“Belt & Road Innovation and Development Collaboration Forum” and Closing Ceremony of China Merchants C Blue Training Program Held at the China Merchants Port Building Shekou

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — On the afternoon of November 15th, the closing ceremony of the 2018 China Merchants Group “Building Blue Dreams – 21st Century Maritime Silk Road Training Program” (Referred as “C Blue Training Program”) was …

ACUVUE® OASYS with Transitions™ Light Intelligent Technology™ Named in TIME’s ‘Best Inventions of 2018’

First-of-its-kind[i] contact lens corrects vision and adapts to changing light conditions to enhance comfort and performance in everyday life

PINELLAS PARK, Florida, Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — TIME has selected ACUVUE® OASYS with Transitions™ Light Intelligent Technology™ as one …

Yemen at ‘Crucial Moment’, Says Special Envoy, Stressing Need for Political Approach to Ending Conflict

Country’s Delegate Details Government’s Actions to Relieve Humanitarian Situation

Delivering impassioned pleas on behalf of 14 million civilians teetering on the edge of famine in Yemen, senior United Nations and civil society leaders today briefed a largely unified Security Council …

Yemen at ‘Crucial Moment’, Says Special Envoy, Stressing Need for Political Approach to Ending Conflict

Country’s Delegate Details Government’s Actions to Relieve Humanitarian Situation

Delivering impassioned pleas on behalf of 14 million civilians teetering on the edge of famine in Yemen, senior United Nations and civil society leaders today briefed a largely unified Security Council …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary General.

**Deputy Secretary-General’s Travels

Great. Just a few more minutes and we can all go have lunch. Just a few travel announcements, the …

Third Committee Approves 13 Drafts on Persons with Disabilities, Ageing, Human Trafficking amid Protracted Votes on Human Rights in Syria, Myanmar

The Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) expressed itself on human rights situations in Myanmar and Syria, as well as on human trafficking and inclusive development for persons with disabilities, approving 13 draft resolutions on those and other topics in …

Third Committee Approves 13 Drafts on Persons with Disabilities, Ageing, Human Trafficking amid Protracted Votes on Human Rights in Syria, Myanmar

The Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) expressed itself on human rights situations in Myanmar and Syria, as well as on human trafficking and inclusive development for persons with disabilities, approving 13 draft resolutions on those and other topics in …