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Not the only game in town

Remember the 2005 G8 Summit at Gleneagles when rock-stars and NGOs combined to Make Poverty History? The G8 leaders responded with speeches and promises to make massive increases to aid for Africa. Their promises now lie in a broken pile. As the leaders of the Western World gear up for the G8 Summit in the German coastal town of Heiligendamm in early June this year, campaigners are collecting to point out to the G8 and the world that on a range of crucial international issues, they are not the…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Celebrating the Dead

Inspired by the millions of people around the world who are celebrating All Souls Day this year, the Radio New Internationalist team dips into different cultures to hear the many ways in which the world's populations honour their dead and respect the dying. From the fear of the spirit-world underpinning Halloween to the burning of money at the tomb-sweeping festivals of Taiwan, the ways we celebrate death shape our own hopes and fears about dying. What better place to start than Mexico's Day…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Fistful of dollars

Compared to the euro, the value of the United States (US) dollar has fallen 76 per cent in the last five years. So why would anyone want to be paid in a currency that's loosing its grunt. Not Iran.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
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2014: A historic year for social movements in Asia

Nithin Coca explores the intricacies of social revolutions and their importance for democracy. .…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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Trading In Shock

Trading In Shock…

  • Tue Sep 5 08:01:01 2000
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Plain tales of development

Success, like beauty is in eyes of the beholder. Three very different countries who can claim some measure of success are looked at by three very different correspondents: LAOS by a special corresponĀ­dent, CUBA by RONALD BUCHANAN, TAIWAN by RICHARD HANSON.…

  • Tue Sep 6 08:51:00 2016
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2014: A historic year for social movements in Asia

2014: A historic year for social movements in Asia …

  • Tue Dec 16 11:22:00 2014
  • Rank: 100

Fistful of dollars

Compared to the euro, the value of the United States (US) dollar has fallen 76 per cent in the last five years…

  • Tue Feb 5 20:52:55 2008
  • Rank: 100

Celebrating the Dead

Inspired by the millions of people around the world who are celebrating All Souls Day this year, the Radio New Internationalist team dips into different cultures to hear the many ways in which the world's populations honour their dead and respect the dying…

  • Wed Oct 31 05:11:39 2007
  • Rank: 100

Not the only game in town

Remember the 2005 G8 Summit at Gleneagles when rock-stars and NGOs combined to Make Poverty History? The G8 leaders responded with speeches and promises to make massive increases to aid for Africa…

  • Tue May 15 16:00:00 2007
  • Rank: 100

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