Daily Archives: May 19, 2017

Education, learning and the 2030 Agenda…

As with the MDGs, education is also a fundamental priority under the SDGs, aiming to “ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.”

This is the fourth SDG, and it …

President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Kathleen Troia (“K.T.”) McFarland to be the United States Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release

May 19, 2017

President Donald J. Trump announces his intention to nominate Kathleen Troia (“K.T.”) McFarland to be the United States Ambassador to the

Speakers at Caribbean Regional Seminar Call for Effective Approaches in Fulfilling Decolonization Mandate, Urging United Nations to End Long Impasse

KINGSTOWN, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 17 May — The United Nations must break its long impasse and tailor effective approaches to self-determination that would lead swiftly to a future based on the aspirations of

Southern Africa: UN, Mozambique host first-ever forum to fight trafficking of people with albinism

19 May 2017 &#150 United Nations agencies are joining forces with governments in Southern Africa in a push to strengthen protections for persons with albinism, who often fall victim to a raft of abuses, including …

UN Daily News Programme 19 May 2017

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Listen to a bulletin of news and features from the United Nations, with Jocelyne Sambira and Daniel Johnson.

In today’s programme: a resurgent cholera outbreak in Yemen is spreading with …