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SOMALIA / NEW JUBBA GOVERNMENT

Commenting on the new all-inclusive federal system in Somalia, the head of the Jubba Interim Administration Executive Council said: "The people of Jubbaland and the people of Somalia need us to do something. It is hunger that creates al Shabaab. Problems create enmity. Unemployment fuels clan conflict. A bad economy creates civil war. In order [...]

20 Jan 2014 | Read More »

UNICEF / BIRTH REGISTRATION REPORT ADVANCER

UNICEF released a new report showing that the births of nearly 230 million children under-five have never been registered; approximately 1 in 3 of all children under-five around the world. UNICEF

11 Dec 2013 | Read More »

NEPAL/ OPEN DEFECATION FREE

Chitwan district in Nepal celebrated becoming one of the first areas in the country to be declared 'Open Defecation Free', inching the entire country closer to its national goal by 2017. Open defecation is a major problem in Nepal. According UNICEF, only about 46 percent of Nepalese have latrines in their homes – and in [...]

2 Nov 2013 | Read More »

KENYA / SOMALI FIREFIGHTERS TRAINING

 The UN mission inSomaliais training Somali firefighters inKenyaon emergency fire and rescue management. Although Al Qaeda linked militants have been pushed out of most urban cities and towns ofSomaliathey still hold areas in the Southern part of the country and still pose a challenge with suicide bombings within the country and attacks outside its boarders. [...]

12 Oct 2013 | Read More »

UN / UN BUDGET

The top United Nations management official, Yukio Takasu, said that the  financial position of the UN as a whole is sound, however the situation for the regular budget, is "very, very tight."

9 Oct 2013 | Read More »

NIGERIA / BIRTH REGISTRATION

Fewer than 42 percent of Nigeria's children under the age of 5 have been registered, but a programme linking registration with health services is helping raise registration levels. UNICEF

16 Jul 2013 | Read More »

UNISDR / NATURAL DISASTERS

Jerry Velasquez, Head of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) for in Asia-Pacific Regional says that the good news is that less people are dying, but he warns that "the bad news is economic losses are going through the roof”. UNISDR / LINX PRODUCTIONS

15 May 2013 | Read More »

UN / SIERRA LEONE

The Executive Representative and Head of the United Nations (UN) Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Sierra Leone (UNIPSIL), Jens Toyberg-Frandzen, will present the Tenth Report of the Secretary-General on the UN's Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Sierra Leoneto the Security Council. UNTV

13 Mar 2013 | Read More »

DRC / AIRPORT SECURITY FENCE

The United Nations mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo's (MONUSCO) Engineering Section in collaboration with the Congolese Airports Authority is to build a security parameter wall/fence around the airport of Goma. MONUSCO

1 Mar 2013 | Read More »

AFGHANISTAN / HIGH LEVEL MEETING

Senior Afghan and United Nations officials said yesterday (13 February) the support of the world body should continue, at the request of the Government, in a coherent manner by reinforcing an Afghan-led development agenda. UNAMA

14 Feb 2013 | Read More »

 

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