Sadeen Qardan

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.” My name is Sadeen Qardan. I am from the capital city in Jordan; Amman. I am a second year student in Global Governance hoping to pursue a career in either social justice or humanitarian aid. I am strongly driven by my passion to do things the ethical way, to be true to my goals, and to implement change where change is needed.

Human Rights and the Overcoming of Harmful Traditions

Morality: what separates human from animal. Our ability to distinguish the difference between right and wrong is what we, as one entity, pride ourselves in. Different cultures have different ideas of right and wrong. Different religions prohibit different things. An example is the consumption of pork, which is prohibited in… Read More »Human Rights and the Overcoming of Harmful Traditions

Shift of Responsibility: The Climate Change Issue

A new report from the International Panel on Climate Change called individuals, governments and corporations to take major action in the attempt to combat climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The reports call for “drastic action on the policy scale, the business and industry scale, but also on part… Read More »Shift of Responsibility: The Climate Change Issue

Circassian Culture and History; Through the Looking Glass

Circassians are an ethnic group of people belonging to the Northwest Caucasus region. They subdivide into 12 tribes, each represented by a star on the Circassian flag. Nowadays, due to a genocide in the late 17th century , there are approximately only 8 million Circassians worldwide, most of whom reside… Read More »Circassian Culture and History; Through the Looking Glass

Modern Human Rights and The Repeal of Net Neutrality

With the latest advancements in technology, and our increased ability to connect with one another on a global scale and access information online, our rights as humans are evolving as well; an example is online privacy, where the debates about implementing it have skyrocketed. The right to access information online… Read More »Modern Human Rights and The Repeal of Net Neutrality