Brazil supported the controversial UNESCO-Obiang prize in an attempt to improve relations with President Obiang, but this puts Brazil's own international reputation at stake.
A letter from Dr. Wenceslao Mansogo, a prisoner of conscience, to UNESCO, urging it to abolish the Obiang prize.
UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova expressed her serious concerns following a divided vote by the UNESCO Executive Board to approve a renamed UNESCO-Obiang prize.
A split vote by UNESCO’s Executive Board to approve a prize sponsored by President Obiang of Equatorial Guinea puts the president’s interests above UNESCO’s basic principles, seven civil society groups said today.
Wenceslao Mansogo, a physician and human rights activist, remains unjustly detained in Equatorial Guinea for politically motivated reasons.
On April 7, the United Nations will celebrate World Health Day, providing an opportunity for reflection on health and the progress that has been made to improve health care in Equatorial Guinea.
EG Justice is collaborating with young talented artists in Equatorial Guinea whose work challenges the status quo and defines space for social justice in a repressive environment.
The trial of Dr. Wenceslao Mansogo concluded on April 5. A verdict will likely be issued within the next week.
The French Ministry of Justice should move swiftly to issue an international arrest warrant for the son of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea, EG Justice, Human Rights Watch, and SHERPA said today.
An op-ed that calls on ordinary Africans to reclaim "African Solidarity" from self-interested leaders who use it to promote their flawed agendas.