Category: EU-Caribbean

Support of Multilateral Institutions by All States Vital to Tackling Development Challenges, Speakers Underline, as Economic and Social Council Forum Closes

All countries must uphold a spirit of international cooperation, support multilateral institutions and work together to tackle development challenges, participants stressed today, as the Economic and Social Council’s annual Development Cooperation Forum concluded.

The gap between the world’s rich and …

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Security Council Must Rectify Failure to Prohibit Use of Force, Maintain International Peace, Speakers Stress in Day-long Debate

Concerns Raised about Rights Violations, Accountability in Syria, Myanmar, Crimea

As the “gate-keeper” and upholder of international law for the United Nations 193 Member States, the Security Council must quickly rectify failures in discharging its mandated duties of prohibiting the use …

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Participants Stress Key Role of Science, Technology in Achieving 2030 Agenda Goals, as Economic and Social Council Continues Forum on Financing for Development

Ministers and high‑level representatives today adopted a series of conclusions and recommendations on financing for development and the means of implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, as the Economic and Social Council’s forum on financing for development entered its …

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Young People Powerful Agents for Resolving, Preventing Conflict, Speakers Tell Security Council Open Debate amid Calls to Change Negative Stereotypes

Secretary-General’s Youth Envoy Decries ‘Policy Panic’ Stemming from Unfounded Assumptions that Young People Are Violent

Contrary to common perception, young people were not a nagging problem, but rather, powerful agents for resolving and preventing conflict throughout the world, the Security Council …

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M5S: ecco i candidati alla Regione

Presentati questa mattina a Udine i 36 candidati del Movimento 5 Stelle al Consiglio regionale, presentati da Alessandro Fraleoni Morgera (candidato alla presidenza della Regione) e da Rosaria Capozzi (candidata sindaco di Udine). "Sono cittadini - ha detto Fraleoni Morgera …

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Government News 30/3

Vietnam – Malaysia diplomatic ties celebrated in Hanoi

Vietnam welcomes efforts in building peace: Ambassador, PM writes about VN’s contributions to GMS, CLV, PM encourages businesses to participate in disasters prevention, Vietnam promotes cooperative ties with Argentinean locality

A ​singing performance at the celebration 

A ceremony marking 45 years of the diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Malaysia (March 30, 1973 – 2018) took place in Hanoi on March 30.

Speaking …

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Quantum Leap in Collective Engagement Needed to Meet Serious Peacekeeping Challenges, Secretary-General Tells Security Council Open Debate

A “quantum leap in collective engagement” was needed to meet the serious challenges facing United Nations peacekeeping operations, particularly in its largest deployments, the Secretary-General told the Security Council today in an open debate on improving the Organization’s flagship enterprise.…

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World: Human Rights Council holds interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteurs on a healthy environment and on the right to food

Human Rights Council

5 March 2018

Concludes Dialogue with Experts on Transitional Justice and on the Prevention of Genocide

The Human Rights Council in its midday meeting held a clustered interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the enjoyment …

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Peacekeeping Missions Need More Flexible Approach, Resources to Better Foresee, Tackle New Threats, Speakers Say as Special Committee Concludes General Debate

To uphold its noble legacy, United Nations peacekeepers must adopt a more flexible posture, tailored to specific conflicts and endowed with the resources and capabilities needed to improve foresight in tackling new threats, delegates in the Special Committee on Peacekeeping …

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