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Delivering rural justice through community-owned courts in Bihar, India

Delivering rural justice through community-owned courts in Bihar, India

In June 2017, a long-running land dispute was settled in just six days in a community-owned court in Bihar.
           
Returning to his village after many years, Ramashish had received a rude shock. His cousins had deprived him of the 5.90 acres of l…

by · Wednesday, 25 April 2018 · India, Oman
Delivering rural justice through community-owned courts in Bihar, India

Delivering rural justice through community-owned courts in Bihar, India

In June 2017, a long-running land dispute was settled in just six days in a community-owned court in Bihar.
           
Returning to his village after many years, Ramashish had received a rude shock. His cousins had deprived him of the 5.90 acres of l…

by · Wednesday, 25 April 2018 · India, Oman
Delivering rural justice through community-owned courts in Bihar, India

Delivering rural justice through community-owned courts in Bihar, India

In June 2017, a long-running land dispute was settled in just six days in a community-owned court in Bihar.
           
Returning to his village after many years, Ramashish had received a rude shock. His cousins had deprived him of the 5.90 acres of l…

by · Wednesday, 25 April 2018 · India, Oman

Tell it to SunStar: We should defend Mother Earth

Quoting a woman farmer leader from Quezon City is just and timely: “land, farmers and food systems must be liberated from the control of corporate greed, GMOs and toxic products to combat malnutrition, hunger and poverty. Farmers’ right to land, seed and practices of sustainable and ecological …

by · Friday, 20 April 2018 · Oman, Philippines
چگونه دولت افغانستان خدمات صحی با کیفیت را برای افغانها فراهم مینماید؟

چگونه دولت افغانستان خدمات صحی با کیفیت را برای افغانها فراهم مینماید؟

یک خانم پسر هشت ماهه اش را جهت واکسیناسیون به شفاخانه بیداری در شهر جلال آباد اورده است. عکس: شرکت مشورتی رومی/بانک جهانی
باوجود تداوم نا امنی ها در جریان ۱۵ سال گذشته، افغانستان در راستای تأمین خدمات صحی با کیفیت برای شهروندان این کشور به پیشرفت های …

by · Thursday, 5 April 2018 · Afghanistan, Oman

Report paints brighter picture of corruption control in Vietnam

A woman waits for customers as she sells balloons on the roadside in Hanoi on February 14, 2018. Photo by AFP/Nhac Nguyen. Poverty remains the main concern on the latest national performance index. Vietnam’s grip on the fight against corruption tightened in 2017, according to a recent report that …

by · Thursday, 5 April 2018 · Oman, Vietnam
د افغانستان دولت څنګه د افغانانو لپاره ښه روغتيايي خدمتونه برابروي؟

د افغانستان دولت څنګه د افغانانو لپاره ښه روغتيايي خدمتونه برابروي؟

یوې میرمنې په جلال آباد ښار کې خپل ماشوم د واکسین په موخه د بیداري روغتون ته راوستۍ ده. انځور: د رومي مشورتي شرکت/ نړیوال بانک
په تېرو ۱۵ کلو کې، پر روانې ناامنۍ سربېره، افغانستان د خپلو خلکو،‌ په ځانګړي ډول ښځو او کوچنيانو، د روغتيا ښه کولو په برخه ک…

by · Thursday, 5 April 2018 · Afghanistan, Oman
How has Afghanistan achieved better health for its citizens?

How has Afghanistan achieved better health for its citizens?

A local woman has brought her eight-month-old son to the Baidari Hospital in eastern Jalalabad city for vaccination. Photo Credit: Rumi Consultancy/ World Bank
Over the last 15 years—despite continuing insecurity—Afghanistan has made steady progress t…

by · Thursday, 5 April 2018 · Afghanistan, Oman
Sri Lankan women should not take a back seat to men

Sri Lankan women should not take a back seat to men

Women in Sri Lanka routinely experience sexual harassment in the workplace. Some have been denied promotions, been paid less than their male peers, and sexually harassed at work
We have a strict ‘no jerks’ policy at the company where I work. It means …

by · Monday, 19 March 2018 · Oman, Sri Lanka
Moving towards gender equality in Bhutan

Moving towards gender equality in Bhutan

Accompanying rapid economic development, Bhutan has greatly reduced gaps in gender equality.
Photo Caption: Sonam ‘Sherlock’ Phuntsho/World Bank
“…never did I imagine that I would live to see this day, when a woman would be serving at this level,” sai…

by · Thursday, 8 March 2018 · Bhutan, China, India, Oman