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November 7 2014

From Global development | The Guardian Fri Nov 7 2014, 12:03:29

Reform existing system before 2016 appointment or world will not get strong general secretary it needs, organisation warned Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Fri Nov 7 2014, 11:27:49

A form of digital imperialism ignores as many as 1 billion people who are not taken into account by web statistics that focus on US-based servers

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From Global development | The Guardian Fri Nov 7 2014, 07:52:15

Army of workers toil for long hours and receive only a fraction of their salaries as they work on Qatars flagship development Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Fri Nov 7 2014, 07:43:41

Defectors claim Pyongyang regime pockets 90% or more of earnings made by migrants working on construction sites in Qatar, where preparations are under way for 2022 World Cup

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From Global development | The Guardian Fri Nov 7 2014, 05:13:55

To mark the first anniversary of typhoon Haiyan, the Catholic aid agency Cafod visited survivors in the Philippines. These images, taken by Lukasz Cholewiak, show the few precious things they were able to save

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From Global development | The Guardian Fri Nov 7 2014, 02:00:06

Many children whose parents have died of the disease must fend for themselves and cope with the grief on their own Continue reading...

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November 6 2014

From Global development | The Guardian Thu Nov 6 2014, 12:24:47

Amid the epidemic, young people are carrying on dancing at the Fatou Rose hotel, putting Red Cross health advice to one side and trusting in chlorinated water Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Thu Nov 6 2014, 09:25:47

After claims that big drinks companies are draining region dry, SABMiller calls for co-operation to improve access to water

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From Global development | The Guardian Thu Nov 6 2014, 06:14:37

Discovery of minerals, oil, coal and gas spur legal changes that communities say could bring abuses or leave them out of pocket Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Thu Nov 6 2014, 03:33:41

Car assessment body NCAP calls on Nissan to withdraw the Datsun GO, pending an urgent redesign, after it was awarded zero stars for tests of its most basic safety features

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