In Sweden, alcohol sales rose by a quarter in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest research, two months after sanitary restrictions and regulations to work remotely were lifted in the kingdom, one in five workers abuses alcohol. Swedish employers are forced to seek help from counselors in the fight against […]
There are many calls, but few concrete commitments. This is how the G20 talks on the issue of climate change ended. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called the G20’s announcement only “moderate progress.” He called for more decisive action by participants in the UN Climate Conference in Glasgow: “If Glasgow fails, then everyone will fail. […]
The situation with the rights of women and girls in Afghanistan was one of the main topics of the first G20 conference on gender equality. It takes place in Italy. Prime Minister of the Republic, Mario Draghi, in his address to delegates, called on to do everything possible to protect the fundamental rights of Afghan […]
The global economic recovery continues, but at the same time the gap between prosperous countries and countries with developing and emerging markets is widening. This warning was issued by the International Monetary Fund.(Source:ru.euronews)
The UN Human Rights Council adopted a resolution calling for an investigation of violations in the Gaza Strip and in Israel, including in East Jerusalem. It is reported that the commission created for this will deal with both recent events during the last exacerbation of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, and “systematic violations” of human rights. (Source: […]
The increase in taxes in Ukraine will provoke a slowdown in the economy and will automatically lead to an increase in prices for goods and services. This was stated by investment analyst Eric Nyman.
The speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Mustafa Şentop, said that Ankara could withdraw from the Montreux Convention on the Status of the Straits, signed in 1936, just like it withdrew from the Istanbul Convention. (https://regnum.ru/news/polit/3227266.html)