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The non-problem of Quebec

In light of UNESCO's decision to recognize Palestine, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has hinted that Canada may fail to recognize UNESCO -- recognition being a kind of big deal in the labyrinthine world of foreign diplomacy. I can see...
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UNESCO, Palestine and Canada

Politics / Canadian Politics : Capital Read (3 years ago)

Speaking with reporters after QP yesterday, John Baird explained the Harper government’s response to... Read Post

Palestine wins UNESCO seat (The Envoy)

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (3 years ago)

The Envoy - Palestine won full admission into UNESCO, the United Nations science, education and culture organization, in a closely watched vote in Paris Monday. Global diplomacy hands view the 107-14 vote as a benchmark carrying lar... Read Post

UNESCO's 'divisive' decision to recognize Palestine

News : The Week: News & Opinion (3 years ago)

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) voted overwhelmingly Monday to admit Palestine as a member state, stoking tensions as the Security Council prepares to vote next month on Palestinian Auth... Read Post

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