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UN: Cyprus reunification talks to resume

UN: Cyprus reunification talks to resume
Eide, a former foreign minister for Norway, said Friday's talks would involve a "general exchange of views" and address the structure of future negotiations. "I think this is a unique opportunity that will be grasped and it's truly rewarding to work …
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Testimony on Hungary Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee
Chairman Rohrabacher, Ranking Member Meeks, Members of the Subcommittee, thank you for inviting me to appear before you today to discuss Hungary. Hungary is a stalwart ally, valued partner, and close friend of the United States. The strong bonds …
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Norway: Morsi's death sentence 'unacceptable'
"Norway has made it clear that we oppose the practice of holding mass trials that fail to comply with Egypt's international obligations." "I expect all those accused to be given the opportunity of a fair appeal hearing and the question of guilt to be …
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From Concept to Impact: Beginning with the End in Mind | By: Mona Anita K
In that context, roundtable participants discussed five major issues: funding, franchising, legal concerns, opportunity recognition, and technology. Franchising remains a strategic vehicle for business development, although the … Olsen also serves as …
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US 'pre-clearance' plan for 20m more air visitors
The 10 'new' airports identified for preclearance are: Brussels, Belgium; Punta Cana, Dominican Republic; Narita, Japan; Amsterdam Schipol, Netherlands; Oslo, Norway; Madrid-Barajas, Spain; Stockholm Arlanda, Sweden; Istanbul Ataturk, Turkey; London …
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200 days before COP21 President Hollande says business vital to
While the voice of Tony de Brum, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Marshall Islands, reminded the audience there are countries whose survival depends on the global climate deal, all panellists shared their perspectives on the quickest ways to …
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The struggle for the right to education
This year is a critical one for education worldwide. Despite a commitment by the international community to guarantee universal primary schooling, some 58mn of the world's most marginalised children remain out of the classroom. And, as we seek to …
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What's next for the grand challenges?
Governments of the United States, Canada, Norway, the United Kingdom, Australia and others have all integrated the platform into their foreign aid strategies, joined by emerging countries like Brazil, India, South Africa and Peru. Israel launched its …
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Opinion: An Opportunity for Britain to Boost its Profile
It is also the only EU member-state with a reasonable economic growth rate and thus capable of ring-fencing, if not actually raising its defense and foreign aid budgets. Because of its contacts, Britain could … It could provide a synthesis of Norway …
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The town that refused to be held to ransom
The 2,000 people who live there are used to activity off shore, but many fishermen are tired of the foreign trawlers that have been fishing their waters since the civil war of the 1990s. This time, however, something …. The Alternative Livelihoods to …
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Small countries can tackle big problems
Foreign direct investments in developing countries are five times greater than aid. Donors can use aid to mobilize much more private … My nation Norway joined with Brazil, Indonesia and other rain forest nations to inspire the United Nations-REDD …
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