United Nations Initiatives
UAE Press: Show no tolerance towards intolerance   
April 13, 2019
Source: MENAFN - It went on to say, "The best way to tackle the issue is strong political will and improved responses, as enshrined by the UN Global Compact for Refugees, adopted last December. "The UN Security ...
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Yorkville High grad gives speech on status of girls and women at United Nations   
April 13, 2019
Source: Chicago Tribune - A philanthropic organization with roots in Yorkville recently made the international stage at the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women held at the United Nations headquarters in New York City. Yorkville High...
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Palestine full member of Vienna Convention for Protection of Ozone Layer   
April 13, 2019
Source: Ma'an News Agency - The Palestinian Environment Quality Authority announced, on Thursday, that the approval of the agreement comes after Palestine’s accession to the United Nations agency on 18 March 2019. The Authority said, in a statement,...
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The Death Toll Continues to Rise for Christians in Nigeria as We’re Urging the United Nations to Help   
April 13, 2019
Source: Aclj.org - Nigeria has become a deadly war zone for Christians who are unable to defend themselves as the death toll continues to rise. As local church leaders plead for help from the United States, we’re taking international action...
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In Search Of Panacea For Nigeria’s E-waste Menace   
April 13, 2019
Source: LEADERSHIP Newspaper - according to the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP). Developed nations are responsible for more than half of the e-waste. In 2014, the United States alone generated 11 million metric ...
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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Visits Rwanda With United Nations Development Programme   
April 13, 2019
Source: Just Jared - Nikolaj Coster-Waldau teamed up with the United Nations for an empowering trip to Rwanda! The 48-year-old Game of Thrones actor joined the United Nations Development Programme for the trip in hopes of shining a spotlight on the...
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Cuba plans rodent and ostrich farms to combat food shortages   
April 13, 2019
Source: The Independent - The United Nations Environment Programme has warned that rising meat consumption patterns are unsustainable. Peter Stevenson, chief policy adviser of Compassion in World Farming, said: “When it comes to exploring ways to...
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Trump wanted to nominate Ivanka to the United Nations and the World Bank: ‘That’s a genetic thing’   
April 13, 2019
Source: The Raw Story - President Donald Trump confirmed that he had considered his eldest daughter for two high-profile international positions. The president revealed that he wanted to nominate Ivanka Trump to the United Nations and the World Bank,...
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United Nations tribunal lawyer to present lecture on Rwandan genocide   
April 13, 2019
Source: TribLIVE.com - TribLIVE's Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you want and information you need, right to your inbox. The legal implications of the 1994 Rwandan genocide will be discussed during ...
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SF Special: Brazil's Soybean Success Is Rooted in the U.S.   
April 12, 2019
Source: Agriculture - During this same time, Brazil has almost doubled its corn production. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) says that nearly 40% of the food imports in the world come from Brazil. Food production in...
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