Category Archives: Sports

Realizing 2030 Agenda Requires Teamwork to Rebuild Trust in Government, Ensure Fair Globalization, High-Level Political Forum Hears, as Ministerial Segment Begins

The loss of confidence and trust between people and Governments, multilateral institutions and international organizations highlighted the paradox that problems were increasingly global in nature and could not be solved by individual countries, participants heard …

Focus on Accessible Treatment, Reproductive Rights Vital for Eliminating Health Gaps, Gender Discrimination, Speakers Tell High-Level Political Forum

Speakers today voiced deep concern at the continued prevalence of the long standing � and often intersecting � challenges of gender discrimination and health inequality, as the Economic and Social Council's High-Level Political Forum on …

Special Committee on Decolonization Approves 9 Draft Resolutions, Including Text Calling for Fair Self-Determination Process in French Polynesia

Speakers Concerned Potential Voters Could Be Excluded from New Caledonia Referendum in 2018

The Special Committee on Decolonization sent nine draft resolutions to the General Assembly today, including on the Question of French Polynesia, garnering …

GHANAIAN PRESIDENT CONTINUES WEST AFRICA TOUR WITH VISIT TO SIERRA LEONE

ACCRA, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of Ghana left here Wednesday for Freetown for a one-day visit to Sierra Leone as part of his official working visits to fellow member countries of the Economic Community …

On-the-Record Briefing on Biosecurity

MODERATOR: Thank you very much, and thanks to all those who've joined us this afternoon for our on-the-record conference call on biosecurity. The first thing I'd like to do is introduce our two speakers this …

Hisense devient sponsor officiel de la Coupe du Monde de la FIFA, Russie 2018(TM)

BEIJING, 6 avril 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lors d’une conférence de presse commune avec la FIFA du 6 avril 2017, Hisense a annoncé son statut de sponsor officiel de la Coupe du Monde de la FIFA …

Hisense Becomes Official Sponsor of 2018 FIFA World Cup(TM)

BEIJING, April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On April 6th 2017, in a joint press conference held with FIFA, Hisense announced its status as an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, becoming the …

Raped, injected with poison, entire family murdered: One woman’s story in CAR

The first time the Seleka rebels captured Danielle* she was visiting the shallow grave where her husband, father, and brothers were all buried. Danielle had witnessed the rebels kill the men outside her home just …