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Obesity rates soar due to dramatic global diet shift, says UN food agency

Eating food high in starch, sugar, fats and salt; combined with a sedentary lifestyle, is a recipe for soaring global obesity rates, even in countries where many still suffer from hunger. On World Food Day, which falls on...

Malta: Human rights experts call for justice in case of murdered journalist

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ress Briefing by Ms. Agnes Callamard, Special Rapporteur on extr...

UAE: Free Unjustly Detained Rights Defender Ahmed Mansoor

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) should free the unjustly imprisoned prominent human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor ahead of his 50th birthday on October 22, 2019, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, the Gulf Centre fo...

'Alarmingly high' number of children malnourished worldwide: UNICEF report

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Rice porridge is served to children at an EU supported health ou...