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28 Oct 2017 description
report UN General Assembly

GA/SPD/648
27 OCTOBER 2017

Secretary‑General’s Reform Proposals Supported as Fourth Committee Continues Review Several African delegates today described the volatile and challenging environment surrounding peace operations on the continent, stressing the need for greater cooperation between the United Nations and regional mechanisms, as the Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization) continued its comprehensive review of peacekeeping.

29 Aug 2016 description

Résumé

Le présent rapport est soumis en application de la résolution 70/292 de l’Assemblée générale et fait le point sur les progrès réalisés dans la mise en oeuvre des recommandations figurant dans le rapport du Secrétaire général sur les causes des conflits et la promotion d’une paix et d’un développement durables en Afrique (A/65/152-S/2010/526).

29 Aug 2016 description

Summary

The present report, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 70/292, reviews progress made in the implementation of the recommendations contained in the report of the Secretary-General on the causes of conflict and the promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa (A/65/152-S/2010/526).

26 Sep 2014 description
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AG/11562

Assemblée générale
Soixante-neuvième session
9e & 10e séances plénières
Matin & après-midi

Au deuxième jour du débat général de la soixante-neuvième session de l’Assemblée générale, plusieurs chefs d’État et de gouvernement ont, aujourd’hui, insisté sur la nécessité de concentrer les efforts de la communauté internationale sur l’élimination de la pauvreté et la réduction des inégalités, deux fléaux qui alimentent l’extrémisme et le terrorisme.

04 Oct 2012 description

Assemblée générale Soixante-septième session Conseil de sécurité Soixante-septième année Point 64 b) de l’ordre du jour provisoire**
Nouveau Partenariat pour le développement de l’Afrique : progrès accomplis dans la mise en œuvre et appui international : les causes des conflits et la promotion d’une paix et d’un développement durables en Afrique

Résumé

03 Oct 2012 description

General Assembly
Sixty-seventh session
Item 64 (b) of the provisional agenda**
New Partnership for Africa’s Development: progress in
implementation and international support: causes of
conflict and the promotion of durable peace and
sustainable development in Africa

Security Council
Sixty-seventh year

Summary

28 Sep 2012 description
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GA/11295

Sixty-seventh General Assembly
Plenary
12th, 13th & 14th Meetings (AM, PM & Night)

Palestinian Authority to Modify Bid for Upgraded Status at UN; Israel Says Time to Halt Iran’s Nuclear Weapon Programme by Drawing ‘Red Line’ through It

26 Sep 2012 description
report UN General Assembly

GA/11292

Sixty-seventh General Assembly
Plenary
6th, 7th & 8th Meetings (AM, PM & Night)

General Assembly President Says UN Can Be as Strong as Members Choose to Make It;
Urges Delegations to Find Courage, Tenacity of Purpose to Master Challenges Ahead

30 May 2012 description
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GA/11245

Sixty-sixth General Assembly
Plenary
111th Meeting (AM)

Consensus Text Also Recommends New Cooperation Agreement; Resolution on Report of International Criminal Court Also Adopted

13 Feb 2012 description

Summary

The Working Group expresses its strong objection to the decision of the United Nations Secretariat not to grant a waiver to the 10,700 word limit to the present report, as has been the case for almost every year since such a limit was imposed by the General Assembly in 1993.

13 Feb 2012 description

Human Rights Council
Nineteenth session
Agenda item 3
Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil,
political, economic, social and cultural rights,
including the right to development

Summary

The present report contains the findings and recommendations of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, Juan E. Méndez, on his mission to Tunisia, from 15 to 22 May 2011.

19 Jan 2012 description

Human Rights Council
Nineteenth session
Agenda items 2 and 3
Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner
for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the
High Commissioner and the Secretary-General
Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil,
political, economic, social and cultural rights,
including the right to development

Summary

13 Jan 2012 description

Summary

The Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders, Margaret Sekaggya, presents her fourth report to the Human Rights Council, submitted pursuant to Human Rights Council resolutions 7/8 and 16/5.

In chapter II of the report, the Special Rapporteur provides an account of her activities during the reporting year. She draws the attention of Member States to the 234 communications sent under the mandate during the past year. More detailed information on the communications is contained in addendum 2 (A/HRC/19/55/Add.2) to the present report.

09 Nov 2011 description
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GA/SHC/4027

Sixty-sixth General Assembly
Third Committee
42nd Meeting (PM)

Texts on Women’s Advancement, Refugees, Self-Determination Also Approved; Hears Introduction of 15 More Draft Resolutions Addressing Broad Range of Issues

02 Nov 2011 description
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GA/SHC/4024

Sixty-sixth General Assembly
Third Committee
38th Meeting (PM)

Refugee Head Says Humanitarian Crisis in Horn of Africa ‘Worst I Have Seen’; In Such Challenging Circumstances ‘We Must Recognize Our Shared Responsibility’

The twenty-first century was “proving to be a century of people on the move”, and innovative approaches were needed to address new patterns of forced displacement, the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian, Cultural) was told today by the head of the United Nations refugee agency.

02 Nov 2011 description
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AG/SHC/4024

Troisième Commission
38e séance - après-midi

Avec de nouvelles formes de déplacement dans un monde où la croissance démographique et l’augmentation de la mobilité, conjuguées à une multitude de facteurs sociaux, économiques, politiques, environnementaux et liés aux droits de l’homme, entraînent des mouvements de population, « le XXIe siècle est le siècle de la mobilité humaine », a déclaré aujourd’hui, devant la Troisième Commission, le Haut-Commissaire des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés, M. Antonio Guterres.

27 Oct 2011 description
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GA/SHC/4020

Sixty-sixth General Assembly
Third Committee
33rd & 34th Meetings (AM & PM)

Hears from Some 40 Speakers, as General Debate on Human Rights Issues Begins

20 Oct 2011 description
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GA/SHC/4015

Sixty-sixth General Assembly
Third Committee
23rd & 24th Meetings (AM & PM)

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Presents Report on Work in Past Year; Also Hears from UN Experts on Myanmar, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Iran

06 Oct 2011 description
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GA/L/3410

Sixty-sixth General Assembly
Sixth Committee
5th & 6th Meetings (AM & PM)

Colombia , El Salvador, Guatemala among Those Citing National Experience; Recent Events in Parts of North Africa, Middle East Said to Show Promise