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16.7.2018

Women and peace building : local perspectives on opportunities and barriers / Patricia Justino, Rebecca Mitchell, Catherine Müller

The UN Security Council Resolution 1325 has made strong provisions to include women in peace-building interventions and actions. This is, however, rarely observed in practice beyond local level activities. This article discusses new qualitative evidence on the opportunities and barriers to women's...

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16.7.2018

Women and peace building : local perspectives on opportunities and barriers / Patricia Justino, Rebecca Mitchell, Catherine Müller

The UN Security Council Resolution 1325 has made strong provisions to include women in peace-building interventions and actions. This is, however, rarely observed in practice beyond local level activities. This article discusses new qualitative evidence on the opportunities and barriers to women's...
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16.4.2018

Drehscheibe Schweiz für risikobehaftetes Gold : Fallstudien aus den Vereinigten Arabischen Emiraten, dem Sudan, der Demokratischen Republik Kongo, Liberia und Peru : GfbV Bericht / Autoren : Oscar Castilla Contreras, Gesellschaft für Bedrohte Völk...

Wiederholt haben die Vertreter der Schweizer Goldbranche darauf hingewiesen, dass der Goldhandelsplatz in vielen Belangen vorbildlich sei. Der vorliegende Bericht macht anhand der Goldflüsse aus Peru und den Vereinigten
Arabischen Emiraten (VAE) in die Schweiz deutlich, dass das internationale...
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16.4.2018

La Suisse, plateforme de l'or à risques : études de cas sur les Emirats arabes unis, le Soudan, la République démocratique du Congo, le Libéria et le Pérou / Auteurs : Oscar Castilla Contreras, Société pour les peuples menacés

L’exploitation incontrôlée de matières premières engendre souvent des conflits, des catastrophes écologiques et de graves violations des droits humains. [...] Principaux acteurs
du commerce et de la transformation de l’or, les raffineries d’or mettent en avant, en Suisse aussi, des preuves de...

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5.4.2018

Saving for those back home

Migrants' remittances hit a new record in 2014. Some USD 600 billion were transferred to home countries worldwide. Yet the data situation is unclear and the discussion on development benefits complex.

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