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The next generation of Koreans could take part in a national revival of South Korea and put the ghosts of the 20th century to rest.
If the U.S. and China think they can grow at each other's expense, they're snookering themselves.
The logic of military spending leads countries to effectively destroy their own property and burn down their own villages.
Last fall, IPS called the World Bank out on its failure to act on its own cleaner energy strategies. Will the institution put its money where its mouth is this time?
Donald Trump and a majority of South Koreans believe that South Korea should have a nuclear weapon. Are they right?
This massive leak of transactions involving 214,488 offshore corporations, covering 40 years of activity, will boost the global movement to recapture trillions of the hidden wealth of nations.
Nuclear power plants are already rife with operational safety issues. Now security questions render them unacceptably perilous, too.
Washington just made a $500 million down payment on climate resilience in the developing world. But the fund's choice of financial partners is raising some eyebrows.
In a world awash with weak states, powerful weapons, and crumbling institutions, conflicts can easily continue for generations — and perhaps never end.
An easy-to-understand "user's guide" to the Green Climate Fund – the first international fund under the United Nations established to support countries in the global South build clean energy, climate resilient economies.