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.
Islamic State fighters have destroyed or damaged numerous ancient sites and sculptures, condemning them as idolatry in slickly produced recruitment films, even as they pillage and sell off more portable items to finance their activities
The mere notion of the conspiracy theory has increasingly been stigmatized & ridiculed by mainstream news outlets, internet trolls, "rational" thinkers. we now know that many outlandish geopolitical & domestic "conspiracy theories" were & are truths
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
One of the reasons I won't be going to Brazil any time soon or to any of these countries where life is so cheap and the corruption runs at the highest levels.
Not to say that it doesn't happen here either. There is an annual raffle in Toronto for kids.
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
He cited pocketknives, larger military-style knives, brass knuckles, clubs, chains with padlocks on them and, of course, guns, including an AK-47 assault rifle The weapons included 118 handguns, 157 knives and the AK-47.
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.
Isn't the Arab Spring wonderful? They haven't taken it yet. The two warring factions should put aside their differences and rid themselves of this ISIS pestilence before they find themselves exterminated.
"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-