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18.07.03 – RECOMMENDATIONS

UN / UNICEF NEWBORN DEATHS

A medical journal The Lancet has released a series of papers at the UNICEF Headquarters today showing that majority of nearly 3 million children who die before they turn one month old every year could be saved if they receive quality care around the time of birth. UNIFEED-UNTV / FILE

20 May 2014 | Read More »

ILO / FORCED LABOR

A new report from the International Labour Organization (ILO) says that forced labour in the private economy generates $150 billion in illegal profits per year, about three times more than previously estimated. ILO

19 May 2014 | Read More »

UN / ONE MILLION VOICES

The UN launch of "A Million Voices: The World We Want" captures the voices of over one million people, half under 30, from all regions and backgrounds who want to be involved in setting the post-2015 development agenda and to hold Member States accountable. UNTV

10 Sep 2013 | Read More »

UN / KIRCHNER PEACE AND SECURITY

At an open debate on peace and security, Argentina's president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner called for the need to review and restructure UN institutions specifically the Security Council, saying that when managing conflict includes the right of veto, "then resolutions are more difficult to achieve and sometimes impossible." (UNTV)

7 Aug 2013 | Read More »

GENEVA / BRAHIMI

A conference on ending the war in Syria is now unlikely to take place in July, the United Nations Special Representative for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi said before preparatory talks with the United States and Russian officials today (25 June) at the united Nations in Geneva. CH UNTV

25 Jun 2013 | Read More »

UNAIDS / 2012 WORLD AIDS REPORT ADVANCER

UNAIDS launches the "2012 World AIDS Day Report, and the UNAIDS Report on the global AIDS epidemic in Geneva on Tuesday 20 November. UNAIDS

20 Nov 2012 | Read More »

UN / SRI LANKA PRESSER

Commenting on the internal review that found the United Nations had failed to meet its responsibilities during the final months of the civil war in Sri Lankain 2009, The Secretary-General's Chef de Cabinet, Susana Malcorra said "these are the moments when you have to do a strong introspection". UNTV

15 Nov 2012 | Read More »

UN/ SRI LANKA

"This morning Charles Petrie briefed the Secretary-General on the findings and recommendations of the Internal Review Panel on United Nations Action in Sri Lanka. UNTV

14 Nov 2012 | Read More »

STORY: UN / GUINEA PIRACY

Florentina Adenike Ukonga from the Gulf of Guinea Commission said today that the legal framework for dealing with piracy is “insufficient and ineffective” and called on the need to have an “accepted common definition” of piracy attracting the same type of punishment and establishing a neutral jurisdiction to try those arrested on acts of piracy. [...]

27 Feb 2012 | Read More »

GA / DPRK MINUTE OF SILENCE

The United Nations General Assembly observes a minute of silence for the recently deceased DPRK leader Kim Jong il. UNTV

22 Dec 2011 | Read More »

 

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