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All Posts Tagged With: "United Nations"

Heart of Darfur: Introduction

(July 1, 2008) The film Heart of Darfur captures the desperation of daily life in remote villages, crowded refugee camps, and in El Fasher, the once sleepy capital of North Darfur that is now home to 100,000 refugees and 10,000 U.N. personnel.

Jul 11th, 2011 | Comments

Time for School Series: Article: Who’s Being Left Behind?

The U.N. Millennium Development Goals call for universal primary education by 2015. But around the world, minorities are being left behind.

Jan 1st, 2010 | Comments

World Links: Nearly 100 Dead in Peshawar Blast, Six U.N. Staffers Killed in Kabul

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 28th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Rwandan Genocide Fugitive Arrested, Floods Kill 250 in India

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 6th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.N. Office Attacked in Islamabad, Obama Snubs Dalai Lama

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 5th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.N. Passes Nuclear Arms Resolution, G-20 Meets Tonight

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 24th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Obama Addresses U.N., Co-Ed University Opens in Saudi Arabia

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 23rd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: France Bulldozes Migrant Camp, China Bans Tourists from Tibet

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 22nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Warning from Top Commander in Afghanistan, World Leaders Gather in New York

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 21st, 2009 | Comments

Time for School Series: Introduction

(September 2 & 9, 2009) WIDE ANGLE’s award-winning 12-year documentary project, Time for School, follows seven children from seven countries who are struggling to achieve a basic education.

Sep 21st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Merkel “Deeply Regrets” Loss of Innocent Afghan Lives, Rains Displace 600,000 in Africa

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 8th, 2009 | Comments

More Attention, But Less Funding for Reducing Maternal Mortality

The sluggish gains made in reducing maternal mortality over the past eight years may be reversed amid the global economic crisis.

Jul 13th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: North Korea Fires Missiles, India Decriminalizes Homosexuality

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 2nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Iranian Opposition Rallies for Fifth Day, Peru’s Prime Minister to Resign

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 17th, 2009 | Comments
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