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Eritrea: Von der Befreiung zur Unterdruckung













Eritrea: Von der Befreiung zur Unterdrückung
Editors: Katja Buck, Mirjam van Reisen
Publisher: EMW - Evangelisches Missionswerk in Deutschland

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Decentralised Rural Energy to Meet Energy Needs of Rural Communities and Farmers: Simple, Accessible, Affordable and Sustainable
Editor: Mirjam van Reisen
Publisher: Hivos

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Women's Leadership in Peace Building
Conflict, Community and Care
Editor: Mirjam van Reisen
Publisher: Africa World Press

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The Human Trafficking Cycle: Sinai and Beyond
Authors: Mirjam van Reisen, Meron Estefanos & Conny Rijken
Publisher: Wolf legal publishers
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COP21: background

The United Nations Climate Change Conference – COP21 or CMP 11 – is taking place from 30 November to 11 December 2015 in Paris. The COP21 (conference of the parties) is the twenty-first conference to the UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change). The CMP11 (Conference of the Meeting of the Parties) is the eleventh conference to the Kyoto Protocol.

 

 

 

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Vulnerable small island nations want more from COP21

In the context of the COP21 climate change conference in Paris, Obama met with leaders of a number of coastal and small island nations at risk of flooding. The nations in question are among the countries that will experience the worst effects of climate change even though they have contributed least to it.

Read more: Vulnerable small island nations want more from COP21

The future of the European Union in the context of climate change and refugees

Presentation given by Mirjam van Reisen at the event "The Secure and The Dispossessed" in Amsterdam on 1 December 2015. Mirjam van Reisen discusses the relationship between climate change, anti-terrorism, refugees and security crises, in occasion of the launch of the book "The Secure and the Dispossessed".

 

 

Read more: The future of the European Union in the context of climate change and refugees

Baroness Kinnock: "there must be no compromise with Eritrea's tyrannical Afewerki regime"

Baroness Glenys Kinnock, a member of the UK House of Lords, gave a speech on 7 October at the EEPA-Commonwealth Telecommunications Office expert meeting. The speech was adapted into an article in the Guardian entitled “There must be no compromise with Eritrea's tyrannical Afewerki regime”, published on 28 October.

Read more: Baroness Kinnock: "there must be no compromise with Eritrea's tyrannical Afewerki regime"

The contribution of development and emergency NGOs in the Refugee Crisis

Presentation given by Mirjam van Reisen at a meeting at the Humanity House on 25 November 2015 on "The contribution of development and emergency NGOs in the Refugee Crisis".

 

 

 

Read more: The contribution of development and emergency NGOs in the Refugee Crisis