Tag Archives: MilleniumGoals

General Assembly Takes Action on Second Committee Reports by Adopting 41 Texts, also Passes Overhaul of United Nations Peace, Security Pillar

Increasing Official Development Assistance, Updating Bank Policies to Support 2030 Agenda among Resolutions Approved

Gearing up to implement the international community’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the General Assembly today adopted 41 resolutions and two related decisions aimed …

Secretary-General Calls for Greater Security Council Focus on Emerging Situations, Systematic Pursuit of Conflict Prevention as Sound Investment in Future

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the Security Council open debate on “Addressing Complex Contemporary Challenges to International Peace and Security”, in New York today:

I thank Japan for using its presidency of …

Draft agenda – Monday, 15 January 2018 – Strasbourg

Draft agenda
Strasbourg Monday, 15 January 2018 – Thursday, 18 January 2018  213k
Monday, 15 January 2018   Version: Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 14:28

17:00 – 21:00   Debates
Speaking time
1     point Resumption of session and order of business
    point Joint

Human Cost of Arms Trafficking ‘Runs Deep’, Disarmament Chief Stresses as Security Council Debates Halting Illicit Trade on ‘Dark Web’

At a time of deepening regional tensions, expanding terrorist and criminal networks, and traditional and non‑traditional conflicts wreaking havoc on communities, the pressing issue of the spread of small arms, light weapons and their ammunition …

United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament in Asia, Pacific to Host Illicit Trafficking of Small Arms, Light Weapons Seminar, 19-20 December

NEW YORK, 18 December (Office for Disarmament Affairs) — The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Asia and the Pacific and the Government of Cambodia are jointly organizing a Regional Seminar on …