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1 Defense Chiefs Meet at UN to Review Peacekeeping Strategies
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Photo: UN Photo / Eskinder Debebe

Content by: South-South News

27 March 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – A high-level meeting of defense chiefs from over 100 United Nations peacekeeping troop contributing countries at the world body's New York headquarters today intends to reshape focus on how to improve the traini...

Created on 2015-03-27 19:21:07
2 Guterres on allegations of exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeepers
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

19 October 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — UN Secretary-General António Guterres said he is “pained” by the allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic (CAR) adding that “the good work and the tremendous sacrifice of peacekeepers around the world has been tarnished by ...

Created on 2017-10-19 20:12:26
3 Juba Report Criticized and Defended
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

27 October 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — Kenya has rejected the findings of the UN investigation into violence in the South Sudanese capital of Juba as well as Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s decision to request the removal of the force commander, a Kenyan general. Macharia Kamau, Kenya’s ambassador to the UN, said on No...

Created on 2016-11-04 20:44:05
4 Peacekeepers: An Untapped Resource in the Fight Against Ebola
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

15 September 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – The ongoing Ebola outbreak wreaking havoc across three countries in West Africa has meant aid agencies and international organizations must reach out to unconventional sources of support.

Created on 2014-09-15 04:00:00
5 Peacekeepers’ Memorial Service
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

20 April 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — The UN on April 19 held the Annual Memorial Service to honor UN personnel who lost their lives in the line of duty between July 2016 and the end of last year.

Created on 2018-04-20 15:57:18
6 Reducing Peacekeeper Casualties
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

26 January 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — Presenting “The Cruz Report” – a comprehensive review on how to reduce casualties amongst peacekeepers serving in UN missions - the UN Under Secretary-General for Peacekeeping, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, called the report “a very, very candid assessment of what the problems are and ...

Created on 2018-01-26 20:13:50
7 Session on Women Peace and Security
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

31 October 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — Speaking at a UN Security Council meeting on Women Peace and Security on October 27, the Chef de Cabinet of the UN Secretary-General, Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, said, “It is simply unacceptable that in 2017, only 3 per cent of our peacekeepers, the most visible face of the United Nat...

Created on 2017-10-31 20:19:27
8 The Perils of Peacekeeping in 2014
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

19 August 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – The number of peacekeepers and humanitarian aid workers killed, kidnapped, or seriously injured has reached record levels, according to new data published by the United Nations.

Created on 2014-08-19 04:00:00
9 Tribute to Fallen Peacekeepers
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

5 June 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid tribute on June 1st to fallen peacekeepers who served under the UN flag and recommitted to “carrying forward their mission for a better future.”

Created on 2018-06-05 14:32:53
10 US Ambassador talks at Security Council Stakeout
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

28 August 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — United States ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the UN peacekeeping mission in Lebanon (UNIFIL) was “not doing its job effectively” describing its commander’s position on Hizbollah’s arms in the south as “an embarrassing lack of understanding on what is going on...

Created on 2017-08-28 16:20:11

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