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Security Council Welcomes Deployment of Joint Force to Combat Terrorism Threat, Transnational Crime in Sahel, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2359 (2017)

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, English, Environment, Europe, Exploitation, France, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Security Council Welcomes Deployment of Joint Force to Combat Terrorism Threat, Transnational Crime in Sahel, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2359 (2017)

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Security Council Welcomes Deployment of Joint Force to Combat Terrorism Threat, Transnational Crime in Sahel, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2359 (2017) The Security Council welcomed the deployment of the Group of Five Sahel joint force (Force conjointe du G5 Sahel – FC-G5S) that would address the […]

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SC: Afghanistan

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, China, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, France, Global Bodies, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Russia, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on SC: Afghanistan

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: SC: Afghanistan Note:  A complete summary of today’ Security Council meeting will be available after its conclusion.Briefing TADAMICHI YAMAMOTO, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Afghanistan, noted that, in the months since his last briefing in September 2016, the situation in the country had been unusually […]

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World population to hit 9.8 billion by 2050, despite nearly universal lower fertility rates – UN

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, China, Economics, English, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on World population to hit 9.8 billion by 2050, despite nearly universal lower fertility rates – UN

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: World population to hit 9.8 billion by 2050, despite nearly universal lower fertility rates – UN 21 June 2017 – The world population is now at least 7.6 billion, up from 7.4 billion last year, spurred by the relatively high levels of fertility in developing […]

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Secretary-General Makes Urgent Appeal for Utmost Effort to Protect Civilians, Infrastructure by Those Conducting Military Operations in Syria

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Secretary-General Makes Urgent Appeal for Utmost Effort to Protect Civilians, Infrastructure by Those Conducting Military Operations in Syria

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Secretary-General Makes Urgent Appeal for Utmost Effort to Protect Civilians, Infrastructure by Those Conducting Military Operations in Syria SG/SM/18582 21 June 2017 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ statement regarding the situation in Syria: I remain deeply alarmed at the depths of human suffering being […]

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Secretary-General, Citing Individual Stories of Hardship, Separation, Loss in Message for World Refugee Day, Urges More Protection by Member States

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Secretary-General, Citing Individual Stories of Hardship, Separation, Loss in Message for World Refugee Day, Urges More Protection by Member States

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Secretary-General, Citing Individual Stories of Hardship, Separation, Loss in Message for World Refugee Day, Urges More Protection by Member States Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Refugee Day, observed on 20 June:World Refugee Day is an expression of solidarity with people who […]

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As crises multiply, UN revises annual aid appeal to assist over 100 million around the world

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, Economics, English, Environment, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on As crises multiply, UN revises annual aid appeal to assist over 100 million around the world

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: As crises multiply, UN revises annual aid appeal to assist over 100 million around the world 21 June 2017 – As the number of people in need of humanitarian assistance around the world reach record levels, United Nations and relief partners have revised their global […]

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Are official statisticians becoming data scientists?

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe  /  Comments Off on Are official statisticians becoming data scientists?

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Headline: Are official statisticians becoming data scientists? The capability to incorporate new data sources and to benefit from emerging technologies such as smart meters, web technologies and user experience platforms is critically important if official statistics are to remain relevant. These capabilities require […]

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Secretary-General’s message on World Refugee Day

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, United Nations secretary general  /  Comments Off on Secretary-General’s message on World Refugee Day

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations secretary general Headline: Secretary-General’s message on World Refugee Day World Refugee Day is an expression of solidarity with people who have been uprooted from their homes by war or persecution.  The latest figures from the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, show that at least 65.6 million people — 1 […]

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Protection of civilians in Syria must be ensured, stresses UN chief Guterres

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Protection of civilians in Syria must be ensured, stresses UN chief Guterres

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Protection of civilians in Syria must be ensured, stresses UN chief Guterres 21 June 2017 – Expressing alarm over the suffering of people Syria, in particular those in Raqqa and in other locations where fighting continues, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called on all […]

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Statement by the Secretary-General regarding the situation in Syria

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, United Nations secretary general  /  Comments Off on Statement by the Secretary-General regarding the situation in Syria

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations secretary general Headline: Statement by the Secretary-General regarding the situation in Syria I remain deeply alarmed at the depths of human suffering being endured across Syria. Daily life is dangerous and desperate for millions of people. Civilians continue to be killed, injured and displaced at a terrifying […]

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Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP), EU and UNISDR Commit to Reducing Risk of Disasters

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP), EU and UNISDR Commit to Reducing Risk of Disasters

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP), EU and UNISDR Commit to Reducing Risk of Disasters Intra-ACP Forum, which took place during the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Cancun, Mexico in May 2017 (photo: UNISDR) 21 June 2017, Geneva, Switzerland – […]

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Climate goals: inside California’s effort to overhaul its ambitious emissions plan

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, China, Climate, Defense, Economics, English, Environment, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Politics, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Climate goals: inside California’s effort to overhaul its ambitious emissions plan

MIL OSI United Nations – California has one of the world’s most sophisticated and ambitious cap-and-trade programs, which are designed to provide financial incentives to big polluters, such as electricity providers and oil refineries, to lower their greenhouse gas emissions. The complex program, which began only in 2013, is a signature component of California’s plan […]

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