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Why there’s no need to panic on UN peacekeeping cuts

Fears are growing that the UN will be forced to drastically cut peacekeeping missions at President Donald Trump’s behest. Fortunately, it’s a lot more complicated than that. First, Trump has to get his proposed budget …

South Sudanese government yet to show “meaningful concern” for citizens

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Secretary-General António Guterres (left) addresses the Security Council. At his side is Boris Johnson, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom and President of the

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,

–  …

Credible Dialogue Cannot Be Held at Gunpoint, Secretary-General Tells Meeting on South Sudan, Faulting Leadership’s Refusal Even to Acknowledge Crisis

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council on South Sudan, in New York today:

I thank His Excellency Boris Johnson, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Kingdom, for

Helen Clark: Speech at the Opening Session of the 2017 Regional Management Meeting for UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Asia-Pacific

Mar 8, 2017

Between 1990 and 2013, over 1.14 billion people in the Asia Pacific region were lifted out of extreme poverty. Leaving no one behind is vital to achieving Agenda 2030. Photo: UNDP

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