30th anniversary of the fall of the Soviet Union

Mon 27/12/2021

Today we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the end of the Soviet Union. On December 25, 1991, Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as president of the Soviet Union, declaring the office extinct and dissolving the Union of […]

Human Rights day 2021

Fri 10/12/2021

The Human Rights day is an opportunity to celebrate achievements in the field, as we’ve made considerable progress since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 10th […]

I bet you’ve never heard about the U3A?

Fri 10/12/2021

Can you think of a grassroots, volunteer driven movement, with great social relevance? I bet that, if you are under 60 years of age, you will not think of the U3A. Only a few years […]

Human Trafficking by Geoff Corre

Sun 28/11/2021

Geoff is a trainer and consultant in countering trafficking and modern slavery and is an accredited serious case review author. He is a member of the Advisory Board for Locate International. Geoff has extensive experience […]

EVN 60th anniversary

Mon 18/10/2021

A European success story , a personal perspective 10:55 CET EVC roll call: I was told to listen and take notes, then ask Geneva permission to speak and make our offer, covering some event in […]

Press Freedom

Sun 17/10/2021

Press freedom preserves the freedom of expression, while it underpins other freedoms. It’s the watchdog that, when done right, drags into the open the dirty secrets of the rich, corrupt and and the powerful – the Panama papers and the latest Pandora papers bear witness to the skill of the rich and powerful to cover their tracks, but also of investigative journalists to follow their tracks and expose their crimes. […]

The Economist | Helios’s crystal

Sat 03/02/2018


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