After eight years of strong measures, the United Kingdom saw a sharp deterioration in its living standards. The Labour Party will examine the main implications of budget cutting in a conference on 27 October. Marcella Via During a speech marking the 70th anniversary of the creation of the […]
Although it happens across the whole territory of the Dominican Republic, there is a higher rate in the provinces of Santo Domingo, Santiago and Distrito Nacional. And it all seems to indicate that it is more common than previously thought. There are many minors in this country bearing abuse from […]
The excessive activities of the mining companies in Colombia are not only affecting the environment but also the local residents. The “Plataforma 12 de Octubre” is organising a forum to oppose this lethal practice. Marcella Via The communities of Guajira (Colombia) live in a high-risk situation due to […]
The peace process was resumed in South Sudan. Perhaps now the nightmare of becoming refugees, homeless, child soldiers, sexual slaves and, in the worst cases, even sadistic killers will end for minors, after being used as ignorant political instruments. Julio Morejón In Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, […]
Thousands of immigrants every year face detentions that can last days, weeks or years. An uncertainty which, in many cases, provokes mental health problems, including suicide. However, the campaign #Time4aTimeLimit (promoted by the Detention Forum and member organisations) wants an end to this.