Tag: New York

Algeria Should Acknowledge Responsibility Regarding Rights Respect in Tindouf Camps (HRW)

October 20, 2014

Algeria which is hosting on its territory thousands of Sahrawi refugees in the Tindouf camps should acknowledge its responsibility regarding the respect for human rights ... Read More

Morocco’s unique approach to defusing extremism highlighted at UN

October 2, 2014

Morocco's unique approach to defusing terrorism and countering incitement to terrorist acts within the context of Islam was highlighted this week at the United Nations ... Read More

Palestine: More than 100,000 homeless

September 5, 2014

Thousands of people in the Gaza Strip are still homeless after a ceasefire ended the hostilities between Hamas and Israel less than two weeks ago.  ... Read More

“Train My Generation” Fund Set up to Address Youth Unemployment in Africa

June 17, 2013

A fund destined to promote the training of African youth, "Train My Generation," has been set up on the sidelines of the New York Africa ... Read More

Arab Spring and Burma Transitions: Different Societies but Same Hopes and Aspirations

January 11, 2013

The transitions away from authoritarian rule in North Africa and Burma (also known as Myanmar) have often been compared to one another, highlighting major challenges ... Read More

A whole town’s stock trading blocked by a hurricane

October 30, 2012

For the first time in 27 years, the New York stock exchange market closed due to extreme weather conditions.  During these last few days the ... Read More

JetBlue Teams Up with Royal Air Maroc to Bring Africa & U.S. Closer

October 8, 2012

New York's Hometown Airline, JetBlue Airways, has teamed up Morocco's flag carrier Royal Air Maroc to boost tourism and flight connections between Africa and the ... Read More