Source: United Nations News Centre – Interview with Kanayo F. Nwanze, President of the International Fund for Agricultural DevelopmentRead More →
Thirteen additional countries need to ratify an agreement brokered by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to combat illegal fishing by blocking ports to ships known or believed to be carrying illicit catches that account for more than 15 per cent of global output, the agency said today. Source: United Nations News […]Read More →
Small islands need partnerships to battle climate change, address ‘unique vulnerabilities,’ says Ban
The global challenges facing the small island developing States (SIDS) are the international community’s collective responsibility, today stated the top United Nations official at the Security Council. Source: United Nations News Centre – Small islands need partnerships to battle climate change, address ‘unique vulnerabilities,’ says BanRead More →
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged every country to join the fight against human trafficking as United Nations agencies and their partners vowed to work together to support and protect victims of this transnational crime, while pursuing and prosecuting criminals and their networks. Source: United Nations News Centre – On World Day, UN urges action to […]Read More →
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today praised a Paraguayan man whose “profound vision that the forces of animosity and hatred in our world are no match for the power of the human spirit” led to the creation of the International Day of Friendship, which falls on July 30 every year. Source: United Nations News Centre […]Read More →
Happy Independence day to Vanuatu – Independence from the United Kingdom and France on July 30, 1980.
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