HUMAN DEVELOPMENT

This group of debate covers the more traditional areas of development, education and health and child protection. We will try to bring analysis of current situations with propositions and ideas for changing and improving these key determinants of human well being.
A few words on child protection, an area of work that deserve particular attention. Within this, contributions are invited on specific issues like child labor, child abuse, adoption and alternative care. Legal perspective on issues related to children are also welcome

OECD's review of Australian aid

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CANBERRA — The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has had its say on Australia’s aid program, its first development cooperation peer review conducted under Australia’s coalition government — and the first review following the 2013 integration of AusAID into the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Autism Awareness Campaign and World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) 2018 Program Schedule

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Autism Awareness Campaign and World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) 2018 Program Schedule

Uncompromising Commonwealth commitment to sport integrity and governance 31 March 2018

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Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has said effective partnerships between sport and government will help to realise sport as a 'tool for development'.

To Special Teachers, With Love

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The teachers at the Self Help Group for Cerebral Palsy/Nepal, Dhapakhel were teaching music and helping children understand the falling rain with the lyrics Tappa Tappa Pani Jharyo on July 5 afternoon. The students were singing and watching the rain fall with the teachers. The children in the centre have cerebral palsy.

Locals stage protest against road expansion

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Tension ran high in Baneshwor today after Nepal Police fired seven rounds of tear gas and used water cannon in a ‘peaceful protest rally’ organised by locals and members of various organisations of Kathmandu and Khokana against the ongoing road expansion.

Linda Brown, girl at centre of US segregation battle, dies at 76

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The civil rights activist who as a Kansas schoolgirl was at the heart of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision outlawing racial segregation in American public schools, has died at age 76.

Center for Sport, Peace, and Society

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Over the past month, directors from the Center for Sport, Peace, and Society traveled throughout the United States celebrating the powerful impact of sport in the lives of women at several significant events, including the 2018 South by Southwest Festival, the Los Angeles Women in the World Salon, and the USA Gold Medal Women’s Hockey Tour.

JORDAN PULSE Jordanian coach instills confidence in youths with disabilities Read more .

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Inside the Palestinian Husn refugee camp, 80 kilometers (50 miles) north of Amman, Fadi al-Squor, a member of the Jordanian Kickboxing Federation, has established a rudimentary sports center to train disabled youths in martial arts and self-defense. Read more.

Value for Money: Sport for Development Intervention Shows Positive Return on Investment

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Sport for development intervention shows a positive return on investment.

EU mission urges EC to maintain transparency

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Mar 21, 2018-The European Union Election Observation Mission has said the Election Commission (EC) fails to ensure adequate transparency in its works despite performing its duty impartially and enjoying public confidence.