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Nepal: UN welcomes release of three detained under public security law
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Nepal: UN welcomes release of three detained under public security law
The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Nepal has welcomed the release of three people who had been detained under the country's Public Security Act (PSA).Read Full Article ...
 
Global consensus on climate change more feasible now - Assembly President
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Global consensus on climate change more feasible now - Assembly President
Not only is it more pressing than ever, but it is now more achievable than ever for the international community to reach agreement on how to combat climate cha...
 
International Criminal Court suspends release of Congolese rebel leader
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
International Criminal Court suspends release of Congolese rebel leader
The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has suspended the release of Thomas Lubanga Dyilo, a Congolese rebel militia leader accused of re...
 
European Union must ensure rights of refugees and asylum-seekers, says UN
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
European Union must ensure rights of refugees and asylum-seekers, says UN
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is calling on the European Union (EU) to safeguard the rights of refugees and asylum-seekers, as seni...
 
Global consensus on climate change more feasible now than ever - Assembly President
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Global consensus on climate change more feasible now than ever - Assembly President
Not only is it more pressing than ever, but it is now more achievable than ever for the international community to reach agreement on how to combat climate cha...
 
Simulated nuclear accident to be staged in Mexico to test response systems - UN
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Simulated nuclear accident to be staged in Mexico to test response systems - UN
The United Nations nuclear watchdog agency is to stage a simulated accident at a nuclear power plant in Mexico tomorrow to test emergency response systems.Read...
 
Zimbabwe crisis poses challenge not just to Africa but to the world - Migiro
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Zimbabwe crisis poses challenge not just to Africa but to the world - Migiro
The crisis in Zimbabwe, which has been beset by months of deadly violence and witnessed the recent holding of tarnished elections, not only represents a "momen...
 
UN opens first zero emission community power centre in rural Kenya
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
UN opens first zero emission community power centre in rural Kenya
The first power-generating centre using environmentally friendly hydro and solar power has been inaugurated in a Kenyan village 150 kilometres north east of Na...
 
UN coordinates talks on improving security at major events in Europe
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
UN coordinates talks on improving security at major events in Europe
The need to coordinate and improve security at major events in Europe tops the agenda at a conference in Rome this week organized by the Italian Government wit...
 
Enhanced UN mission vital to helping Afghans improve their lives - Ban
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Enhanced UN mission vital to helping Afghans improve their lives - Ban
Helping the people of Afghanistan to rebuild the strife-torn nation and improve their daily lives will require strengthening the United Nations mission there i...
 
Ban urges Republic of Korea to take on greater global responsibilities
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Ban urges Republic of Korea to take on greater global responsibilities
Meeting leaders and addressing the National Assembly of his native Republic of Korea today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on the East Asi...
 
International Criminal Court orders release of Congolese rebel leader
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
International Criminal Court orders release of Congolese rebel leader
The Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) today ordered the release of Thomas Lubanga Dyilo, after ruling that the Congolese rebel militia le...
 
In Hokkaido, G-8 leaders have
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
In Hokkaido, G-8 leaders have
The Group of Eight (G-8) summit in Hokkaido, Japan, bringing together the heads of the world's richest nations, provides an "unprecedented" opportunity for glo...
 
Eight more sites inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Eight more sites inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List
Eight new sites in places such as Malaysia and Croatia have joined the World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organizat...
 
French children donate toys to displaced youngsters in Liberia – UN
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
French children donate toys to displaced youngsters in Liberia – UN
Toys contributed by hundreds of French children are being sent to Liberia in a United Nations-backed programme to be distributed to youngsters who were forced ...
 
Young people present proposals to G-8 leaders with UNICEF's help
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Young people present proposals to G-8 leaders with UNICEF's help
Young people holding their own parallel summit to the current Group of Eight (G-8) meeting in Japan today presented their proposals for global development to t...
 
Current global crises demand decisive action, Ban says ahead of G-8 summit
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Current global crises demand decisive action, Ban says ahead of G-8 summit
Ahead of next week's summit of the world's leading industrialized nations, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has issued a call for decisive action to deal with the...
 
Food crisis, climate change and MDGs top Ban's G-8 agenda
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
Food crisis, climate change and MDGs top Ban's G-8 agenda
Global food crisis and climate change will be among the top issues on the agenda of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon as he attends the Group of Eig...
 
UN urges G-8 leaders to boost investment in agriculture to reduce global hunger
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Tuesday, 08 July 2008
UN urges G-8 leaders to boost investment in agriculture to reduce global hunger
The United Nations agencies working to alleviate global hunger have called for decisive action by the Group of Eight (G-8) most industrialized countries, curre...
 
Ban condemns bombings in Abkhaz and Georgian territory
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Ban condemns bombings in Abkhaz and Georgian territory
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today condemned a series of bombings that have left four dead and 16 wounded in Abkhaz-controlled territory as wel...
 
Secretary-General urges Pakistanis to unite against terrorism after deadly attacks
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Secretary-General urges Pakistanis to unite against terrorism after deadly attacks
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged all political forces in Pakistan to unite against the "scourge of terrorism" amid a series of recent bombings which hav...
 
Top UN officials denounce killing of veteran staffer in Mogadishu
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Top UN officials denounce killing of veteran staffer in Mogadishu
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today strongly condemned the killing of Osman Ali Ahmed, the acting head of its office in the Somali capital, M...
 
As G-8 leaders gather in Japan, Ban urges action on three key challenges
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Monday, 07 July 2008
As G-8 leaders gather in Japan, Ban urges action on three key challenges
As the leaders of the Group of Eight (G-8) countries gathered in Hokkaido, Japan, today for their summit meeting, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon ...
 
Cooperatives have key role to play in combating climate change, says Ban
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Cooperatives have key role to play in combating climate change, says Ban
Stressing the importance of cooperation in tackling global warming, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today underscored the part that in addressing ...
 
Russia to relocate Olympic sites after UN expresses environmental concerns
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Russia to relocate Olympic sites after UN expresses environmental concerns
Triggered by recommendations from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the organizers of the 2014 Winter Olympics in the city of Sochi in south-wes...
 
Sudan: top UN envoy speaks out against shooting of officers
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Sudan: top UN envoy speaks out against shooting of officers
The top United Nations envoy to Sudan today strongly condemned the shooting by the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) of a military observer with the world ...
 
In spite of economic insecurity, global tourism posts stable growth – UN
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Monday, 07 July 2008
In spite of economic insecurity, global tourism posts stable growth – UN
Notwithstanding global economic uncertainties, international tourism grew 5 per cent during the first four months of this year, compared to the same period in ...
 
Murder of Filipino journalist sparks outrage from head of UN agency
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Murder of Filipino journalist sparks outrage from head of UN agency
The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has deplored the recent murder of Filipino radio host and newspaper c...
 
Sites in Mauritius, Saudi Arabia, Iran and China join UNESCO's World Heritage List
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Sites in Mauritius, Saudi Arabia, Iran and China join UNESCO's World Heritage List
A former slave hideout in Mauritius, an archeological site in Saudi Arabia, earthen houses in China and monasteries in Iran have been inscribed on the World He...
 
Attack on Indian embassy in Kabul
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Monday, 07 July 2008
Attack on Indian embassy in Kabul
The top United Nations official in Afghanistan has condemned today's suicide attack outside the Indian Embassy in Kabul, which reportedly killed over 40 people...
 
UNDP condemns killing of veteran staffer in Mogadishu
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Monday, 07 July 2008
UNDP condemns killing of veteran staffer in Mogadishu
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today strongly condemned the killing of Ali Osman Ahmed, the head of its office in the Somali capital, Mogadish...
 
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