Tag: World Government

United Nations Global Compact and Global Compact Network Canada to Host Conference to Accelerate Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals in Canada

Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), the Canadian network of the United Nations Global Compact, is hosting “Making Global Goals Local Business – Canada”, a two-day conference that aims to accelerate progress on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Canada, taking place on September 9th & 10th 2019 at the Globe and Mail Centre in […]

Saudi Arabia urges international community to restrain Iran

Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir has urged the international community to restrain Iran and called it unacceptable to detain the British tanker Stena Impero, AAWSAT reported. “Any violation of international marine navigation is a violation of international law,” he said in a tweet adding that Tehran is aware that its actions […]

PALESTINIANS TO RAISE REFUGEE ‘RIGHT OF RETURN’ AT FIRST UN RACISM REVIEW

The PA’s human rights record will be reviewed for the first time by the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination The Palestinian Authority is expected to raise the issue of the “right of return” for Palestinian refugees at its first United Nations racism review in Geneva next month. The PA’s human rights record […]

The Latest: French president sends adviser to Iran for talks

The Latest on U.S.-Iran tensions French President Emmanuel Macron is sending his chief diplomatic adviser to Iran following its decision enrich uranium beyond the threshold of the 2015 nuclear accord. The Elysee Palace said Monday that Emmanuel Bonne was returning on Tuesday to Tehran. He had made a day-long visit last month in a bid […]

Ambassador Danon calls for sanctions worldwide on Iran

“The world must join the U.S. in sanctioning Iran for this belligerent behavior,” said Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon. “It can never be allowed to acquire nuclear capabilities.” Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon called for the international community to sanction Iran in response to the International Atomic Energy Agency […]

UN poised to launch global ban on all criticism of Islam

Nations belonging to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and other governments adhering to Shariah law across the world are ramping up their new campaign with the United Nations to prohibit all speech that Muslims consider offensive. “Islamist nations … long have sought a determination from the United Nations that any criticism of Islam or […]

UN warns of global “groundswell” of hate speech

Introducing a new “Action Plan” to combat hate speech, U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned Tuesday that the world is in danger of forgetting the lessons of the Holocaust. And he blamed the leaders of certain democracies as well as dictatorships for fueling the spread of hate speech around the world. “In both liberal democracies […]

Mailchimp Shuts Down GreenMedInfo’s Newsletter for “Anti-Vaccine” Content

Censorship Written By: GMI Reporter  Recently, GreenMedInfo announced that they have been banned by MailChimp stating: With the recent censorship and de-platforming efforts via social media outlets like Pinterest, and Facebook, the last thing we expected was that our presumably apolitical and neutral email service provider would so suddenly and blatantly violate our freedom of speech […]

Comcast Launches Eye Control For The TV

Comcast has launched a feature enabling viewers with physical disabilities like spinal cord injuries or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) the ability to navigate their television using only their eyes. Xfinity X1 eye control is a web-based remote for tablets and computers that pairs with an existing eye gaze system and allows viewers with a single […]

Iran boosts enriched uranium production, UN watchdog says

The head of the U.N. atomic watchdog urged world powers Monday to continue dialogue with Iran to keep it in the landmark 2015 deal aimed at preventing the country from building nuclear weapons, and to help defuse mounting tensions in the region. After his regular update to the International Atomic Energy Agency’s board of governors […]