Tag Archives: UNSecretaryGeneral

GHANA HOSTS HIGH LEVEL AFRICAN ROUNDTABLE ON SDGs IMPLEMENTATION

A High Level African Roundtable Conference on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has begun in Accra.

The two-day meeting is taking place under the auspices of His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, …

UN launches initiative to improve climate resilience of women in the Sahel


Paris, 12 December 2017
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A new United Nations initiative, aimed at building the resilience of a million women and youth in the Sahel to climate impacts through smart agriculture, was launched today at the …

Lift in global economy prompts opportunities to tackle deep-rooted development issues – UN

11 December 2017 &#150 A three per cent upturn in the global economy has paved the way to readjust policy towards longer-term issues, such as addressing climate change, tackling existing inequalities and removing institutional obstacles …

'Genocide should not be part of our present or our future,' UN adviser says on day to honour victims

9 December 2017 &#150 The United Nations office that coordinates efforts on genocide prevention has launched an appeal for Member States to ratify the 1948 genocide convention by the end of 2018 if they haven&#39t …

Motion for a resolution on Myanmar: the situation of the Rohingya – B8-2017-0674

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its numerous resolutions on Myanmar/Burma and the Rohingya, in particular those of 16 September 2017, 15 December 2016, 7 July 2016 and 21 May 2015 on the mass …