UN Climate Summit

The United Nations bolsters a global community committed to climate change action by holding a special summit this September. ISSUE • The Environment PLACE • New York, NY, USA DATE • September 23, 2019 ORGANIZATION • United Nations The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has convened a UN Climate Summit for September...

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G7 Summit in France

The G7 of leaders from the 6 largest national economies and the European Union will convene in Southern France. ISSUES • Economy, Inequality PLACE • Biarritz, France DATES • August 25 — 29, 2019 ORGANIZATIONS • The G7, the European Union, and the Republic of France ISSUES • Economy, Inequality PLACE • Biarritz,...

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Red Cross on 2018 Disasters

We review The International Red Cross 2018 World Disasters Report — which presents sobering data, incisive insights, and recommendations concerning the gap between those impacted by disasters and those who receive adequate relief. PUBLIKS REPORTS ARCHIVE YEAR • 2019 MONTH • 5 • May REPORT REVIEWDISASTER RESPONSE • HUMANITARIAN AIDREFERENCE...

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World AIDS and HIV Day

Since 1988 UN Members have participated in World AIDS Day; this year the Secretary-General’s published call is urgent, caring, persuasive.  Genre: Health, Official Day. Venue: Worldwide (all UN Member States). Dates: December 1, 2018. Sponsors: The United Nations and all UN Member States. Description: Governments and organizations based within and...

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One Planet Summit à Paris

Le Président Emmanuel Macron invite plusiers secteurs de la société à une réunion importante sur la question urgente de l'environnement. Genre: Congrès, Environnement. Venue: La Seine Musicale, Île Seguin Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris, France. Date: 12 décembre, 2017 Co-organisateurs: Présidence de la République Française; les Nations Unies (ONU); et le Groupe de...

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Morocco Holds Western Sahara

Map of North African Coastal Territory

The policy regarding independence of Western Sahara from Morocco continues with no perceptible changes, per the recent King address. RABAT, MOROCCO — King Mohammed VI of Morocco has this week restated his firm stance against a peace deal that awards Western Sahara with independence. The announcement was made amidst...

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Morocco On Western Sahara

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The policy regarding independence of Western Sahara from Morocco continues with no perceptible changes, per the recent King address. RABAT, MOROCCO — There was some cause this year to hope the King would proclaim a new stance on Western Sahara during ceremonies to commemorate the Green March, 42 years...

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