Daily Archives: July 5, 2017

Quantum technology holds promise of a future without fakes

CounterfeitsQuantum technology holds promise of a future without fakes

Published 6 July 2017

Counterfeit products are a huge problem – from medicines to car parts, fake technology costs lives. Every year, imports of counterfeited

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

Good afternoon.

**Cyprus

The Secretary-General will leave New York this evening to travel to Switzerland.  Tomorrow, on …

Over 7 million children crossing borders in West and Central Africa: UN

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A boy walks on a sand bank surrounding a refugee camp in M’bera, Mauritania. Photo: UNICEF/Dragaj

More than 7 million children are crossing borders in West and Central Africa in …

New UN report encourages African countries to harness growing tourism sector

5 July 2017 &#150 African governments should make it easier and safer for Africans to travel within the continent, the United Nations said in a new report released today, noting that tourism demand there is …

Press Releases: Meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS

Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Brett McGurk will host senior leaders of the Coalition for a series of meetings in Washington D.C next week. On July 11, the Coalition’s Working …