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‘Historic’ Caribbean dust storm shows value of forecast services: UN weather agency |

The storm arrived in the Eastern Caribbean from North Africa last week, affecting a wide area so far, spanning from the northern coast of...

Venezuelan journalists charged under anti-hate law, held on house arrest

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Miami, June 25, 2020 — Venezuelan authorities should immediately drop all charges against journalists María Luisa “Mimi” Arriaga and...

Covering police violence protests in the US

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Reporters have been attacked and arrested while covering protests following the death of George Floyd. Follow our coverage at...

74% favor legal status for those brought to US illegally as children as Supreme...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). About three-quarters of U.S. adults say they favor granting permanent legal status to immigrants who came illegally to the...

Covid-19 et recherche scientifique : Les piques de l’éminent et trés respecté Prof Brice...

Sur la télévision Canal 3, ce dimanche, l’écologue Brice Sinsin lance des flèches aux dirigeants africains. Il s’en prend à eux pour la forte...

Two white Trinidadians go public about racism · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Janine Mendes-Franco / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). In the aftermath of the killing of George...

First Person: Countering COVID-19 misinformation in Venezuela |

Gema Cortés has been working for the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in the capital Caracas for the last...
The International Decade for People of African Descent, 2015–2024

Dr. Barryl Biekman’s Urgent Letter to H.E. Donald John Trump Regarding the Murder of...

From: Dr. Barryl A. BiekmanCoordination & Monitoring Working Group UN International Decade People of African descent. (The Netherlands)[email protected]   To: H.E. Donald John TrumpPresident of the United States...

PROF. BRICE SINSIN AU SUJET DE LA COVID-19 EN AFRIQUE : « IL EST...

Ecologue, le Professeur Brice Sinsin fait le lien entre la crise de la biodiversité et la pandémie de la Covid-19. L’ancien Recteur de l’Université...

Legislation proposed by new Uruguayan president criminalizes insulting police

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Miami, May 14, 2020 — Uruguayan lawmakers should reject a proposed regulation criminalizing insulting police, and ensure that laws...

NY Times reporter Davey Alba on covering COVID-19 conspiracy theories, facing online harassment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Over the course of Davey Alba’s career as a tech reporter, her beat has transformed from covering the latest...

US states ‘manipulating’ COVID-19 pandemic to restrict abortion access, rights experts charge |

Members of the UN Working Group on Discrimination against Women and Girls issued a statement on Wednesday expressing regret that states such as Texas,...

Gunmen attack daughter of murdered Mexican reporter Maria Elena Ferral in Veracruz

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

SOS – Bringing Pan Africanism & Familyhood into Reality “Identifying Host Countries for Displaced...

Calling All African Heads of State, CARICOM Leaders, Heads of Governments" In partnership with Mr. Neil Nelson of Atlanta Black Star (www.atlantablackstar.com), the Honorable Kyangulani...

Brazilian radio journalist Fábio Márcio survives shooting attempt

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

Facts on Latinos of Panamanian origin in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An estimated 210,000 Hispanics of Panamanian origin lived in the United States in 2017, according to a Pew Research...

Facts on Latinos of Peruvian origin in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An estimated 679,000 Hispanics of Peruvian origin lived in the United States in 2017, according to a Pew Research...

Facts on Latinos of Peruvian origin in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An estimated 679,000 Hispanics of Peruvian origin lived in the United States in 2017, according to a Pew Research...

Facts on Latinos of Puerto Rican origin in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An estimated 5.6 million Hispanics of Puerto Rican origin lived in the United States in 2017, according to a...

Spanish speaking declines for Hispanics in U.S. metro areas

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). More than 37 million Latinos in the U.S. speak Spanish at home, making it the country’s most common non-English...

Facts on Latinos of Salvadoran origin in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An estimated 2.3 million Hispanics of Salvadoran origin resided in the United States in 2017, according to a Pew...

Hispanic parents’ Spanish use with children falls as generations pass

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). U.S. Latinos say it’s important for future generations of Hispanics to speak Spanish, and the vast majority speak the...

Facts on Latinos of Venezuelan origin in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An estimated 421,000 Hispanics of Venezuelan origin resided in the United States in 2017, according to a Pew Research...