Sunday, February 17, 2019

A global appeal to end the suffering in Syria

We – leaders of humanitarian organisations and UN agencies - appeal not only to governments but to each of you - citizens around the world – to add your voices in urging an end to the carnage in Syria.

Sea Shepherd in hot pursuit of whale killers: Operation Nemesis

CAPTAIN Alex Cornelissen from Sea Shepherd Global's Headquarters in Amsterdam: After 75 days at sea our ships are still in the waters around Antarctica chasing the Japanese whaling fleet. This is the first year that Sea Shepherd has returned to protect the whales from the Japanese poachers since their new and revised “research” program started in the 2015-16 season, when...

Sea Shepherd Global launches Operation Nemesis

THE marine conservation group, Sea Shepherd Global, is sending its vessels down to the Southern Ocean this December on its 11th direct-action whale defense campaign.

UNICEF responds to Sierra Leone mudslide as more than 100 children reported dead

UNICEF is on the ground urgently responding to the needs of displaced families affected by the flooding and landslides in Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown which have killed several hundred people including at least 109 children, according to government sources.