UN health organization to investigate racism, misconduct allegations
18 January 2019 | 1:13 pm
Among the allegations are charges of "systematic racial discrimination against Africans" working at the World Health Organization in Geneva. Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus ordered a probe last year.
4 Mar 2018
LASG says no to discrimination against people with disabilities.
5 Apr 2018
Online posts by vegan activist Nasim Najafi Aghdam reveal grudge with YouTube over claims it filtered her channel.
4 Apr 2018
Nigerian women possess leadership traits needed to drive the nation into prosperity, and to achieve this, they must be given the opportunity, the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS said in Abuja on Thursday, March 23.
8 Apr 2018
DW's Director General Peter Limbourg is in Harare, Zimbabwe, to meet various media partners with the idea of forming partnerships for content production. And is looking into the issue of media freedom in the country.
1 Aug 2018
Egypt's Coptic Christians often face discrimination on the football pitch, which is why successful players from the religious minority are a rarity. A private footballing academy called "Je Suis" is at the forefront of efforts to redress the imbalance.
25 Sep 2018
Turkish-German comedian Idil Baydar is tired of being called a migrant, even though she was born in Germany. Now she is using her own very particular brand of humor to fight back against the discrimination directed at people with her background.
10 Nov 2018
Reps move against age discrimination on employment by Nigerian government.
23 Nov 2018
Law to punish discrimination against persons with disabilities underway
25 Jan 2019
The German town of Eichstätt decided to introduce female-only parking spaces after a woman was raped there in 2016. Now a motorist is suing the city, claiming the special spots discriminate against men as well as women.
9 Jun 2019
Why SEC workers protested reinstatement of suspended Director General, Mounir Gwarzo.
21 Sep 2019
Every year hundreds of workers who file sex-discrimination grievances in U.K. courts settle their cases in return for money and silence. Major banks such as Barclays, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase are just some of the multinational corporations that have been sued. Bloomberg's Jonathan Browning discusses the story with Naomi Kerbel.
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Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Monday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Monday.
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The legalization of cannabis and COVID lockdowns appear to have increased its regular use, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime report finds.
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Family and friends of British journalist Dom Phillips attended his funeral near Rio de Janeiro. The last rites for Indigenous expert Bruno Pereira, who was killed while working with Phillips, were held a day earlier.
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Group of Seven leaders have unveiled an infrastructure plan meant to bolster the global economy and counter China. But crippling debt owed by poorer countries may get in the way.
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The event in Portugal will present a nonbinding declaration meant to curb ocean pollution and destruction, as well as discuss financing models for ocean preservation.
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An oil supertanker that has been moored in the Red Sea off the coast of Yemen since 1976 could break apart and unleash part or all of its 1.1 million barrels of oil on the Horn of Africa, the UN warns. Also in this edition: Britain's Prince Charles expresses regret for the legacy of slavery, and Rwanda is set to produce its own mRNA vaccines in a first for the continent.