Nasrin Sotoudeh Back in Iranian Prison

December 21, 2020 Imtiaz Popat 0

On December 2, after just three weeks of temporary release, renowned Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was ordered to return to Shahr-e-Ray “Gharchak” prison by Iranian authorities according to a public appeal by Jackie Hansen Gender Rights Campaigner at Amnesty International Canada.

UN Calls for State of Climate Emergency

December 14, 2020 Imtiaz Popat 0

“Five years after Paris, we are still not going in the right direction”, said UN Secretary-General António Guterres as he opened the virtual Climate Ambition Summit on the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement.