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UN / BAN

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appealed to the international community to provide US$ 1 billion to respond to the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in West Africa. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 4,400 people have died from the deadly disease and there are now close to 9,000 people infected mainly in Liberia, Guinea [...]

16 Oct 2014 | Read More »

GENEVA / BAN REFUGEES

Speaking to the UN refugee agency executive board, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for more political leadership and resources to prevent forced displacement, address its root causes and support solutions for those affected by it. UNTV CH

1 Oct 2014 | Read More »

GENEVA / BAN EBOLA

The Secretary-General paid a visit to the World Health Organization and its Ebola Outbreak Response Operations team to express his appreciation for the work done since March in response to the outbreak in West Africa. WHO

1 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / NETANYAHU

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at United Nations Headquarters in New York. UNIFEED-UNTV

30 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT

On the international day for nuclear disarmament, US Secretary of State John Kerry stated the US President's commitment to ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT). He said that the Treaty is about “responsible disarmament and, ultimately, it's about advancing international peace and security by building a different structure on which we can all rely.” UNIFEED-UNTV  

26 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / EBOLA 1

World leaders met at the United Nations to discuss how to contain and stop the spread of the Ebola virus and how to improve the treatment to those who are infected, ensure essential services, preserve stability and prevent outbreaks in other countries. According to the latest update from the World Health Organization, the total number [...]

25 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / DEBATE 1

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told Members States "it has been a terrible year for the principles enshrined in the United Nations Charter. He urged them "to fulfill their responsibilities to their populations." UNIFEED-UNTV

24 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / CLIMATE SUMMIT WRAP

World leaders agreed to limit global temperature rise to less than 2 degrees Celsius by cutting greenhouse emissions. Gathered at the Climate Summit in New York, global leaders also committed to put a price on carbon and to eliminate fossil fuel subsidies. UNIFEED-UNTV

23 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / BAN SYRIA

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged world leaders participating in tomorrow's Security Council summit on foreign fighters,” to come together decisively in support of efforts to confront these groups.” He said that confronting terrorist groups operating inSyriarequires a “multifaceted approach” and said that it should be designed to “address the immediate security risks, to stop atrocity crimes and, [...]

23 Sep 2014 | Read More »

NY / PEOPLE'S CLIMATE MARCH

An estimated 300,000 people have taken to the streets of New York City to highlight concerns about a lack of international action to stop climate change. The People's Climate March is part of a worldwide campaign to persuade global leaders to act decisively on the issue. UNIFEED- UNTV

21 Sep 2014 | Read More »

 

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