Protecting migrant workers during the coronavirus pandemic |

Migrant workers are a crucial part of the global workforce, accounting for 3.5 per cent of the world’s population, according to IOM.  Worldwide, micro-, small-,...

Guidelines on Rapid Assessment of reskilling and upskilling needs in response to the COVID-19...

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

Black millennial men aim to bring new guard to Congress

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Left to right: New York congressional candidiate Mondaire Jones, Louisiana Senate candidate Adrian Perkins, and New York congressional candidate...

Capitalism, Slavery, and Power over Price

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Q&A with Caitlin Rosenthal, Assistant Professor of History at the University of California, Berkeley. She is a historian of 18th...

Hip-hop is the soundtrack to Black Lives Matter protests

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Rapper YG, center in white, at a June 7 protest over the death of George Floyd. AP Photo/Marcio Jose...

ILO to release updated analysis of effects of COVID-19 on labour markets

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

COVID-19 and China’s information control policy · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Weiboscope HKU / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The following post is written by Dr. Fu Kingwah,...

COVID-19: Lift sanctions ‘bringing suffering and death’, urge UN rights experts |

People in countries under sanctions cannot protect themselves against the disease or get life-saving treatment if they fall ill because humanitarian exemptions to the...

‘Immediate humanitarian assistance’ mobilized in force, to support Beirut after deadly blast |

Reiterating the Secretary-General’s commitment to assist Lebanon, Resident Coordinator Najat Rochdi, who also coordinates the UN humanitarian effort in the country, has released $9...

Mayor Ras Baraka State of Newark Report • Rallying for Reparations NOW

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vantage Point Radio August 3, 2020 — On this edition of Vantage Point, host Dr. Ron Daniels aka The Professor...

As BLM Goes Global, It’s Building on Centuries of Black Internationalist Struggle

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A protester carrying a U.S. flag leads a chant during a Black Lives Matter march in Valley Stream, New...

N’COBRA in the #BlackLivesMatter Moment: An Intergenerational Mission

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Greg Kimathi Carr — The global assault on the lives and societies of people of African descent and the...

Message From CARICOM Chairman on the 186th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The 186th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery in the CARICOM Member-countries Which Were Colonised by Britain. By Dr. The...

Should Britain pay reparations for its part in the slave trade?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). British banks, prime ministers and parish vicars made millions from the slave trade. Plus Wirecard’s missing billions. The toppling of...

the Silent Power of the Caste System

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A demonstrator next to a fence bearing names of black people killed by police, Washington DC, June 2020. Photograph:...

Both the Economy and the Senate Stumble

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dr. Julianne Malveaux — On the same day we learned that the US economy contracted by 9.5 percent in...

‘Heed the calls’ for ceasefire in north-western Syria – UN |

Speaking at a virtual press briefing, Deputy Spokesperson Farhan Haq told journalists that in the wake of reports of air attacks and shelling over...

Across Sudan, heavy rains and flash floods destroy houses, wash away crops – UN...

⛈Heavy rains & flooding have affected several parts of Sudan over the last days, 🏚destroying houses & displacing thousands of people. Khartoum,...

ILO Policy brief: A gender-responsive employment recovery: Building back fairer

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The COVID-19...

Congress Should Pass Reparations Bill

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ‘Why We Can’t Wait’ Campaign Builds on Unprecedented Support for HR 40 to Address Racial Injustice Washington, DC, August 3,...

Five months after the elections, Guyana swears in new president · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Janine Mendes-Franco / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Five months to the day since Guyana's 2020 general...

Emancipation Day Message fromProfessor Sir Hilary BecklesChairman of theCARICOM Reparations Commission

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Professor Sir Hilary Beckles — The CARICOM Reparations Commission (CRC) joins with all citizens of the English-speaking Caribbean and...

ILO to launch media Toolkit on Forced Labour and Fair Recruitment

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

SAT AUG 1, 2020 @7PM EST — Watch Marcus Mosiah Garvey, A Virtual Event

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). You Are Here: Home » Events » SAT AUG 1, 2020 @7PM EST — Watch Marcus Mosiah Garvey,...