The Photography Ethics Centre was founded less than one year ago with the intention of raising awareness about ethics across the photography industry and around the world.
Before the Photography Ethics Centre was founded, when it was just an idea, we knew that we were biting off more than we could chew. How could a small organisation possibly tackle such an enormous task? We knew that we would never be able to cover enough ground to make a dent in this global problem.
The solution, we decided, is online training.
We are now thrilled to unveil our first online training programme: …Continue
Faculty of Forestry
Gadjah Mada University
TOPIC: Is it important to live in democracy?
Have you ever thought about life without freedom?
Sometimes, freedom makes our life aimless. Some people, possibly, have ever thought that freedom will make their goal seems unclear. We also, probably, have ever thought that living in all-have-been-determined-world is much better because we already have a clear goals and predictable outcome. However, living in such forced, inflexible, and frustrating life is not a choice for talkative creature like human. We could say that it is an outdated lifestyle which leads us to seek for another lifestyle, democracy.
We have been knowing about democracy regime for decades. Democracy provides freedom of participation in governmental affairs for each layer of society. All citizens are given the access to participate in governmental affairs and they can even…Continue
Peter, Jeremiah Osigbemhe
Final year undergraduate student
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Federal University of Technology, Owerri - Nigeria
Member, Network of Effective African Leaders (NEAL), CSAAEINC.
Democracy – the Bank of Social Demons
There is no doubt that ideas of democracy are among the most celebrated and practiced in the 21st century; be it in the family unit, group of people or an entire nation. The hidden truth is that democracy is like a poison with sugar coating. Before putting clarity to the context in which the words of the above title were used, I must categorically state my position on the subject matter. For me, democracy has done and is doing more harm to our societies than the superficial serenity we feel it offers, and living in a democratic society is tantamount to building castle on a…Continue
ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has teamed up with Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs and CFA Institute to celebrate this year's Global Ethics Day (October 17, 2018).
To mark this landmark occasion, the organizations will be exploring how businesses are preparing for an ethical future in the face of threats and challenges presented by globalization, technology, and human psychology.
Beginning with a series of "follow the sun" events on Global Ethics Day itself, the three organizations are also producing a film interview series called "Ethics in business: in their own words" which will feature a number of global CEOs, including: Helen Brand OBE, chief executive of ACCA, Paul Smith, president and CEO of CFA Institute, and David MacLennan, chairman and CEO of…Continue
Human Rights Day is actually tomorrow (December 10), so perhaps I should be wishing you a happy Human Rights Eve.This evening I will be getting together with some friends to participate in Amnesty International's Write for Rights (…Continue