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Royal Humane Society         
  • A man recuperating from near-drowning at a receiving-house of the Royal Humane Society, 18th century
BRITISH CHARITY
Society for the Recovery of Persons Apparently Drowned
The Royal Humane Society is a British charity which promotes lifesaving intervention. It was founded in England in 1774 as the Society for the Recovery of Persons Apparently Drowned,New Scientist, Vol.
Humane society         
GROUP THAT AIMS TO STOP HUMAN OR ANIMAL SUFFERING DUE TO CRUELTY OR OTHER REASONS
The Humane Society; Oregon Humane Society; Humain Society; Humane Societies; Humane Society; Humane societies
A humane society is a group that aims to stop cruelty to animals. In many countries, the term is used mostly for societies for the prevention of cruelty to animals (SPCA).
Royal Society Africa Prize         
The Royal Society Africa Prize (formerly known as the Royal Society Pfizer Prize) has been awarded by the Royal Society since 2006 to African-based researchers at the start of their career who are making innovative contributions to the biological sciences in Africa. £60,000 is awarded as a grant for the recipient to carry out a research project that is linked to an African centre of scientific excellence, normally a University or equivalent research centre, and a further £5,000 is given directly to the prizewinner.