EG Justice in the News
(La Liberation) Le premier prix de l'Unesco financé par le despote de Guinée équatoriale remis aujourd'hui
After years of controversy, UNESCO will honor the first three winners of a prize financed by President Teodoro Obiang of Equatorial Guinea. Various NGOS have denounced the prize as “shameful.”
Human rights organizations panned the United Nations’ cultural arm, UNESCO, for awarding a prize sponsored by Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo.
(Science Insider) Scientists from South Africa, Egypt, and Mexico to Receive Controversial UNESCO Award Tomorrow
Three researchers will be awarded the UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize for Research in the Life Sciences on July 17 despite opposition to the award from a broad coalition of human rights organizations, scientists, and health experts.