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14 Jul 2006 description

(Extract)

19 Aug 2003 description


Severe Mobility Restrictions in West Bank and Gaza force Palestinian Population to change Health Services
During 2002, half of the Palestinian population was unable to consult their usual health services, due to border closures and curfews, a WHO survey reveals. Detours and long waiting hours at Israeli checkpoints led to considerable delays and often forced the population to divert to a different health facility.

12 Aug 2003 description

This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva. Further information can be found on the UNHCR website, www.unhcr.ch, which should also be checked for regular media updates on non-briefing days.
1) LIBERIA

UNHCR sees the departure of Charles Taylor as a positive development that will usher in a new era for Liberia, allowing humanitarians to resume helping hundreds of thousands of people who have endured years of war and misery.

15 Jul 2003 description

(Extracted from JRS Dispatches No. 136)

16 Mar 2002 description

D/02/8
Bruxelles, le 16 mars 2002

COMMISSION DES COMMUNAUTéS EUROPéENNES
SECRETARIAT GENERAL
CONSEIL EUROPEEN BARCELONE 15 & 16 mars 2002
CONCLUSIONS DE LA PRéSIDENCE

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PRESIDENCY CONCLUSIONS
BARCELONA EUROPEAN COUNCIL

24 Aug 2001 description

This report includes: (A) Eastern Europe Region: (1) Balkans, (2) Russian Federation (B) Latin America and Caribbean Region: (1) Honduras, (2) El Salvador, (3) Nicaragua, (4) Ecuador, (5) Bolivia (C) East Africa Region: (1) Somalia, (2) Ethiopia, (3) Eritrea, (4) Tanzania (D) Central Africa Region: Angola (E) West Africa Region: (1) Sierra Leone, (2) Guinea, (3) Liberia

10 Aug 2001 description

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesman Kris Janowski - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.

31 Jul 2001 description

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesman Kris Janowski - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.

19 Jul 2001 description

MESSAGE FROM THE JRS INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR

11 Jul 2001 description

Twice monthly news bulletin from the Jesuit Refugee Service International office

06 Jul 2001 description

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesman Ron Redmond - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.

18 Sep 2000 description
report UN General Assembly

GA/9772
It would be simplistic and incorrect wishful thinking to suggest that the United Nations intervene in internal armed conflicts across the board, Sri Lanka's Minister for Foreign Affairs said this afternoon as the General Assembly continued its general debate.

29 Nov 1999 description

Press Release - SC/6759

Security Council Told Key is Effective Deterrent Action; As Debate Begins, 23 Nations Also Present Views on United Nations Role

The international community needed to move "from a culture of reaction to a culture of prevention", Secretary-General Kofi Annan said this afternoon in an open Security Council debate on the prevention of armed conflict.

19 Nov 1999 description

This report includes: A) FR Yugoslavia and region B) Indonesia - East Timor C) Sri Lanka D) Angola E) Rwanda F) General - Food Aid Needs and Shortfalls.