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Why you should take Rand Paul's latest stand on drones seriously - The Week Magazine

Why you should take Rand Paul's latest stand on drones seriously - The Week Magazine | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
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Why you should take Rand Paul's latest stand on drones seriously. The Tea Party darling has a history of holding up nominations to protest drone warfare.
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Which Should Come First, Development or Democracy? - Sharnoff's Global Views

Which Should Come First, Development or Democracy? - Sharnoff's Global Views | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
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Dutch NGO Launches Project for Youth Development - AllAfrica.com

Dutch NGO Launches Project for Youth Development - AllAfrica.com | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Dutch NGO Launches Project for Youth Development AllAfrica.com A NON-governmental organization, SNV Netherlands Development Organization, has embarked on an Opportunities for Youth Employment (OYE) project geared to improving the livelihoods of...
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7 online games for understanding international development: let the ...

7 online games for understanding international development: let the ... | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
A major challenge for those working in international development is being able to understand the lives and needs of people in developing countries and being able to understand the challenges facing global decision makers.
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Poverty reduction programs combined with annual socio-economic development plans

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(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has concluded an online conference to review the implementation of legal policies on poverty reduction in the...
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Women and the End of Human Conflict - Northdallasgazette

Women and the End of Human Conflict - Northdallasgazette | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Northdallasgazette Women and the End of Human Conflict Northdallasgazette Many in the room were moved to tears as four globally recognized advocates of peace and conflict resolution shared their experiences and strategies to bring about peace in a...
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Beyond the law – towards more effective strategies for protecting human rights | openDemocracy

Beyond the law – towards more effective strategies for protecting human rights | openDemocracy | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Beyond the law – towards more effective strategies for protecting human rights | openDemocracy: http://t.co/jngcupk8m1
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Polio Causes Global Health Emergency - Slashdot

Polio Causes Global Health Emergency - Slashdot | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
mdsolar (1045926) sends this news from Bloomberg: "The spread of polio to countries previously considered free of the crippling disease is a global health emergency, the World Health Organization said, as the virus once driven to the brink of...
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Press freedom and the rights of journalists - UB Post

Press freedom and the rights of journalists - UB Post | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
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The 2014 World Press Freedom Index covered 180 countries and Mongolia was ranked 88th as a result of talking about and taking action on many things related to press freedom.
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Monica Lewinsky speaks out, says she was made ‘scapegoat’

Monica Lewinsky speaks out, says she was made ‘scapegoat’ | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Monica Lewinsky is speaking out about her affair with Bill Clinton after a decade of virtual silence, offering what could be uncomfortable details as Hillary Clinton is thought to be preparing a White House run.
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Democracy and Economic Development

Democracy and Economic Development | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Does democratic governance deliver economic dividends? Even if it didn’t we might still have cause to think democracy was worth it.

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Showdown looms in South African platinum strike

Showdown looms in South African platinum strike | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Companies bypass union to try to end 15-week strike, while Canadian firms stand to gain in a sector about to be forever altered (#teamfollowback Showdown looms in South African platinum strike: Companies bypass union to try to...
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Is Ukraine Descending Into Civil War?

Professors Nicolai Petro and Aleksandr Buzgalin discuss the factional clashes in the Ukrainian city of Odessa and how the international community can deescalate tensions.
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Poverty reduction programs combined with annual socio-economic development plans

Poverty reduction programs combined with annual socio-economic development plans | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has concluded an online conference to review the implementation of legal policies on poverty reduction in the 2005-2012 period and results achieved in 2013, as well as propose solutions to speed up the...
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Human Development Report: Kenya needs up to KShs 170b to combat climate change by 2030

Human Development Report: Kenya needs up to KShs 170b to combat climate change by 2030 | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Human Development Report: Kenya needs up to KShs 170b to combat climate change by 2030 http://t.co/Kr1P2DdpEj http://t.co/oHu8oVzKiD
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Doubling of food needs tied to poverty reduction

Doubling of food needs tied to poverty reduction | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Projections that world food production must double by 2050 hinge on a very big assumption — billions of poor people getting richer, says Greg Page, Cargill’s executive chairman and former CEO. “The...
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Globalisation and Development: BRICS and the international ...

Globalisation and Development: BRICS and the international ... | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Following the recent publication of The BRICS and the International Development System: Challenge and Convergence?, I had the opportunity to catch up with one of the report's authors, Richard Carey, to ask him more about ...
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Why is Open Access Development so Successful? - Stigmergic organization and the economics of information

Why is Open Access Development so Successful? - Stigmergic organization and the economics of information | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
The  explosive  development  of    “free”  or  “open  source”  information goods  contravenes  the  conventional  wisdom  that  markets  and  commercial organizations are necessary  to efficiently ...
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Good governance is a collective effort — CDGA | News Break Nigeria

Centre for Democratic Governance in Africa, CDGA, has said that good governance was not the duty of politicians alone, but for everybody at home, the work place and anywhere at all timesThe post Good governance is a collective effort — CDGA...
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Google Debuts Classroom, An Education Platform For Teacher-Student Communication | TechCrunch

Google Debuts Classroom, An Education Platform For Teacher-Student Communication | TechCrunch | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Google is tackling the persistent need in education for better software with Classroom, a new tool launching in beta preview to help teachers make, collect.. (This looks very cool in terms of enabling mobile tech in and out of the classroom.
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Serious worldwide threat to public health noted in WHO’s first global report on antibiotic resistance | KurzweilAI

Serious worldwide threat to public health noted in WHO’s first global report on antibiotic resistance | KurzweilAI | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
The MRSA superbug (in yellow), often found in hospitals, is resistant to antibiotics and can lead to death, but a new polymer-antibiotic combo to deal with (Serious worldwide threat to public health noted in WHO’s first global report on antibiotic...
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Should we step in to help Nigeria find kidnapped girls?

Should we step in to help Nigeria find kidnapped girls? | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
It's been two weeks since 234 students were abducted by the terrorist group Boko Haram, and Nigerian lawmakers say the country needs help.
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Press freedom index reveals wars and terrorist threats weaken Media in West Africa

Press freedom index reveals wars and terrorist threats weaken Media in West Africa | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
As the world marks World Press Freedom Day, the world press freedom index, an annual watchdog's report detailed a declining state of press freedom across the world.
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Syrian Civil War: Yakolev Yak-130 fighter jets to be sold by Russia to Damascus

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Boko Haram mayhem intensifies pressure on Nigeria on eve of global gathering - Christian Science Monitor

Boko Haram mayhem intensifies pressure on Nigeria on eve of global gathering - Christian Science Monitor | NGOs in Human Rights, Peace and Development | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor Boko Haram mayhem intensifies pressure on Nigeria on eve of global gathering Christian Science Monitor But this year, as many as 1,500 people have been killed since January alone, according to human rights organizations.…...
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