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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Living Danishly: 6 hacks for a happier lifeProfessor Jeffrey Sachs, head of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network
Living Danishly: 6 hacks for a happier life
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 minutes ago
Professor Jeffrey Sachs, head of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network and special advisor to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. "Our social fabric is deteriorating, social trust is deteriorating, faith in government is deteriorating." So... Read more
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ABC News
UN Envoy Warns That Iraq's Political Crisis Helps Extremistsand unite efforts behind the "critical effort" of fighting IS extremists. But
UN Envoy Warns That Iraq's Political Crisis Helps Extremists
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
and unite efforts behind the "critical effort" of fighting IS extremists. But Kubis also reiterated Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's warning that IS cannot be defeated by military means alone and that efforts to retake IS-controlled territory... Read more
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dna
Camp for displaced Syrian destroyed, UN's Ban Ki-Moon expresses outrageUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday he was "outraged" by the deadly
Camp for displaced Syrian destroyed, UN's Ban Ki-Moon expresses outrage
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday he was "outraged" by the deadly attack on a camp for displaced Syrians and said those responsible must face justice. Ban demanded once again that the UN Security Council refer Syria to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China takes first step in US$1 billion pledge to UN to fund peace, developmentbetween supporting peace and security, and implementing a 2030 agenda for susta
China takes first step in US$1 billion pledge to UN to fund peace, development
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
between supporting peace and security, and implementing a 2030 agenda for sustainable development. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was "extremely appreciative of this generous contribution to the United Nations," his spokesman Stephane Dujarric... Read more
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The Star
China takes first step in $1 billion pledge to U.N. to fund peace, developmentbetween supporting peace and security, and implementing a 2030 agenda for susta
China takes first step in $1 billion pledge to U.N. to fund peace, development
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
between supporting peace and security, and implementing a 2030 agenda for sustainable development. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was "extremely appreciative of this generous contribution to the United Nations," his spokesman Stephane Dujarric... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Syrian military denies it carried out airstrikes on refugee campbut a senior UN official said initial reports suggested a government plane was
Syrian military denies it carried out airstrikes on refugee camp
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 hours ago
but a senior UN official said initial reports suggested a government plane was responsible for the “murderous attacks”. Ban Ki-moon, the UN secretary-general, said he was outraged by the incident, and called for those responsible to be held... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
UN chief calls for consequences for Syria strikeBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 8:30 p.m.
UN chief calls for consequences for Syria strike
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 8:30 p.m. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon says there should be serious consequences for whoever is responsible for a "seemingly calculated attack" on a refugee camp in... Read more
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ABC News
UN Chief Calls for Consequences for Syria StrikeU.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon says there should be serious consequences fo
UN Chief Calls for Consequences for Syria Strike
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon says there should be serious consequences for whoever is responsible for a "seemingly calculated attack" on a refugee camp in Syria. Ban said in a statement issued on Friday that he was outraged by the attack,... Read more
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FOX News
UN establishes trust fund to help combat Zika virusUNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. tru
UN establishes trust fund to help combat Zika virus
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. trust fund to help finance urgent priorities in combatting the Zika virus. A U.N. announcement Friday said money is needed to help countries implement their national plans... Read more
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Salon.com
UN establishes a trust fund to help combat the Zika virusUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. trus
UN establishes a trust fund to help combat the Zika virus
Salon.com / Posted 5 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. trust fund to help finance urgent priorities in combatting the Zika virus. A U.N. announcement Friday said money is needed to help countries implement their national plans to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UN establishes a trust fund to help combat the Zika virusUNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. trus
UN establishes a trust fund to help combat the Zika virus
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. trust fund to help finance urgent priorities in combatting the Zika virus. A U.N. announcement Friday said money is needed to help countries implement their national plans to... Read more
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DW
Funding a global nature reserve network |the political will is there," said Erik Solheim, a former environment minister
Funding a global nature reserve network |
