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Don’t be a water waster! Follow these tips

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, March 9, 2017

World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is all about taking action on water issues. This year, the theme is wastewater – how to reduce its production and reuse… Read more…

International Day of the Girl Child – what it all means

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Today, 11 October, is International Day of the Girl (#dayofthegirl) – a UN initiative set up to promote the rights of girls around the world. Find out what it means… Read more…

8 epic reasons to visit (and live in) Canada

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Some countries don’t feature regularly in day-to-day world news. But these “quiet” countries do attract plenty of expats who are most likely there for the very reason that they want… Read more…

Earth Day 2016: Get involved, get planting

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 21, 2016

Earth Day 2016 is the perfect time to start thinking about how we can protect our planet and ourselves, with five simple steps. “Changing the world starts by changing your… Read more…

10 happiest places in the world

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 18, 2016

Happiness is an important measure of human development… Do you live in one of the top 10 most happy countries? To mark the United Nation’s International Day of Happiness on… Read more…

The 10 Keys to Happiness

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 20, 2015

Did the solar eclipse make you happy today? You didn’t see it? Not to worry, today is the United Nations International Happiness Day, coordinated by Action for Happiness, a non-profit… Read more…

Do you interact with local government and them you with you?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 24, 2014

One of the hardest things expats try to get to grips with is understanding and accessing information from their adopted country’s government and what it offers residents and citizens.  Find… Read more…

Where in the World is the Best Place to Age?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 3, 2013

While economic and medical advances mean that people are living longer, much of the world is not prepared to provide a high quality of life to its surging old-age population,… Read more…

World Water Week: Making Every Drop of Water Count – Top Water Saving Tips

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, September 3, 2013

The world population grows steadily but the world’s water supply does not. Until 2050, the global water demand is expected to increase by 55 percent, according to the OECD Environment… Read more…

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