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Country profile: North Korea

Aidan Foster-Carter looks beyond the clichés of the secretive state.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
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Will the UN mend the rift between drug policy and development?

We cannot achieve the Sustainable Development Goals unless we end the ‘war on drugs’, writes Natasha Horsfield.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Universalizing environmental and human rights

Doug Weir explains why these rights are especially important during times of armed conflict.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Climate Change in Bali

What are the people and politicians in the developing world saying about climate change? Nicola Bullard, from Focus on the Global South, joins Radio New Internationalist's Chris Richards to find out, as campaigners in India, Thailand and the United States take a ride through the rhetoric of climate change politics. At the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bali this December, the nations of the world will be writing a roadmap setting-out how to get to a global agreement for cutting…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Depleted Uranium developments

The ball of activism against DU weapons has been rolling ever onward after our current magazine on the subject..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Indigenous Groups sound the REDD Alert

I'm currently writing an article for our forthcoming issue of the New Internationalistmagazine that looks at some of the potential dangers of relying oncarbon markets for preserving forests and biodiversity. The globalcarbon market is worth $64 billion but has yet to produce much in theway of reductions in emissions. It has however delivered huge profitsto some of the world's worst polluters who have been investing heavilyin carbon trading, offsets and 'environmental services'.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Enter stage left

A radical take on improving peoples physical and environmental security...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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UN climate talks: if not now, when?

Climate change is finally on the Qatari political agenda but it’s time every country closed the ‘ambition gap’ says Wael Hmaidan.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A shameless betrayal

The UN Finance for Development conference is set to be a betrayal of historic proportions.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Spare a thought for the brave Syrians in Syria

Don’t forget those who cannot escape the war-torn country, says Frances Guy.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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