updated Sun. January 22, 2023
April 27, 2018
In het Midden-Amerikaanse land Nicaragua zijn 13 lichamen van studenten teruggevonden in mortuaria van twee ziekenhuizen. Dat meldt een lokale partner van de NGO Broederlijk Delen. Bij gewelddadige protesten de voorbije dagen tegen president Daniel Ortega vielen zeker 34 doden. BroederlijkÃâÃÂ ...
Q Costa Rica News
April 26, 2018
As a result of the various acts of violence in the protests in Nicaragua, the non-governmental organizations and the Nicaraguan Red Cross reported that there have been at least 28 people killed, among them two policemen, one teenager and one journalist, and 428 injured, while more than 200 protestersÃâÃÂ ...
April 25, 2018
They were joined by thousands of university students, teachers and NGO activists in black clothes “because businessmen do not represent us,” said ... former chief of the Nicaraguan Army, recommended his brother Daniel Ortega to stop the repression and allow “peaceful marches” in accordance with theÃâÃÂ ...
The News International (blog)
April 16, 2018
NEW YORK: Pakistan has regained the membership of two key UN bodies, the United Nations' Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), and executive board of UNICEF, Pakistan's permanent representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi tweeted on Tuesday. In a series of tweets,ÃâÃÂ ...
Geo News, Pakistan
April 16, 2018
NEW YORK: Pakistan on Monday was reelected as a member of the United Nations' Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, Geo News reported ... Apart from the four aforementioned nations, Brazil, Cuba, Mexico, and Nicaragua were also elected as members to represent the Latin American andÃâÃÂ ...
Daily Coffee News
April 12, 2018
“We had received some [financial] help from ADDAC, an NGO based in Matagalpa, to attend SCA. It was overwhelming. We are in a bubble here in Nicaragua. We don't have that much exposure to the greater coffee sector,” Wiston said. “I didn't have all of the contacts, so it was hard to meet people.
April 11, 2018
HAVANA TIMES – The fire in the Indio Maiz Biological Reserve that has devoured over 12,355 acres (5,116 hectares) of forestland marked seven days of destruction on Tuesday April 10. Although the blaze has attracted international media attention, Nicaraguan scientists and environmentalists feel thereÃâÃÂ ...
April 10, 2018
Mr. Tynan served as the Chairman of the BMCC Board of Trustees from 2003 to 2005 and continues to serve as a member of the Board today. He is actively involved with Bridges-to-Community, the NGO promoting development and cross-cultural learning in Nicaragua, as well as serving as a regular guestÃâÃÂ ...
April 5, 2018
The name means “Let's go eat,” and chef Dennis Ngo's menu provides lots of enticing opportunities to do just that, from the signature beef noodle soup served with a poached egg and a fried cruller to a ... From the couple behind Little Muenster comes this new Nicaraguan restaurant and bar in Bushwick.
March 25, 2018
HAVANA TIMES – The social networks in Nicaragua are the principal platforms used by youth to support social justice causes and mobilizations. ... Those most involved in the political movements are male (16.3%), while women have a greater presence in the non-governmental organizations (37.3%).
Lexington Herald Leader
March 21, 2018
IBP ships books to schools, libraries, universities, and non-governmental organizations in over 50 countries each year. Come to 1440 Delaware Avenue on Saturday and bring a book (or several) to help IBP. The official dedication begins at 11:30 a.m., with children's activities, food trucks and internationalÃâÃÂ ...
Proactive Investors UK
March 20, 2018
Royal Road Minerals Limited (CVE:RYR) is to collaborate with the Centro de Entendimiento con la Naturaleza (CEN) in Nicaragua in a bid to protect biodiversity. The CEN is one of Nicaragua's largest and most well-regarded non-governmental organizations that, throughout its 33-year history, hasÃâÃÂ ...
