DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 19, 2018 - Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo today said that countries around the world need to reaffirm their commitment to fundamental human rights, which include the respect of the sanctity of human life.
A shocking report has revealed that in a clear intervention in favor of infant formula manufacturers, the United States government of Donald Trump threatened Ecuador over a breastfeeding resolution at the United Nations saying that it will levy trade sanctions against the South American country if it did not drop it.
The US’s announcement that it is leaving the UN Human Rights Councilshould not surprise anyone, since the Trump administration has long made clear its disdain for many parts of the United Nations. But the damage that the decision is likely to cause could nonetheless topple an increasingly wobbly house of cards.
KINGSTON, April 21, 2017 - Despite stridently cogent objections from the Opposition, and the referral of the proposed legislation to a Joint Select Committee for review, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says baseline work for the proposed Special Security Operation Zones is going ahead “even while we await the enforcement of the Act.”
NASSAU, Bahamas, Feb 15, CMC – The Grand Bahama Human Rights Association (GBHRA) is warning that the proposed Interception of Communications Bill, 2017 (ICB) will violate the constitutionally protected right to privacy and strike a mortal blow to civil liberties in general in the Bahamas.