Tag: United Nations

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Chile's president Sebastián Piñera gave a statement to the Prosecutor's Office as part of a lawsuit for alleged crimes against humanity committed during the 2019 protests, government sources confirmed on Thursday. Piñera gave his testimony...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (EFE) The crisis unleashed by covid-19 has generated great risks in corruption. Still, it also poses a great opportunity to fight it, according to Fabrizio Feliciani, the director for Latin America and the Caribbean...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, today expressed grave concern over the recent outbreak of violence in the Colombian city of Cali, from where her office has received reports that 14...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Government of the Bolivian President, Luis Arce, and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) asserted this Thursday, May 13, that the request for the liberation of the patents of vaccines against Covid-19 from...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Tuesday, May 11, the special envoy of the United States Government for the Northern Triangle of Central America, Ricardo Zúñiga, discussed with the Board of Directors of the Legislative Assembly of El Salvador,...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Venezuela will ask the United Nations to establish communication with Colombia about a conflict on the countries’ southern borders where there have been clashes in recent weeks between the Venezuelan armed forces and armed...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -  (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Economists document an 'unprecedented' rise in global poverty in 2020 as fears grow that some poorer countries may not get COVID-19 vaccines until 2024. More than 80% of people in some developing...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Ford's decision to close plants in Brazil was only the tip of the iceberg, and the national economy is experiencing one of the sharpest declines in direct investment among emerging countries. On the eve of...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet called on Colombia’s Government to take concrete actions to protect the population from the surge in violence inflicted on peasants, indigenous and Afro-Colombian people by non-State armed...



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