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  • 1953
  • Children of the Atom is a 1953 science fiction novel by Wilmar H. Shiras, which has been listed as one of "The Most Significant SF & Fantasy Books of the Last 50 Years, 1953-2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • Top 50 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books, list by the Science Fiction Book Club Children of The Atom - Information on the novel and author Wilmar Shiras Nancy Nye (July 12, 1953). (wikipedia.org)
  • Shiras, Wilmar House) The story "In Hiding" was included in: The Best Science Fiction Stories 1949 The Science Fiction Hall of Fame The Science Fiction Book Club named Children of the Atom at #14 on their list of "The Most Significant SF & Fantasy Books of the Last 50 Years, 1953-2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • The centre is called 'Le Centre d'Aide au Développement' (CAD), a Haitian non-governmental organization that provides a home for otherwise homeless children like Daniel. (unicef.org)
  • Plan Canada is the Canadian arm of the relief organization Plan International, a not-for-profit global movement that promotes social justice for youth and their families in more than 65 developing countries and several continents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Langdon-Davies' organization expanded to help children from all over Europe who were displaced by the war, listening to their dreams and aspirations while equipping them with the skills and knowledge to improve their lives and make a better future. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1940s - During World War II, the organization became known as "Foster Parents Plan for War Children" and worked in England, helping displaced children from all over Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Poverty
  • Plan Canada attempts to break the cycle of poverty by helping children and adults living in developing countries use their ideas, talents and energies to shape their future. (wikipedia.org)
  • children's
  • Here at Boston Children's Hospital, the Manton Center for Orphan Disease Research was created to develop new methods for understanding, diagnosing and treating unusual diseases and to apply this knowledge to make fundamental scientific advances with broad implications for human health. (childrenshospital.org)
  • caregivers
  • Given the challenges facing these children and their caregivers, further supports are needed in order to help them successfully make the transition from primary school to secondary school and into adolescence. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • empower
  • Plan Canada's long-term goal is to empower children, their families and the members of their communities to improve living conditions, establish grassroots organizations, and work with local and national governments. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcomes
  • This paper uses panel survey data from rural Zambia to measure the impact of WA adult mortality and morbidity on primary school attendance and school advancement, and separately tests the extent to which orphan status affects these schooling outcomes. (umn.edu)
  • disease
  • In addition to protecting and supporting children who have lost parents to the disease, the campaign aims to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission, provide paediatric treatment and prevent infection among adolescents and young people. (unicef.org)
  • work
  • The adoption agency works to make a good match between parent and child to work towards a permanency for the family. (precious.org)
  • The kids would actually do work, they would have cash, they would have pride in the schools, they'd begin the process of rising. (chicagomag.com)
  • and parents, teachers, children and church members to work to educate their peers, colleagues and congregations about the NPA, and then push for its success. (unicef.org)
  • This approach is still very much at the core of Plan's work today with 3.5 million families and their children in over 25,000 communities in developing countries around the world Here's a brief timeline of Plan's evolution: 1930s - Plan was founded as "Foster Parents Plan for Children in Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book's plot focuses on superhuman children with immeasurably high intelligence who have to hide their youth, and work from hiding in order to get along in the less-intelligent world. (wikipedia.org)
  • threat
  • It is imperative to diagnose and threat the infected child before it becomes a public health hazard for the home and school system. (adoptiondoctors.com)
  • parents
  • An orphan child was defined as a child who had lost one or both parents, and therefore included maternal, paternal, EPO906 and double orphans . (immune-source.com)
  • Here are very talented and talkative children who are taken on the task of raising by adoptive parents from orphanage. (zp.ua)
  • Later adopted by Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, missionaries in what is now Washington, they were orphaned a second time, when both their new parents, as well as brothers John and Francis Sager, were killed during the Whitman massacre in November 1847. (wikipedia.org)
  • A British journalist, John Langdon-Davies, met the orphaned boy with this note and was inspired to found 'Foster Parents Plan for Children in Spain' to help children whose lives were disrupted by the war. (wikipedia.org)
