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16.2.2018

Tackling the global refugee crisis : from shirking to sharing responsibility / Amnesty International

There are 193 countries in the world and 21 million refugees. Almost half of these refugees – 12 million people
– are living in just 10 of these 193 countries. This is inherently unsustainable. Countries hosting such high numbers of refugees cannot provide for them. [Auszug Editorial]...

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8.2.2018

Why the media is a key dimension of global inequality

Global media systems cannot effectively contribute to social progress until opportunities not just for access, but also for active participation, are more widely shared.
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8.2.2018

Dreamers: How Young Indians Are Changing the World by Snigdha Poonam – review

A perceptive account of the challenges India faces in dealing with the aspirations of its growing young population
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26.5.2017

BRÉSIL - La destruction du système de protection sociale par le gouvernement (...) - AlterInfos - América Latina

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20.10.2014

Balloons of Bhutan

In Bhutan ist das Glück der Menschen eine Staatsangelegenheit – Der Erfolg des Landes wird nicht durch das Bruttosozialprodukt sondern das Brutto-Glücks-Produkt gemessen. Deshalb dreht sich hier auch alles um die Zufriedenheit der Menschen:...
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2.10.2014

Hate unleashed: Homophobia in Cameroon

The West African country of Cameroon has many problems, reflected in its dismal social indicators. But it is the issue of homosexuality that seems to excite the most comment from government and church leaders. Homosexuality is illegal in Cameroon,...
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7.3.2014

Closing the gap between men and women in agriculture

The world cannot eliminate hunger without closing the gap between men and women in agriculture. With equal access to productive resources and services, such as land, water and credit, women farmers can produce 20 to 30 percent more food, enough to...

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16.2.2018

Tackling the global refugee crisis : from shirking to sharing responsibility / Amnesty International

There are 193 countries in the world and 21 million refugees. Almost half of these refugees – 12 million people
– are living in just 10 of these 193 countries. This is inherently unsustainable. Countries hosting such high numbers of refugees cannot provide for them. [Auszug Editorial]...
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22.1.2018

Muslimfeindlichkeit : Gesellschaft, Medien und Politik : Tagungsakten der EKR - 11.09.2017 = Hostilité envers les musulmans : société, médias et politique : Actes du colloque de la CFR - 11.09.2017 = Ostilità verso i musulmani : società, media ...

Le 11 septembre dernier, le colloque intitulé « Hostilité envers les musulmans : société, médias et politique » réunissait 300 personnes à Fribourg. Les exposés de cette manifestation sont publiés aujourd’hui dans le nouveau numéro de la revue TANGRAM de la Commission fédérale contre le racisme (...
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21.12.2017

Die Armut des kapitalistischen Reichtums und das gute Leben : Ökonomie, Lebensweise und Nachhaltigkeit / Meinhard Creydt

Viele schätzen die hohe wirtschaftliche Leistungskraft und die Vielfalt von Möglichkeiten zur »Selbstverwirklichung« in den führenden westlichen Nationen. Lebensqualität ist damit jedoch nicht identisch. An diesem Unterschied setzt Meinhard Creydt an. Er analysiert, welche Art von Reichtum sich in...

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