High Cost of Youth Risky Behavior
Caribbean Kids

High Cost of Youth Risky Behavior

Many Caribbean youth are doing reasonably well. They live in loving and caring families, attend school and are involved in various social activities in their communities. The health and well-being…

Bravo! Judge Adams
UN Judges

Bravo! Judge Adams

New sunshine exposing the muck around... Can this be cleared sooner than later? Ref: UNDT Judgment UNDT/2010/001/R, 6 January 2010, and UNDT Judgment UNDT/2010/030, 22 February 2010. Abboud vs Secretary-General…

Making Sense of it All – II
Justice Delayed

Making Sense of it All – II

“In a democratic framework nothing is flawless, but the real strength of a true democracy is its ability to correct the flaws in time and eliminate repetition.” Indian Cabinet Minister…

Making Sense of it All
Waiting For Justice

Making Sense of it All

“We must admit, at least the possibility, that everything we believe to be true is not (or may not be) true.”  Thomas M. Easley in his book “The Mechanics of…

التمويل والإئتمان وحقوق الإنسان
Financing Housing1

التمويل والإئتمان وحقوق الإنسان

فى مقال اليوم سوف نعرض لعدد من الموضوعات التى قد تبدو غير مترابطة ولكن بعد قراءة المقال إلى نهايته سوف يتضح أن هناك إرتباط بين موضوعات التمويل والإئتمان من ناحية…

Untold Story: Why We Do What We Do?
UN Pension Health

Untold Story: Why We Do What We Do?

From the Dairies of UN Retirees (1/3 Lump Sum Recipients) Common Cause Appeal # UNAT 2009-001. “Change direction with understanding of (human) evolution here and now, lest you may end…

Human Resources Key to Economic Progress
Human Resources Education

Human Resources Key to Economic Progress

The quality of human resources has a strong influence on the ability of societies, enterprises and governments to properly identify and analyse problems, to realistically and imaginatively envisage the future…

Case of Common Sense
Kofi Annan

Case of Common Sense

Case of common sense and prudence or case of superiority complex and incompetence?! UN Admin Tribunal Judgment # 1495 of 23 December 2009 in the case of former United Nations…

UN Whistle-Blower Protection
Whistle Blower

UN Whistle-Blower Protection

This is a quick review of a UN Whistle-Blower Protection case through the Prism of Law of Dharma.  Order number 19 (NY/2010) of the UN Disputes Tribunal, 3 Feb 2010,…

Leveraging CSR to Achieve MDGs
Corporate Social Responsibility

Leveraging CSR to Achieve MDGs

Trans-national businesses (TNs) have the opportunity to contribute directly to specific national development goals, in the short term and achieving targets under the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) in the medium…

UN Retirees Common Cause Appeal Hearing
united nations pension justice

UN Retirees Common Cause Appeal Hearing

Common Cause Appeal by UN Retirees submitted in August/ September 2009, Case # UNAT 2009-001. Revisited in February 2010. Case due for hearing 15 March – 1 April 2010 in…

Iranian Artists Support Green Movement
Iran Green Movement

Iranian Artists Support Green Movement

This is a statment signed by over 130 Iranian writers, actors, painters, radio and TV artists: The world has witnessed unprecedented violence and suppression against our peaceful, calm and smart…

Appel aux Donateurs pour Touba
LIDENTIFIANT DU SERVICE1

Appel aux Donateurs pour Touba

MINISTERE DE LA JEUNESSE, DU SPORT ET DES LOISIRS REPUBLIQUE DE COTE D’IVOIRE Union – Discipline – Travail DIRECTION REGIONALE DU BAFING LE DIRECTEUR REGIONAL Touba, le 05 février 2010…

Dynamics of Life with Justice
Davos 2010 Open Forum

Dynamics of Life with Justice

A Great Show Ever - Dynamics of Life with Justice. Life as lived is as good as the values that are supported by the four elements of Purusasthas, Sanskrit term…