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Newly-elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President pledges focus on ‘peace and prosperity’ for mos
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Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Newly-elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President pledges focus on ‘peace and prosperity’ for mos
The global reach of the United Nations makes it “the world's best hope for peace and security, sustainable development and the promotion and protection of human rights and social progress”, said the top Nigerian diplomat who will be the next President of the General Assembly.Read Full Article ...
 
UN ‘financial crisis,’ years in the making, Guterres tells budget body, proposes solutions
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Wednesday, 21 August 2019
UN ‘financial crisis,’ years in the making, Guterres tells budget body, proposes solutions
The UN’s financial crisis has been years in the making and is undermining the organization’s mandates and reform efforts, Secretary-General António Guterres to...
 
‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off
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Wednesday, 21 August 2019
‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off
Unsafe food kills an estimated 420,000 people every year, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, just ahead of the first-ever UN Wor...
 
World must avoid a new Cold War, UN chief tells economic forum in Russia
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Wednesday, 21 August 2019
World must avoid a new Cold War, UN chief tells economic forum in Russia
In a world where international relations have become "more chaotic," world leaders must avoid a new Cold War, UN Secretary-General António Guterres told delega...
 
St. Vincent and the Grenadines breaks a record, as smallest ever Security Council seat holder
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Wednesday, 21 August 2019
St. Vincent and the Grenadines breaks a record, as smallest ever Security Council seat holder
Following a secret ballot held on Friday, the UN General Assembly elected five countries to the Security Council, including St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the...
 
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