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Netherlands feared ‘great human suffering’ after UNRWA funding pause: memo

Netherlands feared ‘great human suffering’ after UNRWA funding pause: memo

Days after the Netherlands suspended funding to the United Nations aid agency for Palestinian refugees, Dutch officials expressed fears that pausing support for too long could lead to “great human suffering” and regional destabilisation, newly released documents reveal. In a memo written after the Netherlands joined more than a dozen …

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Malaysia rejects 2026 Commonwealth Games hosting right due to uncertainty over costs and insufficient funding offered

Malaysia rejects 2026 Commonwealth Games hosting right due to uncertainty over costs and insufficient funding offered

Malaysia has rejected an offer to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games due to uncertainty over costs and insufficient funding offered, its government said on Friday. Malaysia was asked to step in after the Australian state of Victoria withdrew as host, citing ballooning costs, with the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) offering …

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Trump's Labor Secretary Once Cut Jeffrey Epstein a Sweetheart Deal Then Proposed Slashing Sex Trafficking Victim Funding By 79%

Trump Labor Secretary Alex Acosta, being questioned by Rep. Katherine Clark

In 2007, then Miami U.S. Attorney Alex Acosta, who would later be appointed by then President Donald Trump to his Cabinet as Labor Secretary, made a non-prosecution agreement with Jeffrey Epstein that barred even his victims from learning about it, a fact that was highlighted in the Epstein file dump …

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Why is There Funding for War But Never for Climate finance, Ask Feminists

Why is There Funding for War But Never for Climate finance, Ask Feminists

A feminist coalition called for feminist approaches to combating climate change. Credit: Umar Manzoor Shah/IPS by Umar Manzoor Shah (dubai) Saturday, December 02, 2023 Inter Press Service DUBAI, Dec 02 (IPS) – The Feminist Green New Deal Coalition has highlighted feminist climate solutions and shared feminist policies and frameworks that are …

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