Category Archives: India

APLE – Action Pour les Enfants – Thierry Darnaudet

This is the organisation which set me up in Cambodia. So far I have been busy building up evidence to prove how they are working and how so many innocent people (including many children) have suffered at the hands of … Continue reading

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Why Peace, Security, Good Governance and the Rule of Law Must Be Included in the New MDGs

In September 2000, world leaders unanimously adopted the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), a series of specific targets for poverty eradication, universal primary school enrollment, gender equality, reduction in child and maternal mortality, combating major disease and ensuring environmental sustainability. The … Continue reading

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Take the pledge…..

Look here…. Corruption affects us all. It weakens our democracy and trust in our leaders; it eats away at our ethics and corrodes our moral fibre; it discourages public and private investment and reduces its efficiency thus slowing growth and … Continue reading

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Fields on fire: making farming more sustainable in India – in pictures

The northern Indian state of Punjab feeds 500 million people each year with rice and wheat, but traditional farming methods that clear fields by burning plant residue release carbon dioxide and other gases. If global agriculture is to reduce its … Continue reading

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