ILO Freedom of Association
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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…

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…

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…

Helen Thomas First Amendment
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Helen Thomas First Amendment

The First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States Constitution is part of the Bill of Rights. The First Amendment prohibits making any law impeding the free exercise of religion,…

Israel Kills Activists
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Israel Kills Activists

Photos are from Istanbul, Turkey, showing the funeral of the Turkish activists killed by Israel on 31 May 2010 in international waters aboard the aid flotilla Liberty that was set…

Israel Attacks Aid Convoy
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Israel Attacks Aid Convoy

This morning, Israel armed forces attacked the unarmed humanitarian convoy at sea, the flotilla consisting of 6 peaceful ships, in route to deliver food aid and emergency supplies to Gaza.…

War on Sea Piracy
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War on Sea Piracy

How could the UN and governments worldwide do more to fight Somalia piracy? My 3-year-old son has a fixation with pirates. The perpetual excitement running around the house waving a…

Support Non-Political UN
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Support Non-Political UN

“Let the ruler be a ruler, the subject a subject, the father a father, the son a son.” "Truly if the ruler be not a ruler, the subject not a…

Appel aux Donateurs pour Touba
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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…

Haiti’s Tortuous Development
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Haiti’s Tortuous Development

Long before the January 12, 2010 earthquake in Haiti, the country had been plagued with problems. Haiti, with some eight million people, is the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere,…

Haiti AIDS Patients Care Continues
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Haiti AIDS Patients Care Continues

Since the January 12, 2010 earthquake, the Haitian Group for Studies in Karposi’s Sarcoma and Opportunistic Infections (GHESKIO) in addition to supporting a field surgical hospital and a refugee camp…

UN Reform, Women – Grassroots
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UN Reform, Women – Grassroots

Shift UN Resources and Access to Women & Grassroots.Searching for proof or agreement to my belief, by suggested answers on the Internet, I posed the question:  “is there a need…

UN Social Policies
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UN Social Policies

An example of the United Nations successes; is the project for Integrated Social Policies in Western Asia and its flagship report “Towards Integrated Social Policies in Arab Countries; Framework and…

UN Relief and Development
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UN Relief and Development

Human Development is measured by the Human Development Index (HDI) which is a composite index that includes indicators for Health, Education and Income. As such, HDI is used to measure…