Media Watch

'19Jan
22

Africa: Davos, Inequality & the Climate Emergency

Photo: WEF The World Economic Forum 2019. Berlin — Four of the top five most impactful threats in this year's World...
'19Jan
18

Zambian villagers await outcome of UK mining firm's pollution case appeal

A British mining company has appealed to the supreme court to prevent 1,800 Zambian villagers bringing a pollution case involving its subsidiary from being tried in the UK.Lawyers for Vedanta Resources told Britain...
'19Jan
18

A European Security Council: Added Value for EU Foreign and Security Policy?

Image courtesy of European Parliament/Flickr. (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) This article was originally published by the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) on 2 January 2018.A European Security...
'19Jan
16

Home Office ‘flouting’ the Good Friday Agreement

January 16, 2019 Colin GannonIrish citizens in the UK face a potential Windrush-type loss of their rights unless the protections and commitments made in the Good Friday Agreement and the Common Travel Area are...
'19Jan
10

Maternal And Child Health Care: Is Lagos Winning The Battle?

Victor Ogunyinka and Ishola FunmilayoIt was the first pregnancy of 25-year-old Nafisat (not real name). Like any expectant mother, she was excited and hopeful. In fact, she was always willing to help new mums in...
'19Jan
10

Let democracy decide in Taiwan

New Year’s Day was the 40th anniversary of the 1979 “Message to Compatriots in Taiwan” by the Standing Committee of the Chinese National People’s Congress. To mark the anniversary, Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平...
'19Jan
10

Let democracy decide in Taiwan

New Year’s Day was the 40th anniversary of the 1979 “Message to Compatriots in Taiwan” by the Standing Committee of the Chinese National People’s Congress. To mark the anniversary, Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平...
'19Jan
10

Let democracy decide in Taiwan

New Year’s Day was the 40th anniversary of the 1979 “Message to Compatriots in Taiwan” by the Standing Committee of the Chinese National People’s Congress. To mark the anniversary, Chinese President Xi Jinping (習近平...
'19Jan
07

Brexit, lies, and rich folk

Jacob Rees-Mogg attends a fringe event to discuss Brexit during the Conservative Party annual conference in Birmingham in 2018. Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/PA Images. All rights reserved.The American social...
'19Jan
06

The tall stories we tell ourselves about happiness

There are countless stories about how we ought to live our lives. We are expected to be ambitious; to want to be wealthy, successful and well educated; to get married, be monogamous and have kids. These social...
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