Le géant indien Tata Steel a déjà investi 25 millions de dollars dans l’exploration du minerai de fer dans l’ouest du pays. Le projet, qui inclut aussi un chemin de fer, impliquera un investissement global de deux milliards de dollars. Continue reading
The World Social Forum DIgnity-Karama will take place in Tunis, 26 30 March 2013. The active involvement of movements, organizations, trade unions, platforms and networks from Tunisia, Maghreb, Machrek, Sub-saharan African, Americas, Europe and from all over the world allows us to hope for a successful, popular and dynamic Forum. Continue reading
More than 75 million young people ‘s lives are under serious risks caused by depression and lack of hope of a brighter future due to unemployment. Continue reading
SYDNEY, Feb 28 2013 (IPS) – Women face greater odds in achieving equal political representation in the Pacific Islands than in any other region of the world, holding just 3% of seats in national parliaments, compared to 20% in Sub-Saharan Africa and 18.5% in South East Asia.
After the first Pacific Women’s Parliamentary Partnerships Forum in Sydney, Fiame Naomi Mata’afa, the longest serving female parliamentarian in the Pacific region, spoke about the challenges of gaining political office and some of the measures being pursued to redress the stark imbalance. Continue reading
Susmita Dasgupta , Feb 2013
A recent investigation on the potential Sea-level rise from climate change indicates a rise in sea levels of just one meter could destroy more than 60 percent of the developing world’s coastal wetlands currently found at one meter or less elevation. Such a rise would lead to economic losses of around $630 million per year. Continue reading
More than 370 civil society organisations (representing millions) from are calling on the WTO TRIPS Council to extend the LDC transition period until a Member ceases to be an LDC in order to improve LDC access to medicines, to educational resources, to environmentally sound technologies (ESTs), and to other public goods and cultural creations and further concerned with farmers’ rights, food security, human flourishing, sustainable and equitable technological and industrial development in Least Developed Countries (LDCs). Continue reading
Hamadou Sagne, 28 Fevrier 2013
Les élections locales de 2014 vont constituer une échéance déterminante, car elles constitueront une sorte de baromètre de la présidentielle de 2017. C’est la conviction du Dr Amadou Tidiane Diba, responsable Apr. Il a bien voulu faire, pour nous, le point sur l’évolution du parti dans ce département de la région de Thiès Continue reading
February 2013: Lao People’s Democratic Republic became the latest LDC to join the WTOWorld Trade Organization. Negotiations lasted for 15 years and required Laos to make substantial changes in its legal and regulatory Continue reading
Newsletter Jan 2013 Bulletin jan2013
Includes stories written by journalists from Malawi, Bangladesh and Senegal on the MDGS, climate change and the Sustainable development goals
Ce bulletin présente des articles écrits par des journalistes basés en Bangladesh, Sénégal et
en Malawi, au sujet des objectifs de developpement durable.