February 2017

International Affairs Articles, Inquiries Journal | February 26, 2017

Imagining Ethiopia: The Contrasting Views of Ethiopian Power, Progress, and Significance

By Benyam T. Alemu - The ancient civilization of Ethiopia has captivated the West and served, across centuries, as an inspiration for much of Africa. As a regional power in…

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 24, 2017

Denmark donates DKK 20 million to child victims of Boko Haram

The Danish government is donating DKK 20 million towards Unicef’s efforts to help children and former child soldiers who have fled the terrorist movement Boko Haram in Nigeria and neighbouring…

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 24, 2017

Denmark celebrates the 180 year anniversary of diplomatic relations

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International Affairs Articles, Inquiries Journal | February 23, 2017

Is Western Political Science Applicable to the Islamic World? On the Universality of Particularism in the Middle East

By Samuel W. Singler - Given pervasive representations of its geostrategic and global economic significance, the Middle East constitutes an important area of political and academic study far beyond its…

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USA Dept of Labor | February 23, 2017

Free, Official Sources to Find Unclaimed Money

There might be unclaimed funds or property waiting for you from savings or checking accounts, wages and pensions, tax refunds, insurance policies, and more.

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 17, 2017

Denmark and like-minded countries are encouraging the EU to increase support for women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights

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European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) | February 16, 2017

Discussing EU integration with Alexander Stubb

ECFR’s director Mark Leonard is meeting with Alexander Stubb, the former Prime Minister of Finland. Together they are discussing the idea of flexible European integration in a post-Brexit environment. The…

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Slovenia – Ministry of Economic Development and Technology | February 16, 2017

ESA Director General visits Slovenia

Economic Development and Technology Minister Zdravko Počivalšek today received the Director General of the European Space Agency (ESA) Johann-Dietrich Woerner. Together they visited the Slovenian GIS company Sinergise, the overall…

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 9, 2017

Denmark is co-hosting international conference

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European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) | February 8, 2017

Discussing the Counter-revolution with Michael Ignatieff

ECFR’s director Mark Leonard is meeting with Michael Ignatieff, the former leader of the Liberal Party of Canada and one of the most thoughtful historians of liberalism. Together they are…

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 8, 2017

Denmark announces its candidacy for hosting the European Medicines Agency

Today, the Danish government has announced that Denmark will work towards getting the European Medicines Agency (EMA) relocated from London to Copenhagen, when the United Kingdom leaves the EU.

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 7, 2017

Tørnæs gathers European alliance working for women’s health

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Denmark – Ministry of Foreign Affairs | February 1, 2017

EU and Denmark launch Euro 16 million EU Anti-Corruption Initiative in Ukraine

Today, the European Union’s Anti-Corruption Initiative in Ukraine will be launched in cooperation with Denmark (the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Danida), as implementing partner.

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Slovenia – Ministry of Economic Development and Technology | February 1, 2017

Another record year for Slovenian tourism

Slovenian tourism achieved record results once again last year. Tourist numbers were up by 9% on the previous year and overnight stays – which in 2015 exceeded ten million for…

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