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World Environment Day: COSV initiative in the National Reserve of Gilé

Human-Nature reconnection: this is our scope in Zambezia, in the district of Gilé, where the last June 5th we celebrated the World Environment Day. This year, this recurrence, promoted by United Nations, aimed at stressing the importance of Paris Agreement (2015) on carbon emissions reduction, a global partnership to reach 2030 Agenda sustainable development goals. […]

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International Relations Program University of Pennsylvania

Think Tanks and Civil Societies program – Final Release 1.24.13

The 2012 Global Go To Think Tank Rankings marks the sixth edition of the annual report. As in previous years, the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) at the University of Pennsylvania’s International Relations Program has relied on the indexing criteria and process developed by James G. McGann for ranking think tanks around the […]

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The Global Council of the CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness

The Nairobi Declaration for Development Effectiveness

“We, fifty civil society leaders and representatives of all the different regions of the world – Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, North America, and the Middle East and North Africa, and their subregions – from the faith-based, feminist, labour, rural sectors, and international civil society organizations, meeting in Nairobi, Kenya, from December […]

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International Crisis Group

Tentative Jihad: Syria’s Fundamentalist Opposition

Middle East Report N°131 The presence of Salafi groups among Syria’s armed opposition is an irrefutable, damaging yet not necessarily irreversible trend. Breaking this cycle will require the opposition to curb their influence, members of the international community to coordinate their policies and a perilous military stalemate to transition to a political solution