UN is 70. How Relevant is UN?

The UN is 70 years old. There are many views on the way the UN functions. A significant view is   that the  United Nations is both “flawed” and “indispensable.” That is the point of view of the Obama administration. The world sees  two different  UNs. One is the global institution itself. This “UN” is composed of departments, programs and agencies that deliver many essential services like peacekeeping and humanitarian assistance. I asked the editor of Himal…

"UN is 70. How Relevant is UN?"

The Consortia Approach to Societal Engagement

 by Augustine Veliath Here is a “A powerful recipe to the possibility of everyone working  together  on gender equality. This is a collective quest where individuals and communities  address  all the gender equality issues, one by one in a strategic and concerted manner through Consortia Approach. ABCD and beyond  of Development Practical  WISDOM TO achieve gender equality  says  that unless the ABCD makes it their business, it will not happen.  Further  unless   EFGHIJ must lend their prowess and strength to…

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