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Two weeks before a major donors conference, the Haitian government has estimated that the country will need some 11.5 billion dollars over the next three years to recover from the devastating Jan. 12 earthquake.
Hope isn't lost for those who believe that art can transform our world.
Activists, both in and out of Honduras, continue to work for justice.
The UN donors' conference is an opportunity to help Haitians rebuild in a manner that respects their humanity and enables them to become more productive.
Two former leaders of the Tigrean People’s Liberation Front have alleged in a BBC radio program that the TPLF leadership – which included Meles Zenawi – used millions of dollars earmarked for famine relief in the 1980s to buy weapons and enrich themselves.
The United States is scrambling to make sure that the looming break-up of south and north Sudan in 2011 is as peaceful as possible.
One of Thailand's major opposition activists reflects on the trial of the former prime minister and the country's color wars.
There are some aspects of our tech-powered reality where we should be pressing "pause" instead of "fast-forward."
It might be the world's largest free trade area, writes columnist Walden Bello, but Southeast Asia is still getting a raw trade deal from China.
The president is using carrots and sticks in Africa, but he might have gotten the two mixed up.