign of the United States catching up in the foreseeable future. Total inflows into European sustainable funds were $112 billion in Q2, compared to less than $18 billion in America.
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EU creates checklist for 'climate proof' infrastructure projects

BRUSSELS, July 29 (Reuters) - The European Commission on Thursday published a guide to assess whether planned infrastructure projects are equipped to cope with climate change impacts like floods and heatwaves, a condition that must be met to receive certain EU funds. The catastrophic floods that hit northwest Europe this...
EconomyThe Conversation

Northern Ireland protocol: here’s what a compromise between EU and UK could look like

The EU has announced it will suspend its legal action against the UK for allegedly breaching the Northern Ireland protocol by unilaterally extending grace periods related to trade between Great Britain and the province. The intention is for both parties to discuss realistic and practical solutions to the trade issues arising from the protocol, which is the agreement they negotiated to avoid a hard border in Ireland as part of Brexit. So where do they go from here?
Cell PhonesRolling Stone

How to Use GPS to Meet Your Customers Where They Are

Opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not reflect the views of Rolling Stone editors or publishers. As a business leader, do you want to know what type of content a person will view or what kind of ad might resonate with them? If so, you’ll want to know where they are. Luckily, the GPS on their phone can tell you.