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Appeal to UN General Assembly

Appeal to UN General AssemblyWhen you mention a famous race horse, they always ask, “from which stable?”  The stable is important, as it establishes the ancestry, authenticity and the breed.

When you name a lawyer who has done well, people ask you, “from which chamber?”  The Chamber is important. It establishes the hierarchy and cultural tradition in which the lawyer was born and has been reared.…
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Judgment on UN Retirees Common Cause Appeal

Judgment on UN Retirees Common Cause AppealWhen a judgment and justice be the same?” – quote from ancient Eastern wisdom.

More than a year after the appeal was submitted, firstly (May 2009) with the Standing Committee of the UN Pension Fund and after nine months it was presented (August 2009) to the UN Appeals Tribunal, and after an uneventful 80 minute oral hearing session on 22 June 2010, the Tribunal President pronounced its judgement on Thursday, 1 July 2010: “the case was dismissed”.…
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UN Pension and After Life

UN Pension and After LifeIt was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.” Hubert Humphrey (1911-1978).…
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performing assets

Non-Performing Assets of the UN

Non-Performing Assets of the UNA manager’s task is to make the strengths of people effective and their weakness irrelevant–and that applies fully as much to the manager’s boss as it applies to the manager’s subordinates.” Peter Drucker.
Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
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Uncommon Delay of Common Cause Appeal

Uncommon Delay of Common Cause AppealIt is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.” Aristotle (Greek Philosopher: 384 BC – 322 BC).
Justice delayed is justice denied.” William Gladstone (British Politician : 1809-1898).

This is an open appeal to the UN Appeals Tribunal regarding Common Cause Appeal # UNAT 2009-001.…
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Support Non-Political UN

Support Non-Political UNLet 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 subject, the father not a father, the son not a son, then even if there be grain, would I get to eat it?
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integrative medicine

Traditional Medicine, Ayurveda – Science of Life

Traditional Medicine, Ayurveda - Science of LifeTraditional Medicine (Ayurveda – Science of Life) in the eyes of the UN Health and Insurance.

Over the years your bodies become walking autobiographies, telling friends and strangers alike of the successes as well as stresses of your lives. From ancient Sanskrit verse.

Ayurveda as per Wikipedia:

Ayurveda (Devanāgarī: आयुर्वेद, the ‘science of life’) is a system of traditional medicine native to the Indian Subcontinent and practiced in other parts of the world as a form of alternative medicine. In …
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Appeal to UN General Assembly

Appeal to UN General Assembly

This is an open appeal to the UN General Assembly from a senior world citizen in the largest democracy.

I want to live in a world where people become famous because of their work for peace and justice and care. I want the famous to be inspiring; their lives an example of what every human being has it in them to do — act from love!
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UN Judges

Bravo! Judge Adams

Bravo! Judge AdamsNew 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 of the United Nations.

To say in one sentence: the twenty-five pages of judgment UNDT/2010/001/R, 6 January 2010, while upholding applicant’s appeal and awarding a compensation to him, exposed the accumulated ego-muck galore, and the usual emotional and manipulative garbage in the UN top down.…
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Justice Delayed

Making Sense of it All – II

Making Sense of it All - IIIn 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 (probably in his wisdom mode).

Reading through the judgments, orders, etc. especially of late 2009 and of the UNDTs in all the three locations; New York, Geneva and Nairobi; may bring about a sense of relief and a glimmer of hope that up to now the judges seem being allowed to function independently and without interference, fear or outside influence.…
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