DW / Posted 8 hours ago
the political will is there," said Erik Solheim, a former environment minister of Norway nominated by UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to become the next chief of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). Günter Mitlacher, head of biodiversity at WWF... Read more
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FOX News
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summitfacilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit repor
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summit
FOX News / Posted 9 hours ago
facilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit report in February by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, the cost of humanitarian aid for the 120 million people in need last year was $19.5 billion, an all-time high.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ban Appoints Malian National As Special Representative for UN Guinea-Bissau OfficeUnited Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of
Ban Appoints Malian National As Special Representative for UN Guinea-Bissau Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Modibo Touré of Mali as his new Special Representative for Guinea-Bissau and Head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS). Mr. Touré... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At Climate Summit in Washington, UN Officials Call to Take Action 'To the Next Level'ago, 175 countries came to the United Nations to sign the historic Paris Agreem
At Climate Summit in Washington, UN Officials Call to Take Action 'To the Next Level'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
ago, 175 countries came to the United Nations to sign the historic Paris Agreement on climate change, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today said it is time to take climate action to the next level. "We need to accelerate the speed, scope and... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Assisting autismJobs connect adults to their societies. Persons with autism deserve to walk the
Assisting autism
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 11 hours ago
Jobs connect adults to their societies. Persons with autism deserve to walk the same path” — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon The diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) is no easy task, and parents of autistic children can find it... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Coalition for Urban Transitions launched to accelerate global climate commitments– especially now that the Paris Agreement had been officially signed. Speaking
Coalition for Urban Transitions launched to accelerate global climate commitments
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 11 hours ago
– especially now that the Paris Agreement had been officially signed. Speaking at the event was UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who called on cities to reduce emissions while simultaneously issuing a battle-cry for businesses to invest in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN's Financial Situation 'Sound and Positive,' Top Management Official Reports, Noting Concern Over Reservesacceleration of payments for troops, police and equipment. The UN Secretariat
UN's Financial Situation 'Sound and Positive,' Top Management Official Reports, Noting Concern Over Reserves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
acceleration of payments for troops, police and equipment. The UN Secretariat will incorporate the information provided by Mr. Takasu today into a report from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon that will be presented to the Fifth Committee on... Read more
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iafrica.com
UN chief wants action on climate changeUN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Credit: AFP UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
UN chief wants action on climate change
iafrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Credit: AFP UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday said action on climate change must be faster and broader to turn the promises of the Paris deal on combatting global warming into concrete measures. "It is... Read more
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PhysOrg
UN's Ban says time to scale up action on climate changeUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addresses the opening session of the Climate A
UN's Ban says time to scale up action on climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 14 hours ago
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addresses the opening session of the Climate Action 2016 conference in Washington, DC on May 5, 2016 UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday said action on climate change must be faster and broader to turn the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
120 nations accuse US top court of violating law over Iranin Beirut. Iran denies any links to the attacks. Iran’s U.N. Ambassador Ghola
120 nations accuse US top court of violating law over Iran
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 hours ago
in Beirut. Iran denies any links to the attacks. Iran’s U.N. Ambassador Gholamali Khoshroo asked that Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon circulate the NAM statement to the U.N. General Assembly and Security Council. The NAM called for “dialogue and... Read more
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New Kerala
Ban appoints Malian national as Special Representative for UN Guinea-Bissau office - newkerala.com #59642New York, May 6 : United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday anno
Ban appoints Malian national as Special Representative for UN Guinea-Bissau office - newkerala.com #59642
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
New York, May 6 : United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday announced the appointment of Modibo Toure of Mali as his new Special Representative for Guinea-Bissau and Head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau... Read more
