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From Fairy Tale to Reality

Published on February 26, 2013<p>From Fairy Tale to Reality<p>Edward Andersson is European Associate for Involve and an established expert on methods of …

Digital Jobs Africa

Africa’s economies are growing at an unprecedented pace—and so is its youth population. Job creation is not keeping up with the youth bulge: By 2050, …

Winst natuurlijke bronnen houdt armen arm

<b>De groei in opbrengsten uit natuurlijke hulpbronnen de afgelopen tien jaar in Afrika, zorgde niet voor verbeteringen in de gezondheidszorg, onderwijs</b> …

Egypt NGO law could betray revolt's ideals: U.N. rights chief | Reuters

CAIRO (Reuters) - The U.N.’s human rights chief said on Wednesday Egypt risked betraying the ideals behind the 2011 revolution and slipping into authoritarianism with a new civil society law.<p>U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay speaks to Reuters at her hotel in Madrid April 5, 2013. …

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Citizen election reporting in Kenya was a breakthrough in online-offline collaboration

The Kenyan elections were more than a month ago, but a debate continues in the crisis mapping community about whether the various technologies …

Innovation: Applying Knowledge in Development

• Recommended<br>• In the Spotlight<br>• Most Viewed<p>Recommended<p>Discussion Paper - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School<p>| Feb …

Gender equality must be a development priority in its own right

In the consultations about what will replace the millennium development goals (MDGs) when they expire in 2015, there is pressure on politicians and …

Mali needs reforms and smart aid to stop its slide and help “win the peace” | Blogs

International donors must help Mali to rebuild its ability to govern itself and stop its slide into economic ruin if it is to "win the peace" …

Skype with care – Microsoft is reading everything you write - The H Security: News and Features

Anyone who uses Skype has consented to the company reading everything they write. <b>The H</b>'s associates in Germany at heise Security have now discovered …

Mali in crisis. The power of music.

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