UNITED NATIONS, Feb. 2, , CMC – A group of experts from the United Nations has expressed concern that the new executive order by United States President Donald Trump is in breach of the country’s human rights commitments.
UNITED NATIONS, Dec 21, CMC –Haiti has joined the international community in condemning all instances of human trafficking as the United Nations’ Security heard from more than 70 speakers during a day-long open debate on the subject, Tuesday.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Nov. 17, CMC – Government officials, led by foreign minister Carl Greenidge are scheduled to meet with incoming United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres to discuss the ongoing border controversy with Venezuela.
UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 13, CMC – The United Nations says new funding is now available to support tobacco control implementation for low and middle income countries, such as those in the Caribbean, through the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) -currently the strongest global instrument to control tobacco.
The United Nations has accepted a petition from lawyers of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, claiming that the judge overseeing the Petrobras corruption case had violated Lula da Silva’s rights by charging him with the same allegations several times and detaining him arbitrarily without any evidence.