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Indigenous Speakers in Permanent Forum Decry Governmental Abuse of Traditional Lands, Natural Resources, Urge Respect for Self-Governing Systems

Calls demanding respect for traditional lands, resources, knowledge and cultures rang through the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues today, with participants from the North Pole to New Zealand pressing Governments to move beyond “paper promises” …

Video of a committee meeting – Monday, 24 April 2017 – 15:13 – Committee on Development

Disclaimer: The interpretation does not constitute an authentic record of proceedings.

The simultaneous interpretation of debates provided by the European Parliament serves only to facilitate communication amongst the participants in the meeting. It does not

Economic and Social Council Adopts Texts Addressing Tax Evasion, Forum on Forests, Global Geospatial Matters

20 Million People at Serious Risk Due to Extreme Hunger, Panellists Warn

Prior to adopting resolutions on tax evasion and the United Nations Forum on Forests, as well as a decision on geospatial information, speakers …

2017 ICAO Council Visit highlights Ecuadors aviation environmental accomplishments

​Drawing on the country’s strong legal and political commitment to environmental protection, the Government of Ecuador showcased its green aviation innovation and leadership on the occasion of the ICAO Council’s 2017 Visit.

The visit by …

Secretary-General Appoints Achim Steiner of Germany New Administrator of United Nations Development Programme

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, following consultations with the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), wrote to the President of the General Assembly requesting the General Assembly to confirm Achim Steiner of …

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