Tag: Education

6 Years After Her Imprisonment in Eritrea, US Citizen’s Family Demands Answers

| December 7, 2018

Ciham Ali Abdu has brown eyes and a broad smile. As a teenager, she found inspiration in art, fashion and language. Growing up in Asmara, Eritrea, she enjoyed time with friends, music and swimming.

In family photos, Ciham appears carefree. …

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11TH SUMMIT OF GLOBAL FORUM ON MIGRATION, DEVELOPMENT KICKS OFF IN MOROCCO

| December 6, 2018

RABAT, Morocco- The 11th Summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), opened Wednesday, in the Moroccan city of Marrakech, with the participation of over 100 countries.

Under the theme: "Honouring International Commitments to Unlock the Potential of …

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Report: Greenhouse Gas Emissions to Set Record

| December 5, 2018

Emissions of planet-warming gases will hit an all-time high this year, according to a new report.

The figures are the latest indication of how far the world is from meeting the goal set out in Paris in 2015 to avoid …

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Congo’s Worst Ebola Outbreak Hits Women Especially Hard

| December 4, 2018

The Democratic Republic of Congo is in the throes of its worst-ever Ebola outbreak, with more than 420 cases in the country's volatile east, and a mortality rate of just under 60 percent. But this outbreak � the nation's tenth …

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IFRC: Migrant Children Traveling Alone ‘Most Vulnerable People in the World’

| December 3, 2018

A report by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) says thousands of unaccompanied children and children who have been separated from their families run the daily risk of sexual and gender-based violence as they travel …

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