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Security & Human Rights: Complementary or Mutually Re-inforcing?

I. Introduction: In 2016, Switzerland was stuck between a rock and a hard place. It had to choose between complying with a binding UN Security Council Resolution which was a security measure against terrorism orContinue reading

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Sustained (Infrastructure) Development Goals

Where does the Aarey deforestation stand in the larger scheme of things? Chain of Events On October 4, the High Court of the Indian state of Maharashtra dismissed a petition filed by non-governmental organisations andContinue reading

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Undocumented Immigrant Children: A Cry for Help (Part 2)

Earlier this week, I talked about how almost 1500 undocumented children had been lost by the US Federal Agency while they were separated from their parents at the borders. This week, the numbers are higher.Continue reading