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The Post-2015 Development Agenda

The Post-2015 Development Agenda was announced last night (Friday 31 May). A 27-member panel – co-chaired by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia, and Prime Minister David Cameron of the United Kingdom – has developed the next phase of UN development. But is all the hype and anticipation surrounding …

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Should Libya be admissible to the ICC?

The International Criminal Court was established in 2002 with the underlying function of punishing the perpetrators of the most serious crimes of concern to the international community. The ICC is designed to end impunity for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide. The ICC is investigating situations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, …


The US Presidential Race or a bloody cagematch to the death?

Friday’s headlines claimed Florida from Obama – a significant blow in the election. And while there remain other swing states still very much in the running – arguably all of them – things have soured all month for the President. His is a campaign that is now firmly of the “challenged” variety. Mitt Romney actually …