Right Wing Watch
March 19, 2018
... accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs). The gathering is frequently used by groups on the left to press the agenda of sexual radicals, including abortion, gay marriage, and gender identity policies. IOF is an accredited NGO, and we are one of only a small number of pro-family groups pushingÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
Murillo expressed her hope that the map would “serve to work together as a Nicaraguan family to prevent violence against women, children, and teenagers. ... According to the NGO Catholic Women for the Right to Choose, during 2018 13 women were the victims of femicides in Nicaragua. In 2017 theyÃâÃÂ ...
March 11, 2018
Non governmental organizations play a role in the Western elites' offensive against resistance to them. ... In Nicaragua's case, the usual untrustworthy NGO suspects like Amnesty International, Transparency International and Global Witness constantly publish misleading reports and statements attacking orÃâÃÂ ...
March 10, 2018
The NGO pointed out that if the rates of femicide were measured numerically, Murillo would be right in affirming that Nicaragua is the country that registers the fewest in the region. “But we shouldn't only take into consideration the number of cases but also their relation to the number of inhabitants and theÃâÃÂ ...
The City Paper Bogota
March 8, 2018
We observed a similar pattern in Nicaragua with an NGO that worked with agricultural cooperatives. Training sessions in agricultural techniques and household finance were held at times when women were expected to be home preparing dinner and caring for children; therefore, only men ended upÃâÃÂ ...
February 23, 2018
On releasing the index for this year – in its 25th anniversary – Transparency International noted the “disturbing information” that: “Countries with the lowest protection for press and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) also tend to have the worst rates of corruption.” “Despite attempts to combat corruptionÃâÃÂ ...
Q Costa Rica News
February 19, 2018
(IPS) – Nicaragua's “containment wall”, aimed at bolstering internal security, has been successful with regard to the fight against transnational crime. But its victims are migrants who are relentlessly blocked from passing through the country en route to their destination: the United States. With a NicaraguanÃâÃÂ ...
February 16, 2018
With a Nicaraguan flag in the background, passports from Nicaragua, with the silhouette of Central America on its cover, are held up. The country's southern border with Costa Rica is closed by a "containment wall" policy that keeps out migrants travelling from South America towards the United States.
Council on Foreign Relations
February 15, 2018
... returned to negotiations with government representatives in the Dominican Republic, with Bolivia, Chile, Mexico, and Nicaragua acting as guarantors. .... of an effective asylum system, and provide direct assistance to refugees and asylum seekers through and in coordination with local donors and NGOs.
Center for Research on Globalization
February 12, 2018
The history of the U.S. government intervening in Nicaragua since 1912 followed by a CIA-orchestrated covert war that began after the Nicaraguan ..... lobbied congress for more than $100 million in foreign aid for Nicaragua's private sector that included funds for Non-government organizations (NGO).
February 9, 2018
... other Canadian Members of Parliament to visit Nicaragua to witness some of the community agriculture projects supported by the Canadian government. This work is supported by non-governmental organizations, including the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, USC Canada, and the World Food Programme,ÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
After a few years of traveling to Nicaragua, the course brought students for the first time to India. There, they worked with a for-profit ... In past years, the class members worked with non-governmental organizations (NGOs), which gave the students a more open-ended mission. In those cases, the students inÃâÃÂ ...
IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters
December 31, 1999
India topped the election to the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations – a standing committee of ECOSOC. Its main tasks include consideration of applications for consultative status and requests for reclassification submitted by NGOs and consideration of quadrennial reports submitted by NGOsÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
(CNN) Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has revoked a controversial pension reform resolution after several days of violent protests across the country. ... The Nicaraguan Center for Human Rights, a Managua-based NGO, reported Sunday that at least 25 people were killed and 67 injured in protestsÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Rather than civil society as represented by the rich and NGOs paid to carry out subversive acts, the regional encounter will bring together indigenous ... The triumph of new, leftist political forces in countries like Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, and Uruguay caused a radical shift in the balance of power inÃâÃÂ ...