Daily Archives: August 4, 2016

In Brazil, UN chief encourages Olympic Refugee Team to ‘show strength,’ inspire the world

4 August 2016 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today paid a visit to the Olympic Village in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where he encouraged refugee athletes to show the world their strengths.

“I know …

Speeches: YALI Mandela Washington Fellow Summit

Good afternoon, everyone! It is truly an honor to be here today to speak to you as you round out what I know has been an extraordinary rich experience in your respective universities across the …

Africa: YALI Mandela Washington Fellow Summit

YALI Mandela Washington Fellow Summit

Remarks

Linda Thomas-Greenfield
Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs

Omni Shoreham Hotel, Regency Ballroom
Washington, DC
August 3, 2016


Good afternoon, everyone! It is truly an honor to be here

Charity boxing event set to raise cash for battling youngster Kian

Novice boxers are squaring up as they prepare to take part in a charity tournament for a battling youngster fighting cancer.

Pinks Collar Boxing show will see volunteers from Sunderland and South Tyneside take to …

Speeches: Dentons 2016 Energy Outlook Event

Thank you for inviting me to speak today on this topic, which is obviously near and dear to my heart, not only as my professional responsibilities but actually something I wake up every day believing …