Tag Archives: Protectionism

Natural Hazards, Lack of Resources Hindering Efforts to Implement Sustainable Development Targets, Speakers Say, as Second Committee Concludes Debate

Droughts and floods in Mozambique were causing displacement and having disastrous effects on its gross domestic product, agriculture and food security, that country’s representative told the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) today as it concluded …

Preventing Climate Change, Acknowledging Needs of Specific States Focus, as Second Committee Concludes General Debate

Preventing climate change, enhancing international cooperation, and acknowledging the needs of specific groups and categories of States were necessary to implement the 2030 Agenda and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, Member States said today as …

G20 Leaders’ Communique Hangzhou Summit

1. We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Hangzhou, China on 4-5 September 2016.

2. We met at a time when the global economic recovery is progressing, resilience is improved in some economies and …

East Asia and the Pacific: Australia-United States Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN)

Following is the text of the 2013 AUSMIN Joint Communique:

Marking the 28th anniversary of the Australia-U.S. Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) in the 63rd year of the United States-Australia Alliance, Secretary of State John …