In this Arab nation that has faced a war exceeding six years, the armed conflict reduced this 2017 thanks to Army and ally victories against the Daesh terrorist group. Oscar Bravo Fong Those successes, among other factors, are linked to the establishment of four demilitarized zones in various […]
If you have read and enjoyed Philip Pullman’s “His dark materials” trilogy then you surely know that – seventeen years later – his new novel in that epic story, “La belle sauvage”, was published in October. Sean Sheehan You have probably already devoured every page of it; in […]
Two deaths, two victims at different times but in near similar circumstances, the eviction of Mapuche communities and a conflict going on behind the scenes that has left a mark on the South American country this year. Maylín Vidal The case of the disappearance of the young Santiago […]
This past year more than 201 million people have been affected, which is 3.4 million more than in 2016. The analysis by the International Labour Organization (ILO) reported that this trend will continue.
It also highlighted that more than 1.4 billion employees are in vulnerable jobs, 780 million of which are residents in emerging and developing countries living in extreme or moderate poverty.
They also highlighted an annual growth of 11 million workers in vulnerable jobs, who have less chance of finding secure employment with regular pay and access to social security.
The decision of the United States government to withdraw from the UN agreement on migration is a serious blow to those wishing to cross its borders. Though it pains them to accept the fact, 50% of those that come from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras do so to escape violence, […]