For a meaningful SDG agenda
Agenda 21 is an indicative text approved by the Earth Summit (UN Conference on Environment and Development) held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1992. It is the culmination point of a large movement across the World gathering for the first time international institutions as well as state and non-state actors.
Policy Brief Nr.3 – Dangerous liaisons
Watergate is the symbol of a time marked by the transformation of what was first perceived as a mere “conspiracy theory” into the actual conspiracy. The judicial system identified and condemned it and its tremendous impact is still felt in both the US political scene and across the world.
The Modern Theocratic Challenge to Humanism
We are now celebrating the sixty ninth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Approved in Paris by the General Assembly of the then recently established United Nations, on December the tenth, it is a marvellous text which lost none of its significance and charm today.
Democracy in Europe
Territoriality, identity, and representation
Letter to Secretary Clinton: FTO status review: People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran / Mujahedin-e...
We respectfully submit for your review the enclosed Independent Report entitled In Re: Review of the Foreign Terrorist Organization (“FTO”) status of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (“PMOI”) / Mujahadin-e-Khalq (“MEK”).
Syria Break the Wall of Silence Nr.4
After so many years of suffering and destruction, the photo of the drowned baby Alan Kurdi, who survived Kobane onslaught but not the Mediterranean crossing, finally made the headlines. Suddenly, everyone noticed the plight of the million Syrians who perished, were seriously injured or lost their livelihood.
Davos by the volcanoes
A research team comprising the National Scientific Research Centre and the local public University (Université Clermont Auvergne) promoted a weekly Summer school dedicated to ‘Integrated Assessment Models, Economics, Energy and Climate’ - geared mostly at academics and other professionals, including PhD students, and conducted in English.
Report: FTO status review: People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran / Mujahedin-e Khalq
In light of the July 16, 2010 United Staes Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit case which remanded to your esteemed office the review of the Foreign Terrorist Organization (“FTO”) status of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (“PMOI”), which is also referred to as the Mujahadin-E Khalq (“MEK”)…
Analysis of UNAMI/OHCHR Report on Human Rights in Iraq/17 2010
On the issue of professionalism, a comparison of the UNAMI/OHCHR report was made with a near simultaneous report from a twin organization UNAMA/OHCHR in Afghanistan.
Syria Break the Wall of Silence Nr.2
After managing to reinstall the inaugural issue of “Syria: Break the Wall of silence” after being viciously attacked by hacking tutors if the Iranian regime, we have the pleasure to present you now the second issue.