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15.03.00 – PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION

UN / RELIGION AND TERRORISM

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said terrorists are misusing religion, and good government is the remedy.  UNIFEED-UNTV

22 Apr 2015 | Read More »

WORLD BANK/ FAITH BASED ORGANIZATIONS

Over 30 leaders from major world religions and heads of global faith-based organizations launched a call to action to end extreme poverty by 2030, a goal shared by the World Bank Group. WORLD BANK / FILE

9 Apr 2015 | Read More »

GA / ANTI-SEMITISM

During an informal meeting of the General Assembly to address concerns of a rise in anti-Semitic violence worldwide, top United Nations officials echoed the view of keynote speaker Bernard-Henri Lévy who lamented the renewed advance of this radical inhumanity. UNIFEED-UNTV

22 Jan 2015 | Read More »

SOMALIA / EID PREPARATIONS

Residents of Mogadishu flocked to markets around Somalia's capital to stock up on supplies ahead of celebrations that will mark Eid al-Adha, known as the feast of sacrifice. AMISOM

3 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT

A senior UN official said that despite the developmental progress made, it is still “limited to the wealthy.” He said that the one billion people leaving poverty are still “stagnated while the rest of the world gets richer”. UNIFEED-UNTV

22 Sep 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / BELET WEYNE EID

In Belet Weyne, South-Central of Somalia, multitudes headed Monday to the mosques to mark Eid-ul-Futr. They were joined in prayer by AMISOM Djiboutian troops working together with the Somali National Army to ensure peace and stability in the area. AMISOM

28 Jul 2014 | Read More »

UN / MIDDLE EAST PEACE PROCESS

Israeli Ambassador Ron Prosor said that UN special envoy Robert Serry had taken "destructive steps that aggravated tensions on the ground." The response came after  Serry had expressed dismay that a peaceful Easter procession led by Palestinian Christians through Jerusalem’s Old City was disrupted by Israeli security forces. UNIFEED – UNTV  

29 Apr 2014 | Read More »

UN / CAR RELIGIOUS LEADERS WRAP

Following a meeting with the Secretary-General, religious leaders from Central African Republic (CAR) said that that representatives of Muslim, Catholic and Evangelical congregations want to see their nation back on the road of peace and progress and came to New York to, "present the security situation as well as humanitarian situation in our country and [...]

14 Mar 2014 | Read More »

UN / CAR RELIGIOUS LEADERS

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met today in New York with three religious leaders from the Central African Republic (CAR), whom he described as a "powerful symbol of their country's longstanding tradition of peaceful coexistence." UNTV

13 Mar 2014 | Read More »

UN/ BLAIR WRAP

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said that in the 21st Century "education is a security issue" and it should be used to "open young minds" to "those who are culturally and religiously different. Asked about reports that his government allowed the NSA to collect information on British citizens, he said that it must be [...]

21 Nov 2013 | Read More »

 

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