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NEW PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF SRI LANKA PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AT GENEVA

12 April 2018 Aliyar Lebbe Abdul Azeez, the new Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations Office at Geneva, today presented his credentials to Michael Møller, the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva. Pr...Read More

Daily Press Briefing By The Office Of The Spokesperson For The Secretary-General

Donors in Geneva today pledged $528 million to support the delivery of urgently needed humanitarian aid to millions of people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  The announcements were made at a humanitarian conference in co‑chaired b...Read More

NEW PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE GAMBIA PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AT GENEVA

19 March 2018 Yusupha Alieu Kah, the new Permanent Representative of The Gambia to the United Nations Office at Geneva, today presented his credentials to Michael Møller, the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva. Mr. Kah ...Read More

Strategic Progress Update The North-East Recovery And Stabilisation Programme For Nigeria a Synthesis Of Results, Achievements, And Lessons Learnt

The insurgency that has devastated the North-East of Nigeria since 2009 has resulted in the loss of over 20,000 lives, the destruction of billions of dollars worth of infrastructure, and has affected the lives of over 15 million people. Aga...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL HOLDS PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD, WITH A FOCUS ON CHILDREN IN HUMANITARIAN SITUATIONS

5 March 2018 The Human Rights Council this morning held the first part of its annual full-day meeting on the rights of the child, with a panel discussion which focused on children in humanitarian situations. In his opening statement, Vojisl...Read More

WTO Members Broaden The Discussion On IP, Inclusive Innovation And The Public Interest

Intellectual property and innovation As part of a series of items on IP and innovation regularly added to the Council’s agenda since 2012, the co-sponsors (Australia, the European Union, Japan, Switzerland, Chinese Taipei and the United Sta...Read More

Reinventing Multilateral Cybersecurity Negotiation after the Failure of the UN GGE and Wannacry: The OECD Solution

While the failure of cyber security negotiations under the auspices of the UN GGE has created a huge void in international regulation, recent cyber-attacks with global reach have shown that action is more urgent than ever. Reflection on sta...Read More

Azevêdo: WTO Essential For Bulgaria’s Continued Economic Reforms And Integration Into Global Economy

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Good morning. I am very glad to be in Bulgaria and to join you today at the National Assembly. Thank you for your kind invitation. I am especially pleased to be here during the Bulgarian Presidency of the...Read More

Je Suis Achbita!

Achbita, decided in March 2017 is not a run of the mill case. It raised what I think are hugely difficult conceptual legal issues. It also comes at a delicate moment in the social and political life of Europe, where the Court of Justice of ...Read More

UNESCO And EUAM Cooperate To Train Law Enforcement Officers In Ukraine On Freedom Of Expression And Safety Of Journalists

news_160218_ukraine.jpg © UNESCO 16 February 2018 UNESCO organized for the first time with the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) in Ukraine a training for law enforcement officers on freedom of expression and safety of journalists in K...Read More

Excessive Multilingualism in EU Trade Agreements

The legal protection of multilingualism is an important principle and an indispensable guarantee for the functioning of the institutions of the European Union (EU) as well as for their relationships with EU citizens. This is not only eviden...Read More

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