Daily Archives: 2013-03-20

Calling out for Male Volunteers from AWARE for theatre production

Calling Male Volunteers for Forum Theatre! AWARE is collaborating with Drama Box to produce its very own forum theatre on violence against women in Singapore, and the NGO is on the lookout for men and boys to join their team of actors, directors, scriptwriters, content contributors and production team for this play! "Through this interactive drama, we hope to provoke thought and discussion on the less obvious …

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Social spending decreased from 2011 to 2012?

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the Department of Statistics’ MONTHLY DIGEST OF STATISTICS SINGAPORE, FEBRUARY 2013. Social spending decreased? GOVERNMENT OPERATING EXPENDITURE – Social Development (Education, healthcare, community development, etc)  – decreased from $17.7 $17.5 billion, from 2011 to 2012. GOVERNMENT DEVELOPMENT EXPENDITURE – Social Development – decreased from $3.7 to $3.5 billion, from 2011 to 2012. Since we seem …

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