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Five Benefits of Life Without NATO

Published: Thu 21 Mar 2019 09:29 AM
This week, war industry employee Hans Binnendijk claimed in the weapons-advertisement conveyance Defense News that we all get five big benefits from NATO: Read more...

Human rights to water and sanitation lead the way

Published: Thu 21 Mar 2019 09:26 AM
Human rights to water and sanitation lead the way to leaving no one behind, says UN expert Read more...

Global South cooperation ‘vital’ to climate change fight

Published: Thu 21 Mar 2019 09:17 AM
South-South cooperation is key to the world’s sustainable development and the fight against global warming said the United Nations Secretary-General on Wednesday, as the opening session of the Second UN Conference on South-South Cooperation got underway ... Read more...

Cyclone Idai: UN allocates $20 million in emergency funding

Published: Thu 21 Mar 2019 09:15 AM
As the full scale of the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai in South-West Africa continues to be assessed, the UN and humanitarian partners are ramping up the provision of emergency food, shelter, water and health care supplies to hundreds-of-thousands ... Read more...

Campaign launched to recruit champions for Aus sharks

Published: Wed 20 Mar 2019 05:52 PM
Campaign launched to recruit champions for Australia's sharks and rays Read more...

Jinchuan International Announces Annual Results for 2018

Published: Wed 20 Mar 2019 05:07 PM
Jinchuan Group International Resources Co. Ltd (the "Company", together with its subsidiaries, collectively referred to "the Group" or "Jinchuan International", Stock Code: 2362.HK ) today announced its annual results for ... Read more...

Nadi CCI cancels Holi celebrations to mourn Christchurch

Published: Wed 20 Mar 2019 12:45 PM
The plans to celebrate Holi by NCCI is now cancelled due to the Christchurch Mosque shooting that has claimed 50 lives and many more are admitted to hospital, some of whom are in critical conditions Read more...

UN launches ‘South-South Galaxy’ knowledge-sharing platform

Published: Wed 20 Mar 2019 10:07 AM
When countries of the Global South forged an historic technical cooperation deal among themselves 40 years ago, digital technology was a thing of the future, but developing nations have come a long way since then. Read more...

Cyclone Idai: emergency getting ‘bigger by the hour’ - UN

Published: Wed 20 Mar 2019 09:34 AM
The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said on Tuesday, warning that the emergency “is getting bigger by the hour”. Read more...

UN rights expert unable to carry out visit to Morocco

Published: Wed 20 Mar 2019 09:31 AM
The UN Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego García-Sayán, has announced that the necessary conditions for his visit to Morocco have not been fulfilled. “The Government of Morocco has not been able to ensure a programme of ... Read more...
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