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IISD Evaluates Countries’ Selection of SDG Indicators

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on IISD Evaluates Countries’ Selection of SDG Indicators

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: IISD Evaluates Countries’ Selection of SDG Indicators June 2017: The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) has developed a “data on data” tool to help track SDG indicator reporting. The tool is initially based on the Voluntary National Reports (VNRs) that nine countries (Finland, […]

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UNGA Begins Preparations for South-South Cooperation Conference

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on UNGA Begins Preparations for South-South Cooperation Conference

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: UNGA Begins Preparations for South-South Cooperation Conference 31 May 2017: UN General Assembly (UNGA) President Peter Thomson updated UN Member States on preparations toward a high-level UN conference on South-South cooperation, announcing the appointment of Adonia Ayebara, Permanent Representative of Uganda and President of […]

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Make work arrangements for and after typhoons and rainstorms

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Make work arrangements for and after typhoons and rainstorms      The Labour Department (LD) today (June 13) reminded employers to make practical and reasonable work arrangements for staff in times of typhoons and rainstorms, including resumption of work after the typhoon […]

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Concluding Resumed Session, NGO Committee Recommends 191 Groups for Special Consultative Status with Economic and Social Council

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Economics, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on Concluding Resumed Session, NGO Committee Recommends 191 Groups for Special Consultative Status with Economic and Social Council

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Concluding Resumed Session, NGO Committee Recommends 191 Groups for Special Consultative Status with Economic and Social Council Concluding its 2017 resumed session with the adoption of its report, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today forwarded the applications of 191 groups to the Economic and Social […]

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Guterres expresses support for UN agency&#39s work assisting Palestine refugees in Middle East

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Guterres expresses support for UN agency&#39s work assisting Palestine refugees in Middle East

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 3 Headline: Guterres expresses support for UN agency&#39s work assisting Palestine refugees in Middle East 12 June 2017 – Secretary-General António Guterres today expressed concerns over recent public criticism of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and the […]

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Guterres expresses support for UN agency’s work assisting Palestine refugees in Middle East

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Guterres expresses support for UN agency’s work assisting Palestine refugees in Middle East

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Guterres expresses support for UN agency’s work assisting Palestine refugees in Middle East 12 June 2017 – Secretary-General António Guterres today expressed concerns over recent public criticism of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and the […]

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Central African Republic: UN mission determined to fulfil mandate despite attacks on peacekeepers

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Defence, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Central African Republic: UN mission determined to fulfil mandate despite attacks on peacekeepers

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Headline: Central African Republic: UN mission determined to fulfil mandate despite attacks on peacekeepers 12 June 2017 – The United Nations envoy for the Central African Republic today warned against increasing attacks on civilians and peacekeeping personnel while stressing the need to reenergize the political process to […]

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Security Council Reauthorizes Member States to Inspect Vessels Suspected of Arms Embargo Violations Off Libya’s Coast

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, China, English, Europe, France, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Russia, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Security Council Reauthorizes Member States to Inspect Vessels Suspected of Arms Embargo Violations Off Libya’s Coast

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Security Council Reauthorizes Member States to Inspect Vessels Suspected of Arms Embargo Violations Off Libya’s Coast The Security Council reauthorized Member States today — acting nationally or through regional organizations — to inspect vessels on the high seas off Libya’s coast believed to be in violation […]

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Concerned about Public Criticism of Palestine Refugee Agency, Secretary-General Calls on Member States to Continue Supporting Its Essential Services

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Concerned about Public Criticism of Palestine Refugee Agency, Secretary-General Calls on Member States to Continue Supporting Its Essential Services

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Concerned about Public Criticism of Palestine Refugee Agency, Secretary-General Calls on Member States to Continue Supporting Its Essential Services SG/SM/18568-PAL/2212 12 June 2017 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General is concerned about recent public criticism […]

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Mobilizing Efforts to Boost Organic Agriculture

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Commerce, English, Export, Government of Thailand, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Thailand, Trade  /  Comments Off on Mobilizing Efforts to Boost Organic Agriculture

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government Of Thailand Headline: Mobilizing Efforts to Boost Organic Agriculture The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives is mobilizing efforts to upgrade Thailands organic agriculture and develop the country as an ASEAN leader for organic agriculture production and trade. Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives General Chatchai Sarikulya stated that, as […]

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Diversity Must Be Cherished, Not Condemned, Stresses Secretary-General, Applauding Reconciliation, at Commemoration of 2010 Tragic Events in Kyrgyzstan

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Diversity Must Be Cherished, Not Condemned, Stresses Secretary-General, Applauding Reconciliation, at Commemoration of 2010 Tragic Events in Kyrgyzstan

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Diversity Must Be Cherished, Not Condemned, Stresses Secretary-General, Applauding Reconciliation, at Commemoration of 2010 Tragic Events in Kyrgyzstan Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the commemoration of the June 2010 events in Osh, Kyrgyzstan, today:When I was here in 2010, the people of […]

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E-Governance Project Vital for Inclusive Economic Growth, Earning Public Trust, Secretary-General Says at Digital Technologies Conference in Kyrgyzstan

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on E-Governance Project Vital for Inclusive Economic Growth, Earning Public Trust, Secretary-General Says at Digital Technologies Conference in Kyrgyzstan

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: E-Governance Project Vital for Inclusive Economic Growth, Earning Public Trust, Secretary-General Says at Digital Technologies Conference in Kyrgyzstan Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the “Taza Koom” conference on public service, in Bishkek today:I want first of all to express my deep gratitude […]

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