Tag Archives: PeaceProcess
Department Must Continue to Disseminate Factual, Impartial Information, Delegates Stress as Committee on Information Continues 2017 Session
Acting Global Communications Chief Echoes Delegates’ Concerns over ‘Fake News’
Against a backdrop of spiking extremism, proliferating “fake news” and an increasingly fragmented global media space, the Department of Public Information must continue to disseminate …
3 Apr 2017
The United States will push for peacekeeping reform and the promotion of human rights as it takes over the presidency of the Security Council on …
Israel Markedly Increased Settlement Construction, Announcements in Last Three Months, Middle East Special Coordinator Tells Security Council
The last three months had seen a high rate of Israeli settlement plans and construction in the Occupied Palestinian Territory increased notably in the last three months, as did provocations from both sides, despite a …
Text adopted – EU priorities for the UN Human Rights Council sessions in 2017 – P8_TA-PROV(2017)0089 – Thursday, 16 March 2017 – Strasbourg – Provisional edition
The European Parliament,
– having regard to the Charter of the United Nations,
– having regard to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and to the UN human rights conventions and optional protocols thereto,
The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General.
Good afternoon, everyone.
The Secretary-General spoke at the General Assembly’s meeting this morning commemorating …