Home » 4 Nov 2009 Entries posted on “4 Nov 2009”

NY / RIGHTS OF THE CHILD

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman opens the exhibit of the “Art in All of Us,” based on a book that features children’s photography, poetry and art. She also introduces UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Lucy Liu and filmmaker Guy Jacobson, who screened their film, “Redlight,” about child trafficking in Cambodia. The events are leading up to [...]

4 Nov 2009 | Read More »

GA / GOLDSTONE REPORT

Israeli Ambassador Gabriela Shalev says that the Goldstone report was, “conceived in hate and executed in sin” and that the Human Rights Council is obsessed with Israel. UNTV

4 Nov 2009 | Read More »

SUDAN / REFERENDUM

With just about 14 months to go before Sudan’s referendum on unity or secession for the south, there is a general feeling that the parties to the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement that ended a two-decade war are not doing enough to make unity attractive. UNMIS

4 Nov 2009 | Read More »

TAJIKISTAN / IRRIGATION

Years of neglect have depleted the agricultural potential of Central Asia’s fertile Ferghana Valley. The mighty river that flows through the valley is a key source of water for several countries and now farmers in Tajikistan are trying to tap into it to revive an important industry. WORLD BANK

4 Nov 2009 | Read More »

 

November 2009
M T W T F S S
« Oct   Dec »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30