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Simón Bolívar Institute organizes “A Conversation with Noam Chomsky: Perils and Possibilities of Our Time”

The Simón Bolívar Institute for Peace and Solidarity among the Peoples (ISB) and the Tricontinental Institute for Social Research held on Monday a “Conversation with Noam Chomsky: Perils and Possibilities of Our Time,” a virtual event where the US intellectual discussed multilateralism and the COVID19 pandemic, among other issues of international geopolitics, from the historical perspective of the US imperial domination policy.

Venezuela’s Ambassador presents credentials to President of Togolese Republic

On March 23, 2021, the Ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the Republic of Benin and Non-resident Ambassador to Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire and Niger, Belén Orsini, presented her credentials to the President of the Togolese Republic, Faure Gnassingbé, at the Presidential Palace in the Lomé capital city, reaffirming the excellent diplomatic relations these two countries have maintained since 1990.

UN Human Rights Council adopts resolution on negative impact of unilateral coercive measures

By a vote of 30 in favor, 15 against and 2 abstentions, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted on Tuesday at its 46th session a resolution on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, and urged all States to stop adopting, maintaining or implementing unilateral coercive measures not in accordance with international law, international humanitarian law, and the Charter of the United Nations.

Venezuela presents progress in legal actions and application of policies on gender equality

On behalf of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, the Minister of People’s Power for Women and Gender Equality, Carolyz Pérez, participated on Tuesday in the 65th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, where she reaffirmed the South American nation’s commitment to the inclusion and non-discrimination of women, and presented the progress made in this area.