Achieving food security has become a critical development issue worldwide. It is more so for Nepal, as it is facing serious social, political and economic problems. The issue has become a concern for the households, the nation, and development ... Kathmandu Post, 3 days ago
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Palestinians march for civil rights in Beirut, Lebanon (photo:fplamb) The United Nations Human Rights Council, along with the global community and many in Lebanon, has become increasingly concerned about the massive violations of Palestinian civil ...Counter Currents, 5 days ago
Ambassador Samantha Power At the United Nations, Power works to advance U.S. interests, promote and defend human rights, and address pressing challenges to global peace and security. Prior to serving as U.S. Permanent Representative to the United ...United States Institute of Peace, 4 weeks ago
Photo: A man carries a bag on his shoulder at the Internally Displaced People (IDP) camp at the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) base in Malakal early on March 19, 2014. (Ivan Lieman/AFP/) JUBA, South Sudan Joseph ...Columbia Journalism Review, 1 month ago
UNEP UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME : Greening Tourism and Agriculture Can Help Saint Lucia Strengthen Economy and Resilience in Face of Climate Change
New UNEP study identifies opportunities for green economy transformation Saint Lucia, 15 June 2016 - Greening tourism, which contributes around 12 per cent of Saint Lucia's gross domestic product, diversifying agriculture and transforming the ...4 Traders, 1 month ago Greening tourism and agriculture can help St Lucia strengthen economy and resilience to climate change Caribbean News Now!, 1 month ago
) The United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Christof Heyns, today has called for greater scrutiny and accountability of the use of force by private security providers in law enforcement activities. ...OHCHR.org, 1 month ago PRIVATISING SECURITY MUST NOT LOWER STANDARDS OF PROTECTION AND ACCOUNTABILITY UN RIGHTS EXPERT United Nations Office at Geneva, 1 month ago
(Adds senior official on state of emergency, S&P outlook) * Erdogan chairing meetings of cabinet, security council * Academics banned from travel as purge widened * Turkey wants U.S. to extradite cleric blamed for coup * Military chief's ...Yahoo! Finance, 1 week ago Turkey's Erdogan declares state of emergency after coup bid Himalayan Times, 1 week ago Cyprus PIO: Turkish Cypriot and Turkish Media Review, 16-07-26 Hellenic Resources Network, 2 days ago Erdogan declares emergency in Turkey Emirates247, 6 days ago
The recent deadly terror attack in Dhaka attests to the deteriorating security environment in India's neighbourhood. The instability in Pakistan has a telling effect on Indian security, especially in Jammu and Kashmir. The arrest of the Islamic ...Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, 2 weeks ago
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Of all the politicians Twitterati love to troll, Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani is perhaps the only one who responds promptly to all the criticisms and potshots. While others choose not to lend a ear to the trolls, which is perhaps the best choice to make on social media, Irani often gets caught up in a war of words with them. Irani was once again in the eye of the storm when she objected to a Bihar minister addressing her as ‘dear’. We all know what ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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