Category Archives: Technology

As Mission in Liberia Closes, Security Council Intends to Consider Best Practices in Ongoing Efforts to Enhance Effectiveness of Peacekeeping

Following the completion of the 14‑year‑long mandate of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) on 30 March, the Security Council stressed today that the Organization would remain an important partner for …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**United Nations Personnel

This morning, the Secretary-General spoke at a memorial service …

Joint motion for a resolution on the situation in the Gaza Strip – RC-B8-2018-0191

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its previous resolutions on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the Middle East peace process,

–  having regard to the statement by Vice-President of the Commission / …

nChain Releases Nakasendo™ Software Development Kit

LONDON, April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — nChain, the global leader in research and development of blockchain technologies, is pleased announce that it has completed version 1.0 of its new Nakasendo™ …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary‑General.

**Saudi Arabia

Good afternoon.  Let’s try to get this done.  The Secretary‑General …

Meeting on Non-proliferation, Security Council Members Voice Grave Concern over Rapid Increase in Chemical Weapon Attacks

Security Council members — citing multiple incidents involving the alleged use of weapons of mass destruction — vowed to redouble efforts to keep such deadly agents out of the hands …

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 …

LEAGOO T5c powered by Spreadtrum SC9853I available in flash sales on Jumia Mobile Week

ABUJA, Nigeria, March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — LEAGOO T5c is the world’s first smartphone equipped with Spreadtrum SC9853I SoC. SC9853I adopts the Intel 14nm X86 Airmont microarchitecture, which can greatly …

Africa: U.S.-Africa Relations: A New Framework

MR CABRERA: Good morning, everyone. Thank you so much for being with us today for a very, very special presentation. I’m honored to welcome our Secretary of State to George…

INTTRA Grows Container Orders to 45 Million, Expands Carrier Network

PARSIPPANY, New Jersey, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced significant …