Category Archives: Society

General Assembly, Taking Action on Reports of Its Fourth Committee, Adopts 37 Draft Resolutions, Decisions

Upon the recommendation of its Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization), the General Assembly adopted 35 resolutions and 2 decisions today, on issues including the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and decolonization.

Taking up Israeli-Palestinian issues, the Assembly …

Report – Implementation of the Common Foreign and Security Policy – A8-0360/2016 – Committee on Foreign Affairs

on the implementation of the Common Foreign and Security Policy


The European Parliament,

–  having regard to the Annual Report from the Council to the European Parliament on the Common Foreign …

UAE commemorates 45th National Day

NNA - The United Arab Emirates commemorates its 45th National Day on December 2nd, a day that embodies the Spirit of the Union and celebrates 45 years of great achievements since the federation was established …

Secretary-General, in World Observance, Reaffirms Vision of Zero New HIV Infections, Discrimination, AIDS-related Deaths by 2030

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the World AIDS Day event, in New York today:

Thank you, [Michel] Sidibé, for your very kind words and for recognizing my small contribution.  Whatever we might …

Amnesty International alleges human rights abuses in global palm oil production

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