In: human rights

The economic development dilemma: Advanced vs emerging economies
March 21, 2015

https://www.flickr.com/photos/lendingmemo/11943293716/in/photolist-jcov8b-e6kb1Z-e6qNJf-gjJHV4-gjJ4us-gjJJ5c-gjJp7q-gjJoWf-gjJHZ2-gjJJ9k-gjJ4vE-5Zd8ZA-a7nUmW-9dKVFE-e6k7V4-e6kayX-dgn5wS-e6kb8g-e6qP4S-fzjnWt In the last decade, the world saw a shift in economic development from the North to the South. The growth…

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Your partner in health? Probing into the challenges faced by the Philippine national health insurance program
March 17, 2015

The Philippines is considered as one of the Asian countries which boast a long history of social health insurance system. Former…

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Should prisoners be allowed to vote in the upcoming UK election?
March 16, 2015

With just two months to go until the UK general election, forecasting experts in the field of political science are expecting…

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Gender Inequality: The Primary Determinants of a Universal Phenomenon
March 2, 2015

According to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and in rights…

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Are corporations humans?
February 27, 2015

In recent years, terms such as globalization, integration, regionalisation, cosmopolitanism, “global village”, supranational etc. are being used very often in everyday…

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Why is there no humanitarian corridor for Syrian refugees to the EU?
February 20, 2015

Since the start of the Syrian civil war in the spring of 2011, millions of refugees have been displaced across the…

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The situation of Human Rights in North Korea
December 6, 2014

In mid-November the Third Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations, adopted Resolution A/C.3/69/L.28/Rev.1 that, among other things, requested…

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Wall Street Goldfingers: A Human Rights approach to the Financial Crisis of 2008
October 23, 2014

The third of James Bond movie series, Goldfinger, released on 1963, portrays bullion dealer Auric Goldfinger who launches an operation aiming…

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World Humanitarian Day: The world needs more…
August 23, 2014

Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, South Sudan, Somalia, Central African Republic; civil wars, armed conflicts, bloodshed, severe natural disasters, refugees, extreme poverty, hunger,…

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Of Secrecy and Security: The Practice of Diplomacy in the Age of Leaks
January 15, 2014

Diplomacy has gone through a lot of changes, evolution— particularly in its practice bringing forth its many types which serve to…

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