As diplomats meet at the United Nations this week, it’s more important than ever that all people are empowered to engage the challenges of these times.
NYU’s Center for Global Affairs (CGA) co-sponsored the 11th Annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs, which took place on the 27th – 29th of August. The theme of this year was “Changing Times: New Opportunities of International Justice and Accountability.”
This country desperately needs a positive vision, some goals for where we’re going. Instead, it’s all negative all the time; a daily slashing and burning of hard-fought protections.
The Chinese maxim of “Grow first, clean up later” has underlined the price of development that the people and environment have paid in recent years.