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With Africa in spotlight at G7 summit, Secretary-General Guterres urges investment in youth

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: With Africa in spotlight at G7 summit, Secretary-General Guterres urges investment in youth 27 May 2017 – At the Group of Seven (G7) summit in Italy, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today called world leaders to invest in young people, with stronger investment in technology […]

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Seventieth World Health Assembly update, 26 May 2017

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Health Organisation Headline: Seventieth World Health Assembly update, 26 May 2017 26 May 2017 | GENEVA –Today’s decisions at the World Health Assembly focused on implementation of the International Health Regulations, and improving the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of sepsis.International Health Regulations Delegates emphasized the urgent need to […]

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Secretary-General’s remarks at G7 Summit Session on Outreach Countries and International Organizations on: “Innovation and Sustainable Development: Reinforcing the Partnership between the G7 and African Countries”

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations secretary general Headline: Secretary-General’s remarks at G7 Summit Session on Outreach Countries and International Organizations on: “Innovation and Sustainable Development: Reinforcing the Partnership between the G7 and African Countries”  Excellencies,Ladies and Gentlemen, I commend the G7 for focusing on Africa at an opportune moment for the continent – […]

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In Kyrgyzstan, girls lift shroud of shame on menstruation

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo, United Nations  /  Comments Off on In Kyrgyzstan, girls lift shroud of shame on menstruation

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: UNICEF Headline: In Kyrgyzstan, girls lift shroud of shame on menstruation In Kyrgyzstan, girls lift shroud of shame on menstruation © UNICEF Kyrgyzstan/2016/KatoAigerim (far left) and other girls from the Vasilevka village menstrual hygiene training team. The girls are in high spirits as they take a break from educating […]

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Global Platform stresses action on Sendai

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: Global Platform stresses action on Sendai The UN Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Disaster Risk Reduction, Mr. Robert Glasser, speaking at the close of the Global Platform (Photo: UNISDR) By Denis McClean CANCUN, 26 May, 2017 – The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction closed […]

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Concluding First Week of Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Postpones Action on 4 Groups Seeking Special Consultative Status

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific Region, China, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, France, Germany, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Russia, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on Concluding First Week of Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Postpones Action on 4 Groups Seeking Special Consultative Status

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Concluding First Week of Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Postpones Action on 4 Groups Seeking Special Consultative Status The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today deferred action on the applications of four entities seeking special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council.The Committee also postponed […]

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Kosovo: UN to create trust fund, following panel report on alleged rights violations by peacekeeping mission

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Kosovo: UN to create trust fund, following panel report on alleged rights violations by peacekeeping mission 26 May 2017 – Taking into account an expert panel report on alleged human rights violations by the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Kosovo, the Secretary-General has decided to […]

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UN envoy warns of dire crisis as Gaza faces power cuts, gallons of raw sewage pouring into the sea

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Headline: UN envoy warns of dire crisis as Gaza faces power cuts, gallons of raw sewage pouring into the sea 26 May 2017 – The United Nations Middle East envoy today cautioned that unless urgent measures are taken to de-escalate the crisis now spiralling out of control […]

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Secretary-General to Establish Trust Fund for Displaced Roma, Askhali, Egpytian Communities in Northern Kosovo Following Human Rights Panel’s Findings

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24-7, Economics, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Secretary-General to Establish Trust Fund for Displaced Roma, Askhali, Egpytian Communities in Northern Kosovo Following Human Rights Panel’s Findings

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Secretary-General to Establish Trust Fund for Displaced Roma, Askhali, Egpytian Communities in Northern Kosovo Following Human Rights Panel’s Findings The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:The Secretary-General would like to reiterate his appreciation for the valuable work of […]

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UN strongly condemns terrorist attack in Egypt

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: UN strongly condemns terrorist attack in Egypt 26 May 2017 – The United Nations Security Council and Secretary-General António Guterres today condemned in the strongest terms the killing of at least 28 people in Egypt, with the Council denouncing the attack “heinous” and “cowardly.” The […]

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FEATURE: UN-backed projects in the Caribbean highlight connection between life on land and life below water

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24-7, Climate, English, Environment, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on FEATURE: UN-backed projects in the Caribbean highlight connection between life on land and life below water

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: FEATURE: UN-backed projects in the Caribbean highlight connection between life on land and life below water 26 May 2017 – The vital role of the world’s oceans in human well-being and development is being highlighted next month as the United Nations hosts a global conference […]

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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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