Category Archives: Politics

Strengthening Nuclear Law in Africa: Workshop on the Way Forward

Legal and regulatory experts from 20 African countries expanded their knowledge on international and national legal frameworks for the regulation of radiation sources in medicine, industry, research and other areas, at a workshop at the …

UN CONCERN ABOUT ONGOING UNREST AHEAD OF MAURITANIA’S CONSTITUTIONAL REFERENDUM

GENEVA, The United Nations expressed concern about the ongoing unrest in Mauritania, ahead of the constitutional referendum scheduled for Saturday Aug 5, particularly the apparent suppression of dissenting voices and the reported use of excessive …

UN Daily News Programme 03 August 2017

Listen to a bulletin of news and features from the United Nations, with Matt Wells and Dianne Penn.

In today’s programme: Mauritania’s government needs to ensure a free and credible vote in the upcoming constitutional …

Babatunde Osotimehin Dedicated His Life to Public Health of Women, Young People, Says Deputy Secretary-General at Inaugural Lecture

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the inaugural Professor Babatunde Osotimehin Lecture, in London today:

It is an honour to be asked to give this inaugural lecture celebrating …

Investing in Youth Today Leads to Dividend of Peaceful, Prosperous Tomorrow, Deputy Secretary-General Tells African Union Summit

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the African Union Summit, in Addis Ababa today:

I am indeed honoured and humbled to participate in my first African Union Summit …