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International Organization based in United States of America

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28 Mar 2017 description

Addis Ababa, New York, Brussels and Paris, 27 March 2017: The African Union (AU), the United Nations (UN), the European Union (EU) and the International Organisation of La Francophonie continue to follow developments in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) closely. They express deep concern over the grave situation in the Kasaï provinces, as illustrated by reports that, between 23 and 24 March, about 40 members of the Congolese National Police were killed, during an ambush by the Kamuina Nsapu militia on the road between Tshikapa and Kananga.

27 Mar 2017 description
report United Nations

OBV/1717-ORG/1646

As the United Nations marked the International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff on 25 March, United Nations personnel continued to be arrested and detained by the authorities, at times without any reason given for their detention. At the same time, they continued to be abducted by armed groups seeking to assert their power or to exert pressure.

27 Mar 2017 description

The five international organizations, partners in the peacebuilding process in Guinea-Bissau, known as the P5 - African Union (AU) group, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) , the European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN) - met on 15 March with President Vaz to express their concern and exchange with him some opinions on the political moment in the country.

22 Mar 2017 description
report United Nations

March 21st, 2017

In September 2016, we alerted the world to the combined effects of growing and changing populations, new patterns of intensive water use, increasing rainfall variability and pollution on the risks to poverty eradication and sustainable development. Floods and droughts are already imposing huge social and economic costs around the world, and climate variability will make water extremes worse. If the world continues on its current path, projections suggest that the world may face a 40% shortfall in water availability by 2030, affecting at least 1.8 billion people.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

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16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 May 2017 United Nations

Tasks

As part of our team, you will support the development of web sites, including layout, content, and look and feel. You will also produce corporate communication products to help convey the global, complex and diverse nature of our operations in support of international peace and stability. More specifically, you will:

· Conceptualize, design and code web sites that are simple and elegant.

· Design website templates and CSS

14 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 May 2017 United Nations

The United Nations Department of Field Support (DFS) is a service provider for international peacekeeping, special political and other field operations. Our mission is to help these peace operations succeed with support solutions that are rapid, effective, efficient and responsible. We work with UN and non-UN partners to plan, mobilize and sustain field missions in the world's most complex environments. Our core services range from budget, personnel, technology, and logistics support, to supply chain, facility, and asset management.

Training

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19 Mar 2015 description
training Ongoing course United Nations, UN Institute for Training and Research

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