All posts tagged "UN"
International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion worldwide 2 years ahead of forecasts
Caribbean's 2% drop reflects impact of September 2017 hurricanes Irma and Maria
- Posted January 24, 2019
‘American Dream is rapidly becoming American Illusion,’ warns UN rights expert on poverty
Says UN Decolonization Committee could conclude Puerto Rico is no longer a self-governing territory
- Posted December 26, 2017
US, Israel to exit UN agency over alleged anti-Israel bias
The announcement by the State Department on Thursday rocked the agency’s Paris headquarters.
- Posted October 12, 2017
UN appeals for $3 M for hurricane-battered Dominica
By Edith M. Lederer UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. humanitarian office is launching a $31 million emergency appeal for the hurricane-battered Caribbean island of Dominica which was hit by a category 5 storm on Sept. 18. The...
- Posted September 29, 2017
At UN, Trump threatens ‘total destruction’ of North Korea
Says if US 'forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice'
- Posted September 19, 2017
UN report urges rights council to address Venezuela violence
Cites 'systematic use of excessive force'
- Posted August 30, 2017
Costa Rica Tops LatAm in U.N. Happiness Report
Happiness at work a key factor
- Posted July 31, 2017
How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed in UN system
An estimated 2,000 allegations of sexual abuse or exploitation have been leveled at U.N. peacekeepers and personnel
- Posted May 26, 2017
US will take action on Syrian chemical attacks if UN doesn’t
- Posted April 5, 2017
UN sponsors campaign against sexual harassment in Mexico City
- Posted April 4, 2017