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WTO Chairpersons For 2018

General Council H.E. Mr Junichi IHARA (Japan) Dispute Settlement Body H.E. Ms Sunanta KANGVALKULKIJ (Thailand) Trade Policy Review Body H.E. Mr. Eloi LAOUROU  (Benin) Council for Trade in Goods H.E. Mr. Stephen DE BOER  (Canada) Council for...Read More

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

5 March 2018 Lundeg Purevsuren, the new Permanent Representative of Mongolia to the United Nations Office at Geneva, today presented his credentials to Michael Møller, the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva. Prior to hi...Read More

Activities Of Secretary-General In Germany, 15-16 February

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres arrived in Munich, Germany, on Thursday, 15 February, to attend the Munich Security Conference.

A Cold War like Thriller in Summer – Icy Times Between Vietnam and Germany

If “all options are on the table” in the international arena, it is a reliable indicator that the stakes are high. We still recall when President Trump put all options on the table in August last year responding to North Korean missile test...Read More

Private Sector Opinion – Governance Scorecards As Tools For Breakthrough Results

The best governance framework does not guarantee acceptance and implementation if it is not applied by companies, analysts and investors. But with the appropriate tools, good governance can be successfully applied in most countries. Practic...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ELECTS VOJISLAV ŠUC OF SLOVENIA AS ITS PRESIDENT FOR 2018

4 December 2017 Geneva, 4 December 2017 (Issued as received) — The Human Rights Council this afternoon elected Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the United Nations Office at Geneva, to serve as its President f...Read More

Panel Of External Auditors Holds Fifty-Eighth Meeting At Food And Agriculture Organization In Rome, 30 November-1 December

The fifty‑eighth meeting of the Panel of External Auditors, chaired by Mussa Juma Assad, Controller and Auditor General of the United Republic of Tanzania, was held on 30 November and 1 December at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO...Read More

Activities Of Secretary-General In United Kingdom, 16-17 November

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres travelled from Bonn, Germany, to London, United Kingdom, on Thursday, 16 November, to give a lecture at the School of Oriental and African Studies of the University of London.

Activities Of Secretary-General In Germany, 15-16 November

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres arrived on Wednesday, 15 November, in Bonn, Germany, from Manila, the Philippines, to participate in the UN Climate Change Conference — COP23 [Twenty-third session of the Conference of the P...Read More

An Ocean Pathway Towards Sustainable Development

The COP23 host country Fiji has launched today the Ocean Pathway Partnership toward formal recognition of the links between ocean and climate change in the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) process by 2020. The initiative c...Read More

‘Smart Money’ Headed For Investments In Climate-Friendly Development, Secretary-General Tells Bonn Summit, Stressing Need For More Ambition

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the high-level event on the twenty‑third Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23), in Bonn, Germany, today:

Launch Of Special Initiative To Address Climate Change Impact On Health In Small Island Developing States

12 November 2017 | Bonn, Germany –Today, at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23), WHO, in collaboration with the UN Climate Change secretariat and in partnership with the Fijian Presidency of the twenty-third Conference of t...Read More