UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon emphasized the role of women slaves in “maintaining the dignity of their communities.” He also urged people around the world to bring an end to modern slavery.
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Rights and Obligations
While Powell was speaking specifically for the U.K., and in the context of European integration in both economic and political terms, his views succinctly point to lessons that the world still does not acknowledge. 401 more words
The United Nations refugee agency has said the Federal Government needs more than military force to stamp out Boko Haram, adding that “roots of conflict” must be addressed to defeat the insurgents. 25 more words
27 March 2015 – The United Nations Human Rights office today welcomed Malawi President Peter Mutharika’s strong statement condemning the recent spate of attacks on people with albinism in his country and urged that the measures he outlined to arrest those responsible for such attacks and better protect albinos be launched “without delay.” 531 more words
If Barack Obama has done anything worthwhile during his term in office, his attitude of “If Congress won’t than I will” has more than made a case for the reexamination of the legal use of Presidential Executive Orders. 62 more words