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European Commission introduces new 'Solidarity Corps'
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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European Commission introduces new ‘Solidarity Corps’

  The EU wants to help unemployed young adults into voluntary service. On Wednesday it launched the ‘European Solidarity Corps.’ Critics say it is a half-baked redundancy. Bernd Riegert reports More...

Ghana election tight but peaceful
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Ghana election tight but peaceful

  Ghanaians turned out in large numbers on Wednesday as President John Mahama faced off opposition frontrunner Nana Aku-Addo in general elections. DW correspondents said voting was slow but peaceful. Three More...

East African CSOs advocate for African funding to increase trust and legitimacy
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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East African CSOs advocate for African funding to increase trust and legitimacy

The African Development Bank’s (AfDB) series of regional consultations meeting with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) continues across the continent. The East African leg opened yesterday in Nairobi, Kenya with More...

Why Lebanese women are protesting a decades-old rape law
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Why Lebanese women are protesting a decades-old rape law

A dozen Lebanese women dressed in bloodstained wedding dresses gathered outside of government buildings in Beirut on Tuesday to protest a rape law that they say is archaic and unjust. The late 1940s law dictates More...

No sleep for Congolese mothers trying to save their girls from rape
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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No sleep for Congolese mothers trying to save their girls from rape

The mothers of Kavumu hardly sleep. But on rainy nights, they don’t even try. The rain pounds on their tin roofs so noisily that they worry they won’t hear rapists breaking in to steal their daughters. So they More...

By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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People with Disabilities, a Population Suffering in Silence in Syria

“It was late afternoon when my 12-year-old daughter Rana and her cousin went to the Sayyida Zeinab’s vegetable market at the entrance of Qabr Essit camp where we live,” explains Mahdiyeh Abdulhamid Abdallah, More...

Winning the war against yellow fever
By IntDevCommunities On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Winning the war against yellow fever

Four months have passed without a single case of yellow fever related to the outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, thanks to the joint response activities of national health authorities, More...

U.N. launches another record humanitarian appeal that will likely fall short
By IntDevCommunities On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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U.N. launches another record humanitarian appeal that will likely fall short

The United Nations issued another record appeal, asking for $22.2 billion in humanitarian crisis response funding for 2017. The appeal is 10 percent higher than last year’s $19.7 billion appeal, which is only More...

EU ministers reinforce decision to clearly label products made in Israeli settlements
By IntDevCommunities On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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EU ministers reinforce decision to clearly label products made in Israeli settlements

EU foreign ministers confirmed the bloc’s position that goods coming from occupied territories can not be labeled ‘Made in Israel.’ Israel has accused the EU of discrimination. EU Ministers have More...

Tokyo court reverses ruling on deportee's death, says government not responsible
By IntDevCommunities On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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Tokyo court reverses ruling on deportee’s death, says government not responsible

TOKYO: The Tokyo High Court has reversed a landmark ruling by a lower court that judged immigration authorities had used excessive force when deporting a Ghanaian visa-overstayer in 2010, leading to his death, More...


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