Issue 164: Fiasco in the Making: UN Set to Reopen Durban Anti-Racism Conference

Headlines: Fiasco in the Making: UN Set to Reopen Durban Anti-Racism Conference European Parliament to Host Anti-Israel Hate-Fest UN Tampers with Official Records to Cover Up Human Rights Council Illegalities UN Chief Rebuked by Islamic States ECOSOC Endorses Chinese Retaliation Against NGOs Supporting Taiwan, …

U.N. Endorses Chinese Retaliation Against NGOs Supporting Taiwan

PRESS RELEASE Liberal International suspended, but gay rights groups win victory Geneva, July 20, 2007 —   Amid a series of rulings today affecting NGOs, the U.N.’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) slammed Liberal International with a one-year suspension, blocking the umbrella group of Liberal parties …

Issue 32: ECOSOC asks its NGO committee to revisit one of its recommendations and Iran presents a report to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has ordered the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations to revisit its recommendation that Christian Solidarity International have its status revoked. Analysis: Giving the Committee until mid-September to come up with a new recommendation on the fate of Christian …