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Reaching ‘beyond the possible’ in Hawaii to meet sustainability goals

UN News travelled to the island archipelago, as part of an International Labour Organization (ILO) project, called Dignity at Work, and spoke to the...

Millions of Afghans have ‘voted not just for a president, but also for democracy’,...

Congratulating his fellow Afghans for exercising their right to vote, even some who had had their fingers cut off by the Taliban in previous...

Fiji general cites need to ‘stifle criticism’ in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Mong Palatino / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Brigadier-General Jone Kalouniwai, the chief of staff of Republic...

Australian government on collision course with Facebook and Google over news revenue · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Kevin Rennie / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). In what could be a world first if successful,...
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Day 8: Repent America | Torch of Christ Ministries / Evangelist Phillip Blair

Woe unto you America, for the hour of your judgment has come. Please repent. Thank you for being a part of this ministry as we...

SOS – Bringing Pan Africanism & Familyhood into Reality “Identifying Host Countries for Displaced...

Calling All African Heads of State, CARICOM Leaders, Heads of Governments" In partnership with Mr. Neil Nelson of Atlanta Black Star (www.atlantablackstar.com), the Honorable Kyangulani...

UN commits to help Pacific island agriculture adapt and survive climate crisis

The commitment came at a joint meeting of Pacific Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry, as part of the Pacific Week of Agriculture being held...

Myanmar crisis: ‘All options should be on the table’, UN Human Rights Council hears...

Punitive actions against those responsible must not harm Myanmar’s vulnerable communities, and also ensure that assistance to fight the coronavirus pandemic and humanitarian support...

India: Migrants’ plight prompts UN call for ‘domestic solidarity’ in coronavirus battle

High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet said in a statement that she was distressed by the plight of the informal migrant workers affected, many of whom...

The Different Levels of Commitment to Diaspora Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs have traits that are unique to them. These include alerts to opportunity, adjusted to the openings in the market and the investment environment,...

Prophet Shepherd Bushiri Called Prophet Passion Java to Apologize to him for Publicly saying...

The false allegation that Prophet Passion Java hired people to kill Prophet Shepherd Bushiri in December 2019 and then say that it was a...

How sports groups rallied for the release of a Bahraini footballer detained in Thailand...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Mong Palatino / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Football player Hakeem al-Araibi (right) is back in Australia after more...

AI innovations bring good news and bad news for indigenous and minority languages ·...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Rising Voices / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Photo by albyantoniazzi and used under a CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 license. There...

Chinese defector’s spying allegations rock Australian politics · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Kevin Rennie / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Allegations by a defector have brought strong reactions from...

Christchurch massacre brings out the best and worst in humanity · Global Voices

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Kevin Rennie / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern – Photo courtesy: Christchurch City Council...
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ABCs of a Realistic African Diaspora Engagement

Almost every African country is trying to engage with its diaspora. However, in general, when it comes to how to convince the African diaspora...

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...

Police raids on major media organisations expose lack of press freedom in Australia ·...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Kevin Rennie / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Australian Federal Police raid on ABC – Screenshot ABC TV News Raids...

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...
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The Global Year Of Return Kumasi Carnival 2019 in Ghana to Mark 400 Years...

On behalf of Dr. Susan Alfred – Walcott, initiator of the Global Year of Return Kumasi Carnival and President of the Ghana Caribbean Chamber...

Samoa arrested blogger ‘King Faipopo’ accused of defaming prime minister · Global Voices

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Mong Palatino / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Blogger Malele Paulo also known as King Faipopo. Source: Facebook Samoan police...

Uproar in Australia as lid lifted on Cardinal Pell’s child sexual abuse convictions ·...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Kevin Rennie / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne – Wikimedia Commons: courtesy Donaldytong (CC BY-SA...

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...

UN stands ready to support relief, in aftermath of deadly India flash floods |

UN humanitarians and partners are working hard to assist the people of Bangladesh and India suffering from the impact of Cyclone Amphan, which made...