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1 New Kinds Of Forests Springing Up In Cities
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

11 April 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - A new kind of forest is budding up in the world and its roots are not set under the earth, but rather on material foundation, like stone and concrete.

Created on 2013-04-11 04:00:00
2 UN Pays Tribute To The Fallen, Not Forgotten
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

29 May 2013, New York, USA | Mathilde Guenegan - Each and every year on May 29th, the United Nations honors its Blue Helmets at the highest level commemorating the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers.

Created on 2013-05-29 04:00:00
3 'Future We Want' Needs New Global Partnership
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

30 May 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - "We are at the beginning of an historic journey," said United Nation Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the UN General Assembly after receiving the fresh report of the High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Created on 2013-05-30 04:00:00
4 ‘Seriously concerned’ by situation in Jammu and Kashmir, UN rights chief urges de-escalation of tensions
( Human Rights )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

4 October 2016 – The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, is seriously concerned about the human rights situation in Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir, as well as the rising tensions between India and P...

Created on 2016-10-04 21:15:10
5 "A Once-In-A-Generation Opportunity" –Rio+20
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

29 May 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - "We are close – close to a once-in-a-generation opportunity to define the future of the seven -- soon to be nine -- billion people living on our planet," said Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser

Created on 2012-05-29 04:00:00
6 “SOCCKET” Brings Power To The People
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

28 June 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz -Soccer balls bounce. They carom off of feet, heads, and goalposts, they crash into walls and cars, roll down alleys and into hous...

Created on 2012-06-28 14:23:00
7 27/09/2016
( International Court of Justice )
Created on 2016-09-27 14:00:00
8 Afghanistan And UN Agencies Team Up To Combat Climate Change
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo / Luke Powell

Content by: South-South News

11 October 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - The government of Afghanistan is teaming up with the United Nations in an effort to fight off the effects of Global warming in the country.

Created on 2012-10-11 04:00:00
9 Afghanistan Appeals For Humanitarian Aid
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

28 January 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Afghanistan's progress will be under a microscope this year, as the date of departure for allied military forces, sometime in 2014, draws ever nearer. As the country continues to rebuild itse...

Created on 2013-01-28 18:00:20
10 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
11 American Election To Be Felt Around The World
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

2 November 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - More than most American elections, this one has been primarily about domestic issues.

Created on 2012-11-02 16:29:47
12 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
13 Australia Dramatically Expands Marine Protection
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

14 June 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Days before Rio+20 is set to commence, the Australian government made a move demonstrating that its commitment to sustainable development is more than just talk. The Australian government announced that it will establish the world's ...

Created on 2012-06-14 16:49:30
14 Bahrain: UN rights office concerned at crackdown on human rights and political opposition groups
( Human Rights )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

21 June 2016 – Concerned at the intensification of a crackdown on free expression and association, and the right to a nationality in Bahrain, the United Nations human rights office today urged the Government to ensure those rights are protected ...

Created on 2016-06-21 15:28:37
15 Ban Ki-Moon Honours Dag Hammarskjöld On 60th Anniversary Of His Oath To Office Website Section: United Nations
( UN Main Bodies )

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4 October 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - 

Created on 2013-04-10 20:02:30
16 Ban Ki-moon Kicks Off Central America Tour in Honduras
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

Pictured above from left to right: Ban Soo-taek, Ban Ki-moon, Juan Orlando Hernandez, and Ana Garcia de Hernandez wave to a South-South News cameraman at the Presidential Palace in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

14 January 2015, Tegucigalpa, Honduras | Brendan Pastor – United Nations Secreta...

Created on 2015-01-15 02:44:00
17 Ban Ki-Moon Stands Up For LGBT Rights
( Global Development )

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Content by: South-South News

11 December 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - In the aftermath of Human Rights Day, Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon spoke out against the widespread violence against Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) people throughout the world

Created on 2012-12-11 05:00:00
18 Ban Launches Un Investigation Into Alleged Syrian Chemical Attack
( Global Development )

Photo: Un Photo

Content by: South-South News

22 March 2013,...

Created on 2013-03-22 18:28:04
19 Ban To Attend Nam Summit In Tehran
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

23 August 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will visit Iran at the end of the month to take part in the 16th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), according to his Spokesperson.

Created on 2012-08-23 17:48:35
20 Ban Tries To Cool Tempers In Dprk Crisis
( Global Development )

Photo: Un Photo

Content by: South-South News

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon did what he could on Tuesday to defuse the escalating war of words between North Korea and the United States and its allies in East Asia, saying that the "crisis has already gone too far," and calling for restraint and calm m...

Created on 2013-04-02 10:36:29

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