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New York, Apr 27(Just Earth News): Speaking at the conclusion of a global meeting on importance of agriculture and agro-industries for sustainable and resilient food systems, the President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) on Wednesday urged for greater partnerships to ensure that global development agenda brings prosperity to all. more
South Sudan’s political process ‘not dead’ but needs ‘resuscitation’ – UN envoy

New York, Apr 26(Just Earth News): The political process in South Sudan is not dead but requires significant resuscitation, the head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the crisis- ...

UN Commission celebrates 70 years of ‘connecting countries and driving progress in Europe’

New York, Apr 26(Just Earth News): The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) is celebrating 70 years of bringing countries across the continent together to cooperate on a wid ...

UN and World Bank sign new partnership to build resilience for the most vulnerable

New York, Apr 23(Just Earth News): Building resilience for the world's most vulnerable people by reducing poverty, promoting shared prosperity, enhancing food security, and sustaining peace ...

Addressing ‘fragility’ of societies key to preventing conflicts, stresses UN chief

New York, Apr 22(Just Earth News): Noting that a key trigger common to nearly all conflicts is the element of fragility – fragility of States, of institutions, or of societies – United N ...

UN envoy welcomes restored Internet service in Cameroon’s English-speaking regions

New York, Apr 22(Just Earth News): The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Central Africa was relieved to learn that Cameroon President Paul Biya instructed that full interne ...

UN seeks more ‘cost-effective’ flight logistics in peacekeeping, political missions

New York, Apr 21(Just Earth News): Secretary-General António Guterres on Thursday launched an initiative to boost efficiency of United Nations planes and flights, as it was revealed that th ...

Middle East engulfed by ‘perfect storm’ – one that threatens international peace, warns UN envoy

New York, Apr 21(Just Earth News): Reporting on the dire situation across the Middle East region, marked by the largest refugee crisis since the Second World War, fractured societies, prolif ...

Venezuela: UN urges all efforts be made to lower tensions in Venezuela

New York, Apr 21 (Just Earth News): The United Nations on Thursday expressed concern about the latest developments in Venezuela, calling on the Government and the opposition to address the ...

UN, African Union sign new partnership framework to better respond to evolving challenges

New York, Apr 20(Just Earth News): United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Chairperson of the African Union, Moussa Faki Mahamat, today signed a new landmark framework to ...