55 MPs, rights groups & dissidents urge UNESCO to cancel election of Syria to human rights committees

APPEAL SENT TO WASHINGTON, PARIS & LONDON UNESCO board includes US, UK, France, Italy, Belgium, Denmark GENEVA, Dec. 15 – An international coalition of 55 members of parliament, pro-democracy dissidents, human rights NGOs and religious groups launched a campaign today calling on UNESCO to reverse its recent …

Wikileaks: World Food Program told Kofi Annan of UN Hunger Expert’s “Profoundly Immoral” Actions “Harming Lives of the Hungry”

NGO urges Ban Ki-moon, Navi Pillay and Olivier de Schutter to speak out GENEVA, October 24 — A Wikileaks cable circulated for the first time today reveals that Kofi Annan was in possesson of an urgent World Food Program request to remove a UN Human Rights Council’s expert on hunger because he was …