Government & Nonprofit

Lead Editor: James daSilva

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SmartBrief covers the news surrounding state and local governments, defense issues, advocacy concerns and the work of the United Nations Foundation.

UN begins campaign against gender-based violence


  • Newsweek

The United Nations on Tuesday, which was International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, began 16 days of efforts against gender-based violence. “Everyone has a responsibility to pr… Read More

Rolls-Royce wins $287M contract to maintain engines on U.S. V-22 Ospreys


  • American City Business Journals

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded Rolls-Royce a $287 million contract for engine maintenance on the V-22 Osprey for the Air Force, Marine Corps and the Special Operations Command. The airplan… Read More

Ga. city council to vote next month on manager selection


  • Reporter Newspapers (Atlanta area)

The Dunwoody, Ga., City Council is scheduled to vote Dec. 8 on the appointment of Eric Linton as city manager. Linton serves as county administrator of Douglas County. Read More