Jordan

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

14 February 2018 M. Gennady Gatilov, the new Permanent Representative of Russia 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...Read More

COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION CONCLUDES ITS NINETY-FOURTH SESSION

Adopts Concluding Observations and Recommendations on the Reports of Algeria, Australia, Belarus, Jordan, Serbia and Slovakia 8 December 2017 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination this afternoon concluded its ninety-four...Read More

COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION CONSIDERS THE REPORT OF JORDAN

24 November 2017 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination today concluded its consideration of the combined eighteenth to twentieth periodic report of Jordan on its implementation of the provisions of the International Conv...Read More

NINETY-FOURTH SESSION OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION OPENS IN GENEVA

20 November 2017 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination this morning opened its ninety-fourth session during which it will review anti-discrimination efforts by Serbia, Algeria, Jordan, Australia, Slovakia and Belarus. Th...Read More

NINETY-FOURTH SESSION OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION TO BE HELD IN GENEVA FROM 20 NOVEMBER TO 8 DECEMBER

16 November 2017 The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination will hold its ninety-fourth session at the Palais Wilson in Geneva from 20 November to 8 December, during which it will review the implementation of the Internationa...Read More

The National Parks Board Of Singapore To Receive UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize For Environmental Preservation

singapore.jpg © UNESCO Paris, 23 October—The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, has named the National Parks Board of Singapore as the laureate of the 2017 UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Preservation. The prize-giving c...Read More

The National Parks Board Of Singapore To Receive UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize For Environmental Preservation

24 October 2017 The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, has named the National Parks Board of Singapore as the laureate of the 2017 UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Preservation. The prize-giving ceremony will be held in J...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE EXAMINES THE REPORT OF JORDAN

20 October 2017 The Human Rights Committee this morning completed its consideration of the fifth periodic report of Jordan on its implementation of the provisions of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. Presenting the r...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE TO HOLD ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIRST SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 16 OCTOBER TO 10 NOVEMBER 2017

Committee to Consider Reports of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Australia, Jordan, Mauritius, Cameroon and Romania 12 October 2017 The Human Rights Committee will hold its one hundred and twenty-first session at t...Read More

Culture Provides Sustainable Livelihoods For Women In Northern Jordan

jordan_umm_el_jimal.jpg Women showcase their creations at bazaars around Jordan and at their storefront (L to R). ©UNESCO 03 August 2017  In one of Jordan’s poorest communities, women have been working hard to create livelihoods using newfo...Read More

UNESCO Trains Arab State And Private Broadcasters On Gender Sensitive Indicators For Media

27 July 2017 In keeping with its commitment to contribute to gender equality and women’s empowerment in and through the media, UNESCO will hold a comprehensive training session for broadcasting members of the Arab States Broadcasting Union,...Read More