Monthly Archives: November 2017

UN and Africa: Youth empowerment, space technology and legally defining sexual violence

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Bruce McCarron, Director of the Office of Operations, Legal and Technology Services at UNDP. UN News/Runa A 

Space technology helping UNDP improve the lives
of people in need

Space-based applications …

News in Brief 30 November 2017 (PM)

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Jorge Chediek, Director of UNOSSC, during the closing ceremony of the Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD). Photo: UN News/Laura Quiñones


South-South expo draws to a close

Representatives from southern hemisphere …

Africa: Sports Envoys Alex Morgan and Servando Carrasco Visit Tanzania


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Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC
November 30, 2017


Olympic Gold Medalist and FIFA Women’s World Cup champion Alex Morgan and Orlando City SC midfielder Servando Carrasco of Major League Soccer are traveling

Declaring Israel’s Actions in Syrian Golan, East Jerusalem ‘Null and Void’, General Assembly Adopts Six Resolutions on Palestine, Middle East

Concluding its annual debate on the question of Palestine and the situation in the Middle East, the General Assembly adopted six resolutions today — including two declaring Israel’s actions in the Syrian Golan and East Jerusalem …

Press Releases: U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, M.D.

MS NAUERT: Hi, everyone. Good afternoon. Hope you’re all having a good day. Many of you may have received a notice from us earlier today about World AIDS Day, and tomorrow is World AIDS Day, …