UN Watch’s Geneva rights summit draws world attention, spotlights Boko Haram, ISIS, China, Cuba, France, Iran, North Korea, Pakistan, Russia, Tibet, Turkey, Venezuela

Issue 528 UN Watch’s Geneva rights summit draws world attention, spotlights Boko Haram, ISIS, China, Cuba, France, Iran, North Korea, Pakistan, Russia, Tibet, Turkey, Venezuela COURAGE AWARD GOES TO RAIF BADAWI, WOMEN’S RIGHTS AWARD TO IRANIAN JOURNALIST MASIH ALINEJAD Covered in Le Monde, The …

Top Canadian Minister Jason Kenney Receives UN Watch Moral Courage Award at 2014 Geneva Gala

Issue 490 GENEVA, June 2, 2014 – The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch presented its 2014 Moral Courage Award to Canadian cabinet minister Jason Kenney, one of the country’s most influential national figures, at its annual Geneva gala on May 22nd. His compelling remarks feature below. Executive …

Czech Republic stands up for principle at Human Rights Council

On September 27, 2013, the Human Rights Council adopted a resolution for the follow-up of the Durban Process. The Durban Program of Action, the UN’s process to fight racism, has been marred with controversy and undermines international efforts to fight the scourge. Several liberal democracies have boycotted …