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1 Last Round Of Rio+20 Prep Talks Spur Aiming To Reach Agreement
( Global Development )

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14 June 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Rio+20 Conference leaders opened the last session of preparatory negotiations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Thursday, a week before the conference officially known as the UN Conference on Sustainable Development starts, aiming t...

Created on 2012-06-14 04:00:00
2 38 Un Member States Have Already Met Mdg 1: Ending Hunger
( Global Development )

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25 June 2013, New York, USA | Mathilde Guenega - Thirty-eight countries have already reached UN's international goal toward the eradication of hunger, said the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) in June.

Created on 2013-06-25 04:00:00
3 Ambassador Perspective: UN System in Global Governance
( UN Main Bodies )

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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
4 Arms Trade Treaty Talks Heat Up In New York
( Global Development )

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19 March 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - 

Created on 2013-03-19 18:16:30
5 Australia 'World Leader Of Ocean Protection'
( Global Development )

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19 November 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - On Friday, Australia formally declared more than 2.3 million square kilometres (888,035 square miles) of ocean along its coast -spanning from South Australia,

Created on 2012-11-19 05:00:00
6 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
7 Broadband Access Has Power To Transform Education, UN Report Says
( Global Development )

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26 February 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - As everyday experiences remind us that our world has become one global community, with the internet as the key driver, technology is also becoming more and more crucial to education delivery each day

Created on 2013-02-26 05:00:00
8 Building Roads To Build A Country
( Global Development )

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3 january 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - A country's economy is o...

Created on 2013-01-03 19:56:57
9 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
10 Change in Haiti Mission
( UN Main Bodies )

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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
11 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
12 DRC, Great Lakes, Poised For Growth
( Global Development )

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30 May 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon returned from his trip to central Africa this week after a trip to central Africa, where he visited government officials ...

Created on 2013-05-30 19:35:43
13 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
14 Happiness Essential For Sustainable Future
( Global Development )

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20 March 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - "Earth provides enough to satisfy everyman's needs, but not every man's greed" Mahatma Gandhi

Created on 2013-03-20 04:00:00
15 Huge Water Resource Found 'Under' Africa
( Global Development )

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12 June 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - For the first time, scientists have carried out a continent-wide analysis finding a vast water reservoir that lies under Africa's surface in aquifers.

Created on 2012-06-12 04:00:00
16 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
17 International Partnerships Push Afghan-Led Transformation
( Global Development )

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19 March 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Afghanistan elections are slated to take place in the spring of 2014.

Created on 2013-03-19 04:00:00
18 Long Expected ‘AUTISM Pill’ Has Scientists And Parents Hopeful
( UN Agencies and Other Departments )

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1 April 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - On the sixth annu...

Created on 2013-04-01 15:17:51
19 Nepal Takes Action To Ensure 100% Literacy
( Global Development )

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10 January 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Nepal's Ministry of Education has announced the government's roll-out of a project to end illiteracy in the Least Developed Nation (LDC) by 2015

Created on 2013-01-10 05:00:00
20 New UN Report -Three MDG Targets Met
( Global Development )

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17 July 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Three key targets of the UN Millennium Development Goals on poverty, slums and water have been met, says the 2012 MDG Report launched earlier this month

Created on 2012-07-17 04:00:00

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