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Comic Book Release: Protecting Life Below Water with Annie Sunbeam

Jun 2, 2017 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

  by Britta Schmitz   UNITED NATIONS, June 1 2017 –  Annie Sunbeam, an interplanetary superhero, is the main character of the latest comic book from Comics Uniting Nations, an initiative created to promote the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through comics.   “The Annie Sunbeam and Friends Comic takes on the critical issue of preserving the oceans and protecting marine life,“ Debbie Margolis-Horwitz, Executive Producer of Kreative Kontent, told Europa Newswire.   The Comics Uniting Nations book Annie Sunbeam and Friends, Protecting Life Below Water promotes SDG #14, which is Life Below Water. The story focuses on damages people do [Read More]

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]

World Autism Awareness Day 2017

Apr 2, 2017 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, 31 March 2017 – Sofia Lachapelle along with Hundreds of guests  participated on the 2017 World Autism Awareness Day today at the UN Headquarters in New York. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire   Ahead of World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD), Secretary-General António Guterres issued a statement today (31 March), calling for a change of attitude towards persons with autism “and in recognizing their rights as citizens.” The statement read at a special event at UN Headquarters in NY by Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information Cristina Gallach, said that “like everyone else” people in the autism spectrum [Read More]

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