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Grotius. fr, géopolitiques de l'humanitaire

Grotius. fr, géopolitiques de l'humanitaire

We Speak For Earth The City of Dallas gave $1.1 million to Ronald Jones on Wednesday for his claims that he was beaten and falsely arrested by Dallas police — and then spent 15 months in jail as a result.On December 18, 2009, Dallas police got a call of two white men fighting in downtown Dallas.But then Dallas police Officer Matthew Antkowiak saw Jones — who is African-American — crossing Reunion Boulevard."Mr. Jones is walking down the street. Doesn’t fit the description at all," said his attorney, Don Tittle.The officer claimed Jones was throwing beer cans, so he pulled him over to arrest him."From there, he pulls one of Mr. Jones’ arms up very aggressively and Mr. Police brutality, institutionalized racism, falsified reports, trumped up charges, man spends over a year in the system, officers “cleared” of wrong-doing, and taxpayers on the hook for the settlement.

L’humanitaire dans tous ses Etats - Blog LeMonde.fr Le média de toutes les solidarités IRIN • nouvelles et analyses humanitaires Afrique, Asie, Moyen Orient | Service Français lapse: Landsat Satellite Images of Climate Change, via Google Earth Engine TIME and Space | By Jeffrey Kluger Editors note:On Nov. 29, 2016, Google released a major update expanding the data from 2012 to 2016. Read about the update here. Spacecraft and telescopes are not built by people interested in what’s going on at home. That changed when NASA created the Landsat program, a series of satellites that would perpetually orbit our planet, looking not out but down. Over here is Dubai, growing from sparse desert metropolis to modern, sprawling megalopolis. It took the folks at Google to upgrade these choppy visual sequences from crude flip-book quality to true video footage. These Timelapse pictures tell the pretty and not-so-pretty story of a finite planet and how its residents are treating it — razing even as we build, destroying even as we preserve. Chapter 1: Satellite Story | By Jeffrey Kluger It’s a safe bet that few people who have grown up in the Google era have ever heard of Stewart Udall. But in 1966, Udall and his staff had an idea. 1 of 20 1 of 14

Activist Media One of the difficulties faced by social movements is getting their message reported clearly, accurately and effectively through the lens of mainstream media. A key factor in this work has been the creation of alternative media that both offer a direct channel to fairer representation and can keep the mainstream media honest by critiquing their coverage. In the contemporary, media-saturated world new problems emerge in the form of "protest fatigue" -- mainstream failure to cover demonstrations often dismissed as "sixties style protests," as if protest can be confined to one decade or is a stylistic choice -- and the silo effect in which people only get the news that reinforces their ideology. The sites and resources below are working to address these issues with courage and imagination. Featured Site Independent Media Center. Key Sites AdBusters.

humanitarian.info La Semaine de la solidarité internationale CRASH - Fondation Médecins Sans Frontières Équilibre vie pro / vie perso : les 10 meilleures villes du monde Quand on décide de s’expatrier beaucoup de paramètres entrent en ligne de compte : coût de la vie, opportunités professionnelles, qualité de vie, loisirs, sécurité… Partir travailler à l’étranger n’entre pas uniquement dans un plan de carrière, c’est un projet de vie parfois partagé en famille. L’équilibre entre la sphère personnelle et professionnelle est donc très important. 64 villes passées au crible On connaît déjà les destinations préférées des expatriés, une nouvelle étude apporte un regard intéressant sur les villes où il fait bon vivre et travailler. Cette enquête internationale a été réalisée conjointement par des chercheurs de la National University de Singapour et leurs collègues de l’Université de Californie et de la Curtin Université de Bentley en Australie. Le top 10 des villes les plus vivables Voici donc le top 10 des villes les plus agréables pour y vivre et travailler. 1.

The New Significance Stuff Expat Aid Workers Like Vis ma vie d'humanitaire Quand concours de titrage… Ça faisait longtemps mais vous vous souvenez certainement du principe : Si un de ces gifs vous inspire, cliquez sur “une idée ?” en haut de la page et proposez votre titre. Je publierai les meilleurs à la rentrée ! Bonus… Un facile pour finir : A vos idées ! Exploring Social Marketing and Social Change. | SocialButterfly

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