Daily Archives: December 13, 2017

United action needed in Central Africa to defuse regional tensions, Security Council told

13 December 2017 &#150 Despite some positive developments, the overall situation in Central Africa still requires concerted action at all levels to address sociopolitical tensions, economic difficulties and abuses by armed groups, a United Nations …

Press Releases: The Troika Calls on All Parties to Participate in the High Level Revitalization Forum for Peace in South Sudan

The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and Norway.

On Monday, December 18, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) will convene …

Adequate Funding Essential for Success of New Verification Operation in Colombia, Speakers Say as Fifth Committee Considers Budgets for Special Political Missions

The new Mission to monitor Colombia’s historic peace agreement needed adequate funding to ensure it was as effective as the first operation in the country, delegates said as the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) took up the …

Financing for New Climate‑Friendly Era Must Be Aligned with 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary‑General Tells Eminent Personalities at High‑Level Event

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at session IV of the High‑level Event of Eminent Personalities of the South, “Fiscal Justice and Financing for Development”, in Quito today:

It is time to usher in an …

Ontario passes law to ban scalper bots, strengthen ticket laws

  • Ontario passes law to ban scalper bots, strengthen ticket laws
  • Ontario Liberals ordered hydro firms to advertise rate-cut plan on bills: NDP