El Salvador rights groups fear repression after raids on seven offices | Global development- Tempemail

Rights activists in El Salvador said they will not be pressured into silence after prosecutors raided the offices of seven charities and groups in the Central American country. “They’re trying to criminalise social movements,” said Morena Herrera, a prominent women’s rights activist. “They can’t accept that they are in support Continue Reading

Young people more optimistic about the world than older generations – Unicef | Global development- Tempemail

Young people are often seen as having a bleak worldview, plugged uncritically into social media and anxious about the climate crisis, among other pressing issues. But a global study commissioned by the UN’s children’s agency, Unicef, appears to turn that received wisdom on its head. It paints a picture of Continue Reading

Prince Harry says online misinformation is ‘global humanitarian issue’ | Prince Harry- Tempemail

Prince Harry has described online misinformation as a “global humanitarian issue” that needs to be tackled by policies including investment in local journalism and cracking down on super-spreaders of false content. The Duke of Sussex contributed to a report by a US thinktank into disinformation, which made 15 recommendations after Continue Reading

Suspected REvil Ransomware Affiliates Arrested in Global Takedown – Tempemail

Romanian law enforcement authorities have announced the arrest of two individuals for their roles as affiliates of the REvil ransomware family, dealing a severe blow to one of the most prolific cybercrime gangs in history. The suspects are believed to have orchestrated more than 5,000 ransomware attacks and extorted close Continue Reading

Suspected REvil Ransomware Affiliates Arrested in Global Takedown – Tempemail

Romanian law enforcement authorities have announced the arrest of two individuals for their roles as affiliates of the REvil ransomware family, dealing a severe blow to one of the most prolific cybercrime gangs in history. The suspects are believed to have orchestrated more than 5,000 ransomware attacks and extorted close Continue Reading

India, UK to launch global solar grid project at COP26- Tempemail

India and the U.K. will launch a project that aims to create a solar grid connecting countries in different parts of the world at the upcoming U.N. climate talks in Glasgow Scotland The project, known as the “Green Grids Initiative,” is being initiated by the International Solar Alliance, which was Continue Reading

Biden administration hails ‘historic’ agreement on minimum global tax rate at G20 summit- Tempemail

Members of the Group of 20 summit — a meeting of 20 of the world’s most powerful heads of state, including Joe Biden — have formally endorsed enacting a global minimum tax of 15 per cent. The tax is designed to counter decades of declining tax rates on corporations across Continue Reading

Biden bound for global summits as domestic agenda in limbo- Tempemail

President Joe Biden promised to show the world that democracies can work to meet the challenges of the 21st century. As he prepares to push that message at a pair of global summits, his case could hinge on what’s happening in Washington where he is rushing to finalize a major Continue Reading

Princess Reema calls for global leaders to deliver on climate action- Tempemail

The urgent need to focus on restoring nature around the world was highlighted during a panel session at the Saudi Green Initiative (SGI) Forum in Riyadh today. Princess Reema Bandar Al Saud called on world leaders to recognise the importance of biodiversity for the future of our planet and listen Continue Reading

Over 30 Countries Pledge to Fight Ransomware Attacks in US-led Global Meeting – Tempemail

Representatives from the U.S., the European Union, and 30 other countries pledged to mitigate the risk of ransomware and harden the financial system from exploitation with the goal of disrupting the ecosystem, calling it an “escalating global security threat with serious economic and security consequences.” “From malign operations against local Continue Reading