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MIL-OSI United Nations: Spain Leading by Example to Advance 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary-General Says, Encouraging More Ambitious Action, at Joint Parliamentary Committee Meeting

By   /  February 28, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Environmental issues and sustainable development, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Spain Leading by Example to Advance 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary-General Says, Encouraging More Ambitious Action, at Joint Parliamentary Committee Meeting

Source: United Nations 4 Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohamed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Meeting of the First Joint Parliamentary Committee for the 2030 Agenda, in Madrid today: I am pleased to join you today.  I commend Spain’s Congress of Deputies and its Senate for coming together to create this Joint […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Scientific Management of Marine Life Offers Good Chance of Recovering Imperilled Species, Secretary-General Stresses in Message for World Wildlife Day

By   /  February 20, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, English, fish, Fisheries, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Environmental issues and sustainable development, Theme/Official observances, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Scientific Management of Marine Life Offers Good Chance of Recovering Imperilled Species, Secretary-General Stresses in Message for World Wildlife Day

Source: United Nations 4 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Wildlife Day, observed on 3 March: Marine species provide indispensable ecosystem services.  Plankton enrich the atmosphere with oxygen and more than 3 billion people depend on marine and coastal biodiversity for sustenance and livelihoods.  Marine and coastal resources and the industries they support are […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Nominates Inger Andersen of Denmark Executive Director of United Nations Environment Programme

By   /  February 19, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Environmental issues and sustainable development, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Appointments, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Nominates Inger Andersen of Denmark Executive Director of United Nations Environment Programme

Source: United Nations 4 United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, following consultations with the Chairpersons of the regional groups of Member States, today informed the General Assembly of his intention to appoint Inger Andersen of Denmark as the new Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Ms. Andersen is currently serving as Director General […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General, Concerned That Last Four Years Are Warmest on Record, Echoes Calls for More Climate Ambition Ahead of September Summit

By   /  February 7, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Environmental issues and sustainable development, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General, Concerned That Last Four Years Are Warmest on Record, Echoes Calls for More Climate Ambition Ahead of September Summit

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General notes with concern the data released by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) that have confirmed 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 as the four warmest years on record.  According to the analysis, the global average surface temperature […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Appoints Ibrahim Thiaw of Mauritania Executive Secretary, United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Environmental issues and sustainable development, Type of Document/Press Release/Biographical Note, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Appointments, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Appoints Ibrahim Thiaw of Mauritania Executive Secretary, United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

Source: United Nations 4 United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, following consultations with the Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), announced today the appointment of Ibrahim Thiaw of Mauritania as the next Executive Secretary of the UNCCD. He will succeed Monique Barbut of France, to whom […]

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