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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]

Ashley Judd Appointed New UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador

Mar 17, 2016 Celebrities, News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

United Nations, New York, USA, March 15 2016 – Ashley Judd speaks at a press conference on her appointment as the UN Population Fund’s (UNFPA) new Goodwill Ambassador today at the UN Headquarters in New York. Photo by: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire United Nations, March 15 2016 – Acclaimed humanitarian, actor and writer, Ashley Judd, was appointed UNFPA’s newest Goodwill Ambassador today. “Ashley and UNFPA will be joining forces to raise awareness of the huge work that still needs to be done across the world to stop women dying giving life and to empower women to choose when and how often to [Read More]

ECOSOC celebrates its 70th anniversary: “Keep working for development, after the 2030 agenda”

Jan 24, 2016 News, United Nations , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

NEW YORK, 24 January, 2016 – 70th birthday for the Economic and Social Council ECOSOC on January 23, 2016. The UN organ established under the United Nations Charter in 1945, became operative the following year. In the seven decades since its creation, it has committed to remove the root causes of war, degradation, as well as socio-economic gap between all people. “We have a rich history in ECOSOC, but the bar has been raised”, Council’s President Oh Joon commented during a the commemoration held at UN Headquarters in New York on Friday. He also stressed the results so far achieved [Read More]

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