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Banda Clash

All illegal settlements on Bui Dam must be removed – traditional council

The Banda Traditional Council has called for the government to act quickly to dismantle illegal settlements built closer to the Bui Hydro Dam to...
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina meets new arrivals in Kutupalong Refugee Camp, Cox’s Bazar. Photo: Govt. of Bangladesh.

Bangladeshi PM calls for assistance for vulnerable arriving from Myanmar

Bangladesh PM Visits Overflowing Settlements in Cox’s Bazar, Calls on Government, International Community to Help Most Vulnerable New Arrivals from Myanmar Cox’s Bazar – IOM,...
sanitation

The Overwhelming Foul Smells And Stench In Ghana

After 60 years of political independence, Ghanaians still wake up to the sorry sight of waste and sewage lying indiscriminately around settlements, city centres...
Migrants are seen near the village of Tabanovce at the northern Macedonian border on March 9, 2016. (Xinhua) (zw)

Australian authorities suggest rural settlements for migrants

The Australian government is considering introducing new measures to encourage migrants to resettle in regional cities and rural towns, in an effort to ease...
A settler woman walks past an Israeli soldier standing guard in East Jerusalem. Photo: IRIN/Andreas Hackl (file photo)

Iran says Israel bill to expand settlements “obstacle” to peace

Iran's Foreign Ministry on Tuesday condemned a recent legislation of Israeli parliament to legalize expansion of settlements on Palestinian lands in the West Bank,...
SASF organized a cleanup exercise with residents of Dixcove

Okaikoi Central Residents Register Their Displeasure

Residents in Okaikoi Central, despite representation in successive governments, continue to register displeasure over unpleasant conditions in the Constituency. A stroll through vicinities within the...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses a campaign trail in the east Jerusalem Jewish settlement of Har Homa, on March 16, 2015. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told an Israeli news website Monday that if he is elected in Tuesday's national elections, "there will be no Palestinian state." (Xinhua/JINI)

Israeli PM slams Obama over UN vote on settlements

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed at the Obama administration on Saturday, after a U.S. abstention in a UN vote that passed a resolution...

Netanyahu Ignores UN Vote Calling it Shameful

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says a UN call to end illegal Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian land is “shameful”.He stressed that Israel would...

Israel rejects UN resolution on Israeli settlements

Israel said on Friday night it "rejects" a resolution by the UN Security Council that demands an end to the Jewish settlements, and will...

Britain condemns Israeli plans on expanding West Bank Settlement

"We condemn the Israeli government's decision to take over 585 acres of land in the West Bank as 'state land'. Such steps clearly damage...
United Nations

Russia list Syrian camps in need of humanitarian assistance

The Russian Reconciliation Center in Syria, Russia's truce center to reconcile the warring parties which began operations last month, prepared the list based on...

Settlements in wetlands major cause of flooding in Senegal

Since the onset of the rain seasons, several regions in Senegal, especially Dakar neighborhoods, have experienced floods caused by strong rains which have caused...

Settlements Issues: Israel likely to face EU new sanctions

The European Union (EU) is planning to impose new sanctions against Israel over its illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories a day after...

Israel plans to expand four settlements in West Bank

Israel is preparing to expand its activities in four illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank amid the international outcry against the Tel Aviv...

Israeli planned new settlements raises concern

22 March 2014 ? The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process on Saturday voiced grave concern at the Israeli Government's...

Ban renews call to rescind plans for new Israeli settlements after on-site protests

West Bank Israeli settlement of Har Gilo, located near Jerusalem. Photo: IRIN/Erica Silverman14 January 2013 ? United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon again called...

Douglas Alexander on Israel and settlements

012, UK, Refugee News Network )-Douglas Alexander MP, Labour?s Shadow Foreign Secretary, said:?If last week?s ill-judged abstention by the UK at the UN was...

Israel Authorizes Controversial New Settlements in Revenge for Palestine?s UN Bid

Following the overwhelming UN vote for implicit recognition of Palestinian statehood, Israel has authorized the construction of 3,000 more housing units in East Jerusalem and the...

AngloGold Ashanti announces MBC employee settlements at Obuasi

AngloGold Ashanti says that it had signed an agreement with Mining & Building Contractors (MBC) management, shareholders and the Ghana Mine Workers Union aimed...

AngloGold Ashanti announces MBC employee settlements at Obuasi

(Obuasi, Ghana) ? AngloGold Ashanti is pleased to announce that an agreement was signed yesterday aimed at ushering in a new era for Obuasi...

UN independent expert calls for boycott of businesses profiting from Israeli settlements

Special Rapporteur Richard Falk. UN Photo/Jess Hoffman25 October 2012 ? A United Nations independent expert today called on the world body?s General Assembly,...

Urban settlement remains critical to Ghana?s development.

Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has said that urban settlements remain critical to setting Ghana on a more inclusive,...

Planned Israeli settlements in West Bank violate international law, says UN envoy

Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Robert Serry. UN/JC McIlwaine A top United Nations envoy today reiterated that all settlement construction in...

Afghanistan: UN humanitarian chief appalled by conditions in informal settlements

Humanitarian Chief Valerie Amos addresses the press in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: UNAMAThe top United Nations humanitarian official today voiced concern over ?unacceptable? conditions...

World’s 1, 000, 000 slum dwellers legitimise settlements

The world’s illegal settlements, otherwise referred to as slums, have come to stay, and may no longer be razed down as was done frequently...

Continued Illegal Settlements As Israeli Colonization of Palestine: Israel Plots an Endgame

Israel’s colonization policies are entering an alarming new phase, comparable in historic magnitude to the original plans to colonize Gaza, the West Bank and...

Learning About Structured Settlements

If you want to know what a structured settlement is and how it works, this article might be helpful.This form of arrangement is mostly...

Structured Settlements

The acute decisions we accomplish are triumphs of judgments, while the bad decisions is an befalling to learn. Back it comes to structured settlements...

Considerations On Finding The Best Structured Settlements Company

Structured settlements are approaches utilized to resolve suits and provide the plaintiff periodic payments in exchange for the dissolution of the case. Defendants usually...

What Can You Do With A Structured Settlements

If you win the lottery, or you are awarded a settlement from a lawsuit, the entity that is supposed to pay you the money,...