The WTO Secretariat has circulated a meeting notice and list of items proposed for the next meeting, on 22 November 2017, of the Dispute Settlement Body, which consists of all WTO members and oversees legal disputes among them. The meeting notice is circulated in the form of a document officially called an “airgram”.
11-14 December 2017, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - A series of events addressing the most recent trends, opportunities and challenges in financial education, financial consumer protection and financial innovation will be co-hosted by the OECD and CVM Brazil.
The General Assembly and Security Council today elected Dalveer Bhandari to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ of the United Nations. He was elected to a nine-year terms, starting on 6 February next year.
Even in wealthier countries, where people have access to toilets and faecal material is contained, treatment and final disposal of wastewater can be far from perfect, leading to polluted rivers and coastlines, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed told a World Toilet Day event on Monday.
The General Assembly and the Security Council today elected the fifth judge to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) concluding the 2017 elections to the principal judicial organ of the United Nations.
‘Don’t let adults off the hook, keep raising your voices;’ Kids ‘take over’ UN for World Children’s Day
It’s official, kids have taken over… at least for today – World Children’s Day – celebrated annually on 20 November, which this year marks the twentieth anniversary of the Declaration of the Rights of the Child, and also saw young people take over roles in government, media, and even at the United Nations, to raise awareness about issues important to them.
On World Children’s Day, UNICEF calls for collective efforts to address a number of the most pressing issues facing children around the world. More at UN News: http://bit.ly/2hQqyGR
ADB's Board of Directors has approved a $50 million loan to help sustain access to and quality of pre-primary, primary, and secondary education in Mongolia.