Migration, a difficult problem in Central America

Migration, a difficult problem in Central America

NDO – The number of children migrating across the border between Colombia and Panama since the beginning of 2021 has reached a record high. While Washington is trying to solve the conundrum of migration, thousands of people continue to embark on the thorny journey to reach their “American dreams”, despite the risks of illness, being kidnapped or killed.  (Oct 14, 2021 01:48:58)


Efforts made to restore world tourism industry

  Oct 03, 2021 09:41:01
NDO – “Tourist bubble”, “green corridor”, “green destination”, etc. are popular models that countries are promoting and testing in their attempts to restart the tourism industry. As an industry that brings many socio-economic benefits, the resumption of tourism is expected to act as a “fulcrum” for the recovery and sustainable and inclusive development in the world. 

Not much time left to prevent climate change’s impacts

  Oct 02, 2021 17:49:18
NDO – The international community has urged countries to be ready to carry out bolder commitments to combat climate change. 

Germany’s federal election opens up new opportunities

  Sep 29, 2021 08:48:50
NDO – Germany’s federal election for a new parliament concluded in favour of the opposition Social Democrats. After 16 consecutive years of rule by Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union (CDU/CSU), the German people have witnessed a major shift in the political elite. 

Afghanistan faces humanitarian crisis

  Sep 27, 2021 10:32:19
NDO – Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Natalia Kanem, has warned that Afghanistan is at risk of “imminent hunger” with winter approaching and services disrupted. Meanwhile, the country’s health system is in danger of collapse and international aid efforts are currently like “a drop in the ocean”. 

The spectre of inflation threatens many major economies

  Sep 26, 2021 13:02:53
NDO – The spectre of inflation has been threatening many major economies in recent months, especially European countries and the US. 

Vaccination considered “golden key” for COVID-19 control

  Sep 24, 2021 12:23:20
NDO – Vaccination has been considered a “golden key” to prevent and control the COVID-19 pandemic; however, despite the efforts made by the international community, the chances of overcoming the pandemic are very different between regions, and Africa is in danger of being "left behind". 

COVID-19 pandemic leaves economic “scars”

  Sep 23, 2021 10:06:09
NDO – International and financial institutions have downgraded their global economic growth forecasts, warning that recovery is fragile due to the impact of the pandemic. Uneven vaccine coverage and the slow pace of vaccination along with the outbreak of new variants of COVID-19 are threats to the outlook for economic recovery. 

German Chancellor race enters fierce stage

  Sep 21, 2021 08:48:07
NDO – The candidates running for the position of Chancellor of Germany have just finished their last face-to-face debate. With just one week to go before the general election, the parties are racing against time to win more support from voters in the final sprint. 

Maintaining common peace and stability is the goal for all parties

  Sep 20, 2021 12:43:55
NDO – The advent of a trilateral security partnership for the Indo-Pacific between Australia, the UK, and the US (AUKUS) reflected a particular interest in the region. However, this new alliance also highlighted that the shift in strategic priorities of the countries can lead to disagreements and cause cracks in relations with other close allies. 

Southeast Asia exerts great efforts for safe coexistence with the pandemic

  Sep 17, 2021 15:50:53
NDO – As one of the regions most severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Southeast Asia is gradually shaping a more effective anti-epidemic formula. 

Digital transformation and essential requirements to ensure cyber security

  Sep 12, 2021 12:58:40
NDO – The strong wave of digital transformation and the development trend of the digital economy and digital society mean an increasing demand for cyber security. This is a matter of “survival” in modern society.  

Two decades of ups and downs since 9/11 attacks

  Sep 11, 2021 08:00:41
NDO - Twenty years ago, on September 11, the world was shaken by a series of attacks targeting two symbols of American strength: the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Two decades have passed and the pain of loss after the incident, also called the 9/11 attacks, has been forever etched into the memory of Americans and the international community, thereby reminding humanity of the lessons that must not be forgotten. 

Air pollution - the biggest threat

  Sep 09, 2021 08:54:02
NDO – The rapid warming of the Earth is the “biggest threat” to human health and the consequences of this situation will be irreversible, if the world does not act urgently.  

APEC finds solutions for economic recovery

  Sep 07, 2021 14:09:43
NDO - Senior officials of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) have discussed measures to push bold and practical trade policies as well as to seek solutions to ensure economic recovery of member economies.