Traffic, everywhere every time in Lagos; Are there solutions?

The current state of the Lagos traffic situation is not nice. It is more of a burden to anyone except for odd reasons. Road traffic in Lagos comes for any reason and at any time on any route within its borders; this situation is biting and it is not excessively talked about for solutions. Lagos [...]

Wan Pipel (One People): by Filmmaker Pim La Parra (VIDEO)

On the Aesthetics of Sovereignty and Independence: Wan Pipel (One People): Suriname after Independence as Envisioned by Filmmaker Pim La Parra (Scorpio Movies, 1976) The premiere of the Movie Wan Pipel in Suriname, after the Independence of Suriname was a gift from its director Pim de La Parra to Suriname. A Homage to the Surinamese [...]

Leaders Meet to Put Family Planning on the Global Agenda

Thousands gathered in Senegal yesterday for the opening of the second International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP), the largest meeting of its kind, which will run until December 2, 2011. The objective of the groundbreaking meeting is to push forward an agenda for broad family planning access and support across the globe. The outcome of the [...]

Nine prisoners, among them one woman, were executed in Iran today- Three of the prisoners hanged in the public

Nine prisoners were executed in two different Iranian cities this morning Tuesday 29. November, reported the official Iranian news agencies. One woman and five men were hanged in the prison of Kermanshah: According to the staet run Fars news agency six prisoners were hanged in the prison of Kermanshah early this morning. Quoting Kermanshah’s prosecuter [...]

A Global To Region Perspective: Raising Mountain Voice At Durban!

With the representation of about 20,000 delegates from about 200 countries there are many points of view coming up in ongoing Durban Climate Change conference and each country is trying to stick to a certain position. It sounds like a lot of conversation is going on behind the scenes. In general in the Durban Climate [...]

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