Isolationist policies spell danger for developing countries

Isolationist policies spell danger for developing countries

Developing countries can no longer rely on foreign aid, but reform could boost tax revenue, write Tania Masi, Roberto Ricciuti, Antonio Savoia, and Kunal Sen

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President Higgins leads tributes at National Day of Commemoration event

President Higgins leads tributes at National Day of Commemoration event

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and other ministers joined Michael D Higgins at the National Day of Commemoration in Dublin.

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UN urges Security Council to protect women's rights 'before, during and after' conflict

UN urges Security Council to protect women's rights 'before, during and after' conflict

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council to protect women and children's rights 'before, during and after conflict' as the council passed resolution on violence against women in conflict yesterday.

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Migrant fisherman in Ireland - A modern form of slavery

Migrant fisherman in Ireland - A modern form of slavery

United Nations human rights officials have strongly criticised the Government’s scheme governing protection and

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Nóirín O'Sullivan appointed as UN Assistant Secretary-General for Safety and Security

Nóirín O'Sullivan appointed as UN Assistant Secretary-General for Safety and Security

Former Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan has been appointed as the UN's Assistant Secretary-General for Safety and Security.

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UN court says Chile does not have to grant ocean access to landlocked Bolivia

UN court says Chile does not have to grant ocean access to landlocked Bolivia

Bolivia lost its coastline during an 1879-1883 war with its neighbour.

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