UN Sanctions for British fighters Who Join ISIL in Syria

UN Sanctions for British fighters Who Join ISIL in Syria British foreign fighters that have gone to join ISIL in Syria could be subject to UN sanctions for the first time.
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UN Climate Summit 2014 – David Cameron’s Remarks

UN Climate Summit 2014 – David Cameron’s Remarks Climate change is one of the most serious threats facing our world. And it is not just a threat to the environment. It is also a threat to our national security, to global security, to poverty eradication and to economic prosperity.
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Argentina responds with a shrug to Thatcher funeral snub

‘What do I care?’ says foreign minister after Thatcher family requests that Argentina’s president not be invitedThe Argentinian government has broken its official silence and shrugged off news that President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner will not be invited to the funeral of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher.”What do I care if I’m not invited […]
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A new role for the ILO in the world economy | Mark Weisbrot

Poised to elect a new director general, the International Labor Organization needs to challenge the pro-austerity consensusThe Troika – the European Central Bank (ECB), the European Commission, and the IMF – is dragging Europe into its second recession in three years. The ECB by itself has the ability to end this crisis, by guaranteeing low […]
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Government urged to include aviation and shipping in UK carbon targets

Climate change committee says that continuation of exclusion would be a watering down of carbon goalsThe government’s green credentials will be put to a “key test” on Thursday, as ministers will be urged by their advisers to include greenhouse gas emissions from aviation and shipping in the UK’s carbon targets.If airlines and container ships are […]
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