The WTO Secretariat has circulated a meeting notice and list of items proposed for the next meeting, on 27 March 2018, 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”.
25-26 April 2018, Tokyo - This event will bring together key stakeholders from the Asia Pacific region to discuss policy issues relevant to the sound development of insurance and private pensions markets.
The United Nations this evening turned off the lights at its iconic Headquarters in New York as well as at other facilities around the world in observance of “Earth Hour” – a global event highlighting the need for climate action and sustainable energy consumption.
Генеральный секретарь ООН Антониу Гутерриш решительно осудил теракт во Франции. По сообщениям СМИ, 3 человека погибли и ещё 16 получили ранения в результате инцидента с захватом заложников на юге страны.
Strongly condemning the terrorist attack in France, the United Nations Secretary-General has reiterated his support to the Government in its fight against violent extremism.
James Ndeda, Director of Victims of Terrorism Organization Kenya, speaks about his experience as a victim of the 1998 bombing at the US embassy in Nairobi.
The United Nations’ largest annual gathering on gender equality and women’s rights wrapped up Friday in New York with the strong commitment by its Member States to achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls.
Each year we commemorate World TB Day on March 24 to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of tuberculosis (TB) and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. The date marks the day in 1882 when Dr. Robert Koch announced that he had discovered the bacterium that causes TB, which opened the way towards diagnosing and curing this disease. Despite significant progress over the last decades, TB continues to be the top infectious killer worldwide, claiming over 4 500 lives a day. The emergence of multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) poses a major health security threat and could risk gains made in the fight against TB. Find out more: http://www.who.int/campaigns/tb-day/2018/event/en/
Secretary-General António Guterres calls for a global observance of Earth Hour, calling for turning out the lights and turning up the pressure for a healthy planet.