Daily Archives: December 11, 2017

Security Council Adopts Procedural Vote Allowing It to Hear Briefings on Humanitarian Situation in Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Wrong Forum for Humanitarian Issues, Stress Opponents, as United States, Other Supporters Say No Separation between Peace, Human Rights

Amid the security challenges arising from the ballistic missile and nuclear …

Women Leaders at African Bicycle Contribution Foundation’s Panel Discuss the Need to Have a “Seat at the Table.”

Key themes: Women Should do better at mentoring younger women and using their social capital, but they also control $14 Trillion of U.S. Wealth

Philadelphia, PA, Dec. 11, 2017 (GLOBE …

Women Leaders at African Bicycle Contribution Foundation’s Panel Discuss the Need to Have a “Seat at the Table.”

Key themes: Women Should do better at mentoring younger women and using their social capital, but they also control $14 Trillion of U.S. Wealth

Philadelphia, PA, Dec. 11, 2017 (GLOBE …

Amid record needs, new UN relief chief promises reform

His predecessors sat in an office of picture windows overlooking the East River fitted with beige furniture on the upper floors of UN headquarters in Manhattan.

But Mark Lowcock, the

ETHIOPIA BACKS A.U. STANCE ON JERUSALEM, SAYS NO PLANS TO RELOCATE EMBASSY

ADDIS ABABA, The Ethiopian government says its embassy will continue to be in the known Israeli capital, Tel Aviv despite United States president opting to recognise Jerusalem as the capital.…

Security Council Adopts Procedural Vote Allowing It to Hear Briefings on Humanitarian Situation in Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Amid the security challenges arising from the ballistic missile and nuclear testing activities of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, it was critical to address the dire human rights and …

Amid record needs, new UN relief chief promises reform

His predecessors sat in an office of picture windows overlooking the East River fitted with beige furniture on the upper floors of UN headquarters in Manhattan.

But Mark Lowcock, the …

IGAD HOSTS THE COORDINATION MEETING OF EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Djibouti (Djibouti): The Stakeholder's Meeting on the Sub-regional Coordination Mechanism (SRCM) for Eastern and Southern Africa, which is being hosted by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), this morning opened …

News in Brief 11 December 2017 (AM)

Children exposed to dangerous "new risks" online: UNICEF

Too little is being done to protect children from the "perils" of the digital world, according to a new flagship report published …