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Last night the Israeli Knesset passed legislation specifically targeted at non-profit organisations which receive more than 50% of their funding from foreign governments.

La Cour suprême de la République kirghize a décidé aujourd'hui de renvoyer l'affaire concernant Azimjan Askarov, le défenseur des droits de l'homme emprisonné depuis 2010, devant un tribunal régional en vue de l'ouverture d'un nouveau procès. L'audience de ce jour fait suite aux conclusions adoptées par le Comité des droits de l'homme des Nations unies et publiées le 21 avril 2016.


In Eastern Cape Province, water resources are under threat from inappropriate land use and invasive alien plants. One of the most densely populated and poverty-stricken regions in sub-Saharan Africa, it is also home to the Upper Umzimvubu River Catchment, which provides water for many of the 1 million people in the area. The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, a partnership of seven donors including the EU, is funding Conservation South Africa and Environmental and Rural Solutions to work with communities and local and national government to improve the catchment and human well-being.

The Long-Term Observers (LTOs) of the European Union Election Observation Mission to Zambia (EU EOM) arrived in Lusaka on Monday. After a short training in the capital, the observer teams will deploy to every corner of Zambia.

Joint Statement by Dimitris Avramopoulos, European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs, and Citizenship, and John McCallum, Canadian Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, following meetings in Brussels