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February 2010 Blog Posts (4)

Asia-Pacific MDG Progress Under Threat from Global Economic Crisis

ESCAP, ADB and UNDP joint Report calls for strengthening social protection
MANILA (UN ESCAP Information Services) – A joint report by the United Nations and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) warns that the global economic crisis could trap an additional 21 million people in the Asia-Pacific region in extreme poverty, living on less than $1.25 a day.
Achieving the Millennium Development Goals in an Era of Global Uncertainty: Asia-Pacific Regional Report 2009/10,…
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Added by Saji Prelis on February 18, 2010 at 9:00am — No Comments

UNESCO: Education Under Attack 2010

[10 February 2010] - The number of politically and ideologically motivated attacks on teachers, students and school buildings is rising, says the report “Education Under Attack 2010”, launched by UNESCO on 10 February. These attacks are perpetrated by non-state armed groups and state actors alike. “…
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Added by Saji Prelis on February 16, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Nepal's Maoists Start Discharging Child Soldiers

Nepal's Maoists Start Discharging Child Soldiers



January 12, 2010

Source: Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) and OneWorld



SINDHULI, Jan 12 (IRIN) - Looking angry and emotional, 20-year-old former Maoist child soldier Suman Karki shook hands with fellow comrades as he bade farewell to life in one of Nepal's Maoist army camps.



"I don't know what I will do now. My future seems uncertain," Karki told IRIN in the main Maoist army cantonment… Continue

Added by Saji Prelis on February 2, 2010 at 12:38pm — No Comments

First Int'l Criminal Trial Focuses on Child Soldiers

First Int'l Criminal Trial Focuses on Child Soldiers

January 29, 2009

Source: OneWorld



WASHINGTON, Jan 29 (OneWorld.net) - The International Criminal Court's first trial -- of Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga Dilyo, charged with using child soldiers in northeastern Congo -- is an important step toward establishing responsibility for the use of children in… Continue

Added by Saji Prelis on February 2, 2010 at 12:32pm — No Comments

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