- U.S. Calls for Withdrawal of United Nations Prize Financed by a West African Dictator (The New York Times)
- Nobel Laureate Mario Vargas Llosa Joins Latin American Writers in Condemning UNESCO-Obiang Prize (Open Society Justice Institute)
- African Intellectuals Say No to Unesco's Obiang Prize (AllAfrica.com)
- A Corrupt Dictator Tries to Buy UNESCO's Brand Name (The Huffington Post)
I understand that a committee has been appointed to work during the current session of the Executive Board to produce a draft resolution, and that a final vote on the matter may not occur until the final day of the 185th session on October 25th.