This week’s hot links include rethinking the Robin Hood principle, justice and governance, innovation policy and how regional bodies can help deliver Sustainable Development Goal 16.

22 Jun

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This week’s hot links include rethinking the Robin Hood principle, justice and governance, innovation policy and how regional bodies can help deliver Sustainable Development Goal 16.

This week’s hot links include humanitarian action, terrorism strategy, innovation and the war on drugs.

26 Apr

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This week’s hot links include humanitarian action, terrorism strategy, innovation and the war on drugs.

Visit to The Port Association with the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN)

4 Apr

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The Port Association, in Geneva, combines creative thinking from the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) and non-profit organisations.

Accenture ‘Changing Lives’ panel IWD 2016 – Q&A

2 Apr

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Cat was also invited to take questions as part of the Accenture ‘Changing Lives’ panel for International Women’s Day 2016.

This week’s hot links include financing water, inequality, growth and global strategy.

23 Mar

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This week marked World Water Day 2016. The theme in 2016 — water and jobs — is focusing on how enough quantity and quality of water can change workers’ lives and livelihoods – and even transform societies and economies. Kevin Rudd, president of the Asia Society Policy Institute in New York and chair of the […]

This week’s hot links include gender development, innovation, brexit and the refugee crisis.

3 Mar

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This week saw the publication of Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals: gender equality at last? Daniela Rosche, Policy Lead, Quality of Aid and Corporate Affairs at Oxfam Novib. Rosche discusses how over the last five to ten years, Oxfam has become ‘more determined and more explicit in furthering gender equality and women’s rights.’ […]

InnSaei – The Sea Within

29 Jan

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InnSaei, a new documentary film written by Hrund Gunnsteinsdóttir, who also co directed the film with Kristin Olafsdottir, explores intuition as the missing link in modern society and shows how the over- development of our analytical, logical brain has had detrimental effect on our behaviour and society, risking our ability to meet today’s global challenges. Hrund also […]

The Future of Diplomacy

1 Apr

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New Tools for a New Global Order The international environment is changing rapidly as new technologies shape and enhance the engagement of both state and non-state actors. At the same time, the relative decline of US hegemony has driven instability and conflict, from which old geopolitical agendas have re-emerged.  Diplomats and Diplomatic Services, under ever […]