Dr Benedetta Brevini The digital era has led to increasing challenges for western and traditional news media business models. Media outlets are facing steady declines in revenue, while the migration of advertising online has brought limited success in “monetising” digital’s audiences. To make things worse, internet...

By Lucien Georgeson, UCL It seems an anomaly that among the 15 autonomous, specialised agencies within the United Nations – such as the FAO, WMO, WHO, or UNESCO – there is no dedicated environmental organisation. This secondary status and the subsequent lack of coherence in environmental matters...

Jean-Paul Gagnon, Mark Chou and Tezcan Gumus Democracy in Zimbabwe is a troubled creature. Yet Zimbabwean women are leading the way with a democratic agenda that offers inspiration, instruction and, indeed, a critique for Australian democracy. Oxfam’s Development Talks (DETalks) presented a panel of Zimbabwean female parliamentarians...

JONATHAN BOGAIS Corruption and social injustice underlie the recent violent demonstrations in Cambodia, writes SDN associate and visiting fellow Adjunct Associate Professor Jonathan Bogais. Read the full article published in the April edition of Asian Currents.  20140430-BOGAIS-J-ASIANCURRENTS.pdf...

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