Category Archives: Technology

‘Proving our worth through action’: 5 things Guterres wants the UN to focus on in 2019

That was the New Year message from UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday, at UN headquarters in New York, as he presented his top priorities for the

Continuing Regular Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends Status for 91 Entities, Defers Action on 49 Applications

Continuing its 2019 regular session, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 91 organizations for special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council and deferred action on the status …

‘Proving our worth through action’: 5 things Guterres wants the UN to focus on in 2019

That was the New Year message from UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday, at UN headquarters in New York, as he presented his top five priorities for the

IGAD Executive Secretary Meets AU High Repres…

11 January 2019, Nairobi, Kenya: The Executive Secretary of IGAD today paid a courtesy call on the Rt. Hon. Raila Amollo Odinga as the African Union High Representative for …

Highlights of 2018: Parliamentary elections, designation of Hariri, return of refugees to Syria, reconciliation between Lebanese Forces and Marada Movement

NNA - On May 6, 2018 parliamentary elections were finally held in Lebanon after a forced 9-year-long disruption, during which the House of Parliament’s mandate was extended three times in …

Highlights of 2018: Parliamentary elections…

NNA - On May 6, 2018 parliamentary elections were finally held in Lebanon after a forced 9-year-long disruption, during which the House of Parliament’s mandate was extended three times in …

World Leaders Stress Need to Tackle Urgent Emerging Challenges amid Surging Unilateralism, as General Assembly Begins Seventy-Third Session

Multilateralism Only Viable Response, Assembly President Says, as Secretary-General Hails Peace Efforts in Horn of Africa, Korean Peninsula

Amid the backdrop of rising unilateralism and large-scale migration, world leaders attending …

World Leaders Stress Need to Tackle Urgent Emerging Challenges amid Surging Unilateralism, as General Assembly Begins Seventy-Third Session

Multilateralism Only Viable Response, Assembly President Says, as Secretary-General Hails Peace Efforts in Horn of Africa, Korean Peninsula

Amid the backdrop of rising unilateralism and large-scale migration, world leaders attending …

Africa-Europe Alliance: first projects kicked off just three months after launch

At the High-Level Forum Africa-Europe today in Vienna, hosted jointly by the Austrian Presidency of the EU, notably by Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, and Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda and …

Peace in Sahel Requires Tackling Causes of Instability, Special Adviser Tells Security Council amid Calls to Advance Development, Fight Terrorism

The Sahel is awash with challenges — from food insecurity and terrorist-related security threats to the negative impacts of climate change — but it has the potential to change for …