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Angelina Jolie: “There is a direct link between the conflicts in Syria & elsewhere & the rise in deaths at sea in the Mediterranean. We have to understand what drives people to take the fearful step of risking their children’s lives on crowded, unsafe vessels; it is the overwhelming desire to find refuge.”

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=48709#.VBdU9EiBEpw09-15-2014Jolie_Guterres

New UNESCO Creative Cities

Brazzaville, designated “City of Music”, is the first African member of the Creative Cities Network, which was launched by UNESCO in 2004 to develop international cooperation among cities that have recognized creativity as a driver for sustainable development.

MONEY BUZZ Blog Report: EUROZONE GREEK TRAGEDY NOT IN FINAL SCENE? By Ambassador Mo
Greece has now pulled off two surprises: victory over Russia into next round of Euro2012 & election results that favor pro-austerity/bailout  coalition Government in Athens. With victory of “New-Democracy Party” in Greek elections, most of EU establishment, for that matter global financial community will breathe relief, for the moment. However, … –MORE–
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MONEY BUZZ Blog Report: ANOTHER GORING FOR AUSTERITY & MERKEL IN SPANISH BANK BAILOUT? By Ambassador Mo
Does Spain’s continued fall into economic malaise reflect what US may have looked without stimulus and with more fiscal austerity? (Bill Clinton has aptly made the point). Does the way as well as fact of bailout of Spanish banks reflect a fundamental change of course for Europe away from austerity? –More–
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MONEY BUZZ Blog Report: CHINA CHECKS IN AS AUSTERITY CHECKMATES EUROPE? By Ambassador Mo
Austerity is killing European & global economic health? UN sees the Eurozone financial crisis as biggest global economic threat, & urged a change in course. In meantime, China has just stepped in to stimulate  its own & thus perhaps at the same time save world’s economy.
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