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Ambassador Nikki Haley Press Conference

Apr 3, 2017 News, Security Council, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, 03 April 2017 – Nikki Haley, United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations and President of the Security Council for April, briefs journalists on the Councils program of work for the month today at the UN Headquarters in New York. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire United Nations, April 03 2017 As the United States takes over the presidency of the Security Council, Ambassador, Nikki Haley, told reporters today that the US administration is looking at the UN with “fresh eyes.” Haley said the administration is “looking at it to see, where can I show value, where [Read More]

Nadia Murad Basee Taha Appointed New Goodwill Ambassador for UNODC

Oct 5, 2016 Celebrities, News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

Amal Clooney, Nadia Murad Basee Taha. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire United Nations, New York, USA, September 16 2016 – Amal Clooney, International human rights lawyer Participated on the Appointment Ceremony of Nadia Murad Basee Taha as UNODC Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking today at the UN Headquarters in New York. Amal Clooney, Nadia Murad Basee Taha Photo: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire Nobel Peace Prize nominee Nadia Murad Basee Taha – who survived trafficking at the hands of ISIL (Da’esh) – was formally appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime for the Dignity of [Read More]

Secretary-General’s message on International Youth Day

Aug 12, 2016 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

The world’s young people – who make up the largest generation of youth in history – can lead a global drive to break the patterns of the past and set the world on course to a more sustainable future. Young people are directly affected by the tragic contradictions that prevail today: between abject poverty and ostentatious wealth, gnawing hunger and shameful food waste, rich natural resources and polluting industries. Youth can deliver solutions on these issues, which lie at the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In this first year of that15-year plan for a healthier, safer and [Read More]

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