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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Removes Four Entries from Its Sanctions List

By   /  February 9, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, 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 ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Removes Four Entries from Its Sanctions List

Source: United Nations 4 On 8 February 2019, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999), 1989 (2011) and 2253 (2015) concerning ISIL (Da’esh), Al-Qaida, and associated individuals, groups, undertakings and entities removed the names below from the ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions List after concluding its consideration of the delisting requests for these names submitted by designating States […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Wrapping Up Regular Session, Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Recommends 236 Applicants for Status with Economic and Social Council

By   /  February 9, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Non-governmental organizations, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Economic and Social Council/Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Wrapping Up Regular Session, Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations Recommends 236 Applicants for Status with Economic and Social Council

Source: United Nations 4 The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, concluding the first part of its 2019 session, today adopted a report that outlines the results of its substantive work over recent weeks, including its decision to recommend 236 groups for special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council. Presenting the newly finalized report (document […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Sanctions Committee Meets with Government of Central African Republic on Arms Embargo

By   /  February 9, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Countries & Territories/Central African Republic, CTF, Defence, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, 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: Sanctions Committee Meets with Government of Central African Republic on Arms Embargo

Source: United Nations 4 On 21 January, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2127 (2013) concerning the Central African Republic met, via videoconference in Bangui, with a delegation of the Government of the Central African Republic led by the Minister of Defence. During the meeting, representatives of the Government highlighted current security concerns […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Women, Girls Vital to Science Yet ‘Woefully’ Under-Represented, Secretary-General Says in International Day Message Calling for Greater Learning Opportunities

By   /  February 8, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Official observances, Theme/Women and gender issues, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Women, Girls Vital to Science Yet ‘Woefully’ Under-Represented, Secretary-General Says in International Day Message Calling for Greater Learning Opportunities

Source: United Nations 4 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, observed on 11 February: Skills in science, technology, engineering and math drive innovation and are critical to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.  Women and girls are vital in all these areas.  Yet, they remain woefully […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Designates Maher Nasser as Commissioner-General for United Nations Participation in Expo 2020

By   /  February 8, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Appointments, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Designates Maher Nasser as Commissioner-General for United Nations Participation in Expo 2020

Source: United Nations 4 United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Maher Nasser as Commissioner-General for the Organization’s participation in Expo 2020 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  Mr. Nasser is the Director of the Outreach Division in the United Nations Department of Global Communications. “I am confident that Mr. Nasser’s expertise in outreach and advocacy […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Stresses Broad Reach, Community-Building Power of Radio, in Message for International Day

By   /  February 8, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Official observances, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Stresses Broad Reach, Community-Building Power of Radio, in Message for International Day

Source: United Nations 4 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Radio Day, observed on 13 February: Radio is a powerful tool.  Even in today’s world of digital communications, radio reaches more people than any other media platform. It conveys vital information and raises awareness on important issues.  And it is a personal, interactive […]

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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 Congratulates Central African Republic on New Peace Agreement, Asks Partners to Support ‘Courageous Steps’

By   /  February 7, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Countries & Territories/Central African Republic, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Congratulates Central African Republic on New Peace Agreement, Asks Partners to Support ‘Courageous Steps’

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: On the occasion of the signing of the Global Peace Agreement between the Government of the Central African Republic and armed groups, on 6 February in Bangui, the Secretary-General congratulates all stakeholders for the successful conclusion of the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Extends Best Wishes for Peace, Prosperity, Health in Lunar New Year Message

By   /  February 5, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Countries & Territories/China, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Extends Best Wishes for Peace, Prosperity, Health in Lunar New Year Message

Source: United Nations 4 Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the Chinese Lunar New Year today: Chun Jie Kuai Le! Happy New Year! I am pleased to send you my best wishes on this auspicious occasion.  In this new year, let us join hands to build a peaceful and […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Notes Joint Statement on Israel’s Non-Renewal of Temporary International Presence in Hebron

By   /  February 5, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Middle East, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Notes Joint Statement on Israel’s Non-Renewal of Temporary International Presence in Hebron

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General noted the joint statement issued by the Foreign Ministers of Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey following Israel’s decision not to renew the mandate of the Temporary International Presence in Hebron (TIPH), established pursuant to […]

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