Austerity, the “New Normal”

Isabel Ortiz is Director of the Global Social Justice Program at Joseph Stiglitz’s Initiative for Policy Dialogue at Columbia University, former Director at the International Labour Organization... More >>

Obama’s Portraitist Challenges Napoleon’s Painter

Artist Kehinde Wiley discusses his work. Credit: A.... More >>

Justin Trudeau´s Blackface

By Jan Lundius
STOCKHOLM / ROME, Oct 11 2019 - Politics is a dodgy game, maybe even more so if you represent political views based on a moral approach. When the charismatic Justin Trudeau, son of a cosmopolitan liberal who served as Canada´s Prime Minister for... More >>

For Some in Kashmir Marriage Equates to Sexual Slavery

In Kashmir there are thousands of young... More >>

Statement by NRC Secretary General Jan Egeland following the announcement of the Nobel Peace Prize winner for 2019:

Dr. Abiy Ahmed must now work tirelessly for peace

OSLO, Oct 11 2019 (IPS-Partners)

“We congratulate Dr. Abiy Ahmed on the Nobel Peace... More >>

Aid Groups Warn of Humanitarian Crisis from Turkey’s Assault on Syria

This week UN Security Council considered the situation in... More >>