UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has highlighted the need for work-family balance for the benefit of families and society at large.
- Tuesday, 15 May 2012 06:04
- Tuesday, 17 April 2012 11:38
The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) has appointed actress Angelina Jolie Special Envoy of High Commissioner António Guterres.
- Tuesday, 03 April 2012 11:08
The Government of Lebanon should carry out a full investigation into the death of Alem Dechasa, a 33-year-old Ethiopian migrant domestic worker who committed suicide on Wednesday 14th March 2012, United Nations Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, Gulnara Shahinian, has said.
- Thursday, 29 March 2012 17:18
Switzerland has been criticized for not doing enough to fight racism. Thomas Hammarberg, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights said: “Manifestations of racism and xenophobia appear to be on the rise in Switzerland. Disturbing political campaigns with aggressive, insulting slogans against foreigners are tendencies of great concern.”