This is such a serious situation that I have just taken the unprecedented action to mail this press release out to everyone on my mailing list whether or not they have declared a specific interest in how children can excel in school. 1,665 more words
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Corruption and human rights are closely related. Vulnerable groups–including the poor, minorities, women, children, and people with disabilities–are most likely to suffer the effects of corruption, which can compromise their access to basic services, health, and education. 552 more words
What’s the future of VAT in a digital global economy? How are corporate, individual income taxes and VAT connected in a global digital economy?
Distinguished academics, policy makers from bodies such as the OECD, IMF and the EU Commission as well as practitioners and government representatives from all over the world will elaborate on the hottest topics regarding VAT related to the digitalisation of the global economy. 102 more words
It’s World Science Week. So, where are we in the science world? One measure showing our commitment to science is our expenditure on R&D. If we compare ourselves to the other OECD countries, we see that we are right at the bottom of the pile at 1.27% of GDP and have recently been overtaken by Hungary. 170 more words