On the day of Palestine’s accession to the UN Observer Membership Status, some considerations from Chiang Mai celebrating the Festival of Lights, Lai Kratung. May this be the first light leading to a sky as heavily lit as Chiang Mai’s these days, and may the kind and peaceful Thai people show the way to the many Israelis who now settled here!
There’s the time of the meeting and the time we remember the meeting, capture what fascinated us and what might be seeds for future conversations. Please share your notes, correct mine and add your thoughts to this thought provoking conversation. Merci, thank you, gracias, diolch, toda, gracie, danke!
Dear Friends and Colleagues, Anyone who knows me has a definite idea that I am not a peaceful lady by nature…if anything, I’m assertive and rather straightforward (peremptory would say […]
Bye bye MMXI, it was quite an incredible year and MMXII is the Year of the Dragon. Cosmo people, stay tuned, there’s a lot of projects ahead!
Por Alicia Abanto, Jefa del Programa de Pueblos Indígenas – Defensoría del Pueblo – Perú. Abogada, experta en derecho de los pueblos indígenas, consulta previa y prevención de conflictos socioambientales. La […]
un croquis vaut mieux que de longs discours, le résumé de la WIPCE
My shorthand notes on the WIPCE sessions I attended. If you were present and took notes, either on these or other sessions, do let me know and I’ll be glad to include your notes too!
I had a day off yesterday and took that opportunity to wonder around. I had so much anticipated a mountains disease that I was sure I wouldn’t be able to do anything. Considering I suffer from the Ménière syndrome, I was sure height would aggravate my already fragile balance. As […]
Yesterday was relatively quiet and that’s a good thing because the pills I’m taking against mountains sickness seem to cause me a rather sleepy state. Apart from that I’m absolutely fine…so far. The Mate de Coca might also be helping… Anyhow, yesterday morning Miryam and I had breakfast at my […]
I attended the 12th International Conference of the International Academy on Language and Law and took that opportunity to visit a bit the immense diversity of South Africa. A dream trip…