Pandemics will increase and they will be worse than covid. But we can prevent them, says the report – ČT24 – Czech Television

Experts from the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) agreed that it was possible to escape the pandemic era, but that this would require a fundamentally different shift in approach: from response to prevention. Covid-19 is at least the sixth global health pandemic since the 1918 influenza pandemic. Experts estimate that there […]

The World Food Program won the Nobel Peace Prize for fighting hunger

This year’s Nobel Peace Prize went to the World Food Program (WFP) for its efforts to combat hunger and to improve conditions for peace in conflict areas. This was announced on Friday by the Norwegian Nobel Committee. The United Nations World Food Program says it helps about 97 million people in 88 countries each year. […]

Northern Cyprus has made available a coastal ghost town

“Turkey’s decision and the occupation regime to open part of the closed city … is illegal and a clear violation of international law and a UN Security Council resolution,” said Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiadis about the situation around the “ghost town” in the northern part of divided Cyprus. In Varoša, an abandoned suburb of Famagusta, […]

Lebanon and Israel will negotiate borders under the auspices of the UN, America welcomes this – ČT24 – Czech Television

According to the AP, Israel confirmed the planned talks last week. The Israeli delegation will be led by Energy Minister Juval Steinic. According to the agency, Barri’s current statement is thus the first confirmation of Lebanon’s planned negotiations. Israel and Lebanon have no diplomatic relations and are still technically at war. Both countries claim approximately […]

Violence in Belarus is escalating inconspicuously. The videos show brutal interventions against women

Police crackdowns on peaceful demonstrations in Belarus are subtly intensifying. Security forces are increasingly using violence against women, as videos from Minsk over the weekend show. According to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, reports of violence in Belarus are alarming. 1:17 Sexual violence, beatings and torture. Belarusian regime attacks protesting women. | […]