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JANUARY THEME 2015 EDITORIAL: Millennium Development Goals 2015: Past and Future

By Joanne AMLAG Goals are important. New Year’s Day is a particularly special time in which people all around the world make promises to themselves to fulfill specific goals. For example, I’m sure many of my classmates have made numerous personal goals in the past few days. Goals that probably involve the likes of studying more regularly, working out more

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LENS: Millenium Development Goals and Beyond

By Kanya BENJAMANEPAIROJ MDGs is considered one of the most successful plan that governments, national and international orgnisations, civil society groups around the world have committed to help achieve by 2015. Here are the summery of the MDGs plan by United Nation.[1]     From this moment, we have approximately 500 days to continue and accelerate action on issues such

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Français Horizon: L’immigration clandestine pour raisons médicales et autres défis de santé publique à Mayotte

By Malorie PARENT Pour ce 3° article d’Horizon, l’équipe de la rédaction a interviewé le Dr Samuel Vernaz, pédiatre français, qui a une expérience à la fois dans des services de pointe comme la réanimation pédiatrique de l’hôpital de la Timone à Marseille, que des expériences à l’Outre-Mer ou encore d’humanitaire en Afrique. Récemment rentré d’un an d’exercice dans la

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OP-ED: TORTURE and MDGs

By Sophie BOURQUIN Torture is a serious violation of human rights as it strikes at the very heart of civil and political freedoms. There are extensive direct linkages and complementarities between human rights provisions and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Indeed common objectives are to preserve and protect human dignity and for each Goal there are often corresponding human rights

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