Reading Time: 6 minutes In Mexico, feminist advocates clash with representatives of the Catholic Church over the decriminalization of abortion.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A regional trade deal tightens China’s grasp on growing markets, and American trade is at stake. Biden’s response will shape global governance for years to come.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Trump-era sanctions on China have divided the globe. The Biden administration requires a more nuanced strategy to counter China’s growing influence.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Despite serious competition from rising opposition candidate, Bobi Wine, Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni wins election to a seventh term in office.
Reading Time: 8 minutes Switzerland has long worn a public mask of neutrality to conduct business in countries where civil liberties are compromised. Beneath this façade of respectability lies a slippery and ugly truth.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Donald Trump isn’t the only leader reluctant to give up power. Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has been in office for 35 years, and he’s running again.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Turkey’s Erdogan hoped for greater influence through arms aid to Azerbaijan in the Nagorno-Karabakh dispute, but Russia may emerge as the real winner.
Reading Time: 11 minutes Human trafficking engulfs an estimated 40 million victims worldwide, most of them women and children. Indonesian Hartanto Gunawan has dedicated the past 16 years to providing girls from Thailand with an alternative.
Reading Time: 14 minutes In Slavonski Brod, Croatia, healing the wounds of war has been difficult, but so too has been dealing with the shock of free market economics and living within the European Union.
Reading Time: 11 minutes As the Basel Convention receives a major update, outsiders like the US may suddenly have to face their own trash.