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Pourquoi l’Afrique Pleure et S’enfonce? Les Vraies Causes et Solutions de la Misère Africaine

Du constat général, le développement économique des pays africains est à la traîne après des décennies d’indépendance et d’essai. Pourtant, on a appliqué des...

Why does Africa Weep and Deteriorate? Real Causes and Solutions to African Impoverishment

After decades of independence, economic development in African countries continues to lag behind. However, several models and ideologies of development have been applied. Are...

The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

In this comprehensive reference and background book, Dr. Roland Holou (www.RolandHolou.com) highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across...
The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

Outstanding Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

African leaders who have brought about enormous and rare progress that would have been impossible without their leadership, including economic and political development of Africa and its Diaspora

The Collapse of the East Asian Order

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Shinzo Abe, Moon Jae-in, and Mike Pence (Wikimedia Commons) The United States is losing its status as a Pacific power. It can...

Trump: Out of the Graveyard and into the Pyre?

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Pixabay Afghanistan has long been touted as the “graveyard of empires.” The British and the Soviets certainly discovered that lesson to their...

Indonesia’s Jokowi Likely Loses Control of Presidency – Asia Sentinel

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Indonesia President Joko Widodo, scheduled to take the oath of office in October for his second term, very much...

Journalists assaulted by police amid coronavirus lockdown in India

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Malaysia’s Greatest Crisis: Loss of National Pride and Unity

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Mahathir the architect and destroyer The post Malaysia’s Greatest Crisis: Loss of National Pride and Unity appeared first on Asia Sentinel. Source...

ARCS' JOMANA QADDOUR TESTIFIES BEFORE CONGRESS ON SYRIA

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ARCS' JOMANA QADDOUR TESTIFIES BEFORE CONGRESS ON SYRIA Slideshow Image ...

Malaysia’s Massive Foreign Worker Dependency – Asia Sentinel

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On almost any Sunday afternoon, a visitor walking around Kuala Lumpur’s Central Market or Chow Kit areas is likely...

After Massive Oil Spill Pollutes Beaches, Israel Looks for Culprit and Calls for Switch...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on Sunday for ships sailing the Mediterranean to switch to natural gas as...

Hong Kong protesters vandalize the city’s subway amid rumours that three protesters are ‘missing’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News ( www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Oiwan Lam / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The content of this article does...

Tiny Brunei Plays Off US, China

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). With some of the most unspoiled forest on Borneo, Bandar Sri Begawan plays a delicate game The post Tiny Brunei Plays Off...

[email protected], April 2019

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The e-newsletter from the ILO Regional Office in Asia and the Pacific providing the latest developments and activities in the region,...

‘African Queen’ dos Santos Allegedly Stored Stolen Millions in Disgraced Cyprus Bank

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Isabel dos Santos, Africa’s richest woman and the subject of a major international investigation following the leak to the...

Diaspora Engagement in Science and Technology

Diaspora Engagement in STEM should not be only about granting work visas to the best international scientists so that they stay abroad after their graduation

Raising the Stakes in a Fractured Land – Asia Sentinel

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The battle of Marawi in 2017, in the heart of the Islamic city in Lanao del Sur Province, deteriorated...

Israeli Defense Ministry Launches COVID-19 Voice-Test Study

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An analysis of coronavirus patients’ voices could yield a “vocal fingerprint” to help detect COVID-19 symptoms in others and...

Indonesian Minister’s Anti-VPN Call a Threat to Free Speech

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Statement follows post-election riots The post Indonesian Minister’s Anti-VPN Call a Threat to Free Speech appeared first on Asia Sentinel. Source of...

Climate Change-Induced Migration

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Worsening impacts exacerbate growing tensions The post Climate Change-Induced Migration appeared first on Asia Sentinel. Source of original article: Asia Sentinel (www.asiasentinel.com)....

ARCS’ JOMANA QADDOUR TESTIFIES BEFORE CONGRESS ON SYRIA

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). On September 12, 2019, ARCS' Executive Committee Member and Syria Relief & Development' Co-Founder, Jomana Qaddour, provided a powerful testimony on...