Our Dangerous Children: The Global Risks of Neglect - ReliefWeb

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Intermittently, images spring from the news to shock us with the suffering of children brutalized by war or their families' desperate flight as refugees. Three years ago, the body of Alan Kurdi, a Syrian boy drowned on a Turkish beach...

Strong, competent institutions key to electoral stability – USIP - Blueprint

Thursday, July 5, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

Senior Fellow, United States Institute of Peace (USIP), Mr. Aly Verjee, has described the establishment of a strong, virile and competent democratic institution as key to sustaining peace and stability in the present democratic dispensation. Speaking at the formal presentation of USIP’s Electoral Violence Risk Assessment Research...

US institute wants SIECs scrapped - Daily Trust

Thursday, July 5, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) has called for constitutional amendment with a view to abolishing state independent electoral commissions and their responsibilities for all election management moved to INEC.

Pompeo faces Pyongyang test on denuclearization - Nikkei Asian Review

Thursday, July 5, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is set to make his third visit to Pyongyang, facing the tough mission of making tangible progress in the wake of the symbolic agreement signed by President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore last month.