Month: November 2014

Statement by NATO Secretary General on the so-called treaty between the Abkhazia region of Georgia and Russia

29/11/2014

NATO fully supports the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia within its internationally recognised borders. Therefore, we do not recognise the so-called treaty on alliance and strategic partnership signed between the Georgian region of Abkhazia and Russia on 24 November. This so-called treaty does not contribute to a peaceful and lasting settlement of the situation […]

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The world is on the side of those who are involved in this fight’ against Ebola – UN envoy

29/11/2014

Anthony Banbury, Head of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) and Dr. David Nabarro, Special Envoy on Ebola, at a joint interview. Photo: UNMEER 28 November 2014 – The top United Nations officials leading the fight against Ebola have made an appeal for people who possess skills that are “quite rare” to join […]

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OrangeUrHood campaign kicks off UN-led effort to end violence against women

28/11/2014

United Nations Secretariat shines in orange light kicking off Orange YOUR Neighbourhood anti-violence campaign for the International Day to End Violence against Women. November 2014. UN Photo/E. Debebe 24 November 2014 – Tonight, for the first time ever, both the iconic United Nations Headquarters complex and the Empire State Building in New York are bathed […]

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Statement by the Secretary General on the Ratification by the Afghan Parliament of Security Agreements with NATO and the United States

28/11/2014

I welcome the ratification, by an overwhelming majority in the Afghan Parliament, of the Status of Forces Agreement between Afghanistan and NATO and the Bilateral Security Agreement between Afghanistan and the United States. The Alliance now has the legal basis needed to move forward with our non-combat mission to train, advise and assist the Afghan […]

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Ritual dancing, bread-making among cultural practices added to UN heritage list

27/11/2014

heritage list The Isukuti dance of Isukha and Idakho communities of Western Kenya has been inscribed in 2014 on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding. Photo: Department of Culture, Kenya. 26 November 2014 – Brazil’s martial art of Capoeira, Burundi’s ritual dance of the royal drum and the preparation of […]

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Keynote address

27/11/2014

by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the 60th Plenary Session of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly in The Hague (including Q&A session) 24 Nov. 2014 | Last updated: 26 Nov. 2014 16:32 Mr. President, Distinguished members of parliament, Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for that very kind welcome. It is a pleasure to be here […]

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Ban Ki-moon’s speeches

26/11/2014

Remarks to Security Council’s open debate on International Cooperation in Combating Terrorism and Violent Extremism Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Security Council, 19 November 2014 Thank you for convening this timely high-level debate. Let me begin by recognizing the global leadership of Australia – which this month successfully chaired the G-20 Summit in Brisbane, where I had the […]

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UN sounds alarm to end ‘global pandemic’ of violence against women

26/11/2014

UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka (left) and Chirlane McCray, New York City’s First Lady, after signing an agreement to work together in order to enhance the safety and empowerment of women and girls. Photo: UN Women/Jennifer S. Altman 25 November 2014 – Violence against women and girls is a global pandemic that destroys lives, […]

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National Security Adviser from Iraq visits NATO

26/11/2014

Iraq’s National Security Advisor, Mr. Falih Al Fayyadh, visited NATO Headquarters on Tuesday, 25 November 2014. He met with the NATO Deputy Secretary General, Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, and briefed NATO Permanent Representatives during a meeting of the North Atlantic Council chaired by NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg. During his visit, Mr. Al Fayyadh and […]

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Corlateanu ,Crin Antonescu si Melescanu pioni in lovitura de stat 2012

25/11/2014

Culisele acestei masinarii juridice avand in prim plan lovitura de stat constitutionala este explicat la cald in 2012 de catre  sotia lui Mihnea Motoc , sotie care este reprezentantul Romaniei la CEDO. Mihnea Motoc alegerea vehiculata de catre Melescanu si Traian Basescu cade datorita istoricului loviturii de stat dejucata de catre Iulia Motoc   in […]

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NATO-EU: a strategic partnership

24/11/2014

Sharing strategic interests, NATO and the European Union cooperate on issues of common interest and are working side by side in crisis management, capability development and political consultations. The European Union is a unique and essential partner for NATO. The two organisations share a majority of members (22), and all members of both organisations share […]

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Interview with Valerie Amos, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator

24/11/2014

Interview with Valerie Amos, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator. UN Photo/Evan Schneider In September 2010, Valerie Amos took up her post at the helm of the UN Office for the Coordination for Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), which is responsible for bringing together humanitarian […]

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Romania fara Buget?

23/11/2014

Guvernarea in Romania este utopica din punct de vedere financiar. Legea conform careia  pana la o data de 15 Noiembrie bugetul Romaniei trebuie adoptat , acum aflam ca pana la venirea FMI si alti creditori este ilegal  sa inaintam bugetul. Sunt intrebari firesti care se nasc. Cine conduce Romania? FMI? Romania prin cei doi ministri […]

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Ebola: Ban hopeful of outbreak’s end by mid-2015; UN to set up response office in Mali

23/11/2014

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (at podium) holds a press conference on the UN System’s response to the Ebola crisis. He is joined by the UN Chief Executives Board (CEB) members. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe 21 November 2014 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today said that by continuing to scale up the global fight against Ebola, there is hope […]

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NATO Secretary General hails Partnership with Georgia

23/11/2014

The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili to NATO Headquarters on Monday (17 November). After their meeting, the Secretary General thanked Prime Minister Garibashvili for his nation’s valuable contributions to the Alliance, saying Georgia, a country that aspires for NATO membership ”is one of our most committed partners” and ”plays […]

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