  • It became "Foster Parents Plan Inc." to reflect the goal of bringing lasting change to the lives of children in need, whatever their circumstances. (wikipedia.org)
  • These children were born to workers caught in an explosion at an atomic weapons facility, and orphaned just a few months after birth when their parents succumbed to delayed effects from the blast. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the process, she realised that there were so many children abandoned by their parents and she adopted them as her own and started begging even more vigorously to feed them. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • UNICEF uses innovative approaches to solve problems and improve the lives of children around the world. (unicef.org)
  • These kids don't have a lot and are born into a world that has not been a good start for them in life and what Neema House is doing for them is amazing. (thewanakasun.co.nz)
  • They come as Zimbabwean children are faced with some of the worst hardships confronting children anywhere in the world. (unicef.org)
  • In November 1989, Albina du Boisrouvray and FXB, in partnership with Médecins du Monde (Doctors of the World), successfully lobbied the United Nations in to adopt the Convention on the Rights of the Child in November 1989 by organizing a symbolic sailing voyage, retracing the former slave route with 15 children of different ethnicities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the novel, much of which was originally published as a series of stories in Astounding Science Fiction magazine, hidden throughout a future America of 1972 are a group of incredibly gifted children - all approximately the same age, all preternaturally intelligent, and all hiding their incredible abilities from a world they know will not understand them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like the characters in the better-known X-Men series, these children are mutants, brought together to explore their unique abilities and study in secret at an exclusive school for gifted children, lest they be hated and feared by a world that would not understand them. (wikipedia.org)
  • The story, about extraordinarily gifted children who were struggling to find their place in the world, struck a chord with readers and became a classic, rapidly appearing in multiple anthologies. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • UNICEF is committed to doing all it can to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the United Nations family - and especially children and young people. (unicef.org)
  • and 4) a family income generating/micro-enterprise promotion component for children enrolled in Bridges and Bridges PLUS, and their families. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • We ask for help in creating a sports team for internally displaced orphans from family-type children s home! (zp.ua)
  • The main goal is to give orphans, including disabled, the family. (zp.ua)
  • Reducing the number of children living outside a family environment. (unicef.org)
  • More than 90 per cent of the country's orphans have been absorbed by the extended family. (unicef.org)
  • At the same time, Zambia has faced the challenge of rising HIV prevalence and the possibility that recent gains in long-term human capital development could be eroded if households which suffer the death of a working-age (WA) adult pull their children out of school due to family labor shortages or financial constraints. (umn.edu)
  • households
  • There were 1,867 households of which 32.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.5% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.7% were non-families. (wikipedia.org)
  • There were 1,815 households out of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.9% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. (wikipedia.org)
  • Homes
  • We made short video about the life in the 2 "Happy homes" for disabled orphans in Kalinovka village. (zp.ua)
  • least
  • Almost one in three children in Zimbabwe, 1.6 million, are now orphaned, having lost at least one parent, and this number is growing," UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman said. (unicef.org)
  • UNICEF
  • With help from UNICEF, we try and give these children as much as we can, so they won't go back and live on the streets any more," said Ms. Mondésir. (unicef.org)
  • social
  • There are still post placement visits to happen, fine must be safe if your child, registering for Social Security number and the number of other things. (precious.org)
  • 2. Helping orphan children obtain a normal social environment far from deprivation, and challenge the social misconception of them as poor and needy. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • For example, lunch invitations with orphans, where each volunteer brings food from his/her home to share with a group of orphans in the Association's headquarters. (wikipedia.org)
  • focuses
  • Plan Canada focuses the main thrust of its energies on the children in poorer developing countries' communities, namely those of Asia, the Caribbean, Africa, Central America and South America. (wikipedia.org)
  • tells
