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What does the world need from the World Humanitarian Summit?

Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam International, visits Pushdu Sahrawi refugee camp in Algeria and talks about why governments must sho
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Donald Trump’s retreat from American greatness - FT.com

Donald Trump’s retreat from American greatness - FT.com | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Donald Trump loves to say that he will “make America great again”. But Mr Trump’s foreign policy ideas actually amount to a headlong American retreat from “greatness” on the world stage. The all-but-anointed Republican candidate for the US
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Austerity is far more than just cuts. It’s about privatising everything we own | Aditya Chakrabortty

Austerity is far more than just cuts. It’s about privatising everything we own | Aditya Chakrabortty | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Desperate for short-term cash, George Osborne is causing long-term damage by selling off Britain’s most prized assets. ‘Everything must go’ is now public policy
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Panel Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - Barbara Adams

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals at the UN. Barbara Adams at the UN. April 21, 2016
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Webinar: Toward a Caring Economy - The Next System Project

Webinar: Toward a Caring Economy - The Next System Project | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Problems with the form? Click here to register Our political-economic system is not working: families are struggling, the middle class is diminishing, one in five U.S. children lives in poverty, we have unacceptably high rates of homelessness and incarceration, rising underemployment, collapsing environmental systems, and a host of other problems. What would it look like …
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What do Aid Organisations Want from the Humanitarian Summit | Inter Press Service

What do Aid Organisations Want from the Humanitarian Summit | Inter Press Service | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
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World humanitarian summit starts amid hope, hype and fear of empty words

World humanitarian summit starts amid hope, hype and fear of empty words | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
World leaders convene in Istanbul with official optimism offset by concerns that summit may prove ‘expensive talking shop’ rather than catalyst for change
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TTIP symbolises the worst of global capitalism. Cameron pushes it at his peril | Nick Dearden

TTIP symbolises the worst of global capitalism. Cameron pushes it at his peril | Nick Dearden | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
The prime minister almost saw the Queen’s speech defeated after a rebellion over the trade deal’s threat to the NHS. But its problems run much deeper
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Open debate is a big step forward for the reform-phobic UN security council | Bonian Golmohammadi

Open debate is a big step forward for the reform-phobic UN security council | Bonian Golmohammadi | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
When countries competing for a temporary seat on the security council set out their stalls in New York this week, greater transparency will move a step closer
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Has convenience turned you into a monster? | John Paul Brammer

Has convenience turned you into a monster? | John Paul Brammer | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Like me, you might be a liberal who loves Uber and Airbnb. But the darker side of the new economy isn’t something we can simply ignore
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Universal Basic Income - The Time is Now

Universal Basic Income - The Time is Now | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Compass presents Universal Basic Income - The Time is Now - Monday, 6 June 2016 at Committee Room 11. Find event and ticket information.
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India records its hottest day ever as temperature hits 51C (that's 123.8F)

India records its hottest day ever as temperature hits 51C (that's 123.8F) | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
The previous record of 50.6C stood since 1956 but wilted in the latest summer heatwave to hit the country
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New Political Earthquake in Brazil: Is It Now Time for Media Outlets to Call This a “Coup”?

New Political Earthquake in Brazil: Is It Now Time for Media Outlets to Call This a “Coup”? | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Stunning new revelations of secret plots require a re-examination of the editorial decision to avoid using the word “coup.”
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PostCapitalism by Paul Mason review – a worthy successor to Marx?

PostCapitalism by Paul Mason review – a worthy successor to Marx? | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
It may not, as promised, predict the future. But this fresh and insightful book illuminates the present in unexpected, revelatory ways
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Could These 3 Simple Changes to Banking Fix the Economy?

http://www.positivemoney.org/ If someone told you that a mountain of personal debt could be cleared via 3 simple changes to the way that money and bankin
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World's first humanitarian summit: a 'fig-leaf of good intentions' that won't help the poorest

World's first humanitarian summit: a 'fig-leaf of good intentions' that won't help the poorest | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
It's the first global gathering to discuss humanitarian crises and opportunities – but talk and no action might still end up the order of the day.
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Africa: Resolved to Address African Problems Using African Solutions | Inter Press Service

Africa: Resolved to Address African Problems Using African Solutions | Inter Press Service | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
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Humanitarian Summit Aims to Mobilise Up to 30 Billion Dollars | Inter Press Service

Humanitarian Summit Aims to Mobilise Up to 30 Billion Dollars | Inter Press Service | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
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Clive Anderson, Arthur Smith, Hairy Bikers, George Monbiot, Katharine Round, George Egg, Meilyr Jones, Michele Stodart, Loose Ends - BBC Radio 4

Clive Anderson, Arthur Smith, Hairy Bikers, George Monbiot, Katharine Round, George Egg, Meilyr Jones, Michele Stodart, Loose Ends - BBC Radio 4 | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
Clive Anderson, Nikki Bedi, Newton Faulkner, Jacqueline Wilson, Hadyn Gwynne, Eric Bibb, Vicky Featherstone
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Vatican | Bernie Sanders Prepared Remarks

The Urgency of a Moral Economy: Reflections on the 25th Anniversary of Centesimus Annu
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Across Africa, the worst food crisis since 1985 looms for 50 million

Across Africa, the worst food crisis since 1985 looms for 50 million | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
A second year without rain threatens to bring catastrophe for some of the poorest people in the world. Donor countries, in the grip of wars and refugee crises, have been slow to pledge funds. But by the time they do, it could be too late
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How southern Africa is coping with worst global food crisis for 25 years

How southern Africa is coping with worst global food crisis for 25 years | What we're reading... | Scoop.it
From Angola to Zimbabwe, food prices are soaring and malnutrition is on the rise as the latest El Niño weather event takes a brutal toll
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