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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Elects Mustapha El Baaj to Roster of Residual Mechanism, Adopts Text Commemorating Labour Organization’s 100th Anniversary

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Elects Mustapha El Baaj to Roster of Residual Mechanism, Adopts Text Commemorating Labour Organization’s 100th Anniversary

Source: United Nations 4 The General Assembly today elected Mustapha El Baaj (Morocco) to the roster of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals for a term until 30 June 2020, selecting him from a list of candidates submitted to it by the Security Council (document A/73/578). The Residual Mechanism was created in 2010 to perform the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Rejects Resolution Calling for Strengthening Russian-United States Compliance with Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty

By   /  December 22, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, CTF, Defence, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Rejects Resolution Calling for Strengthening Russian-United States Compliance with Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty

Source: United Nations 4 Elections Held for Members of Criminal Tribunals Residual Mechanism, Peacebuilding Commission Organizational Committee The Assembly today rejected a resolution which would have called on the Russian Federation and United States to strengthen compliance for the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), and elected members to various bodies, including one judge to the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Assistance to Palestinian People, Compliance with Court Ruling Concerning Violation of Convention on Consular Relations among Texts Adopted by General Assembly

By   /  December 21, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Fisheries, Global Bodies, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Assistance to Palestinian People, Compliance with Court Ruling Concerning Violation of Convention on Consular Relations among Texts Adopted by General Assembly

Source: United Nations 4 Organ also Takes Action on Draft Resolutions, Decisions by Second, Sixth Committee The General Assembly today adopted resolutions and decisions of its Second (Economic and Financial) and Sixth (Legal) Committees, also adopting four texts — including one calling for compliance with International Court of Justice judgments — from its plenary session. […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Endorses First-Ever Global Compact on Migration, Urging Cooperation among Member States in Protecting Migrants

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Defence, DJF, English, Environment, Fisheries, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Tags/#ForMigration, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Endorses First-Ever Global Compact on Migration, Urging Cooperation among Member States in Protecting Migrants

Source: United Nations 4 The General Assembly endorsed the recently adopted Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration today, the first-ever international cooperation framework for effectively addressing issues that concern the world’s 258 million people on the move and countries of origin, transit and destination. Today marks an opportunity to hammer home the fact that […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Spotlighting Role of Human Rights Defenders, General Assembly Awards United Nations Prizes, Commemorates Landmark Declarations

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Defence, DJF, English, Environment, Fisheries, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Theme/Human rights, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Spotlighting Role of Human Rights Defenders, General Assembly Awards United Nations Prizes, Commemorates Landmark Declarations

Source: United Nations 4 The General Assembly today commemorated anniversaries of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action and the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders, with high-level plenary meetings that included a dedicated award ceremony honouring the 2018 recipients of the United Nations Prize in the Field of Human […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly: Human Rights

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Theme/Human rights, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly: Human Rights

Source: United Nations 4 Note:  A complete summary of today’s General Assembly meetings will be made available after their conclusion. Anniversary Commemoration of Human Rights Instruments MARÍA FERNANDA ESPINOSA GARCÉS, President of the General Assembly, said that the seventieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was one of the most important contributions that […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Endorses Landmark Global Compact on Refugees, Adopting 53 Third Committee Resolutions, 6 Decisions Covering Range of Human Rights

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Endorses Landmark Global Compact on Refugees, Adopting 53 Third Committee Resolutions, 6 Decisions Covering Range of Human Rights

Source: United Nations 4 The General Assembly endorsed the Global Compact on Refugees today — an historic agreement aiming to forge a stronger and fairer response to refugee movements — as it adopted 53 resolutions and 6 decisions recommended by its Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural). By a resolution on the Office of the United Nations […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Adopts Resolution Urging Russian Federation to Withdraw Its Armed Forces from Crimea, Expressing Grave Concern about Rising Military Presence

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Adopts Resolution Urging Russian Federation to Withdraw Its Armed Forces from Crimea, Expressing Grave Concern about Rising Military Presence

Source: United Nations 4 The General Assembly today adopted a resolution urging the Russian Federation to withdraw its military forces from Crimea and end its temporary occupation of Ukraine’s territory without delay, but rejected an amendment that would have called on both sides to investigate an incident in November involving the seizure of three Ukrainian […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Adopts 4 Resolutions Aimed at Strengthening Coordination of Humanitarian, Disaster Relief Assistance

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, fish, Global Bodies, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Adopts 4 Resolutions Aimed at Strengthening Coordination of Humanitarian, Disaster Relief Assistance

Source: United Nations 4 Speaker Notes Crises Now Last Longer, Majority Being Man-Made The General Assembly today adopted four resolutions on coordinating humanitarian and disaster relief aid, as Member States echoed concerns that global crises and attacks on humanitarian personnel continue to increase as millions of people are forcibly displaced worldwide. Adopting a resolution titled […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Adopting 7 Resolutions, General Assembly Calls for Recorded Vote on Texts Addressing Global Health, Ties with Organization of Islamic Cooperation

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, fish, Fisheries, Global Bodies, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Adopting 7 Resolutions, General Assembly Calls for Recorded Vote on Texts Addressing Global Health, Ties with Organization of Islamic Cooperation

Source: United Nations 4 As the General Assembly considered seven draft resolutions today on issues ranging from the return of cultural property to education for democracy, speakers held a contentious debate, resulting in a recorded vote on two texts tackling global health, as well as one on the fortifying of ties between the United Nations […]

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