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WIPO : Retaliation against whistleblowers and employee representatives?

The situation of our colleagues C. Mason, W. Lei and O. Steele, respectively President and Vice-Presidents of the WIPO Staff Association, has been of concern to us for some time.

“CERN: Science Bridging Cultures” by Marilena Streit-Bianchi

You may have noticed, in the CERN Bulletin of 19 April 2018, the announcement of the presentation of the book “CERN: Science Bridging Cultures” to the Ambassador of Mozambique to the United Nations. For those of you who were unable to attend this presentation or have not yet had time to read this book, I present here for ECHO some aspects of this publication and explain how it came about.

A new logo for Le Jardin des Particules: a new identity!

Le Jardin des Particules, the Crèche and School of the CERN Staff Association, is pleased to announce the change of its visual identity.

The year 2018 has already successfully marked an important change in our communication: in May 2018, the Crèche and School announced the change of its name to “Le Jardin des Particules” (link article no 292). Today, Le Jardin des Particules completes this change by unveiling its new logo.

“ABC of Health” books for Mozambique

Thanks to the Staff Association’s Long-Term Collections Committee, primary and secondary school children in Mozambique will now have access to the ‘ABC of Health’ books, of which the printing and distribution costs were fully covered by the Long-Term Collections.

On October 2nd, Marilena Streit-Bianchi, a CERN honorary member, visited University of Lurio in Mozambique accompanied by Prof.Francisco Noa, Rector of the University and Júlio Mendes, Provincial Director of Education and Human Development, to present these illustrated books to the national authorities, press and television.

This week at the Staff Association

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