Tools of Empowerment · Maptia

By Mark Tuschman // Far too many girls are not allowed to attend school, develop their minds, or gain even a minimum of economic and personal independence. Their lives, and their futures, are condemned from the very start. This story captures the inspiring power of vocational training to change the course of women’s lives. Sorgente: ToolsContinua a leggere “Tools of Empowerment · Maptia”

Global Peace Index 2016: There are now only 10 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict

The world is becoming a more dangerous place and there are now just 10 countries which can be considered completely free from conflict, according to authors of the 10th annual Global Peace Index. Sorgente: Global Peace Index 2016: There are now only 10 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict | World PoliticsContinua a leggere “Global Peace Index 2016: There are now only 10 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict”

The Great Leap Backward: America’s Illegal Wars on the World

Can we face it in this election season? America is a weapons factory, the White House a war room, and the president the manager of the neoliberal conspiracy to recolonize the planet. It exports war… Sorgente: The Great Leap Backward: America’s Illegal Wars on the World

WWF: “114 siti Unesco sono minacciati da attività economiche” — 5 MINUTI PER L’AMBIENTE

Il WWF lancia l’allarme: su 229 siti naturali che fanno pare del Patrimonio mondiale Unesco, 114, dunque circa la metà, sono minacciati da attività industriali nocive. In un rapporto dal titolo “Proteggere gli uomini salvaguardando la natura”, l’organizzazione ambientalista internazionale spiega che patrimoni naturali come la grande barriera corallina australiana, le foreste pluviali del Madagascar,Continua a leggere “WWF: “114 siti Unesco sono minacciati da attività economiche” — 5 MINUTI PER L’AMBIENTE”

The Spy Cables: A glimpse into the world of espionage

The Spy Cables: A glimpse into the world of espionage – Al Jazeera English.