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Like ‘playing Russian roulette with 6 bullets in the chamber’

UNITED NATIONS – Giving President Obama fast-track authority to conclude an international trade agreement is like playing Russian roulette with six bullets in the chamber, says one of America’s leading gun rights organizations. 355 more words


Haiti: Security Council visit sheds important light on situation as elections loom, members say

US Ambassador to the UN and co-leader of the visiting Security Council mission to Haiti, Samantha Power (left), being greeted at the Haitian Police Academy. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi… 453 more words

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Children face ‘new generation’ of crises, UNICEF warns launching record $3 billion appeal

Child soldiers in South Sudan being released to UNICEF and partners in January 2015, with almost 3,000 more to be freed in February 2015. Photo: UNICEF South Sudan/Marinetta Peru… 505 more words

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An Interactive Guide to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the new global development framework set to succeed the Millennium Development Goals. They will be formally unveiled at the UN in September this year, when the MDGs expire. 80 more words


Action 2015

By Evely Geroulakos

In 2000, all the countries in United Nations came together and agreed on eight goals to try to improve the world by 2015. 194 more words


Not being "non-profit" - rural energy markets

Case studies of “For-Profit” energy company in the HYSTRA report ( a report published by a consulting firm) was written and examined as a rarity. Most of the companies mentioned were a non-profit. 239 more words

It’s time we did something about North Korea..

Yesterday was the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. The holocaust which killed eleven million people through gassing, shooting and numerous other methods is something which is rightly scarred into the memory of the world. 698 more words