Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, Abubacarr M. Tambadou, today opened the second semester of the fourth cycle of the Inter-University Video Lecture Programme, “International Law and Facts Established before the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY)”.
Most Influential People of African Descent, a global civil society in support of the United Nations International Decade for People of African Descent, hosted its annual event. Geovanny Vicente-Romero, writer, CNN en Español columnist, strategist and professor at Columbia University was recognized as one of the 100 Most Influential People of African Descent.
COP27 brought together 112 heads of state, over 46.000 delegates including ministers, scientists, policy-makers, activists and youth. This is the largest annual gathering on climate action. It takes place at a time when climate change is already impacting communities around the globe, and climate action is more urgent than ever.