Tag: poor countries

Out of the Shadows Index: Child sex abuse and exploitation

editor editor- January 16, 2019 02:10

Approximately 200 million of the world's children experiencing child sex abuse each year, Read More

Aid for trade: perspectives on progress and the way forward

editor editor- September 4, 2012 07:29

Nobel prize-winning economist, Professor Joseph Stiglitz, has called for enshrining of a “Right to Trade” in the global trading regime as a new initiative to help trade performance of the ... Read More

UN: Poor countries host 80 percent of world’s refugees

editor editor- June 21, 2011 05:13

An estimated 80 per cent of the world’s refugees now live in developing countries and yet anti-refugee sentiment is growing in many industrialized nations, the United Nations said in a ... Read More

G20 leaders urged to invest in “green” economy

editor editor- June 29, 2010 06:54

(eTN) - In what the United Nations calls a “continued push to keep the poorest and most vulnerable at the forefront of international discussions,” Ban Ki-moon, UN’s secretary general, over ... Read More