UNDPI.org

NGO information exchange

Monday
Feb 26th
 
Home arrow UN news
UN news
Former Italian prime minister to head African Union-UN peacekeeping panel
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Former Italian prime minister to head African Union-UN peacekeeping panel
Former Italian prime minister Romano Prodi will head a new joint panel set up to support African Union (AU) peacekeeping missions established under a United Nations mandate, the world body announced today.Read Full Article ...
 
UN human rights chief urges greater efforts to halt gender discrimination
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
UN human rights chief urges greater efforts to halt gender discrimination
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights today said that much more needs to be done to protect women from discrimination and achieve gender equali...
 
Ban urges restraint, dialogue following Bolivia violence
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Ban urges restraint, dialogue following Bolivia violence
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his deep concern about the loss of life resulting from violent clashes in Bolivia, as well as attempts to disrupt t...
 
Congolese rape survivors break silence at UN-organized event
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Congolese rape survivors break silence at UN-organized event
Female survivors of rape and sexual abuse are sharing their stories today at an event organized by the United Nations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (...
 
Zimbabwean power-sharing deal sparks praise from Ban
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Zimbabwean power-sharing deal sparks praise from Ban
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed today's agreement between the Zimbabwean Government and the country's opposition on the formation of a government of...
 
Ban pledges continued UN reform to meet changing global conditions
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Ban pledges continued UN reform to meet changing global conditions
The United Nations has made important progress on internal reform but needs to continue to improve to respond to the rapidly changing world environment, Secret...
 
Serbian ultranationalist aide found guilty of contempt by UN tribunal
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Serbian ultranationalist aide found guilty of contempt by UN tribunal
A former aide to a top Serbian ultranationalist politician has been found guilty of contempt by the United Nations tribunal set up to deal with the worst war c...
 
UN provides $22 million boost for poor Ghanaian farmers
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
UN provides $22 million boost for poor Ghanaian farmers
The United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) today announced a $22 million loan to Ghana to boost the livelihoods of over 100,000 ...
 
Security Council hears briefing from committee monitoring sanctions on Iran
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 12 September 2008
Security Council hears briefing from committee monitoring sanctions on Iran
The head of the Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against Iran over its nuclear programme today updated the 15-member body on the panel's latest ...
 
<< Start < Prev 6851 6852 6853 6854 6855 6856 6857 6858 6859 6860 Next > End >>

Results 130170 - 130188 of 131897

Poll

How often do you receive first hand information about the UN from your radio & TV stations?
 

Crisis watch

  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.