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1 Ambassador Perspective: UN System in Global Governance
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

16 December 2011, New York, USA | Ambassador Oscar de Rojas - Last month the United Nations General Assembly took up consideration of the item entitled "Strengthening of the UN system: Central role of the UN system in Global Governance.

Created on 2011-12-16 05:00:00
2 Ban Ki-moon Address Touches on Big Issues at UN Headquarters
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11 May 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon spoke at UN headquarters this week to update members of the media and the general public regarding his positions on some of the most pressing issues currently faced by the international ...

Created on 2012-05-11 19:44:44
3 Cautious Optimism On World Malaria Day As Countries Stride Towards Mdg Goals
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26 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The ...

Created on 2013-04-26 21:15:54
4 Change in Haiti Mission
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12 April 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — Highlighting improvements in Haiti’s political situation, including the recent elections and opportunities to address longstanding disputes, the senior United Nations official in the island nation has urged the international community to continue its partnership with Haiti and its peopl...

Created on 2017-04-12 17:29:00
5 Civilians Attacked in Syria
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19 April 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — A spokesperson for the UN human rights office (OHCHR) said an attack on a convoy of Syrian families leaving a besieged town “most likely amounts to a war crime.”

Created on 2017-04-19 12:25:00
6 GA Elects New Human Rights Council Members
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13 November 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The United Nations General Assembly voted on Monday to select the eighteen countries that will sit on the Human Rights Council in Geneva for the next three years, beginning on Januar...

Created on 2012-11-13 16:22:43
7 ILO 2013 Report on Employment: A Generation at Risk in the Spotlight
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13 May 2013, New York, USA | Mathilde Guenegan - 73 million young people are estimated to be unemployed in 2013 according to the International Labour Organization – ILO – report released on May 8, 2013.

Created on 2013-05-13 04:00:00
8 Long Expected ‘AUTISM Pill’ Has Scientists And Parents Hopeful
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1 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - On the sixth annu...

Created on 2013-04-01 15:17:51
9 On World Humanitarian Day, UN honors lives lost and calls for stronger protections
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19 August 2013, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor - This week, the United Nations honored the lives of those killed serving as peacekeepers and aid workers in areas of conflict around the world.

On the tenth an...

Created on 2013-08-19 04:00:00
10 PGA Urges World To Follow Gandhi’s Lead On International Non-Violence Day
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2 October 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - On the international day of non-violence – held annually on Mahatma Gandhi's birthday – Ministers and Ambassadors from around the world gathered in the United Nations ECOSOC

Created on 2012-10-02 04:00:00
11 PGA Vuk Jeremic Looks Back At General Assembly Debate At UN Press Conference
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4 October 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - Vuk Jemeric, President of the 67th General Assembly held his first press conference at the United Nations on Wednesday

Created on 2012-10-04 04:00:00
12 Road Safety: A Matter Of Health And Sustainability
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12 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - A panel discussion on road saf...

Created on 2013-04-12 15:34:30
13 Secretary-General Calls For Cooperation With Arab League
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11 July 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - United Nations Secretary-General applauded the combined efforts of the UN and the Arab League to find solutions to ongoing challenges facing the Middle East and North Africa. Shaken by the political upheaval a...

Created on 2012-07-11 14:00:01
14 Secretary-General Launches New Global Education Initiative, Stressing Importance Of Education In Timor-Leste
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16 August 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - "Education saves lives. Education carries hope. Education builds dignity. Education is growth."

Created on 2012-08-16 04:00:00
15 Stevie Wonder Lights Up UN Day 2012 For Global Peace
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24 October 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Excitement lit up the historic United Nations General assembly Hall on Wednesday as spectators enjoyed the UN Day Concert, "A Message of Peace", featuring Grammy award winner and UN Messenger of Peace, Stevie Wonder

Created on 2012-10-24 04:00:00
16 U.S. is Taking the Lead in UN Reform
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20 January 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - When it comes to the ecumenical issue of UN reform, just about everyone has an opinion.

Created on 2012-01-20 05:00:00
17 UNESCO Recognizes First Annual World Radio Day
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13 February 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - In a century dominated by technological leaps, few instruments had as profound an effect on the twentieth century as did radio. The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, recognized the amazing power of radio on Monday, with the first ever World Radio Day....

Created on 2012-02-13 16:49:17
18 Us President Obama Condemns Extremism In UN Speech
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25 September 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - "But the attacks of the last two weeks are not simply an assault on America. They are also an assault on the very ideals upon which the United Nations was founded

Created on 2012-09-25 04:00:00

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