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04 Dec 2009 description

Paper presented by the Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers at the International Interdisciplinary Conference on Rehabilitation and Reintegration of War-Affected Children

22-23 October 2009 - Brussels, Belgium

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03 Nov 2009 description

Promoting employment is difficult in peacetime, and significantly more so in post-conflict situations. A major new effort by 20 UN agencies, funds and programmes now aims to scale up and maximize the impact, coherence and efficiency of employment support to post-conflict countries.

05 May 2009 description

On 30 April, International Development Minister Mike Foster launched DFID's 5th Meeting our Promises update, sharing our 2008 achievements in water and sanitation. The External Water Forum - Water & Sanitation in a Changing Climate - took place at the Institute of Physics in London.

30 Jun 2008 description

MAG and SALW - As the scale of the Small Arms Light Weapons (SALW)1 problem has become apparent across the world, MAG has been increasingly involved in addressing the threat posed by these items. The illicit proliferation of SALW prolongs conflicts, causes instability, undermines development, and is now well established as the leading threat to human security globally. MAG is currently undertaking SALW projects in Burundi, Cambodia, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Iraq and Sudan.

30 Jun 2008 description

En este boletín se presenta una relación de los acontecimientos más relevantes del trimestre en materia de los programas de Desarme, Desmovilización y Reintegración (DDR) de antiguos combatientes (DDR durante el trimestre), para después analizar en mayor profundidad un aspecto relacionado con este tipo de programas (Análisis sobre DDR). Tanto el anuario como las fichas de cada uno de los países se encuentran disponibles en www.escolapau.org.

La Coalición para Acabar con la Utilización de los Niños y las Niñas …

08 Apr 2008 description

En este boletín se presenta una relación de los acontecimientos más relevantes del trimestre en materia de los programas de Desarme, Desmovilización y Reintegración (DDR) de antiguos combatientes (DDR durante el trimestre), para después analizar en mayor profundidad un aspecto relacionado con este tipo de programas (Análisis sobre DDR). Tanto el anuario como las fichas de cada uno de los países se encuentran disponibles en www.escolapau.org

ÁFRICA

BURUNDI: Se desmovilizan sólo 200 de los 900 miembros …

16 May 2007 description
report UN News Service

Although global cereal production is expected to reach record levels this year, at least 33 countries are forecast to face serious difficulties, largely because of conflict, economic struggles or bad weather, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported today.

29 Nov 2006 description

The Global Appeal 2007

Introduction

UNHCR's Global Appeal is published yearly to alert governmental and private sector donors, Executive Committee (ExCom) members and Standing Committee observers, Governments and their Permanent Missions in Geneva, the UN Secretariat, UN agencies, intergovernmental agencies, NGOs, regional organizations and other institutions and interested individuals to the plight of millions of refugees and others of concern to UNHCR.

26 Oct 2006 description
report UN Security Council

General Assembly
Sixty-first session

Security Council
Sixty-first year

Agenda item 63 (a)

02 Dec 2005 description

Introduction

This Global Appeal is published to alert governmental and private sector donors, Executive Committee members and Standing Committee observers, Governments and their Permanent Missions in Geneva, the UN Secretariat, UN agencies, intergovernmental agencies, NGOs, regional organizations and other institutions and interested individuals to the plight of millions of refugees and other persons of concern falling within UNHCR's mandate.

05 Dec 2003 description

GENEVA, 5 December (UN Information Service) -- The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is seeking $54.8 million in contributions to fund activities in the coming year and to continue efforts to strengthen the institution.

28 May 2002 description

This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva.