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6th July 2011 Ottawa, Canada

World Oceans Day – WWF hosts Stephen Hall from the UK’s National Oceanography Centre

This year on World Oceans Day (June 8, 2011) WWF-Canada hosted a round table and reception with government, industry and academic participants, aimed at drawing attention to and increasing the dialogue on the conservation and economics of our oceans.¬† Stephen Hall from the UK’s National Oceanography Centre¬†(NOC), in was invited to present an overview of […]

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7th May 2010 Islamabad, Pakistan

by Adam Thomson

British High Commissioner to Pakistan

An historic consensus

Earlier this month, Pakistan’s National Assembly voted 292 to 0 to amend the country’s Constitution, passing more power from the President to the Prime Minister and from the centre to the provincial governments. The Senate followed suit and the amendment has been signed into law. The change restores the Constitution to something closer to the […]

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