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  • Jul 27 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Secretary-General’s video message for the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Global Network of R2P Focal Points

Source: United Nations – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Secretary-General’s video message for the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Global Network of R2P Focal Points Statement Secretary-General’s video message for the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Global Network of R2P Focal Points Seoul, Republic of Korea, 20 June 2016 Excellencies, Colleagues, Friends, Upholding our collective responsibility to protect has [...]

  • Jul 27 / 2016
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North America

Joint Statement on Enhancing Dialogue and Cooperation to Protect and Promote Universally Recognized Human Rights at the High-Level Panel on 10th Anniversary of Human Rights Council by Amb. MA Zhaoxu

Source: Peoples Republic of China – State Government – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Joint Statement on Enhancing Dialogue and Cooperation to Protect and Promote Universally Recognized Human Rights at the High-Level Panel on 10th Anniversary of Human Rights Council by Amb. MA Zhaoxu Mr. President, I have the honor to deliver this statement on behalf of [...]

  • Jul 27 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

中国商务部:国力增强 中国将逐步增加对非援助规模

  中国商务部:国力增强 中国将逐步增加对非援助规模 487 words 27 July 2016 香港中国通讯社 (简体) HKCNAC Chinese – Simplified © 2016   香港中通社7月27日电 中国商务部西亚非洲司商务参赞舒骆玫日前表示,随着国力增强,中国将会逐步增加对外援助的规模,包括对非援助。 据新华网7月27日报道,舒骆玫说,总的来说,对非援助是在中国力所能及的前提下量力而行的,对非援助在中国整个GDP中占比仍有限,中国对非援助没有超出作为一个发展中国家所能承受的水平。 国际在线日前报道称,目前中国对非援助项目遍及非洲的50多个国家,在非援建了2000多公里的铁路、3000多公里的公路、建立了100多所学校、60多所医院,幷减免了数百亿人民币的债务。 For full article, click here

  • Jul 26 / 2016
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Africa, North America

REMARKS AT A UN SECURITY COUNCIL OPEN DEBATE ON THE PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS IN THE CONTEXT OF PEACEKEEPING OPERATIONS

UNITED NATIONS, June 10 –The U.S. Mission to the United Nations issued the following press release: Thank you, Minister Ayrault, for being with us today to chair this debate. Your presence here is an affirmation of the importance that France attaches to protecting civilians, as evidenced in recent years by President Hollande’s decision to send [...]

  • Jul 26 / 2016
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Africa, North America

Note to Correspondents – Statement by Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide

MIL OSI - Source: United Nations - Press Release/Statement: Headline: Note to Correspondents – Statement by Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide Notes to correspondents Note to Correspondents – Statement by Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide New York, 10 June 2016 Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on recent [...]

  • Jul 21 / 2016
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North America

SECRETARY-GENERAL, IN MESSAGE TO MEETING ON UNITED NATIONS-LEAGUE OF ARAB STATES COOPERATION, CALLS REGIONAL BODY ‘INDISPENSABLE’ TO MIDDLE EAST PEACE EFFORTS

UNITED NATIONS, May 17 — The United Nations issued the following press release: Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Taye-Brook Zerihoun, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, to the thirteenth General Meeting of Cooperation between the United Nations and the League of Arab States, in Geneva today: I am pleased to send greetings to [...]

  • Jul 21 / 2016
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Europe

Finland promotes the protection of civilians in peacekeeping operations

Source: Government of Finland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Finland promotes the protection of civilians in peacekeeping operations Press release 93/2016 13 May 2016 Finland joined the 29 signatories of the so-called Kigali Principles in a public ceremony in New York on 11 May. The principles, adopted in Kigali, Rwanda, in May 2015, aim to improve [...]

  • Jul 21 / 2016
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North America

Deputy Secretary-General Urges Culture of Prevention, Fast Response to Atrocities, at Event on Security Council Action for Ending Crimes against Humanity

Source: United Nations 4 – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Deputy Secretary-General Urges Culture of Prevention, Fast Response to Atrocities, at Event on Security Council Action for Ending Crimes against Humanity Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the side event at the World Humanitarian Summit on “Security Council Action in [...]

  • Jul 21 / 2016
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Africa

South Sudan Must End Violence Against Civilians, Allow Humanitarian Aid – Joint Statement

WASHINGTON, May 27 (Sputnik) – South Sudan should immediately end violence against civilians in the South Kordofan province and allow immediate humanitarian access to the area, the Troika countries said in a joint statement on Friday. “The Sudanese government has a responsibility to protect all its citizens,” the Troika, which comprises the United States, United Kingdom and [...]

  • Jul 21 / 2016
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Africa

Troika statement on current situation in Sudan

The following statement was issued jointly by the governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and Norway: The members of the Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States) are appalled by the Sudanese government’s aerial bombardment of civilians in Kauda and the Heiban area of South Kordofan, including the bombing [...]

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