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Reuters photojournalist Danish Siddiqui killed in Afghanistan

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Washington, D.C., July 16, 2021 — Afghan authorities must conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the killing of Reuters photojournalist...

Online Gender-Based Violence Is a Nightmare Without Borders

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Her job had been going well, the woman told me. But her married boss started making sexual advances, which she rebuffed. Then...

Leaving Union in Protest, Jewish CUNY Faculty Describe ‘Painful,’ ‘Personal’ Aftermath of Statement Condemning...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Weeks after the City University of New York faculty union passed a controversial resolution affirming its “solidarity with Palestine,” Jewish faculty...

Afghanistan: Funding shortfall amid deepening humanitarian crisis |

Ramiz Alakbarov, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Afghanistan, said a $1.3 billion appeal, launched earlier this year, is less than 40 per cent...

Afghanistan: Funding shortfall amid deepening humanitarian crisis |

Ramiz Alakbarov, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Afghanistan, said a $1.3 billion appeal, launched earlier this year, is less than 40 per cent...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Acquires Israeli Cloud Data Management Company Zerto for $374 Million

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced on Thursday that it is acquiring Israeli startup Zerto, a leader in cloud data management...

American journalist Nathan Maung describes alleged abuse during Myanmar imprisonment

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). When armed authorities raided the office of news website Kamayut Media in downtown Yangon, Myanmar on March 8, editor Nathan Maung’s initial reaction...

IDF Soldier Stabbed, Gun Stolen in Jordan Valley Attack; Suspect Arrested

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – An Israeli soldier was stabbed and her weapon was stolen on Thursday near a military base in the Jordan...

Israeli Exports Expected to Reach Record in 2021

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Israeli exports are expected to reach a record of at least $120 billion in 2021, according to Israel’s Economic...

Rivlin: Germany ‘Strong Partner’ in Fight Against Antisemitism

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said Germany has been a “strong partner” in the fight against antisemitism Thursday morning...

Indonesia and Australia to explore partnership in enhancing digital skills

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JAKARTA (Joint Press Release) – Access to education and skills development is a fundamental human right and an indispensable prerequisite for...

Strengthening & Promoting Business Development Services (BDS) for COVID-19 Recovery in Tonga

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Tongan Ministry of Trade and Economic Development (MTED) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding...

Why Is Biden’s Foreign Policy So…Conventional?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). On the domestic front, Joe Biden is flirting with transformational policies around energy, environment, and infrastructure. It’s not a revolution, but...

Israel’s Interior Minister Signs Off on Revocation of Hamas Terrorist’s Citizenship

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Israeli Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked signed off Tuesday on the denaturalization of Ashraf Hassan, a member of Hamas. Shaked based...

Israel’s Otonomo and AWS to Accelerate Vehicle Data-Based Innovation Through

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – Israel’s Otonomo, a platform that provides a marketplace for vehicle data, has announced that it will use Amazon Web...

Israel Looks for Buyers as Expiration Date on Nearly 1 Million Vaccines Closes In

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). But even assuming a best-case scenario, some 800,000 vaccines, worth tens of millions of shekels, will potentially go to waste. Israel...

Hong Kong police arrest former Apple Daily editorial writer Fung Wai-kong at airport

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Taipei, June 28, 2021 – Hong Kong authorities should immediately release journalist Fung Wai-kong, drop any charges against him, and allow...

Israel’s COVID Czar Named New Health Ministry Director

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – Israeli Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz on Monday named National Coronavirus Project Coordinator Professor Nachman Ash as the director-general of...

2nd Seminar on Social Security for Workers in Non-standard Forms of Employment

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Beijing(ILO News)—The EU-China Project “Improving China’s Institutional Capacity towards Universal Social Protection” (“the project”) organized the second seminar of the...

TripActions Seizing Fintech Opportunity After COVID-19 Pivot

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – “In the five years prior to the Coronavirus, TripActions grew by 500% every year, and then in one day,...

Launch of study on the digitalisation of China’s social security administration and services for...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Beijing(ILO News) — The ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia and the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security...

Israel Has Seen Just One Death From COVID-19 in Past Two Weeks Despite Rise...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Israel’s vaccination program appears to be working in preventing hospitalizations and deaths during the latest outbreak of COVID-19...

First international treaty to address violence and harassment comes into force

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7VAvVD2K1R4 GENEVA (ILO News) – The first international treaty on violence and harassment in the world of work comes into force on...

Ministry of Planning and ILO launch the National Social Protection Database

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ISLAMABAD (ILO...