Tag Archives: Environment

Benin Resumes Pineapple Exports — With the Help of Nuclear Techniques

Allada, Benin — Benin’s farmers can again export pineapples to the European Union, their most lucrative market, following the set-up of a food safety surveillance system with the help of the IAEA and the Food …

Holistic Solutions in Addressing Gender-Based Violence Key to Tackling Multiple Crises in Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, Security Council Told

Sexual Crimes ‘No Longer in the Shadows’, Says Bolivia, As Deputy Secretary-General Briefs on Bid to Drive Women, Peace, Security Agenda

Donors, neighbouring countries and other partners must invest in holistic solutions to the multiple …

Investing in Women, Girls Must Be Central to Efforts for Sustainable Peace, Development, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Security Council meeting on peace and security in Africa, in New York today:

I thank the Security Council for this …

Achim Steiner, UNDP Administrator, Remarks at the Japan National Press Club, Tokyo, Japan

Aug 10, 2017

With its emphasis on ‘protection’ and ‘empowerment’ of affected people, Japan is funding both UNDP and UNHCR to help address the Syrian refugee crisis in Turkey, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, and the Balkans.

In Somalia, there is a dangerous nexus between climate change and violent conflict

Somalia is ground zero for an emerging trend in global affairs– the nexus between climate change and conflict.

Journalist Laura Heaton spent years reporting on how climate change and conflict feed off each other in …

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