Nov 132010
 

Source: Amnesty International, Reel Awareness Film Festival 2010 Trailer for the documentary The Devil Operation Runtime: 69 min Director: Stephanie Boyd Father Marco, a humble priest from the mountains of Peru, is being followed. A private security firm is filming and photographing the priest’s every move; their meticulous reports are code-named “The Devil Operation.” Marco’s […]

Nov 132010
 

Source: Amnesty International, Reel Awareness Film Festival 2010 Trailer for the documentary Climate Refugees Runtime: 95 min Director: Michael P. Nash There is a new phenomenon in the global arena called “Climate Refugees.” A climate refugee is a person displaced by climatically induced environmental disasters. Such disasters result from incremental and rapid ecological change, resulting […]

Nov 132010
 

Excerpt from the Executive Summary Download the full report from here. Written by Anja K. Franck & Andrea Spehar Published by Women in Development Europe (WIDE) Migration is an integral part of today’s process of global economic, social and political integration. Nowadays, no country in the world is unaffected by migration. While migration to OECD […]

Nov 092010
 

Photo Essay by MIMUNDO.ORG   On a historic day, residents from the municipality of Santa Cruz del Quiché – one of Guatemala’s most important hubs and the birthplace of the Maya K’iche’ people – unanimously rejected the exploitation of natural goods and resources, in particular through mining and hydroelectric activities. “Due to the lack of […]

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