Daily Archives: October 7, 2019

Canadian High Commissioner to Sierra Leone Bids farewell to President Julius Maada Bio

State House, Freetown Outgoing Canadian High Commissioner to Ghana and Sierra Leone, Dr Heather Cameron, who is based in Accra, has today bid farewell to His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio.She thanked the President for receiving her, saying t...

Secretary-General, Addressing Security Council, Declares Battle against Terrorism One ‘We Are Not Winning’, Stressing ‘Clear and Present Danger’ to Global Peace

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks to the Security Council meeting on Peace and security in Africa: the centrality of preventive diplomacy, conflict prevention and resolution, in New York today:Thank you for this opportunity t...

UNHCR: Anti-Refugee and Migrant Sentiment Threaten Battle to End Statelessness

The U.N. refugee agency warns the battle to stamp out global statelessness is being threatened by growing anti-refugee and migrant sentiment, as well as rising nationalism. More than 220,000 people have acquired citizenship since the U.N. refugee agenc...

UNHCR: Anti-Refugee and Migrant Sentiment Threaten Battle to End Statelessness

The U.N. refugee agency warns the battle to stamp out global statelessness is being threatened by growing anti-refugee and migrant sentiment, as well as rising nationalism. More than 220,000 people have acquired citizenship since the U.N. refugee agenc...

‘Dangerous nationalism’ seriously threatens efforts to tackle statelessness: UNHCR chief

Hate speech and misguided nationalism present a serious threat to efforts to tackle statelessness, despite growing public awareness of the problem, UN refugee chief Filippo Grandi said on Monday.Speaking at a meeting in Geneva aiming to convince more c...

‘Dangerous nationalism’ seriously threatens efforts to tackle statelessness: UNHCR chief

Hate speech and misguided nationalism present a serious threat to efforts to tackle statelessness, despite growing public awareness of the problem, UN refugee chief Filippo Grandi said on Monday.Speaking at a meeting in Geneva aiming to convince more c...