Four countries sign Peace Education Agreement

Supplied Content Incheon, South Korea, October 13, 2018 Four countries have pledged to introduce ‘Peace Education’ in their countries. Guatemala, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, and Iraq signed an Agreement with Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL), an international Non-Governmental Organisation that has been striving for world peace and harmony for many years. Officials of the four countries signing the…

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Fiji elected to UN Human Rights Council in New York

Supplied Content New York, October 13, 2018 Fiji’s leadership in advancing and protecting human rights received a major international recognition yesterday (October 12, 2018) at the UN Headquarters in New York, where Fiji won its bid for a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). Fiji is the first Pacific Island Nation to be elected to the UNHRC,…

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President Tsai advocates closer Indo-Pacific dialogue

Prashanth Parameswaran Washington DC (USA), October 13, 2018 Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (Photo Supplied) For those who witnessed Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s National Day address on October 10, 2018, one interesting, though not entirely unsurprising aspect was the very early mention of the Indo-Pacific concept in her remarks as a frame for the international landscape Taiwan faces. The remarks, which…

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Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy enhances regional cooperation

Supplied Content Taipei, Taiwan, October 13, 2018 Taiwan is committed to promoting sustainable regional prosperity by fostering collaboration under the New Southbound Policy (NSP), President Tsai Ing-wen has said. “Asia has emerged as the world’s economic growth engine, but stands at a historic juncture amid rising tensions between global powers and increasing demands for inclusive development,” she said, speaking at…

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