Daily Archives: August 29, 2018

Mutation Breeding of Rice Increases Food Security across Asia

The use of radiation in improving crop varieties offers an effective means of adapting agricultural crops to changing weather conditions, while also increasing yields to feed a growing population, agreed speakers at a session at …

Increased chances of more rainfall in the region, climate outlook indicates

(28th August 2018, Kigali, Rwanda) There is likely to be more rainfall compared to long-term rainfall average over the northern sector (southern parts of South Sudan, south and central parts of Ethiopia, and north-eastern parts …

Multi-agency law enforcement project in El Salvador detects passenger wanted for 12 years on terrorism charges

A suspicious passenger, wanted by the FBI and INTERPOL for 12 years on charges of terrorism, has been detected and investigated at the international airport of El Salvador by the Joint Airport Interdiction Task Force …

United Nations Must Be ‘Bold and Creative’ in Using Mediation to Broker Peace, Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Meaningful Women’s Involvement Throughout Peace Processes, Decision-making Key for Reconciliation, Speakers Stress during Day-Long Debate
With conflicts taking on transnational dimensions, peace agreements growing more elusive and political will waning, the United Nations must be …

Urging Greater Investment in Diplomacy for Peace, Secretary-General Highlights UN’s Mediation Tools, Successes, during Security Council Debate

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres remarks, as delivered, to the open debate on the maintenance of international peace and security: mediation and the peaceful resolution of conflicts, in New York today:
War is becoming …