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New Kerala
At climate summit in Washington, UN officials call to take action 'to the next level' - newkerala.com #59637ago, 175 countries came to the United Nations to sign the historic Paris Agreem
At climate summit in Washington, UN officials call to take action 'to the next level' - newkerala.com #59637
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
ago, 175 countries came to the United Nations to sign the historic Paris Agreement on climate change, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday said it is time to take climate action to the next level. We need to accelerate the speed, scope and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ban Ki-moon, U.N. Secretary-General, recognizes D.C. middle school’s sustainable energy featsfor its sustainable energy features, and it received some international attenti
Ban Ki-moon, U.N. Secretary-General, recognizes D.C. middle school’s sustainable energy feats
The Washington Times / Posted 19 hours ago
for its sustainable energy features, and it received some international attention Thursday, when U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited the Northeast school. Accompanied by D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, Mr. Ban took a tour — led by Brookland... Read more
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Rappler
UN's Ban says time to scale up action on climate changeUnited Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during the opening ceremony
UN's Ban says time to scale up action on climate change
Rappler / Posted 21 hours ago
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during the opening ceremony of the High-Level Event for the Signature of the Paris Agreement at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, New York USA, April 22, 2016. Andrew... Read more
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FOX News
Iran turns to UN again to attempt to deny compensation for American victims of Iranian terrorGholamali Khoshroo released a communique from the UN’s 120-nation Nonaligned Mo
Iran turns to UN again to attempt to deny compensation for American victims of Iranian terror
FOX News / Posted 22 hours ago
Gholamali Khoshroo released a communique from the UN’s 120-nation Nonaligned Movement headed by Iran to Secretary General Ban Ki-moon that claims the practice by the U.S. defies international law. The NAM called the U.S. waiver of "the sovereign... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Time to take it to the next level': Call to accelerate action on climate changeClimate change: United Nations' Ban Ki-moon says time to scale up climate chang
'Time to take it to the next level': Call to accelerate action on climate change
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 hours ago
Climate change: United Nations' Ban Ki-moon says time to scale up climate change action Photo: Two weeks after the signing of the Paris climate deal, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki- moon has stressed the need for fast action against climate... Read more
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Japan Today
120 nations accuse U.S. Supreme Court of violating law over Iran ‹ Japan Todayand confrontation” to peacefully settle disputes. In last week’s letter, Iran’
120 nations accuse U.S. Supreme Court of violating law over Iran ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 hours ago
and confrontation” to peacefully settle disputes. In last week’s letter, Iran’s Zarif appealed to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to use his good offices “to induce the U.S. government to adhere to its international obligations, put an end to... Read more
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CTV News
Candidate for next UN chief asks to meet Security Councilis likely to meet privately with the candidates for an hour. There are nine ca
Candidate for next UN chief asks to meet Security Council
CTV News / Posted yesterday
is likely to meet privately with the candidates for an hour. There are nine candidates so far to replace Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon whose second five-year term ends on Dec. 31. Each of the nine appeared before the General Assembly last month at... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summitfacilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit repor
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summit
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
facilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit report in February by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, the cost of humanitarian aid for the 120 million people in need last year was $19.5 billion, an all-time high.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summitfacilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit repor
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summit
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
facilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit report in February by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, the cost of humanitarian aid for the 120 million people in need last year was $19.5 billion, an all-time high.... Read more
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ABC News
Candidate for Next UN Chief Asks to Meet Security Councilis likely to meet privately with the candidates for an hour. There are nine ca
Candidate for Next UN Chief Asks to Meet Security Council
ABC News / Posted yesterday
is likely to meet privately with the candidates for an hour. There are nine candidates so far to replace Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon whose second five-year term ends on Dec. 31. Each of the nine appeared before the General Assembly last month at... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summitfacilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit repor
Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summit
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
facilities and unimpeded humanitarian access." According to a pre-summit report in February by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, the cost of humanitarian aid for the 120 million people in need last year was $19.5 billion, an all-time high.... Read more