  • In a particularly moving example Plimsoll tells of a 23-year old widow, with children, who is keeping alive by mangling clothes (i.e. squeezing the water from items that have just been washed). (dawlishchronicles.com)
  • Based upon Edgar Rice Burrough's book Tarzan of the Apes and the 1999 smash-hit Disney animated film, Tarzan tells the story of an infant boy orphaned on the shores of West Africa. (adamsarts.org)
  • Back at the mansion, Howard continues to mutilate and alter Wallace, to whom he tells his backstory: a Duplessis orphan, he was sexually abused for years by the clergy who fostered him. (wikipedia.org)
  • story
  • It is the story of two orphaned children who run away from their home in the West Australia outback to go to Perth so they can sail to England to live with their grandparents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Summary is coming from the Scholastic website: "Unlike the traditional Santa Claus myth, Kringle is a coming-of-age story about an orphan who becomes a force for good in a dark and violent time. (wikipedia.org)
  • novel
  • German-American novelist Henry Bellamann (birth name Heinrich Hauer Bellamann), whose heritage made him a social outcast in the small Missouri city of Fulton where he was born and raised, channeled the bitter memories of his youth into the bestselling novel, Kings Row, copyrighted in 1940 and published in 1941 by Simon and Schuster. (wikipedia.org)
  • drug
  • Langhorne, PA and Oxford, UK - 18 November 2011 - EUSA Pharma, a transatlantic specialty pharmaceutical company focused on oncology, oncology supportive care and critical care, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its orphan drug ERWINAZE™ (asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi) for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in patients with hypersensitivity to E. coli-derived asparaginase. (adventls.com)
  • becomes
  • The four top-billed roles in the 1942 film are played by Ann Sheridan as Randy Monaghan, the girl from the "wrong side of the tracks", Robert Cummings as Parris Mitchell who becomes a psychiatrist, Ronald Reagan as Drake McHugh, an orphan with an inheritance, and Betty Field as Cassandra Tower, the mysterious daughter of one of town's doctors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eugene "Gin" Agustin (Piolo Pascual) is a frustrated musician who becomes the guardian of the three orphans that his dearly departed sister adopted: Emong (Zaijan Jaranilla), Dara (Xyriel Manabat) and Ningning (Yesha Camile). (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Treatment with asparaginase is a vital and life-saving therapy for thousands of patients, mostly children, with acute lymphoblastic leukemia each year. (adventls.com)
  • Today's approval of ERWINAZE highlights EUSA's ongoing commitment to the oncology field, and the treatment of patients affected by orphan diseases. (adventls.com)
  • good
  • We went to church together, but it wasn't until our kids started dating each other (no, they're not the ones who got married, although my BFF and I had some interesting plans if that had happened - would have made holidays easy, but I digress) taht we actually became good friends. (blogspot.com)
  • The children are good friends with Tom, the caretaker at the hotel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gin is unprepared to be the guardian of three young children but with the help of strict lawyer Bianca Magpantay (Iza Calzado) and her daughter, Lorrie (Andrea Brillantes) Gin learns how to be a good parental figure to these three children. (wikipedia.org)
  • basis
  • On a weekly basis, starting in April 2014, different topics were discussed such as, women empowerment, the inclusion of special needs children in schools, the active aging of the elderly, the environment and the exhibition of young talent for Lebanese artists. (wikipedia.org)
  • towards
  • Carrying out his plan the two children get a ride to the next town, Williams, and walk even further towards Quindanning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Frank and the two kids get a ride in a truck headed towards Pinjarra and the coastal city of Mandurah, all the time staying just ahead of Tom, who finally catches up with them in the jungle, likely somewhere near the Dwellingup area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Towards the close, the kids and Frank have lunch with the Premier, who attempts to save political face and to entice them to stay in Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • book
  • The show was modeled on the life of syndicated newspaper columnist Thomas Braden, a real-life parent with eight children, who wrote a book by the same title. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • It is also one of the most curable forms of cancer,with remission rates in treated children of over 95% and 75 - 85% surviving at least five years without recurrence of leukemia . (adventls.com)
  • Canada
  • Wallace announces plans to fly to Canada to interview the "Kill Bill" Kid, an Internet celebrity famous for severing his leg with a samurai sword. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently the series airs in Canada as part of the Kids' CBC block on the Tiny Pop channel and in the United States as part of the Cookie Jar TV block on CBS. (wikipedia.org)
  • least
  • I wouldn't trade the experience for the world, but I also won't be doing it again - at least not for one of my own children. (blogspot.com)