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"Today when we talk about WHO's role it really transcends states, it goes into a global response category," Esperanza Martinez, Head of the Health Unit at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) told Inter Press Service (IPS). "What you ...
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Eli previously reported for the American Independent New Network, ThinkProgress, and Inter Press Service.This article is reprinted, with permission, Lobelog.
Red cactus fruit is said to cause severe constipation, but the Inter Press Service reports that thousands of Malagasy children have been living off the wild fruit.
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"The hundred billion dollars in climate finance is absolutely essential and it is important for catalytic investments to really shift in the right direction," Helen Mountford, program director of the New Climate economy told Inter Press Service. "What ...

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Oct 20 2016 (The Daily Star, Bangladesh) - The future is urban and nowhere is that more true than in Bangladesh. If current rates of urbanisation continue, the country's urban population will double by 2035.
Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa (left) and United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-Moon during a meeting with journalists at the inauguration of the Third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), ...
Dit is een door DeWereldMorgen.be vertaalde samenvatting van het artikel Antonio Guterres: New UN secretary general van Farhana Haque Rahman, directeur-generaal van Inter Press Service (IPS). Overname van deze vertaling dient te worden ...
... illegal drugs. Tess Bacala wrote this as a fellow of the Reporting ASEAN project of Inter-Pres Service (IPS) Asia-Pacific (http://aseannews.
This could reverse the significant progress made in the region by means of plans to achieve the Zero Hunger goal, the experts told Inter Press Service (IPS). For example, to maintain coffee yields, crops had to be moved from 1,000 to between 1,200 and ...
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
NEW YORK, Oct 16 2016 (IPS) - When the water in Flint, Michigan was found to be corroding cars at a General Motors' (GM) factory, government officials agreed to change the factory's water source, yet the same water source continued to poison the ...
By Farhana Haque Rahman, Director General, Inter Press Service Reprint | | Print | Send by email. ROME, Oct 13 2016 (IPS) - The new UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who takes office on January 1, arrives with strong credentials - both as a ...
Elaine worked as a professor of journalism at the University of Havana's Communications school for several years, while blogging independently on her site, La Polemica Digital, and writing for Inter Press Service in Cuba. She has been an influential ...

Nathalie Baptiste is a freelance writer based in Washington, D.C. She is a former writing fellow at The American Prospect, has worked as a contributor to Foreign Policy In Focus and has written for Inter Press Service. Follow her on twitter: @nhbaptiste.
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
ROME, Oct 13 2016 (IPS) - Now that world attention is focused on the fast growing process of urbanisation, with 2 in 3 people estimated to be living in towns and cities by the year 2030, an old "equation" jumps rapidly to mind: each time a small farmer ...
Nigerians gathered at Unity Fountain, in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, on Apr. 30, 2014. They called on the country's government to act quickly to find the 276 schoolgirls who were kidnapped from Chibok secondary school in northeast Borno State on Apr. 14 ...
United Nations, Oct 11 2016 (IPS) - UN peacekeepers were reportedly unable and, at times, unwilling to respond effectively to violent clashes in Juba, South Sudan in July 2016 according to a new report by the Center for Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC).
ROME, Oct 10 2016 (IPS) - What would be your reaction if you were told that food prices are steadily declining worldwide? Good, very good news, you may say.
Nathalie Baptiste is a freelance writer based in Washington, D.C. She is a former writing fellow at The American Prospect, has worked as a contributor to Foreign Policy In Focus and has written for Inter Press Service. Follow her on twitter: @nhbaptiste.
... of which one particularly stood out. Qabsoon itti fufa, or Oromo for "A Luta Continua". Michael C. Mammo is studying for his PhD at the University of Birmingham.
His work has appeared at Inter Press Service, where he was the Deputy Washington Bureau Chief; the Buffalo Beast; Huffington Post; Mondoweiss; Right Web; and Alternet.
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
farms in the mountainous Costa Rican region of Llano Bonito use plantain trees to provide shade for growing coffee plants, to adapt to climate change, while experts call for the diversification of coffee varieties in Costa Rica.
The original version of this article, by Roger-Mark De Souza and Sono Aibe, appeared on the Inter Press Service. By recognizing how closely connected the different aspects of sustainable development are, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) create ...
United Nations, Oct 5 2016 (IPS) - The UN has only limited access to Jebel Marra, the location in Sudan where Amnesty International alleges Sudanese government forces have used chemical weapons, UN Peacekeeping Chief Herve Ladsous said here ...
This has been included as a chapter for a book in the memory of Boutros Boutros-Ghali being jointly edited by Mrs Boutros Ghali and Roberto Savio (founder of the Inter-Press Service who now edits the e-Bulletin, Other News; he has been the pioneer in ...
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
United Nations, Oct 1 2016 (IPS) - The International Criminal Court (ICC) will pay more attention to crimes of environmental destruction and land-grabs, according to a new policy paper published by the court.
This article was originally published by The Influence, a news site that covers the full spectrum of human relationships with drugs.
The Inter Press Service reports that the African Development Bank (AfDB) together with the International Institute of Tropical agriculture (IITA) is embarking on the initiative "jobs for youth in Africa", aimed to put an end to youth unemployment in ...
Eli previously reported for the American Independent New Network, ThinkProgress, and Inter Press Service.This article is reprinted, with permission, Lobelog.
... rightly reminded of the work that still needs to be done to realize this fundamental right." The G77 Newswire is published with the support of the G77 Perez-Guerrero Trust Fund for South-South Cooperation (PGTF) in partnership with Inter Press ...
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
Sep 26 2016 (Dawn, Pakistan) - The availability of cheap labour and low levels of educational/ economic opportunity, to say nothing of the insufficiency of jobs and the surfeit of both poverty and people, make it one of Pakistan's unsurprising ...
Sep 26 2016 (The Daily Star, Bangladesh) - President Barak Obama's speech at the seventy first session of the United Nations General Assembly on September 20, 2016 carries great significance.
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
Construction work on the Chapultepec Intermodal Transfer Station, with the castle in the famous Chapultepec forest in the background.
Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) opposes pretty much anything that might take the pressure off Iran. He called Obama the "drug dealer in chief" for delivering $400 million in cash to the Islamic Republic as part of a settlement for money owed to Iran since 1979 ...
Based at the United Nations since 1987, Jim has been a reporter for the National Journal Group (UN Wire and the Global Security Newswire), Inter Press Service, The InterDependent, and LGMA.TV. He has also contributed to the Bulletin of Atomic ...
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
Inter Press Service · news agency. News and Views from the Global South. Africa · Asia-Pacific · Europe · Latin America & the Caribbean · Middle East & North Africa · North America · Global · Home · Development & Aid · Aid · education · Energy · Health ...
United Nations, Sep 22 2016 (IPS) - The Paris Climate Agreement is on the verge of coming into force after 31 nations officially deposited their instruments of ratification here Wednesday, more than doubling the number of countries which have joined so ...
... intentionally left aside by democratic Poland's founding fathers, to destructive consequences, and that reviving it is beneficial and possible.
The Geneva Centre held a panel discussion on the theme "Muslims in Europe: The Road to Social Harmony" today, 19 September. Credit: Inter Press Service. Across Europe, Muslims continue to be the victims of ethnic profiling, violence, and discrimination.
... realistic, more precise, more concrete, but also the place where dreams can come true. The views expressed in these articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of, and should not be attributed to, IPS-Inter Press ...


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