Mexico: UNESCO Conference Calls for Rethinking Development

1 Mexico City, Aug 16 .- Starting Tuesday, the UN Education, Science and Culture Organization (UNESCO) is hosting the conference Rethinking Development: Ethics and Social Inclusion. The event, in collaboration with the secretariats of Public Education and Foreign Affairs, will examine urgent global challenges for sustainability and equality. Participants will also discuss how ethics can influence discussions on development, among

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Dissatisfaction with Cancun Summit Agreements

0 Mexico City, Dec 13. -Mexico City Mayor Marcelo Ebrard said the agreements reached at the Cancun Climate Summit are a repeat of Copenhagen, which was rated as a complete failure. Bolivia to Appeal Cancun Agreements in Int''l Court Some progress was reached in Cancun, but in general, it failed to achieve its goal, Ebrard said during a lecture in

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Reflections by Comrade Fidel: The Giant with Seven-league Boots (I)

7 I learned it from Aristotle, the most famous philosopher in the history of mankind. Human beings are capable of working either the most wonderful deeds or the worst inequities. Their amazing intelligence enables them to use the inalterable laws of nature to do right or wrong. Back in the days when our armed struggle was developing in the mountains

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Reflections by Comrade Fidel: The Giant with Seven-league Boots (II)

6 On March 12, 2004 we learned through INTERPOL that a citizen of Argentinean origin and naturalized in Mexico was being claimed in a case of operations of an illegal nature. (Part I) Relevant investigations corroborated that he had entered the country on February 27 that same year onboard a private plane, along another person, and that he was accommodated

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