Daily Archives: November 25, 2017

'Long walk to freedom' unfinished for women, girls – Deputy Secretary-General says in Mandela lecture

25 November 2017 &#150 Reflecting on the legacy of Nelson Mandela, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed called for investment in women and girls, decrying gender inequality as perhaps the most pervasive disparity around the …

Latest from the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM), based on information received as of 19:30, 24 November 2017

This report is for the media and the general public.

The SMM recorded more ceasefire violations in Donetsk and Luhansk regions compared with the previous reporting period. It continued to observe armed men and armoured


This year’s Ghana e-Commerce Conference and Exhibition— a platform for online businesses and businesses that want to trade safely on the internet— has begun in Accra. 

E-Commerce Expo 2017, the fourth in a series, is …

President Akufo-Addo receives Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday received Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II at the Flagstaff House, as the monarch began activities marking her three-day historic visit to Ghana.

Earlier, the Queen, on arrival at the …

South and Central Asia: On the Occasion of the Inauguration of the New President of the Kyrgyz Republic

The United States government congratulates the Kyrgyz Republic’s newly elected President, Sooronbay Jeenbekov, on his inauguration, which took place today in Bishkek. The United States commends President Jeenbekov and the Kyrgyz people on their commitment …