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    16 February 2010
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    Media coverage of the Drug Law Reform Project

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    Ceasefires facilitating land grabs: Think tank

    10 June 2013
    In the media

    A briefing paper jointly published earlier this month by the Netherlands-based think tank groups has asserted that new ceasefires that have been signed since 2011 have further facilitated land grabbing in conflict-affected areas where large development projects in resource-rich ethnic regions have already taken place.

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    Good news for everyone

    Sergei Balashov
    02 October 2008
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    "Drug War" Policies Need a Stint in Rehab

    Tom Kramer, Stephen Leahy
    03 May 2010
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    Canada, April 29, 2010 (IPS) - The war on drugs is a complete failure everywhere, according a comprehensive review of 20 years of scientific literature released at the Harm Reduction 2010 conference in Liverpool, England that wraps up Thursday.

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    Biofuels targets face cross-party criticism in Brussels

    Leigh Philips
    28 May 2008
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  7. What Reforms Are Needed in Latin America's Prison Systems?

    09 October 2012
    In the media

    Are prison systems broken in Latin America? What are the economic costs of malfunctioning prison systems in the region? What kinds of reforms are needed?

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    Some Shiites criticize Iraqi government

    Hamza Hendawi
    10 April 2007
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    Karzai Will Need Harper's Support to Resist U.S. Spraying

    Jim Creskey
    26 September 2007
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    State Department Pushing Aerial Poppy Eradication in Afghanistan

    Joseph Kirschke
    29 February 2008
    In the media
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    Public Water Management Services Need "Committed Citizens"

    Julio Godoy
    19 March 2012
    In the media

    BERLIN, Mar. 14, 2012 (IPS) - The trend of privatisation and commercialisation of water services, which set in in the 1980s and continued throughout the 1990s, has come to a halt due to the process’ own failures, and has given rise to a return of those services into efficient public management, according to a new book.

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    Junta Says Election Law Is Complete in Myanmar

    11 March 2010
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    Maynmar's military junta announces to hold elections this year.

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    Condemnation of Maoist and State violence in Orissa

    Ch. Narendra
    25 February 2008
    In the media
  14. Marijuana activists push legalization of medical cannabis in Costa Rica

    Robert Isenberg
    25 February 2015
    In the media

    When you hear the phrase “cannabis advocate,” you might picture someone with wild hair and a Bob Marley T-shirt. But Gerald Murray is nothing like that. At a news conference on Tuesday morning, he was smartly groomed and wore a blazer.

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    Paper: Political guarantees needed before nationwide ceasefire

    04 December 2013
    In the media

    A briefing paper that came out late October has recommended that political guarantees are necessary "before permanent ceasefire and a nationwide peace can truly be declared."

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    United States faces challenges in the 21st century

    Andrew Rosten
    07 March 2008
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  17. Hope and fear in Kachin State as vote draws near

    04 November 2015
    In the media

    Nikkei Asian Review - Four years after being driven away by the military, Dagaw Hpung is finally letting himself dream of going home. On Nov. 8, when the country heads to the polls for a long-awaited election, he will be casting his vote for a new government -- one he hopes will help end the conflict which has raged between the military and the Kachin Independence Army since 2011.

  18. TTIP won't let state run in the public interest

    Cecilia Olivet
    31 July 2015
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    RT UK - TTIP undermines democracy and sovereignty of states, researcher Cecilia Olivet tells RT, with examples of corporates who have sued gov'ts.

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    We need a total opt-out from 'EU militarisation'

    Roger Cole
    10 April 2009
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