BRUSSELS, Sep 16 (IPS) – Less than half of development aid approved by the European Commission is explicitly linked to international objectives on reducing poverty, a new study has found. Continue reading Less Than Half of EU Aid Tackles Poverty →
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Following the historic Zimbabwe power-sharing agreement, the Archbishop of Harare has called for “a lot of courage and a lot of humility” from its leaders to turn the crisis-hit country around. Continue reading Zimbabwe: archbishop calls for humility from new government →
International Lights out campaign: Takes place on September 17, 2008 from 21:50 to 22:00 hours. The proposal is to turn off as many lights and electrical appliances as possible. This effort can help alert people to the importance of energy conservation.