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MIL-OSI United Nations: With Democratic Republic of Congo at ‘Pivotal Moment’, Security Council Co-Chairs Outline Mission Visit, Saying Peaceful Handover of Power Possible

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, Countries & Territories/Democratic Republic of the Congo, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: With Democratic Republic of Congo at ‘Pivotal Moment’, Security Council Co-Chairs Outline Mission Visit, Saying Peaceful Handover of Power Possible

Source: United Nations 4 Co-Chairs of the Security Council’s recent mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo today outlined the activities undertaken and information gathered during the visit, especially in areas related to the country’s upcoming elections, its still-turbulent security situation and the process aimed at reforming and improving the United Nations Organization Stabilization […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: DR Congo: Electoral process advancing despite threat of armed groups, UN envoy tells Security Council

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, English, Environment, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: DR Congo: Electoral process advancing despite threat of armed groups, UN envoy tells Security Council

Source: United Nations 2 December elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) remain on course, but still face “major challenges”, including violence from armed groups in the country’s east, the top United Nations official in the country said on Thursday. The situation is most worrying in Beni, where civilians, security forces, and the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council 2140 Committee Considers Case Study by Panel of Experts on Attacks against Commercial Vessels in Red Sea

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council 2140 Committee Considers Case Study by Panel of Experts on Attacks against Commercial Vessels in Red Sea

Source: United Nations 4 On 10 August 2018, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2140 (2014) held informal consultations to consider a case study on attacks on commercial vessels in the Red Sea submitted by the Panel of Experts on Yemen. The Committee condemns attacks on commercial vessels indicated in the case-study as perpetrated by […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Delegates Call for Education Access, Gender Parity in Labour Markets, as Third Committee Concludes Debates on Promoting Rights of Women, Children

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, Economy, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Investment, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Third Committee, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Delegates Call for Education Access, Gender Parity in Labour Markets, as Third Committee Concludes Debates on Promoting Rights of Women, Children

Source: United Nations 4 Calling for access to education and eliminating child labour, as well as bolstering equal treatment for women in the labour market, the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) concluded its debates on children’s rights and women’s advancement today. Despite decades of progress, 152 million children are still engaged in child labour — […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Fair, Effective Internal Justice Administration Ensures that United Nations Upholds Its Ideals, Retains Best Staff, Speakers Tell Sixth Committee

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Defence, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Sixth Committee, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Fair, Effective Internal Justice Administration Ensures that United Nations Upholds Its Ideals, Retains Best Staff, Speakers Tell Sixth Committee

Source: United Nations 4 Delegates Conclude Debate on Scope, Application of Universal Jurisdiction A fair and effective administration of internal justice not only enables staff to perform their best, but also ensures that the Organization becomes a better employer, retains the best employees and, more importantly, upholds its ideals, delegates stressed as the Sixth Committee (Legal) […]

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MIL-OSI Video: International Day of the Girl & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 October 2018)

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  AM-NC, English, Geopolitics, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Video, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, United Nations Video News, Video Statements, Video Statements  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Video: International Day of the Girl & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 October 2018)

Source: United Nations (Video News) [embedded content] Daily Press Briefing: SG Travels, Indonesia, DSG, Nigeria, Yemen, Syria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Girls Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. Full highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=11%20October%202018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EwKrEc7M6I MIL OSI Video –

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MIL-OSI United Nations: ‘Concerted effort’ must be made to help 600 million-plus adolescent girls realize full potential: Guterres

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Defence, English, Environment, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: ‘Concerted effort’ must be made to help 600 million-plus adolescent girls realize full potential: Guterres

Source: United Nations 4 Noting that “far too often, girls are not given the space and opportunities they need to achieve their full potential,” he said that today, 600 million adolescent girls are preparing to enter a workforce, “transformed by innovation and automation”, in which female college graduates and workers are outnumbered. Women make up […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Mali not fulfilling its ‘sovereign role’ in protecting its people: UN human rights expert

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Climate, Climate Change, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Mali not fulfilling its ‘sovereign role’ in protecting its people: UN human rights expert

Source: United Nations In an effort to better protect people and their property throughout Mali, the international community must honour commitments to help reduce violent extremism, chronic insecurity and ineffective government, said the United Nations expert on human rights in the country, Alioune Tine, on Thursday. At the end of a 12-day fact-finding visit, the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Tackling Inequality, Climate Challenges Critical for Advancing towards 2030 Agenda Goals, Secretary-General Tells Southeast Asia Leaders’ Meeting

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, Economy, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Investment, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Asia Pacific, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Tackling Inequality, Climate Challenges Critical for Advancing towards 2030 Agenda Goals, Secretary-General Tells Southeast Asia Leaders’ Meeting

Source: United Nations 4 Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Leaders’ Gathering, in Denpasar, Indonesia, today: President [Joko] Widodo, thank you very much for your invitation and warm hospitality.  I want to begin by expressing once again my deepest condolences and solidarity with all those affected […]

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MIL-OSI Video: Karel van Oosterom (Netherlands) on DRC – Media Stakeout (11 October 2018)

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  English, Geopolitics, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Video, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, United Nations Video News, Video Statements, Video Statements  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Video: Karel van Oosterom (Netherlands) on DRC – Media Stakeout (11 October 2018)

Source: United Nations (Video News) [embedded content] Informal comments to the media by H.E. Karel van Oosterom, Permanent Representative of the Netherlands, on the Democratic Republic of the Congo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2H-LImmugY MIL OSI Video –

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