World’s most expensive cities revealed

Originally posted on BBC Newslight:
Paris has come top of a ranking of the world’s most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore. It’s the first time three cities have shared the top spot in the 30-year history of the annual Economist Intelligence Unit survey, which compares prices in 133 cities globally. The French capital…

Multilateralism: A Testimony

Originally posted on HUMAN WRONGS WATCH:
Human Wrongs Watch By Ambassador Idriss Jazairy and Roberto Savio* For over 70 years, the UN system has been perceived as the guardian of peace and development in the world. However, multilateralism today is undeniably under strain. The effectiveness of global institutions and of global policymaking is questioned, and…

Half of Migrants Arrived to Spain in 2018 Reported Direct Experience With Human Trafficking, Exploitation or Abuse During Western Mediterranean Route

Originally posted on HUMAN WRONGS WATCH:
Human Wrongs Watch Madrid, 12 March 2019 (IOM)* —  According to an International Organization for Migration (IOM) flow monitoring survey of over 1,300 migrants and refugees in Spain last year, nearly half (48%) of those interviewed indicated having at least one direct experience related to human trafficking, exploitation or…

Algerian Meme Protests

Originally posted on Bohemian Algerian:
Algeria was a very hot country in the recent decades with serious problems. In the past, the hot headed people looked for solutions through throwing stones and shooting bullets, only by force. However, it has changed. These days Algeria is in chaos because of the fifth election trial of the…