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Posts Tagged / United Nations (subject)

  • Jun 30 / 2016
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Europe, Middle East

UN advisers fight Islamophobia intolerance

(MENAFN – Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) NEW YORK Dec 15 (KUNA) – UN officials expressed grave concern at the outpouring of intolerance and hate speeches in public discourse and in the media in recent weeks which has focused particularly on Muslims.The Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide Adama Dieng and the Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect Jennifer Welsh [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Europe

Zohrab Mnatsakanyan reconfirms Armenia’s support for establishment of genocide prevention system

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 10, ARMENPRESS. On December 9, 2015, the Permanent Mission of ‪Armenia to the United Nations, in partnership with the President of the United Nations General Assembly and the ‪UN Office on ‪Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect, co-hosted the first annual observance of the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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North America

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing; “United Nations Peacekeeping and Opportunities for Reform.”; Testimony by Samantha Power, United States Permanent Representative To The United Nations, United States Mission to the United Nations, New York, New York

Chairman Corker, Ranking Member Cardin, distinguished members of the Committee, thank you for the invitation to testify today. I am grateful for this panel’s enduring commitment to American leadership at the United Nations and in the world. And I appreciate the rigor that your members bring to ensuring the oversight and effective use of our [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Africa

UNFPA launches World Population Report

The United NationsFund for Population Activities or UNFPA has launched the 2015 State of the World Population Report in Monrovia. According to UNFPA, the report is based on survey conducted across countries of the world,highlighting difficulties women and girls are faced with in societies. This year’s State of the World Population is on the theme Shelter from the [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Middle East, North America

The United States Is in Refugee-Creation Business

TEHRAN (FNA)- Most of us in the United States have a vague awareness of a Second Iraq War. There was invasion, devastation, death, victory”, and the catharsis that seemed to flood over the nation after the lynching of a Third World dictator, antiwar said in a commentary. Satiated revenge, finally, for 9/11, was the implicit [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Uncategorized

THE 2030 AGENDA REDUCING ALL FORMS OF VIOLENCE

Preventing violent conflict should be at the core of this new agenda. Since the Carnegie Commission’s landmark report on the prevention of deadly conflict in 1997, it has been common to separate prevention into two components: operational prevention, aimed at preventing violence that is imminently apprehended, and structural prevention, aimed at reducing or mitigating the [...]

  • Apr 18 / 2016
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Europe

DIJALOG O DOKTRINI ODGOVORNOSTI DA SE ZAŠTITI U GENERALNOJ SKUPŠTINI UN

DIJALOG O DOKTRINI ODGOVORNOSTI DA SE ZAŠTITI U GENERALNOJ SKUPŠTINI UN Izveštaj o petom neformalnom interaktivnom dijalogu u Generalnoj skupštini UN o doktrini Odgovornosti da se zaštiti (RtoP) za četvrti broj CEAS elektronskog časopisa Novi Vek   Taj izveštaj Ban Ki Muna analizira rizične faktore koji mogu dovesti do činjenja masovnih zločina i predlaže državama kako da jačaju svoje [...]

  • Apr 12 / 2016
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South America

Venezuela: ¿Crisis humanitaria o crisis de poder?

Con la llegada de la nueva Asamblea Nacional, cuya mayoría parlamentaria está compuesta por diputados opositores al Gobierno Nacional, su agenda de trabajo ha consistido en calificar la situación económica, política y social del país bajo términos críticos, a pesar de rechazar medidas como el decreto de emergencia económica anunciado por el Presidente Nicolás Maduro. [...]

  • Mar 15 / 2016
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North America

Le Canada devrait briguer un siège temporaire au Conseil de sécurité de l’ONU

Le Canada devrait briguer un siège temporaire au Conseil de sécurité de l’ONU PUBLIÉ LE MARDI 15 MARS 2016 Ban Ki-moon, le Secrétaire général des Nations Unies en compagnie du premier ministre Justin Trudeau à Ottawa.    PHOTO : ADRIAN WYLD Le premier ministre Justin Trudeau devrait annoncer cette semaine que le Canada briguera un siège non [...]

  • Feb 17 / 2016
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Middle East

Yémen: les divisions persistantes empêchent la tenue des nouveaux pourparlers (ONU)

Yémen: les divisions persistantes empêchent la tenue des nouveaux pourparlers (ONU) pengmengyao 296 mots 17 février 2016 08:58 Le Service en français de Xinhua XHFRNS Français Copyright 2016. Xinhua News Agency. All Rights Reserved   NEW YORK (Nations Unies), 17 février (Xinhua) — L’envoyé spécial du secrétaire général de l’ONU pour le Yémen, Ismail Ould [...]