Thu, 29 October 2015
The UN Secretary General's Special Advisor on Cyprus addresses a bi-communal gathering on United Nations Day; the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (pictured) talks about escalating violence in Israel and Palestine; it's 15 years since the UN adopted Resolution 1325; mediation could cut the backlog of cases at Cyprus' courts.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_30th_October_2015.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 2:47pm EDT
Thu, 22 October 2015
The impact of ISIS on Middle East politics; stop the squeeze-out: a campaign to make orange juice "fair"; access to healthcare in the UK for expatriates; Cyprus' European Citizens of the Year (pictured), and exploring sovereignty in areas of conflict.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_23rd_October_2015.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 1:50pm EDT
Thu, 15 October 2015
Our right to privacy is being redefined by 'the war on terror' says Professor Victoria Bernal (pictured); Italian Culture Month gets under way; using creative innovation and culture to explore new commercial opportunities in Cyprus.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_16th_October_2015.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 11:22am EDT
Thu, 8 October 2015
The International Short Film Festival promises exciting viewing; the policing of human trafficking; paralympic gold medal cyclist Simon Richardson (pictured) visits Cyprus to encourage cycling safety
Direct download: cyprus_news_digest_9th_october_2015.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 4:59pm EDT
Thu, 1 October 2015
800 years after it was signed by an unwilling King John, the Magna Carta is still considered to be an important document. Desmond Browne QC (pictured) spoke about its significance at the British High Commission in Nicosia this week; we talk to two of the keynote speakers at a conference on 'Best Practices in Combatting Human Trafficking'; and the 7th International Pharos Contemporary Music Festival kicks off.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_2nd_October_2015.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 10:30am EDT