UN Secretary Guterres and US President Biden Condemned The Deadly Haitian Assassination Coup Against Haitian President Moïse


NEW YORK (July 8, 2021)---UN Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned the incident in the strongest terms, according to a statement issued by his Spokesperson, Stéphane Dujarric.  An ‘abhorrent act’  “The Secretary-General calls on all Haitians to preserve the constitutional order, remain united in the face of this abhorrent act and reject all violence”,…

Germany reiterates support to UNIDO’s Global Hydrogen Partnership in Industry


VIENNA, (July 5, 2021) – Within the framework of the 2021 Vienna Energy Forum (VEF), German Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Gerhard Kuentzle met with Tareq Emtairah, Director of the Department of Energy, and Petra Schwager, Chief of the Energy Technologies and Industrial Applications Division, to reiterate Germany’s support for UNIDO’s…

United Nations High-Level Meeting on AIDS draws to a close with a strong political declaration and bold new targets to be met by 2025


NEW YORK/GENEVA, 14 June 2021—After weeks of robust discussions, the 2021 United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS is drawing to a close with the adoption of a new, ambitious and achievable Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS: Ending Inequalities and Getting on Track to End AIDS by 2030. The declaration is…

UNESCO report highlights need for greater investment, diversity in science


NEW YORK (June 11, 2021)---Although spending on science has risen worldwide, greater investment is needed in the face of growing crises, the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has recommended in a new report published on Friday. The latest edition of its Science Report, which is published every five years,…

Israel-Gaza:Latest updates – Death toll rises to 74 as airstrikes against Hamas sees Palestinian families flee


Israel-Gaza (May 13, 2021)-- death tolls rises to 74 as airstrikes against Hamas sees Palestinian families flee the conflict zone--- according to reports. In a statement, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said "what has been happening in the last few days in the cities of Israel is unacceptable".  Netanyahu added "Nothing…