Archive for category Population & Human Rights
* ILO names Five Countries with Serious Violations of Freedom of Association15 November 2012, Geneva Argentina, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Fiji and Peru were singled out by the Committee on Freedom of Association of the UN International Labour Organization (ILO) after in the named countries appears cases concerning employers’ and trade unions’ rights to organize. Please read more here.
——————————————————————————————————————————————————-* U.S. and EU Cut Aids U.S. cuts aid to Pakistan by $33 million as punitive move for the physician’s 33-year sentence for high treason. More details here. EU’s Parliament proposed new macro-financial assistance regulation which ensure that countries close to the EU (Balkans and the Eastern Neighbourhood), will be obliged to meet stricter conditions in order to receive aids from EU. Please read more here.
* New UN Website on Sustainable Development Projects
23 May 2012
The United Nations (UN) launched a new online database to strengthen partnerships between sustainable development projects in developing countries.
——————————————————————————————————————————————————-* Exporter Dynamics Database from World Bank The World Bank release the new Exporter Dynamics Database which offers exporter characteristics in 45 developed and developing countries. More here.