The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in South Africa are campaigning against the Israeli Embassy through protests and an urgent request for its removal from the National Assembly. The party’s unwavering support for Palestine and opposition to Israel reflects its commitment to global justice and solidarity with oppressed populations. The EFF’s actions echo historical movements of resistance and solidarity and initiate a broader conversation about the role of political parties in shaping international relations and advocating for global justice.
World Hand Hygiene Day is celebrated annually on May 5th to raise awareness of the importance of hand hygiene in preventing the spread of infections and diseases. This year’s theme emphasizes the need to reduce the spread of infection and antimicrobial resistance in healthcare settings.