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London Jazz Festival
United Kingdom

London Jazz Festival

In the early 1900s, a new musical genre emerged from the city of New Orleans and changed the face of music altogether. With its origins in a blend of the blues, folk and ragtime, jazz is known for its stylized improvisations and creative, rhythmic sound. Musicians like Duke Ellington and […]

LAWR’s domestic violence workshop
Human Rights United Kingdom

LAWR’s domestic violence workshop

The Latin American Women’s Rights Service (LAWR) is working in conjunction with the Portuguese and Spanish speaking community forum in Lambeth to deliver a workshop on violence against women next Tuesday the 16th of November. The workshop is open to all women from the Latin American community and admission is […]

French Unions: November 23, new protests
Europe

French Unions: November 23, new protests

The General Confederation of Labor (CGT), which is leading the unions of the country, reiterated its calls saying that if 60 percent of French workers oppose the new retirement law, it is the duty of the unions to show discontent. In fact, five French labor federations called for another national […]

COP16, the Climate Change discussion
Okology United Kingdom

COP16, the Climate Change discussion

As the Earth’s temperature continues to rise, action toward minimalizing greenhouse gases remains a dire necessity. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is one of the most important meetings in effect at reducing our overall carbon footprint. This year, the 16th edition of the United Nations Climate Change […]