07th Feb 2015
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Statistics 2014

Statistics 2014 on poverty Children per family http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SP.DYN.TFRT.IN/countries/1W?display=map Religion by country http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0855613.html http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Religions_by_country http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Importance_of_religion_by_country Terrorism http://www.visionofhumanity.org/#/page/indexes/terrorism-index Education http://www.wikiwand.com/en/List_of_countries_by_literacy_rate http://thelearningcurve.pearson.com/index/index-ranking Corrupion http://www.transparency.org/cpi2014/results Human rights violations http://reliefweb.int/map/world/world-human-rights-risk-index-2014 http://www.hrw.org/world-report/2014/country-chapters Intentional homicide http://www.wikiwand.com/en/List_of_countries_by_intentional_homicide_rate http://www.businessinsider.com/1homicidal-countries-2011-11?op=1&IR=T...

11th Jan 2015
Good read: “Palestine’s accession to the ICC is a test for us all”

Good read: “Palestine’s accession to the ICC is a test for us all”

Like many, i too am curious about Palestine’s ascension to the ICC… I wonder though if the reason of not joining ICC right away in 2012 was really “giving diplomacy...

18th Nov 2014
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2014 Global Slavery Index

http://www.globalslaveryindex.org/ This is the second edition of the Global Slavery Index, the flagship report of the Walk Free Foundation. The Global Slavery Index estimates the number of people in modern...

07th May 2013
The dark online world: conspiracy, paranoia, accusations and lots of WTF’s

The dark online world: conspiracy, paranoia, accusations and lots of WTF’s

There were hundreds of thoughts pouring through my brain when starting to write this, so bare with me and humor me if you have to. I just had to write...

08th Mar 2013
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The biggest oil reserves in the world and biggest oil consumers

12 March 2013 update Here’s an article on RT.com explaining how the oil market spins, how wars started because of it and the struggle to keep the U.S. $ in...

25th Dec 2012
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Most emotional countries in the world

While looking up the latest statistics, i found a link with a colored map of the most and least emotional countries in the world. When i first saw the map...

16th Dec 2012
Most peaceful 2012

Peace and Terrorism 2012

It’s almost end of the year and everyone keeping an eye on global peace or global terrorism is wrapping up the latest findings. VisionOfHumanity.org has the latest statistics of this...

09th Dec 2012

December 9th International Anti-Corruption Day – A look at the corruption in 2012

As it so happens, today, December the 9th is the International Anti-Corruption Day and so the United Nations have started a campaign against corruption. When i looked at the section...

09th Dec 2012

Real time world stats 2012 – what’s changed

In February last year i posted an entry Real time world stats  in which you could see details about the current world population, economy, health and so on. I revisited...

08th Feb 2011
Political disasters, protests, arrests and geographically challenged tv stations

Political disasters, protests, arrests and geographically challenged tv stations

We’ve entered 2011 in full force: natural disasters, political disasters, protests in Tunisia, Egypt, “prompt” reforms in some Arabic countries, having the whole Egypt taken offline, arrests of journalists, trials/hearings...

19th Jan 2011
World Hunger Statistics in real-time

World Hunger Statistics in real-time

If you ever sit there and wonder how many obese we have in the world (though that can’t ever be classified as “hunger” ) or how many people have died...