Thursday, 18 December 2014

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“Migration is not only inevitable, but also necessary and desirable”

“Migration is not only inevitable, but also necessary and desirable”

18 December 2014 – On this International Migrants Day, IOM Director-General William Lacy Swing calls for urgent action to save the lives of migrants, stop smugglers from exploiting their desperation, and address the drivers of irregular migration. While the share of international migrants in the world population remains constant at around... Read more

"A crime against learning and innocence"

16 December 2014 – "Less than a week after Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, ... Read more

Ukraine stands at a crossroads

Ukraine stands at a crossroads

16 December 2014 – "The breakdown of law and order and the brutal tactics of the armed groups, has for ... Read more

Ban hails climate outcome

Ban hails climate outcome

  14 December 2014 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has hailed the outcome of a United Nat... Read more

“If they torture, why can’t we?”

“If they torture, why can’t we?”

12 December 2014 – The United States government’s reluctance to work with international authorities on ... Read more

"Rich countries must not become gated communities"

11 December 2014 – Instead of depicting migrants as 'invasive hordes', who are 'threatening our way of ... Read more

Ban: Our planet has a fever – and it is getting hotter every day

Ban: Our planet has a fever – and it is getting hotter every…

10 December 2014 - “Science has not only spoken – it is shouting from the rooftops”, UN Secretary-General... Read more

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