UN World Affairs

Exemplary Declaration
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Exemplary Declaration

The recent Declaration released by the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) entitled "End Violence Against Women" ratified mid March 2013, which unleashed a torrent of unexpected reactions…

Sandy’s Lesson
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Sandy’s Lesson

The uproars and thunders of hurricane Sandy, a category one colossal force of wind, have recently sparked a controversy. The aftermath of such a disaster has become a source of…

Leadership in Globalized World
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Leadership in Globalized World

“Think globally, act locally” – David Brower (1912 - 2000) - Friends of earth. “The clearest way to show what the rule of law means to us in everyday life,…

Democracy and Self-Development
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Democracy and Self-Development

“Development engineering is less about formulas and more about integrity. If an administrator is sensitive to the problems of the public, he can find innovative solutions within the given resources”.…

Mexico and UN Convention Against Corruption
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Mexico and UN Convention Against Corruption

In 2003, the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) was formed, obliging its States Parties to “implement a wide and detailed range of anti-corruption measures affecting their laws, institutions and…

Violence and Human Rights in Pakistan
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Violence and Human Rights in Pakistan

The unabated violence in Karachi termed as “Target Killing” is continuous since the mid of 1990s. In 2009 alone, 256 people including workers of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Mohajir…

The UN and The Queen
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The UN and The Queen

Will the Queen’s visit to the UN influence the quest for world unity and peace? Or do actions speak louder than words? Whenever you make a trip to Buckingham Palace,…

Green Revolution and Hunger
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Green Revolution and Hunger

The Failings of the Green revolution puts Hunger back on the Priority Agenda. It was born and developed to boost agricultural production and feed the world’s growing population. Four decades…

International Cover-up, Priest Misconduct
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International Cover-up, Priest Misconduct

The former coordinator of Jesuit sexual misconduct investigations, referred to here as Fr. JG, faces allegations that he molested a high school boy in 1971. His accuser is disclosing his…

President Barack O’bow’a
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President Barack O’bow’a

In a continuation of the new trend in US foreign policy "protocol", US President Barack Obama, greeted Japan's Emperor Akihito with a full Obama bow down from the waist, when…

Obama Speech to the Mid East
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Obama Speech to the Mid East

USA President Barack Hussein Obama gave an important policy speech at the University of Cairo, Egypt, on 4 June 2009. The speech was addressed to the entire Middle East, it was…

UN Medical Services
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UN Medical Services

Is it possible for a prestigious medical clinic in New York City to exist if many of the hired doctors and registered nurses are not fully trained and licensed to…