Daily Archives: January 5, 2015

Africa: On the U.S. Indictment of Two Individuals for Their Role in the Attempted Coup in The Gambia

On the U.S. Indictment of Two Individuals for Their Role in the Attempted Coup in The Gambia

Press Statement

Jen Psaki
Department Spokesperson

Washington, DC
January 5, 2015


The Department of Justice today announced a

Study: Disparities seen in immigrant application results

ImmigrationStudy: Disparities seen in immigrant application results

By Peter Dizikes

Published 6 January 2015

Immigrants to the United States with job offers often apply for work authorization. But immigrants from Latin America are less

Global brands urged to absorb cost increases of Cambodia minimum wage

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A woman irons fabric at a garments factory in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Photo: World Bank/Chhor Sokunthea

Global clothing brands have been urged by the United Nations to contribute to new …

Kenya’s security act threatens refugees

NAIROBI/DADAAB, 5 January 2015 (IRIN) –

Human rights groups are warning that …

Jobs for women grow “economic pie for everyone”

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Two women double pound grain, or dura, using a large wooden mortar and two pestles in front of a display of various types and sizes of South Sudanese pumpkins. UN