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Globalization: Ideological Construction or Evident Reality

Globalization: Ideological Construction or Evident RealityIs globalization actually happening? No sooner has academician and local commentators seem to argue that globalization was changing everything in today’s world, that it became fashionable to proclaim the ‘end of globalization’ or the ’death of globalization’ post 9/11. However, this debate about globalization remains quite unfathomable and hence above questions unanswered.…
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ILO Freedom of Association

ILO Freedom of Association

Core International Labour Organization Convention on the “Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise” 1948 (No. 87) – The Stand of the Government of India and Arguments in favour of its Ratification.

Introduction: International Labour Organization (ILO)

The International Labour Organization has its origins at the end of the First World War, in 1919 (as part of the Treaty of Versailles) to ensure social justice.…
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Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership

Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership“There are seven things that will destroy us: Wealth without work; Pleasure without conscience; Knowledge without character; Religion without sacrifice; Politics without principle; Science without humanity; Business without ethics”. Mahatma Gandhi.

When you evaluate the reasons for the collapse of global companies such as Enron, Tyco, Lehman Brothers, WorldCom, Global Crossing, and Indian company Satyam Computers, it is obvious that there was a complete disregard for ethics in their leaders.…
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Build Leadership for Women Leaders

Build Leadership for Women Leaders“A woman is like a tea bag, you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” Eleanor Roosevelt.

International Women’s Day is observed on March 8 every year. I would like to write a few words on building women leaders as a mark of respect to women.…
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An Honor to be a Woman in India

An Honor to be a Woman in India“The man, who was born to a woman and doesn’t respect a woman, has no right to live in this world.” – Prof. M.S.Rao.

Dear leaders,

It is an honor to share some thoughts on women who constitute approximately half of the Indian population. You are the force behind India! You are the power of India!…
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UNESCO Elections Politics

UNESCO Elections PoliticsThe UN Post participated today in Al Jazeera English program Inside Story discussing the UNESCO elections of its new leader, Ms. Irina Bokova, the former foreign minister of Bulgaria, after five rounds of voting.

Ms. Bokova defeated Mr. Farouk Hosni, Egypt’s minister of culture  whose candidacy for the top UNESCO post was resisted due to allegations of anti-Semitic remarks.…
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