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1 ‘All girls count,’ says UN, calling for reliable data to uncover and tackle inequalities holding them back
( Women, Children and Population )

Content by: UN News Centre


11 October 2016 – Girls are the sometimes-hidden change-makers of the present and future, and to make sure their voices are heard, the United Nations is marking the International Day of the Girl Child by calling on governments, civil society gro...

Created on 2016-10-11 16:28:10
2 Alarmed by Continuing Syria Crisis, Security Council Affirms Its Support for Special Envoy’s Approach in Moving Political Solution Forward
( UN Security Council Meetings )

Content by: UN News Centre

Expressing grave alarm over the continuing crisis in Syria and its toll of over 250,000 dead and 12 million displaced, the Security Council this afternoon affirmed its support for the approach of Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura in moving forward a political solution to the conflict.

Created on 2015-08-17 05:00:00
3 Chance Ebola Can Be Defeated by End of 2015, World Health Organization Chief Tells Security Council, Urging Sustained Focus to Prevent Future Outbreaks
( UN Security Council Meetings )

Content by: UN News Centre

Ebola could be “soundly defeated” by the end of the year if the intensity of case detection and contact tracing was sustained, the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) told the Security Council today, outlining reforms to improve the organization’s performance and crediting unwavering leadership, especially in Liberia, Guinea a...

Created on 2015-08-13 05:00:00
4 Goal of Resolving Israeli-Palestinian Question Clear, but 20 Years of Failed Talks Led to ‘Slow and Painful Withering of Hope’, Security Council Told in Briefing
( UN Security Council Meetings )

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The recurrent violent incidents and radicalization in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem and Gaza, threatened to further destabilize an already tense environment for Israel and Palestine, a United Nations senior political affairs official told the Security Council today, urging both sides to work together to reduce tensions and prevent ex...

Created on 2015-08-19 05:00:00
5 INTERVIEW: Ahead of Baku Forum, UN official spotlights ‘soft power’ to prevent violent extremism and conflict
( UN General Assembly News )

22 April 2016 – As the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) prepares for an upcoming global conference in Baku, Azerbaijan, the head of the UN body has stressed the need to leverage ‘soft power’ to curb the ris...

Created on 2016-04-25 05:00:00
6 SC's Final Assessment of Pre-Election Burundi
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

5 November 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - The United Nations Security Council took up the situation in Burundi today, a country struggling to emerge from a 12-year civil war, with political tension dominating the upcoming nation-wide elections.

Created on 2014-11-05 23:24:27
7 Selecting the next Secretary-General: UN to hold townhall meeting with candidates
( UN General Assembly News )

12 July 2016 – Continuing a series of ‘firsts’ regarding the selection of the next United Nations Secretary-General, candidates for the world’s top d...

Created on 2016-07-12 05:00:00
8 Syria Dominates Debate At United Nations
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

7 June 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - As news of another Syrian massacre makes its way into United Nations headquarters in New York, world leaders are becoming increasing exasperated in their calls for an end to violence. A discovered of 78 murdered and maimed bodies in Qubeir, a city near Houla, where 108 were killed last week, pro...

Created on 2012-06-07 15:05:38
9 The Elders Urge Greater Efforts Against Autocrats
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

27 September 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson, speaking on behalf of the Elders, said on September 22 Sep) that “when the Security Council fails to act, it undermines the world’s faith in the United Nations and gives confidence to autocrats that they can commit terrible atrocitie...

Created on 2017-09-27 18:35:20
10 UN forum highlights importance of stronger partnerships for financing sustainable development
( Economic Development )

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18 April 2017 – Underlining the importance of sustainable finance for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainab...

Created on 2017-04-18 17:27:34
11 Well-Trained, Oriented Peacekeepers ‘Country’s Best Defence against Violence’, Senior Official Tells Security Council as It Considers Security Sector Reform
( UN Security Council Meetings )

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Security sector professionalization should be at the core of the mandates and activities of United Nations peace operations where appropriate, a top peacekeeping official told the Security Council this morning.

“Well-trained, well-supported and service-oriented police and military professionals are a country’s best defence against the viole...

Created on 2015-08-20 05:00:00


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