Despite Obama boycott, UN moves ahead to organize “Durban III” racism summit

PRESS RELEASE 25 HUMAN RIGHTS NGOS TO HOLD PARALLEL CONFERENCE, GIVE VOICE TO VICTIMS GENEVA — Two weeks after the Obama administration announced it would boycott the upcoming UN racism conference known as “Durban III,” the world body adopted a resolution today detailing the program and speakers for the …

Issue 294: The Good News: Human rights groups led by UN Watch to hold parallel conference, give voice to victims

GENEVA — Two weeks after the Obama administration announced it would boycott the upcoming UN racism conference known as “Durban III,” the world body adopted a resolution today detailing the program and speakers for the September 22 event in New York, to include UN chief Ban Ki-moon and top rights official …