Tag Archives: Compact

Great Lakes Compact – Friend or Foe

In April 2018, Wisconsin granted permission to the City of Racine to divert water from Lake Michigan outside of the Great Lakes water basin. The diversion of water is not for drinking water and instead to service a Foxconn factory … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: Global Compact on Refugees Round-up

Requests for feedback:The zero draft of the Global Compact on Refugees was released on 31 January 2018. If you have comments/reactions to share, you can submit them to:Forced Migration Forum:- The blog's authors are inviting comments to be posted.- To … Continue reading

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News: "Zero Draft" of Global Compact on Migration

The "zero draft" of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration was released yesterday, along with the schedule for six rounds of negotiations that will take place between February and July 2018. The first round is slated for … Continue reading

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Constitutional Law-The U.S. Constitution is a Compact

The U.S. Constitution is a compact, or an agreement of the people of this land. It sets forth certain basic rights of the people that cannot be taken away and defines the powers of the governmental authority. The U.S. Constitution … Continue reading

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