Daily Archives: September 19, 2017

At UN, Central European leaders spotlight development, countering terrorism and securing peace

19 September 2017 &#150 Sustainable development, ensuring peace and security and protecting human rights are the basic goals of the international community and the foundations of the United Nations system, Andrzej Duda, the President of …

South and Central Asia: UVA Darden School, Concordia and U.S. Department of State's Office of Global Partnerships Announce Sanitation Marketing Systems in Bangladesh as Winner of 2017 P3 Impact Award

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business Institute for Business in Society, Concordia and the U.S. Department of State’s Office of Global Partnerships is pleased to announce during the 2017 Concordia Summit in New …

No one country can resolve global challenges single-handedly, Zambia stresses at UN Assembly

19 September 2017 &#150 Reaffirming Zambia’s commitment to international cooperation to address the challenges facing the planet, the country’s President today called on world leaders to come together and act boldly for the sake of …

Secretary-General Urges Joint Action to Better Serve Society, Positively Shape Future, at Luncheon with Heads of State, Government

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ toast at a lunch for Heads of State and Government, in New York today:

Allow me to use a formula I have learned in eastern Africa:  …

The 21st century will be an African century, African Union President tells UN General Assembly

19 September 2017 &#150 The 21st century will see Africa take its rightful place on the world stage, Alpha Condé, the President of Guinea, which also holds the current presidency of the African Union, told …