Daily Archives: December 1, 2017

News in Brief 01 December 2017 (PM)

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On World AIDS Day, UNAIDS warns that men are less likely to access HIV treatment and more likely to die
of AIDS-related illnesses. Source: UNAIDS

Global HIV/AIDS response still “lagging

Leaving no one behind: UNDP/UNV Talent Programme for Young Professionals with Disabilities

Bonn, 1 December 2017 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme hosted an engagement and partnership meeting for the UNDP-UNV Talent Programme for Young Professionals with Disabilities at …

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

This report is for the media and the general public.

The SMM recorded more ceasefire violations in Donetsk region compared with the previous reporting period, and no ceasefire violations in Luhansk region.The Mission observed

Press Releases: Joint Press Statement: U.S.-Philippines Bilateral Strategic Dialogue 2017

The United States and the Republic of the Philippines held the seventh Bilateral Strategic Dialogue from November 30-December 1, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Acting Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan …

In Message for World AIDS Day, Secretary-General Calls for Renewed Commitment to Make Epidemic ‘a Thing of the Past’

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message for World AIDS Day, to be observed today:

The world is well on its way to meeting the target of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.  Nearly 21 million people …