Published in UPI ASIA New Blog.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. UN Photo/Mark Garten (file)
Published in Newsblaze.com, Opednews.com
A good economic system features selfish incentives for creative and hardworking people. It is a system where selfishness benefits both the producer and the consumer, since the latter is the final arbiter of what is sold, as "the consumer is king." Since a bad economic/political's economy will lack adequate incentives, its workers will not produce well.
Addressing pneumonia: The deadly childhood illness
Shobha Shukla, CNS (Citizen News Service)
Photograph is available online at: http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-sCvIKxr0U08/VlE-xC6_mVI/AAAAAAAAPpQ/oU8VeZ2EEu...
Video recording of the interview is online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygwxg1bxN4E
UN urges 'zero tolerance at the highest levels of leadership' to end violence against women and girls
25 November 2015 – Ending gender-based violence is a top priority for achieving the United Nations founding mission of peace, development and human rights, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, noting his specific concerns about rising violent extremism and its impact on women and girls, and calling for global collective action to end the scourge.
‘Orange the World’ campaign kicks off efforts to end violence against women and girls – UN
24 November 2015 – From parades to soccer matches, school debates, and the lighting up of hundreds of iconic monuments, starting tomorrow a United Nations call to “Orange the World” will galvanize global action calling for an end to violence against women and girls, which according to the UN’s agency for gender equality (UN Women) affects one in three worldwide.