Daily Archives: November 22, 2017

UN and Africa: Modern peacekeeping, Darfur’s winning RETD and UNMISS’s lifesaving role

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Lt General Roméo Dallaire speaking to Matt Wells. UN News/Matt Wells

“New set of tools” needed for modern peacekeeping: Dallaire

A “new set of tools” is needed to make UN peacekeeping …

Involving men plays crucial role for women's empowerment, says activist

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Inna Modja, Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), at the high-level launch of the
EU-UN Spotlight Initiative for the elimination of violence against women and girls. The

Concerns Aired about Syria Envoy Office, Adviser on Genocide Prevention, as Fifth Committee Examines Budgets for Special Political Missions

Delegates Also Approve Draft Resolutions on Activities of Internal Oversight Services Office, United Nations 2018-19 Meetings Calendar

As the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today examined the recommended 2018 budgets for special political missions and the …

Secretary-General Appoints Pernille Dahler Kardel of Denmark Acting Special Coordinator for Lebanon

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Pernille Dahler Kardel of Denmark as Acting United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon.

Ms. Kardel succeeds Sigrid Kaag of the Netherlands, who concluded her assignment …

UN SecretaryGeneral appoints Pernille Dahler Kardel of Denmark as Acting Special Coordinator for Lebanon

NNA – United Nations Secretary- General Antonio Guterres today announced the appointment of Pernille Dahler Kardel of Denmark as Acting United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon (UNSCOL).

Ms. Kardel succeeds Sigrid Kaag of the Netherlands, …