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Note to Correspondents: Next phase of training to bolster military engineering capacity for peacekeeping to commence on 29 May 2017

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Brazil, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Note to Correspondents: Next phase of training to bolster military engineering capacity for peacekeeping to commence on 29 May 2017

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Headline: Note to Correspondents: Next phase of training to bolster military engineering capacity for peacekeeping to commence on 29 May 2017 The third phase of training on engineering for peacekeeping for a cohort of future African peacekeepers under the Triangular Partnership Project will commence on 29 May […]

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European Union Contributes To WFP’s Life-Saving Work In South Sudan

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Brazil, China, English, Europe, Germany, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on European Union Contributes To WFP’s Life-Saving Work In South Sudan

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: European Union Contributes To WFP’s Life-Saving Work In South Sudan JUBA – The European Commission has reaffirmed its commitment to saving the lives of conflict-affected people in South Sudan with a US$ 12.9 (€11.9) million contribution to the emergency operation of the United Nations World […]

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International Cooperation to End Tax Crimes Crucial for Achieving Sustainable Growth Agenda, Speakers Say as Development Financing Forum Concludes

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific Region, Brazil, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Germany, Global Bodies, Human Rights, Latin America, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on International Cooperation to End Tax Crimes Crucial for Achieving Sustainable Growth Agenda, Speakers Say as Development Financing Forum Concludes

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: International Cooperation to End Tax Crimes Crucial for Achieving Sustainable Growth Agenda, Speakers Say as Development Financing Forum Concludes The global movement under way to stamp out international tax fraud was central to ending the booming illegal cross-border flow of money and capital obstructing realization […]

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UBS and CONSENSO to combine their wealth management operations in Brazil

By   /  May 24, 2017  /  Brazil, Business, Commerce, Economics, English, Global Economy, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, UBS  /  Comments Off on UBS and CONSENSO to combine their wealth management operations in Brazil

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: UBS Headline: UBS and CONSENSO to combine their wealth management operations in Brazil UBS Group AG and CONSENSO announced today that they have entered into an agreement under which UBS is to acquire a majority stake in the Brazilian multi-family office CONSENSO, and both will combine their wealth management […]

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Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity, 22 May 2017

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Brazil, Climate, English, Environment, France, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity, 22 May 2017

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity, 22 May 2017 Biodiversity and Sustainable TourismFor more than 70 years, UNESCO has been working to foster scientific knowledge and cooperation on biodiversity and ecosystems, such as […]

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Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Grants Applications of 47 Groups for Special Status with Economic and Social Council, Defers Action on 15

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific Region, Brazil, China, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, Latin America, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Russia, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Grants Applications of 47 Groups for Special Status with Economic and Social Council, Defers Action on 15

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Grants Applications of 47 Groups for Special Status with Economic and Social Council, Defers Action on 15 Resuming its 2017 session, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 47 groups for special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council, […]

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Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide Management of Insect Pests: Integrating the Sterile Insect and Related Nuclear and Other Techniques

By   /  May 22, 2017  /  Americas, Brazil, Business, Commerce, Economics, English, Global Economy, International Atomic Energy Agency - IAEA, MIL OSI, Nuclear Energy Sector, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide Management of Insect Pests: Integrating the Sterile Insect and Related Nuclear and Other Techniques

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Atomic Energy Agency – IAEA Headline: Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide Management of Insect Pests: Integrating the Sterile Insect and Related Nuclear and Other Techniques (As prepared for delivery)  Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am very pleased to welcome you to this Third FAO/IAEA […]

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Keynote speech at the G20 Health Ministers’ Meeting

By   /  May 20, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific Region, Brazil, Defence, English, Germany, Global Bodies, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Keynote speech at the G20 Health Ministers’ Meeting

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Health Organisation Headline: Keynote speech at the G20 Health Ministers’ Meeting Dr Margaret ChanDirector-General of the World Health Organization Your Excellency, Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel, honourable ministers of health, ladies and gentlemen, I am honoured to address this G20 meeting of health ministers as you consider ways to […]

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Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession

By   /  May 20, 2017  /  Americas, Brazil, Business, Commerce, Commodities, Economics, Economy, English, Export, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession Students in Ancash, Peru: improving education can support long-term growth in the region (photo: Mariana Bazo/Reuters/Newscom) Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession May 19, 2017 Latin America and the Caribbean is expected to […]

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Innovators, UN discuss using tech to tackle world’s development challenges

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Brazil, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Latin America, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Innovators, UN discuss using tech to tackle world’s development challenges

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Innovators, UN discuss using tech to tackle world’s development challenges 17 May 2017 – From drones dropping food and medicines, to handheld devices that can diagnose Ebola with a drop of blood, the latest technological advances are converging to make the “unthinkable happen,” said global […]

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Your Google Assistant is getting better across devices, from Google Home to your phone

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  Australia, Brazil, Business, Canada, Commerce, Computer Technologies, Economics, English, Global Economy, Google, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Your Google Assistant is getting better across devices, from Google Home to your phone

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Google Headline: Your Google Assistant is getting better across devices, from Google Home to your phone Last year we announced our vision for the Google Assistant—which helps you get things done through a natural conversation, and is available wherever you need it. Since launching the Assistant last fall, we’ve […]

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Shame, Stigma Integral to Logic of Sexual Violence as War Tactic, Special Adviser Tells Security Council, as Speakers Demand Recognition for Survivors

By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Argentina, Asia Pacific Region, Brazil, China, Climate, Defence, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Exploitation, France, Germany, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Republic of Ireland, Russia, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on Shame, Stigma Integral to Logic of Sexual Violence as War Tactic, Special Adviser Tells Security Council, as Speakers Demand Recognition for Survivors

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations on the hour Headline: Shame, Stigma Integral to Logic of Sexual Violence as War Tactic, Special Adviser Tells Security Council, as Speakers Demand Recognition for Survivors Words, Laws, Resolutions Will Mean Nothing if Violations Go Unpunished in Practice, Deputy Secretary-General Stresses Shame and stigma were integral to […]

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