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Nigerian elected president of United Nations General Assembly - Africanews English

Nigerian elected president of United Nations General Assembly   Africanews English

Every year in September, all 193 members of the United Nations meet at the General Assembly at the organisation's headquarters in New York.

SIPRI Policy Brief: Climate Change, Advancing United Nations Responses to Climate-related Security Risks (September 2019) - World - ReliefWeb

SIPRI Policy Brief: Climate Change, Advancing United Nations Responses to Climate-related Security Risks (September 2019) - World   ReliefWeb

English Analysis on World about Climate Change and Environment; published on 20 Sep 2019 by SIPRI.

Q&A: What is the U.N. climate change summit? - Los Angeles Times

Q&A: What is the U.N. climate change summit?   Los Angeles Times

Enough with the platitudes — it's time for world leaders to take concrete actions to avert a catastrophic heating of the planet. That's the message United Nations ...

World leaders are gathering at the U.N. Here’s why U.S. sanctions can make this complicated. - Washington Post

World leaders are gathering at the U.N. Here’s why U.S. sanctions can make this complicated.   Washington Post

Travel restrictions are a popular way to punish foreign leaders.

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint - Reuters

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint   Reuters

More than 1000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks ...

Iranian President, Foreign Minister Receive US Visas for United Nations Meeting Amid Rising Tensions - The Daily Beast

Iranian President, Foreign Minister Receive US Visas for United Nations Meeting Amid Rising Tensions   The Daily Beast

The Iranian president and foreign minister have received their U.S. visas to attend the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York next week amid ...

Iran says its foreign minister will be attending the UN meeting in New York amid visa doubts - CNBC

Iran says its foreign minister will be attending the UN meeting in New York amid visa doubts   CNBC

The semi-official ISNA news agency says Mohammad Javad Zarif will travel on Friday. As host country of the U.N., the U.S. is required to issue the visas.

US Expels Two Cuban Diplomats Ahead of United Nations General Assembly - The Daily Beast

US Expels Two Cuban Diplomats Ahead of United Nations General Assembly   The Daily Beast

Organizers have predicted the biggest day of action against climate change in history, with marches planned in 150 countries.

US expels two Cuban diplomats to the UN citing national security threat - CNN

US expels two Cuban diplomats to the UN citing national security threat   CNN

Washington (CNN) The US has ordered two Cuban diplomats assigned to the United Nations to leave the country immediately, alleging that the envoys were ...

United Nations ban Brazil's speech on climate change - MercoPress

United Nations ban Brazil's speech on climate change   MercoPress

After the South American country's failure to comply with the request that a project to increase Brazil's commitments with climate issues, the United Nations ...

Melania Trump Upsets United Nations School Parents by Inviting Students to Stock Exchange Opening - Newsweek

Melania Trump Upsets United Nations School Parents by Inviting Students to Stock Exchange Opening   Newsweek

First lady Melania Trump has reportedly upset some of the parents of children attending the United Nations International School in New York City by inviting 10 ...

As chance of Trump, Rouhani meeting at U.N. fades, talk turns to Security Council - Reuters

As chance of Trump, Rouhani meeting at U.N. fades, talk turns to Security Council   Reuters

The chances of a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani while they are both in New York next week for the ...

UN human rights report shows rise in reprisals against activists, victims - UN News

UN human rights report shows rise in reprisals against activists, victims   UN News

Cases of intimidation and retaliation against victims, civil society and activists who cooperate with the United Nations are on the rise, a new report from the UN ...

EFF to Observe at United Nations General Assembly Leaders' Week Event - EFF

EFF to Observe at United Nations General Assembly Leaders' Week Event   EFF

EFF has joined the advisory committee of the Christchurch Call to Eliminate Terrorist and Violent Extremist *Content* Online and will be represented at meetings ...

Church leaders, diplomats come together to pray for work of United Nations - The Catholic Sun

Church leaders, diplomats come together to pray for work of United Nations   The Catholic Sun

United Nations diplomats and other guests gather for a prayer *service* Sept. 16, at Holy Family Church in New York City. The *service*, hosted by the Vatican's ...

Security Council: Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria's Idlib - UN News

Security Council: Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria's Idlib   UN News

The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria: the last ...

On Climate Strike Eve, 450+ Activists and Groups Urge United Nations to Back Global Fracking Ban - Common Dreams

On Climate Strike Eve, 450+ Activists and Groups Urge United Nations to Back Global Fracking Ban   Common Dreams

On the eve of a global climate strike and just days before a major United Nations climate summit, more than 450 environmental activists and organizations sent ...

Seven entrepreneurs win top United Nations Young Champions of the Earth prize for outstanding work to protect our world - UN Environment

Seven entrepreneurs win top United Nations Young Champions of the Earth prize for outstanding work to protect our world   UN Environment

The Young Champions of the Earth prize is awarded every year to seven entrepreneurs under the age of 30 with big ideas for environmental change. The young ...

Rep. Barbara Lee Appointed as Representative From Congress to United Nations - Post News Group

Rep. Barbara Lee Appointed as Representative From Congress to United Nations   Post News Group

The White House and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday the appointment of Congresswoman Barbara Lee to serve as Congressional ...

United Nations General Assembly: Gridlock Alert Days, Street Closures & More - CBS New York

United Nations General Assembly: Gridlock Alert Days, Street Closures & More   CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The United Nations General Assembly is back in session this month. The main talks will take place between Sept. 24 and 30 in ...

 

 

 

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