Monthly Archives: September 2017

Presidential Memorandum for the Secretary of State

MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATESUBJECT: Presidential Determination on Refugee Admissions for Fiscal Year 2018By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States,

CGAP Launches Guide for Financial Service Providers to Better Meet the Needs of Low-Income Customers

Washington, D.C., Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CGAP today launched the Customer-Centric Guide, a web-based collection of toolkits and experiments to help financial service providers deliver products and services that better meet the needs of low-income customers. The number of

News in Brief 29 September 2017 (PM)

Flash appeal to help hurricane-affected DominicaHumanitarians are appealing for US$31 million to support the Caribbean island of Dominica, hit hard by Hurricane Maria, the United Nations has announced.The category five storm caused catastrophic damage,...

WCA Executive Summit And Family Office Forum 2017

MARRAKECH, Morocco, Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On October 1, 2017, all roads lead to Marrakech in the Kingdom of Morocco, for the 4th Annual WCA Executive Summit being held at the Four Seasons from October 1 to October 3, 2017

Unfair cop – why African police forces make violent extremism worse

Undermanned, underfunded, underwhelming: African police forces struggle to contain regular crime, and they are even further out of their depth when it comes to tackling violent extremism.

The best way to identify threats to public safety is a policing model that

EU PLANS TO TAKE 50,000 REFUGEES FROM AFRICA, MIDEAST

The EU unveiled plans Wednesday to take at least 50,000 refugees directly from Africa, the Middle East and Turkey to discourage migrant boats from making the risky Mediterranean crossing. The proposal involves admitting refugees to European Union count...