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Tuesday, August 5, 2014

[RED DEMOCRATICA] UNEP: Complex link between conflict and climate change

 

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August 5, 2014
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UNEP: Complex link between conflict and climate change
Research into the effect of climate change on conflict is relatively new, but it already shows the subject is complex. "While the debate on this topic started in 2006-2007, there remains a large gulf between what is discussed at the global level and in the Security Council, and what is actually happening at the field level," says David Jensen, who leads the Environmental Cooperation for Peacebuilding program for the United Nations Environment Programme. Inter Press Service (8/4)
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"Episode 28: Nancy Birdsall" UN Dispatch (8/4)
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UNRWA "adamant" about Gaza neutrality
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency is "adamant about maintaining our neutrality" in Gaza, says Chris Gunness, a UNRWA spokesman. "Most humanitarian organizations would have withdrawn long ago, but given the overwhelming humanitarian imperative, we will stay and fulfill our mandated work," he added. Separately, the General Assembly will hear from UN officials on the conflict. The Guardian (London) (8/4), The Associated Press (8/4)
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Africa must focus on innovation
Innovation and ideas are the keys to moving Africa toward success, writes Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, deputy governor of Nigeria's central bank. "African countries need to make technology and innovation a strategic priority from the standpoint of a world-view that Africa can invent and innovate, and must do so in order to liberate itself from the oppressive dominance of globalisation," he writes. The Guardian (London) (8/4), Reuters (8/5)
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Cash transfers are reshaping aid delivery
Cash-transfer mechanisms, whether vouchers, mobile cash or plastic cards, are changing how aid is delivered, Elizabeth Blunt writes. IRINNews.org (7/31)
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Telemedicine device brings diagnostics to the patient
The Swasthya Slate is a telemedicine device developed by biomedical engineer Kanav Kahol that can perform 33 diagnostic tests inexpensively. "The idea was to democratize diagnostics so that everyone has access to good health care," Kahol says. Quartz (8/5)
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Peacekeeping and Security
Truce begins in Gaza
A 72-hour truce between Israel and Palestinian groups went into effect this morning. Voice of America (8/5)
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