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Paramilitarism and the assault on democracy in Haiti
Haiti's brutal paramilitary campaigns received scant media coverage, while "political violence" was decried at length.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2012 10:20 GMT
Breakthrough leadership for the World Bank
Obama's nomination signals that it's time for a development professional to lead the organisation.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 08:38 GMT
Unexpected nomination by Obama for World Bank
Obama's World Bank nomination of a relatively unknown but highly regarded health specialist has surprised experts.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2012 14:25 GMT
Cholera spreads to Haitian capital
More than 100 cases registered as thousands of people in Port-au-Prince's camps face growing risk of catching disease.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2010 17:32 GMT
Child deaths under the spotlight
Unicef shifts its resources and strategy after falling short of its goals to reach the world's poorest children.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2010 11:20 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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Russia's Arctic opportunity
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