This week we have a great comment from James McCarthy about living in Sydney. James was a contributor on our recent Olympics discussion. It is a vivid and warm picture he paints of living in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Over to James: If you live in Sydney and you love music and theatre, as I do, you can make a reasonable guess that you will end up inside the Sydney Opera House quite regularly. And you would be right.
Archive for March 19th, 2010
Yesterday the UN body charged with protecting the world’s endangered species, The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) strongly rejected an American call to ban the commercial fishing of the Blue Fin Tuna, which they claim is in serious decline, at a Doha Conference. Most countries at the conference argued it should be managed by the fising nations involved in this trade and that stocks are sustainable with the right managment. Continue reading ‘Is this fish too expensive to save?’
On Friday, Alicia from the WHYS team will be travelling to International Criminal Court to visit its prosecutor, Luis Moreno Ocampo. He’s kindly agreed to take questions for the whole hour, and you can either leave them here, or email me your comment and your phone number if you’d to come on air. Here’s some more info… Continue reading ‘Luis Moreno Ocampo on WHYS’
The Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, tells us about his job and how he is going to be on the programme later today, ready to answer your questions.