Monthly Archives: April 2015

100 Year Journey project tells the story of South Asian pioneers

Expanded project will educate on South Asian contributions to Canadian society

April 30, 2015—Gatineau, QC— A new project funded by the government will help bring the story of how Canadians of South Asian heritage helped …

Regional cooperation, working with demand countries key to ending wildlife crime, say African nations

30 Apr 2015

Better coordinated intelligence and law enforcement, involving communities in Africa and working with transit and destination markets outside of the continent must be at the heart of all efforts to tackle the …

UN AND AFRICA: Somalia coming together as “united, federal country” despite challenges

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Nicholas Kay. UN Photo/Loey Felipe (file)

Somalia is coming together as a strong, united and federal nation despite challenges posed by the security situation, according to the Special Representative of …

Plight of millions in DPR Korea needs focus of global community

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Ivan Šimonović. UN Photo/Devra Berkowitz (file)

The plight of millions of people in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, who are subjected to mass human rights violations, needs the continued …

Ugandan rebel leader’s arrest a shot in the arm for justice

Kampala, 30 April 2015 (IRIN) – The announced arrest in Tanzania of the leader of one of the longest-standing insurgencies in …