Posted on 30 November 2011 by admin
By Miriam Gathigah
Hillary Clinton at Busan Credit:Miriam Gathigah/IPS
BUSAN, South Korea, Nov 30, 2011 (IPS) – Women toil in the fields for most of their lives producing food and strengthening the largely agricultural economy of African countries, but when their fathers, husbands or older sons die, they are no longer welcome on land they may have tended for years.
Posted on 05 October 2011 by admin
Laura LÃ³pez GonzÃ¡lez entrevista a TONY TUJAN, de IBON International
Tony Tujan, director de IBON International.
MONTREAL, CanadÃ¡, oct (IPS) – La asistencia al desarrollo requiere “una agenda fuerte que apunte a los resultados, pero que estÃ© basada en los derechos humanos”, dijo a IPS el activista Tony Tujan.
Posted on 04 October 2011 by admin
Laura Lopez Gonzalez interviews TONY TUJAN, director of IBON International, on the upcoming high-level forum on Aid Effectiveness
MONTREAL, Canada, Oct 4, 2011 (IPS) – Busan represents the possibility of an aid revolution â€“ a time in history where an encompassing, inclusive aid framework may be possible. This is according to Tony Tujan, director of IBON International, a capacity development non- governmental organisation.
Posted on 17 September 2011 by admin
By Rosemary D’Amour
WASHINGTON, Sep 17, 2011 (IPS) – Amid a global financial crisis that has shown little signs of reversing, next week’s fall meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank are crucial in setting the tone for rebounding world markets, to which leaders of the Bretton Woods institutions offered optimistic, yet ultimately vague, solutions in speeches this week. Continue Reading
Posted on 15 September 2011 by admin
By Mandeep Tiwana and Netsanet Belay*
JOHANNESBURG, Sep (IPS) — In the hope for a fairer deal on aid for the continent, African leaders are planning to present a unified position at the Fourth High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (HLF4) in Busan, South Korea.