Pages tagged by "United Nations"

North Korea's human rights insecurity: state image management in the Post-UN COI era

The 2014 report of the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea marked a watershed moment in international awareness and action...

Sustainable Development Goals, or a dog’s breakfast?

Why the global goals are not quite what they seem.

Moment of truth

Michael Kirby on human rights in North Korea.

Capture the moment: talk carbon

A window of opportunity has opened up for a new global carbon pricing forum to be established, according to a leading economist.

Building blocs to bridge fragile states

Fragile states are a little less fuzzy and more focused after wise, well-timed talks in Timor-Leste, writes ROBIN DAVIES.

Poised on the nuclear precipice

Barack Obama's historic and optimistic nuclear speech has given way to concern on disarmament and non-proliferation, writes RAMESH THAKUR.

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