After becoming a member of the UN in 1955, Nepal participated in the 1958 peacekeeping mission in Lebanon, UNOGIL. Nepal has since contributed to UN missions in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and the Caribbean. The first Nepalese battalion-sized contingent, the Purano Gorakh Battalion, was deployed in Egypt with UNEF II in 1974. Throughout the whole Panchayat period, the NA participated in six different peacekeeping missions. [] Nepalese peacekeepers have since made major...
Nowadays the movement of people is a matter that affects most of the countries all over the world, regardless if the country faces immigration or emigration of its population. Many countries and regions have over passed migrations cycles, from been nations of strong emigration they have become immigrants receivers; other countries like Argentina have been immigrants receivers for a long time, first with citizen from European countries like Spain, England, Italy and France, and nowadays...
Ideology is the link between ideas and action in the political world (Sigurdson, 2009). Knight (2006) gives a broad definition of ideology as he describes it as a way a system, an individual or society rationalizes itself, essentially an ideology is a set of beliefs. In the post war period Mussolini's fascist ideology won Italians over through the promise of redemption of the nation through strong nationalistic policies (Ideologies...). Although once in power Mussolini's fascist ideology was...
Pakistan is a country which came into existence in 1947 and is situated in South Asia. Its population is about 175 million which is increasing at high rate. The economic condition hasn't been very well due to overall corruption and the war in the tribal areas of Pakistan. Pakistan is ranked 141 on the Human Development Index, compared to India 134. (United Nations Development Programme 2009 report) Pakistan has been declared a nuclear country, after it tested its nuclear weapons in 1998. It has...
While the Constitution provided religious freedom for citizens, there were certain instances of discrimination in practice. There was continued tension between Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and opposition group Venezuelan Episcopal Conference, as well as the Vatican. Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino, a public critic of Chavez's policies, called the Government a "Marxist-communist dictatorship." President Chavez responded to this criticism by stating that Urosa and the CEV were...
The basic object of entire ecosystem on earth is survival and reproduction whether human beings or animal species or trees. But is it all to reproduce or to give them life also. Today the situation of environment is getting worse and worse. Environmental degradation, global warming, scarcity of natural resources are evidently showing the signs concern. But who is responsible for this degradation? Whose responsibility is to improve this condition? Does it relates to individual nation states or...
The 20th century has brought many changes in the directions and character of migrations, their scales have unprecedented increased. First of all, it has been connected with the increased availability of transport and communication facilities. Also throughout all century the world was shaken by numerous wars which generated powerful waves of the forced migration: created enormous streams of refugees and displaced persons (Kavanagh, 2000, p. 34). For the first time there was a concept of illegal...
From 1865_1881 Jews started there planning to occupy on Palestine. Than Great Brittan introduce an Organization named Palestine Research Institute , fore the welfare of Palestine's .Fore the survival of Jews , Roli Sheald named Jew's family tried his best and spend a lot of money. In 1882 the Jews started migration from Russia to Palestine and create soon some little small tow. After the 1st war the Osmania Kingdom had broken in to pieces and in this war Jews helped the soldier of Great...
The study of International Relations regroups a large range of theorists who have different opinions about the way international politics are organised. Among these theorists, you can generally distinguish three main schools of thoughts, the liberals, the Marxists and the realists. They all help to seize different features of the interactions on the international level but what is noteworthy is that Realism tends to be in the dominant position in the study of international relations. Realism is...
Civil society is a concept that is as old as the society itself. But it only captured the attention of the social science researchers in the 20th century. The main reason for non recognition of this concept was that initially it was just taken for granted as it to be a part of social life and then with the emergence of Marxism and communism in the Eastern Europe and Russia, the entire control of the society was concentrated in the state. The state decided everything for its citizens. With the...