27/10/2016 - 16:51
The right to freedom of religion
Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) recites:
“Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and...
25/10/2016 - 16:07
Background: Russia under Putin
After his reelection in 2012, President Vladimir Putin has been focusing on “systematically constricting and marginalizing organizations and individuals who were independent in their thoughts and actions.”1 Considering...
24/10/2016 - 12:16
The UN Day, what is it?
The actual Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, said:
“Humanity has entered the era of sustainability – with a global commitment to fulfil the great promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In this, the...
21/10/2016 - 09:30
Violence and poverty
Up to this date, Jamaica continues to be one of the most dangerous and most violent countries in the world. With its incredibly high homicide rate per capita in the world, Jamaica’s crime remains a key concern for the public. As...
19/10/2016 - 14:05
Preliminary examination of the ICC on Burundi
The situation in Burundi has been critical since the President, Pierre Nkurunziza, stated that he was running for a third presidential mandate, hence possibly undermining the Constitution of Burundi...
18/10/2016 - 10:10
Where do drones come from?
Drones are, essentially, aircrafts that do not carry human operators (i.e. ‘unmanned aerial vehicles’ or ‘UAVs’) and that are “capable of operating remotely or autonomously on a pre-programmed flight path.”1...