Less than half of the money we spend on US global aid goes to the world's poorest countries. Let's make sure that the small amount of money we do spend on global aid goes to the people and places that need it the most.
Genetically engineered Golden Rice and GMO Bananas are being proposed by corporations hiding behind the cloak of academia as a solution to hunger and malnutrition in the Global South. But these are false miracles."
nationals and UK citizens for commercial sexual exploitation and forced labour, which affects both adults and children.1 Though the numbers of UK nationals trafficked outside of the country are small, there have been some cases identified.2
The case of FarkhundaâEUR(TM)s brutal killing is now closed. Thousands came to the streets of Kabul and around the world to demand justice for horrendous and vicious crime of misogyny against Farkhunda.
The tide of public resistance against a proposed free trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union is rising in Germany, as opponents become more firmly entrenched, insisting that the plan would harm democracy and rule of law. -
Thousands of thirsty and starving migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh have been stranded in rickety boats off the shores of Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. But so far these countries have refused safe harbor to these desperate refugees.
Emissions modelling suggests that agriculture-related emissions alone will take up almost 100% of the world's carbon budget by 2050 (i.e. agricultural emissions alone trigger a 2c global temperature increase). Meat and dairy production are especially car
Qinghai-Tibet railway links China with Lhasa and an extension running as far as the international border is already being planned The line will probably have to go through Qomolangma so that workers may have to dig some very long tunnels
In a country where rising prices of onion can topple governments, the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party government has achieved no mean feat in keeping food prices under control, as it grappled with a drought in its first year.
Maison de la chimie 24-28 May 2015 for the 83rd General Session of the World Assembly of OiE Members and observers from International Organizations. In addition to the President and Director General, addresses will be made by Heads of State and Ministers.
"Verification of earthquake survivors is one of the most challenging aspects of relief work, because many survivors' papers are buried under the rubble," said Purna Chandra Bhattarai, joint secretary at MoFALD.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged Southeast Asian nations to deal with the causes behind a growing humanitarian crisis that has forced thousands of Rohingya from Myanmar and Bangladeshi migrants to flee by sea, leaving many still stran-