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Video of a committee meeting – Monday, 22 January 2018 – 15:06 – Committee on Budgetary Control

Disclaimer: The interpretation does not constitute an authentic record of proceedings.

The simultaneous interpretation of debates provided by the European Parliament serves only to facilitate communication amongst the participants in the meeting. It does not

IBFD Centre for Studies in African Taxation Awards First Scholarship

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Jan. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — IBFD is pleased to announce that Mr Birhanu Tadesse Daba is the first-ever recipient of the foundation’s Centre for Studies in African Taxation (CSAT) scholarship.

Bread protests, coconut coding, and a volcanic tsunami: The Cheat Sheet

Every week, IRIN’s team of specialist editors scans the humanitarian horizon to curate a reading list on important and unfolding trends and events around the globe:

Sudan’s widening bread price protests

Despite a government crackdown, …

More than 32,000 Yemenis displaced in two months: UN

NNA – Intensified hostilities in Yemen have forced more than 32,000 people to flee their homes in the past two months, the United Nations refugee agency has said.

They join some two million Yemenis already …

Tillerson hopes to visit controversial new U.S. London embassy next week

NNA – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he hopes to visit the controversial new U.S. embassy during a trip to London next week, but the State Department said it had not been decided whether …