Economic growth through the democratic process
A close study of the declared broad and basic
objectives of most governments would show that in the economic field
the objective is an adequate increase in the national product with
full employment, so as to secure a definite and marked improvement
in the living standards, particularly of the low income groups.
Making poverty history: ICT4D's enormous potential unfulfilled?
The Australia-based Foundation for Development
Co-operation's Executive Director, Beris Gwynne said that the
existence of poverty on such a scale that is evident today is an
affront to human civilisation.
Point of view: The war is not the solution...
The Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission, issuing a
statement to the local and International media on the aftermath of
the suicide attempt on the life of the Army Commander expressed
concern about the future of the 'Peace Process'.