NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Global Partnership for Education (GPE) is delighted that the governments of Senegal and France will co-host its financing conference, which will take place on February 8, 2018 in Dakar, Senegal.
UNITED NATIONS � United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres opened his first General Assembly gathering Tuesday, warning that North Korea's nuclear ambitions are the world's most serious challenge.
"Today proliferation is creating unimaginable danger, and disarmament is paralyzed," Guterres said in …Read More
A new donor wall, unveiled today, recognizes those who have contributed to the renovation of the IAEA's nuclear applications laboratories, a project known as ReNuAL, which started in 2014 and has so far raised over Euros 30 million in extra …Read More
CHENGDU (CHINA), Somalia and Comoros have gained entry into the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) as the 157th and 158th Member States and the 50th and 51st African countries to be admitted.
Their admission was announced during the 22nd …Read More
MASAKA, UGANDA � Would a 15-year-old girl be married off by her parents in violation of the law? Would another girl, who looks even younger, get justice after an alleged statutory rape at the hands of an older man?
In …Read More
After steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger appears to be on the rise, affecting 11 percent of the global population.
The estimated number of undernourished people increased from 777 million in 2015 to 815 million in 2016.
In …Read More