New Internationalist

Search results for Human-development-report

We found 304 results. Showing results 11 to 20.

ISLAM - people and politics

The facts and figures of Islam…

  • Fri Oct 2 02:59:00 2009
  • Rank: 100

We need to talk about... toilets

2008 is the International Year of Sanitation…

  • Sat Aug 2 02:56:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

Dominica

Dominica is a small island both in population and size. Yet the island feels a lot bigger than this, with dozens of mountain peaks, waterfalls and some say a river for every day of the year.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Nuclear weapons - the facts

There are over 27,000 nuclear weapons in the world…

  • Mon Jun 2 02:07:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

Burma - the facts

Burma is a country with very poor reporting on most basic indicators…

  • Fri May 2 01:08:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

Uruguay

It was the meddling British who used their cartographic skills to delineate the country that would become Uruguay in the early 19th century, as a buffer zone between the two regional giants, Argentina and Brazil. The result was a country stuck in the shado.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
Thumbnail for story:

Brunei

There is a little hole on the wall of every office, restaurant, reception area, hotel lobby, shop – even in the humblest of the living rooms – which serves as a formidable metaphor for the vicissitudes of power, prestige and privilege in Brunei.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Laos

As the forces of corporate globalization press on its borders, change is inevitable.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Sri Lanka

Over two decades of conflict have bred a climate of impunity where human rights violations – killings and unexplained ‘disappearances’ of people – have become all too common.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Costa Rica

Costa Rica stands apart from its Central American neighbours, not least because it has no army.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Browse

Still can't find it?

Our entire digital archive is available on your browser and mobile device.

Popular tags

All tags