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Speakers Call for Prioritizing Education, Health in Quest to Level Gender Playing Field, as Third Committee Holds Debate on Women’s Advancement

Delegates in the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) debated the international response to violence against women today, opening a discussion on the advancement of women.

The Committee heard from special mandate holders and heads …

Motion for a resolution on the situation of people with albinism in Malawi and other African countries – B8-2017-0554

The European Parliament,

¾having regard to its resolution of 4 September 2008 on the killing of albinos in Tanzania and to its previous resolution of 6 July 2016 on the situation of persons …

General Assembly Concludes New Agenda for Cities Meeting by Focusing on Role of Stakeholders in Advancing Sustainable Urbanization Policies

Local governments, civil society groups and others working to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — including its targets related to urbanization — required United Nations support underpinned by a “spirit of inclusiveness and …

Babatunde Osotimehin Dedicated His Life to Public Health of Women, Young People, Says Deputy Secretary-General at Inaugural Lecture

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the inaugural Professor Babatunde Osotimehin Lecture, in London today:

It is an honour to be asked to give this inaugural lecture celebrating …

CPEC helps breaking cycles of poverty, under-evelopment: Ahsan Iqbal


CPEC helps breaking cycles of poverty, under-evelopment: Ahsan Iqbal
Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Minister for Planning, Development and Reform, Prof. Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), was creating opportunities for

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