November 13, 2020
On November 10, the virtual meeting "Caribbean Is Running out of Time: 20 Years after the Seaflower Biosphere Reserve" was held. Its goal was to give a regional perspective to the environmental problems of the Southwestern Caribbean and to emphasize the need for conservation and sustainability, as well as cooperation and understanding between countries. Among... Continue Reading >
October 2, 2020
Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD) and the Dominican Political Observatory (OPD, its acronym in Spanish) of its sister institution Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (Funglode) launch today the Portal Dominican Community in the US facing Covid19 (www.dominicanscovid19.org), created and implemented by a team of researchers working in the institutions’ offices in New York,... Continue Reading >
May 18, 2020
Santo Domingo, DR - This Monday marks 60 days that the Dominican society has been living under a state of emergency. With the recent 15-day extension, the situation will continue to 74 consecutive days, culminating on the 2nd of June. The prolonged duration of these measures of social isolation for the sake of the preservation of... Continue Reading >
March 30, 2020
Santo Domingo, DR - Throughout history there have been numerous pandemics which have resulted in millions of deaths in distinct parts of the world. Among these is the Antonine Plague, the Plague of Justinian, the Great Bubonic Plague, smallpox, and the Spanish Flu. However, what has happened since the beginning of the 21st century is... Continue Reading >
March 12, 2020
InteRDom Coordinator Manuel Medrano just finished an exciting event celebrating International Education Day with CUNY Bronx Community College, by participating in an interesting event on March 3, 2020, designed to increase students’ awareness of and participation in international study, internship, work, and volunteer programs. The event boasted the participation of more than 12 CUNY departments.... Continue Reading >
March 5, 2020
GFDD, as a non-governmental organization affiliated to the Organization of American States (OAS), took active part on the dialogue with the candidates for Secretary General and Assistant Secretary General of the hemispheric institution. The event took place on March 5, 2020, at the Hall of the Americas of the OAS’ headquarters in Washington D.C. The... Continue Reading >
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