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A Decade after the Aborted Oromo Eviction
A Decade after the Aborted Oromo Eviction from Finfinnee: A Persistent Story ...Gadaa.com Oduu - NewsA copy of the article was also included as a background document in a petition submitted to the United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan on 13 January 2005 by delegates representing the Oromo Studies Association (OSA), and the Oromo Communities ...
Posted on 13 April 2014 | 12:06 am
Force Help Ghana Officially Launched -
spyghana.comForce Help Ghana Officially Launchedspyghana.comObed Acquah from Kofi Annan International Peace keeping Centre, Capt. Kwadwo Kumson the C.O.O of UT Bank, Air Commander Opunpuni and the guest of honour Lt. Col. Ben Richards the Defends Attaché at the British High Commission of Ghana.and more »
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 2:09 pm
How One Family Found New Purpose After
How One Family Found New Purpose After Losing a Son on 9/11ParadeI've learned that I'm a lot tougher than I thought I was, that I'm smarter than I thought I was, and that I can talk to anybody—I went up and introduced myself to Kofi Annan! And as a result, I've become the face of the PCAF, because I can speak ...and more »
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 2:21 am
Central African Republic Plagued By Ethnic
Central African Republic Plagued By Ethnic Conflict As U.N. Pledges HelpWWNOThe U.N. Secretary General, Kofi Annan, actually just said this week, the only reason it hasn't become a genocide is because so many Muslims have now left. So he has likened it to ethnic and religious cleansing. I mean, you have huge parts of the ...and more »
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 12:32 pm
Whipping Votes and Protecting Lives -
Whipping Votes and Protecting LivesForeign PolicyIn 2005, Secretary-General Kofi Annan concluded that the commission's shredded credibility had "cast a shadow on the reputation of the United Nations system as a whole." Saying that the body was beyond repair, he vowed to replace it with a new entity.and more »
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 9:04 am
Lessons from beyond the mass graveInstitutional mechanisms for intervention after the Rwandan genocide did not prevent violence in CAR and South Sudan.
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 7:15 am
Former Globe and Mail editor-in-chief JohnTORONTO, April 16, 2014 /CNW/ - One of Canada's most accomplished journalists is joining the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs. John Stackhouse, former editor-in-chief of the Globe and Mail, will be appointed to the Munk School as Senior Fellow. Munk School director Janice Stein announced the new appointment early this morning to students and faculty. "John's strong analysis ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 9:44 am
Take corporate lobbying 'out of theStudy shows lobbying by business stalls government action on climate change and sets out more reponsible guidelines A new set of guidelines for responsible corporate lobbying has just been unveiled at the global climate change talks in Warsaw. They come at an important moment. A whole body of research shows that until now, corporate lobbying has been a key driver in preventing government action ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 6:19 am
Nelson Mandela memorial organisers prepareDignitaries and celebrities will attend event in Soweto, and government has set up big-screen viewing sites across country South African officials are preparing to host heads of state and celebrities ranging from Barack Obama to Naomi Campbell at Nelson Mandela's memorial on Tuesday. Also confirmed are the former UN secretary general Kofi Annan, Prince Charles, Bono, Oprah Winfrey and the Spice ...
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 10:32 am
Kofi Annan is 76 years todayFormer UN Secretary General Kofi Annan turns 76 years today. He was born on April 8, 1938. The Ghanaian diplomat served as the seventh Secretary General of the United Nations from 1997 to 2006.
Posted on 8 April 2014 | 3:15 am