Daily Archives: May 10, 2014

Statement by Toby Lanzer, Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan / South Sudan Aid Chief Welcomes Agreement to Resolve the Crisis

JUBA, South Sudan, May 10, 2014 – “Given the enormous, immediate and medium-term humanitarian consequences of the past five months of fighting, I am pleased to note the parties’ agreement in Addis Ababa. An end …

UK Foreign Office Minister welcomes South Sudan peace agreement

LONDON, United-Kingdom, May 10, 2014 – Minister for Africa welcomes agreement but expresses grave concerns over human rights violations and continued fighting.

Foreign Office Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds said:

“I welcome the agreement signed …

Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of her Visit to Morocco

RABAT, Morocco, May 10, 2014 – Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), made the following statement today in Rabat:

“It is a great pleasure to return to Morocco, home of …

IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review of Policy Support Instrument for Mozambique

MAPUTO, Mozambique, May 10, 2014 – The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed today the second review of Mozambique’s economic performance under the program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). In …

Statement by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice on Peace Agreement in South Sudan

WASHINGTON, May 10, 2014 – For five months, fighting in South Sudan has robbed that country of hope and denied its people the peace and prosperity they deserve. The agreement South Sudan President Salva Kiir …