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The full Queen's New Year's Honours List for 2019

Monty Python star and travel documentary maker Michael Palin, 1960s supermodel Twiggy, and acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan have joined a long list of stars from the world of entertainment, sports and the arts...

Domesticating the Giant: The Global Governance of Migration

Image courtesy of the Irish Defence Forces/Flickr. (CC BY 2.0) This article was originally published by the Council on Foreign Relations on 18 June 2018.The ChallengeMigration is a natural and defining phenomenon...

OLAF in 2017: major investigations put an end to complex fraud schemes

The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) closed large-scale investigations in 2017, showing again its capacity to detect and investigate complex fraud schemes across Europe and beyond. OLAF investigations ranged from...

The Cabinet Files: Breach reveals governments' deepest secrets

Email By political reporterAshlynne McGheeand Michael McKinnon Updated January 31, 2018 18:03:25 Photo...

Refugees in camps worried over increasing insecurity

On Thursday, November 23, 2017, refugees at the periphery of Kyaka II refugee settlement and the host community clashed over a disputed piece of land. The refugees, led by their administration, carried out an...

Committee against Torture considers Report of Namibia

 Albert Kawana, Minister of Justice of Namibia, introducing the report, said that the Constitution expressly prohibited torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, and provided that no court...

(PE) Press Review

Press Review 15 April 2016 / 12:00 Sofia, April 15 (BTA) HIGHLIGHTSThe demanded electricity price increase by CEZ and the approved increase of the public transport fare in Sofia dominate the Friday press. The...

Ministers’ performance agreements at a glance

WindhoekPerformance agreements signed by Ministers last October were recently made public. New Era went through the agreements to see what they entail.Prime Minister – Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila • Reduction of...

UNHCR Eligibility Guidelines: Factual Findings or Recycled Defamation?

UNHCR Eligibility Guidelines:Factual Findings or Recycled Defamation?Ministry of Foreign AffairsAsmara, 17 December 2015I.    Background and OverviewIn April 2009, the UNHCR issued a 35-page booklet entitled “UNHCR...
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