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The Hill
Three things terrorism experts want you to know about countering terrorismshould be countered. The results may surprise you. Starting with opening video
Three things terrorism experts want you to know about countering terrorism
The Hill / Posted yesterday
should be countered. The results may surprise you. Starting with opening video remarks by United Nations General Secretary Ban Ki Moon, and followed by DHS Secretary Johnson and Senator Cory Booker, the Countering Violent Extremism Symposium–... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Plans for coal-fired power in Asia are 'disaster for planet' warns World Bankare studded with conferences intended to turn the promises made at Paris into c
Plans for coal-fired power in Asia are 'disaster for planet' warns World Bank
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
are studded with conferences intended to turn the promises made at Paris into concrete actions. UN secretary general Ban Ki-Moon is pushing hard for governments to formally join the agreement and bring it into force before Barack Obama leaves... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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The Columbian
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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Daily Herald
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature riseand electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate
Global, local leaders vow hard work against temperature rise
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy. At a climate action summit, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon urged governments, businesses and civil society to make good on the landmark climate agreement concluded late... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Don't Let What Happened in New York Happen to You. New Yorkers on Why Repeat Their Primarybelieves that America no longer has a functioning democracy. You can repair tha
Don't Let What Happened in New York Happen to You. New Yorkers on Why Repeat Their Primary
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
believes that America no longer has a functioning democracy. You can repair that, and also why not ask UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to participate, as well as ask the FBI Director to lend you some of his best computer forensic experts for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbeki Ramps Up War Against Bleeding of Africathe World Bank and IMF in Washington, D.C. They met with United Nations officia
Mbeki Ramps Up War Against Bleeding of Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the World Bank and IMF in Washington, D.C. They met with United Nations officials in New York, including Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Earlier they had been in Paris, France, to meet with the OECD,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Infrastructural Devt As Catalyst for Economic Growthboosting infrastructure investment in emerging markets is key to achieving the
Infrastructural Devt As Catalyst for Economic Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
boosting infrastructure investment in emerging markets is key to achieving the SDGs, the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, noted that it is necessary to mobilise for infrastructural development because there is a gap due to many years... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Migiro Tanzania's New Envoy in BritainMigiro has served in various ministerial posts. In 2007, she was appointed Unit
Migiro Tanzania's New Envoy in Britain
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Migiro has served in various ministerial posts. In 2007, she was appointed United Nations Deputy Secretary-General by Ban Ki-moon. She also served as minister for Community Development, Gender and Children's Affairs. She has also served as... Read more
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New Kerala
Budget woes 'costly distraction,' Ban says, urging reliable funding for UN Palestine refugee agency - newkerala.com #59101East would be an increased risk of extremism, more poverty, and a region even m
Budget woes 'costly distraction,' Ban says, urging reliable funding for UN Palestine refugee agency - newkerala.com #59101
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
East would be an increased risk of extremism, more poverty, and a region even more riven by conflict, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned on Wednesday , urging donors to step up their financial support. The UN Relief and Works Agency for... Read more
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New Kerala
UN's financial situation 'sound and positive,' top management official reports, noting concern over reserves - newkerala.com #59107acceleration of payments for troops, police and equipment. The UN Secretariat
UN's financial situation 'sound and positive,' top management official reports, noting concern over reserves - newkerala.com #59107
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
acceleration of payments for troops, police and equipment. The UN Secretariat will incorporate the information provided by Takasu on Wednesday into a report from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon that will be presented to the Fifth Committee on 11... Read more
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The Washington Times
Bill Nye, Al Gore to attend Climate Action 2016 SummitStep aside now. Bill Nye, Al Gore, Michael Bloomberg and Ban Ki Moon are all in
Bill Nye, Al Gore to attend Climate Action 2016 Summit
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Step aside now. Bill Nye, Al Gore, Michael Bloomberg and Ban Ki Moon are all in the same place on Thursday, and they are in full activist mode. Yes, the “Science Guy,” a former vice president and New York City mayor, plus the secretary-general of the... Read more
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