In Nepal, finally, a senior medical doctor, named Dr. Govinda KC, was arrested by the police when he was in unto death hunger strike. Since a long, he has been fighting against corruption and unaccountable governance in medical sector especially the licensing practice of medical colleges where the basic conditions of licensing are unchecked. The main... Continue Reading →
In the liberal society, people's participation in development through the political process is an important approach. Elections, company’s shares, non-governmental entities, developing and sharing opinion are the best ways of participation. In a public lecture program, ‘Democracy and Social Decisions’ organized by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), Nobel laureate and Lamont Professor Amartya Sen... Continue Reading →
A report on the causes of BREXIT has been published. According to this report, Brexit was the reason of ‘Poverty, Low Skills and Lack of Opportunities’. The research was accomplished by Goodwin, M, and Heath, O (2016) for the JRF Organisation. ‘This report provides unprecedented insight into the dynamics of the 2016 vote to leave... Continue Reading →
Some claim the world has achieved tremendous progress and prosperity, however, many believe that more than half of the world’s population are still struggling to have fulfilled their basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter. Few are enjoying the wealth while many are suffering from extreme poverty. The patterns of resources distribution are extremely... Continue Reading →
Rivers not only facilitate agriculture but also support economy and income. However, rivers have been marginalized and ignored since the industrial revolution, alike indigenous people in the modern society. Considering this fact, human beings must learn that rivers have a life of their own, have the right to be safe and flow freely. If so, what effects would... Continue Reading →
Disseminated data on food waste, history of famines and current inflamed obesity in affluent society have proved that hunger is a careless problem by design ! #ZeroHunger Women produced 80% food in developing countries but they face 70% poverty. Similarly more than 80% food is produced in developing countries but they are suffering from vicious... Continue Reading →
In the four decades I have closely followed global affairs, I have never seen the world in such a state of pronounced . Even the end of the Cold War seems tame compared to the changes now at hand. In 2015, I have observed the intersection and collision of multiple global mega-trends, each of which... Continue Reading →
Welcoming the 163 refugees, new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said his country was "showing the world how to open our hearts". The newly elected Liberal government has pledged to take in 25,000 refugees by the end of February. Canada's stance on the issue differs sharply to that of the US, which has been reluctant to take in migrants ...
Because of the unfair distribution of resources and unhuman work by the state and corporate society inequality has been increased intolerably. ‘Divine and Right’ has been basic principle to grab limited resources for the best use of plutocrats, oligarch and crony capitalism. This is a reason for violence.
The representative of state- Supreme Court, government, political parties, and international agencies did finally nothing as they had enough time of 11 month to save his life. Peace icon Adhikari was died but left a big question and stain for all.
One evening I was watching a video called ‘‘Conversation with Malala’’ organised by the World Bank. While watching the video Malala mentioned the book ‘‘Alchemist’’ written by Paulo Coelho for her best book and author. I was impressed because in those days Alchemist was in my hand. I was well into the book and was... Continue Reading →