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Monaco Culinary Week at UN

Oct 4, 2014 Celebrities, News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

  United Nations, New York, USA, October 03  2014 – Speakers briefing journalists on a culinary week dubbed “Flavours of Monaco” to run at the Delegates’ Dining Room at UN headquarters, 7 through 10 October. On the Photo:  From left: Philippe Joannes, Meilleur Ouvrier de France and Executive Chef of the Fairmont Monte Carlo, a resort hotel in the principality; Isabelle Picco, Permanent Representative of the Principality of Monaco to the UN; Cindy Hoddeson, Director of Meeting and Incentive Sales at the Monaco Government Tourist Office in New York; and Christian Garcia, Executive Chef for Prince Albert II of Monaco. [Read More]

Leonardo DiCaprio is the newly appointed UN Messenger of Peace

Sep 27, 2014 Celebrities, News, Secretary General, United Nations , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

The Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon designated  the Academy Award-nominated actor and committed environmental activist earlier last week as a MOP (Messenger of Peace) with a special focus on climate change. Speaking to reporters, DiCaprio said : “This is no small task as we all know it’s going to have to involve the largest movement – I think as we were discussing – in human history, but we are at a pivotal turning point. We are seeing the effects of rapid climate change happening every week in the news.” “To be bestowed this honor to be able to speak and have a [Read More]

The New York People’s Climate March

Sep 27, 2014 News, Secretary General , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Photos by: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire 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. The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon told the Press: “I am overwhelmed by such a strong power, energy and voice of people – I hope this voice will be truly reflected to the leaders when they meet on September 23rd. Climate change is defining issue of our time [Read More]

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