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Cast your ballot for the Pinocchio Awards

The Pinocchio Awards goes to multinational companies that leave a gap between speeches on sustainable development and actual practices on the ground.
from Friends of the Earth on Oct 21, 2014.
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Climate negotiators 'sleepwalking' in Bonn

Activists who demonstrated during the UN Climate Summit in New York would have been outraged by the 90-minute delay and political posturing on Day 1 of climate negotiations [...]
from IPS on Oct 23, 2014.

UAE accused of exploiting migrant domestic workers

Migrant domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates are beaten, exploited, and trapped in forced labour, says an international rights group.
from Human Rights Watch on Oct 23, 2014.

Palestinian activists occupy London office of Airbus

A group of London Palestine Action Group campaigners this morning occupied Airbus' London offices to protest its links with an Israeli arms company and the Israeli military.
from London Palestine Action group on Oct 23, 2014.

TB decline continues, but it's still one of world's deadliest diseases

About 9m people developed TB last year and 1.5m died from it, of whom 360,000 were HIV-positive, says the World Health Organization's annual update.
from UN on Oct 23, 2014.
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Reinventing the international NGO

In the old days, rich countries had NGOs which focused on helping poor countries. The world’s not so simple anymore.
from DevEx on Oct 24, 2014.

Kenyan leader cites Cameron's human rights attack

Soon after UK minister Chris Grayling published plans to scrap the Human Rights Act, a Kenyan leader used them to defend himself against charges of crimes against humanity.
from Politics.co.uk on Oct 22, 2014.
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Democracy derailed? Botswana's fading halo

Botswana earned a reputation for stability, democracy, and economic growth in the 1970s and '80s, when much of Africa appeared to be mired in stagnation and authoritarian rule.
from allAfrica.com on Oct 24, 2014.
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