Education Systems Must Provide Basic Knowledge, Skills Youth Need to Thrive – UN Officials

While universal access to education is indeed crucial, ensuring that it is of high quality must also be a top priority to ensure young people have the skills needed to succeed and help their nations develop, United Nations officials said. “There can be no development breakthrough without quality education for all,” said Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon More...

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By Editorial Team On Sunday, June 9th, 2013
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UN Secretary- General Joins Global Leaders in New Compact to Eliminate Malnutrition

Malnutrition in children in india and africa The Scaling Up Nutrition Movement hailed world leaders signing the “Global Nutrition for Growth Compact” as an indication of unprecedented determination to end the More...

By Editorial Team On Sunday, June 2nd, 2013
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High Level Panel releases recommendations for world’s next development agenda

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono High Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda has released “A New Global Partnership: Eradicate Poverty and More...

By Editorial Team On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
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On Peacekeepers Day, UN Chief Salutes Bravery of Peacekeepers

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message on the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, 29 May 2013, while announcing that one hundred and eleven peacekeeping personnel died last year, and more More...

By Editorial Team On Monday, May 20th, 2013
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Culture is a Powerful Source of Creativity and Innovation – -UNESCO Chiff

Director-General of UNESCO, Ms Irina Bokova in her message on the occasion of World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, 21 May 2013 said culture is a powerful source of creativity and innovation More...

By Editorial Team On Thursday, May 16th, 2013
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Telecommunication Technology Reduces Traffic Fatalities

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message for World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, 17 May 2013, said that by using  telecommunication technology and facilities, traffic fatalities can be More...

By Editorial Team On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013
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Italy to Host Int’l Forum of Mayors on Crime Prevention and Urban Security

How can we reduce vulnerabilities, inequalities and injustice in urban settings so as to address the complex and changing dynamics of security and crime prevention? The International Forum of Mayors is an opportunity More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
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1.3 Million People Die in Road Accidents Annually – UN Chief

UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon in his message for Global Road Safety Week, 6-12 May 2013, while announcing that each year 1.3 million people die in road traffic accidents, welcomed the many local, national and More...

By Editorial Team On Sunday, April 28th, 2013
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Ban Ki-moon Calls on Int’l Community to Rid the World of Chemical Weapons

US soldiers wear chemical warfare gear during a joint military exercise with South Korea at a US Army base in Dongducheon, 40kms north of Seoul.AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty More...

By Editorial Team On Saturday, April 27th, 2013
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Countries across the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region celebrat World Malaria Day

On the occasion of World Malaria Day, 25 April 2013, countries across the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region are celebrating World Malaria Day with the theme of “Invest in the future. Defeat malaria”. Malaria More...