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People are recognizing the value in doing good while doing well

Last summer we were featured in MISC Magazine’s “Women: Shattering Expectations” issue. Now is as good a time as any to have this conversation: 119 more words

Social Enterprise

To strengthen digital security for human rights defenders, behavior matters

Article originally appeared on 9 May 2017 as part of the Data and Human Rights discussion at Open Global Rights, and is available here. 1,096 more words

Human Rights

Boko Haram leader to head U.N Ethics Committee

New York: The United Nations Ethics Committee has appointed Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, as its new chairman.

While the move drew widespread condemnation from political leaders and humanitarian groups around the world, the UN insisted its decision had been “carefully considered in the framework of ongoing discussions with committee members”. 309 more words

France's Macron urges Trump to avoid hasty climate change decision

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By Marine Pennetier

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron urged Donald Trump on Thursday not to take any hasty decisions on a global climate change deal that the U.S. 463 more words

Trump Administration

Trump has not yet made final decision on Paris climate deal: Tillerson

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – President Donald Trump has not yet made a final decision on whether the United States will remain a party to the Paris climate accords but will do so only after this week, U.S. 113 more words

Trump Administration

The New Salman Abedi High School for Boys in England and the Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel Soccer Tournament in France

Summary: The western world will really have to worry about home-grown terrorism when the local community proudly honors the terrorists.

The Terrorists

On May 22, 2017, … 798 more words

Palestinians

DR Congo opposes international probe into deaths of UN investigators

AFP and The Associated Press

© Eduardo Soteras, AFP file picture | UN peacekeepers stand guard next to United Nations vehicles in Goma, in DR Congo, on November 8, 2016… 427 more words