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Published: 01 March 2013
Volunteers leave the rural health center of Datu Odin Sinsuat to conduct their routine follow-up on patients who failed to attend check-ups. Volunteers leave the rural health center of Datu Odin Sinsuat to conduct their routine follow-up on patients who failed to attend check-ups. More
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Published: 01 March 2013
Volunteer health workers, leaving a remote rural unit, make rounds even to the most isolated areas of Mindanao, giving continuous health care to children suffering from severe malnutrition. Volunteer health workers, leaving a remote rural unit, make rounds even to the most isolated areas More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 68–72.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Alina Polyakova After Britain voted to leave the EU, the European dream of a united continent is at risk but not dead. The Atlantic Council's Alina Polyakova argues that EU leaders must create opportunities for young people to reap the benefits of the economic bloc's accomplishments. Unless a new...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 96–100.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Fernanda Canofre When a society fails to confront the dark episodes of its history, it leaves its past vulnerable to distortion and exploitation, argues journalist Fernanda Canofre. Brazil has never properly investigated the crimes of its military dictatorship period (1964-1985), and far-right...
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 83–88.
Published: 01 September 2007
... of flats, paint peeling in the entrance, a year's dust and leaves on the staircase. Like his mentor, Yuri Andropov, the former KGB chief and later head of the Soviet Union, Arbatov has always shunned many of the perks of the apparatchiks, content with a modest flat in the city and this dacha...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 16–20.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Rhacel Salazar Parreñas In homes across Asia, the Middle East, and the United States, female migrant laborers are doing the difficult work of child and elder care. But these women often leave behind children of their own in countries such as Indonesia and the Philippines. Rhacel Salazar Parreñas...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... has left Venezuela twice before. Now she is waiting in her sister’s apartment to be summoned for her final interview at the U.S. Embassy in Caracas to receive an immigrant visa and leave her homeland a third and likely final time. “Before, I escaped,” the 62-year-old consultant says about her prior...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 95–103.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... Although the economy is growing, an accelerating number of elite Russians are leaving the country. The total number of Russian emigrants hardly compares to the hundreds of thousands who left in the aftermath of the USSR’s collapse in 1991, but the tens of thousands leaving today are entrepreneurs, writers...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 112–117.
Published: 01 June 2018
... removed. While at home in my apartment in San Pedro Sula, I get a text message early one morning: “I have to leave the country; my life is at risk here.” “When are you leaving?” I text him back. “Tomorrow,” he replies, “If God lets me live till then.” Franklin had been deported from...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 101–106.
Published: 01 June 2013
... said that we knew Omar was a soldier who was there to infiltrate the guerrillas and milicianos, and that we deliberately hadn’t alerted them. We were being labeled traitors, and in those parts, traitors get killed. … I told my parents we should leave, that otherwise we would be killed. We packed some...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 39–45.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the right infrastructure for the garment industry. it’s not only bangladesh’s responsibility, it’s a global business. everyone has the responsibility . WPJ: What role should customers in the West play in improving these conditions? Recently Walt Disney Company said it’s leaving Bangladesh...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Volunteers leave the rural health center of Datu Odin Sinsuat to conduct their routine follow-up on patients who failed to attend check-ups. Volunteers leave the rural health center of Datu Odin Sinsuat to conduct their routine follow-up on patients who failed to attend check-ups. ...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 88–97.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Association and Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association, address the high rate of worker turnover. This ranges from a low of 10 percent in an average month to more than 50 percent during the two month-long religious festivals. The high probability of workers leaving is a key driver of low efficiency...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 103–112.
Published: 01 September 2005
... authorities hastily re­ began burning down patches of forest to ported that they had achieved their goal of plant coca and sell the leaves at open mar­ “zero coca,” and Washington tallied Bolivia kets in the region’s main towns. Peasants as a clear victory in a record that was other­ would then turn...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Helen Gao Helen Gao is a writer based in Beijing. © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Padmanaba Guang’an, China—Jiang Xin leaves school at 2:30 p.m. everyday. On his way home, the 8-year-old usually lingers by the rice fields with his friends...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
... should not leave. Yay, Wits’ Vice Chancellor Adam Habib should call the remaining members and instruct them to come down. (The council’s stragglers—who’d been fearful of participating due to media reports that students had taken Habib hostage, a claim Habib himself refuted—did eventually join.) Nay, we...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the failure of the Germany-supported coalition government to create even pockets of safety. Germany’s home secretary, Thomas de Maizière of the ruling Christian Democratic Union, has led the push to repatriate Afghan refugees and prevent would-be Afghan emigrants from leaving in the first place...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 56–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
... women. Your vision grew considerably darker. What happened? Panahi: Your vision naturally grows darker when you leave the innocent world of children and enter the world of adults. The presence of children tends to soften everything, even bitter realities. But if you are a socially committed...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 37–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
... crow account into which British workers’ making the changes needed for people to salaries had been deposited.3 stay home—and, indeed, reward them for Remittances, which are now less often encouraging people to leave. In other words, sent by such informal systems, have become remittances feed...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 108–119.
Published: 01 December 2014
... are in the slaughterhouse, others at packing or distribution units. With the growing demand for Brazilian meat in Africa and Islamic countries, the demand for Muslim workers to perform so-called Islamic slaughter has increased. Companies have had to create hundreds of new jobs. But that is not all. After leaving...
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