Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2018 / 04:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As many as 1 in 800 Americans is currently a victim of human trafficking, according to a new global report which found much higher rates of.. CNA
By Rahul Mazumdar
Public debt levels have been rising across regions, but it is more of a concern in Sub-Saharan Africa. After almost 10 years when Africa benefitted from the.. Eurasia Review
Croatia has progressed to the semi-finals of the World Cup after a second successive penalty shootout on Saturday against Russia. But there are still concerns about the Balkan team's performance going..
According to a report by Science.com, Puerto Rico has chosen to back away from a controversial plan to eliminate a key statistical agency. Last week, Puerto Rico's legislature approved a measure that..
According to Deadspin, the World Cup can be a stage for many things besides athletic competition. Many may have watched Denmark and Croatia face off against each other for a victory, ultimately to be..
[HRW] In June, Burundi joined a small group of African countries that ban pregnant girls from continuing with formal education in government schools. Burundi's Education Ministry banned the boys who.. allAfrica.com
A switch from subsidizing fossil fuel to pricing CO2-emissions would not only help to meet global climate targets but also create additional domestic public revenues. These revenues could finance.. Science Daily
Thursday 12 July, 2018In Africa, the continent home to the largest youth population in the world, educators face a critical challenge: how to teach an ever-growing number of students using limited.. Pressat
Moscow has now dispatched another of what it calls “a private military company” to fight in Syria, a reflection of its desire to avoid having regular army units there, its unwillingness to rely on.. Eurasia Review
[UN News] In Burundi, opponents of constitutional reform supported by the Government have faced torture and execution amid a "continuing environment of threats and intimidation", senior UN.. allAfrica.com
About 355,000 refugees from Burundi and DR Congo live in western Tanzania, where they are barred from working or setting foot outside their makeshift camps. The conditions are 'miserable' as Prosper.. Deutsche Welle
By Mark Bromley and Dr Marina Caparini*
On 18 June states and NGOs will meet in New York for the Third Review Conference of the UN Programme of Action (POA) on Small Arms and.. Eurasia Review
[Monitor] In a surprise move, Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza said Thursday he would step down in 2020, despite widespread belief that he backed a new constitution extending term limits in a bid.. allAfrica.com Also reported by •France 24 •Al Jazeera
Burundians voted two weeks ago in a referendum to allow the ex-rebel leader stay in power until 2034
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Burundi's president announced Thursday he will not run for another term, even as he put in place a new constitution that would allow him to stay in power until 2034. NYTimes.com Also reported by •New Zealand Herald