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Enrique Pena Nieto at World Drug Problem Meetings

Apr 20, 2016 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, April 19 2016 – Enrique Pena Nieto, President of Mexico along with Claudia Ruiz Massieu, Mexico’s minister of foreign affairs and his delegation during the Thirtieth special session of the General Assembly on the World Drug Problem today at the UN Headquarters in New York. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire United Nations, April 19 2016 In a special session on the world drug problem the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted an outcome document which reaffirmed its member’s determination to “tackle the world drug problem and actively promote a society free of drug abuse.” The document, which [Read More]

UN North Lawn: Back to the Roots

Mar 22, 2016 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, February and March 2016 – Construction Workers are all most finished with the Demolition on the North Loan (NLB) and renewing the area in to the Historic Look of UN Headquarters. NLB was a temporary building that housed the General Assembly the office of the Secretary General along with over 20 meeting rooms during the Capital Master Plan (CMP) constructions and Renovation of the Secretariat Building. by Britta Schmitz UNITED NATIONS, March 22 2016 – The North Lawn Building (NLB) had been standing on the grounds of the UN Headquarters between 46th and 47th Street [Read More]

Education, prevention, HIV testing: On World AIDS Day SG Ban Ki-moon stresses needs for a shared “Fast-Track approach”

Dec 3, 2015 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

New York, 1 December 2015 – “World leaders have unanimously committed to ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals adopted in September. This commitment reflects the power of solidarity to forge, from a destructive disease, one of the most inclusive movements in modern history”: on December 1, the date that like every year since 1988 marks the World AIDS Day, United Nations Secretary-General interprets the 193 UN member States’ agreement as a “new hope” to win the fight against the epidemic. Yet much needs to be done.   “By 2030, end the epidemics of [Read More]

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