Daily Archives: October 16, 2017

Africa Week to showcase the Continent’s advancements and achievements

The annual Africa Week kicks off today on the margins of the General Assembly Debate on Africa's development to showcase the Continent's continuous advancements and achievements with respect to social, economic, political and environmental development. Held under the theme, Supporting

General Assembly, by Secret Ballot, Elects 15 Member States to Serve Three-Year Terms on Human Rights Council

The General Assembly today elected, by secret ballot, 15 States to serve on the Human Rights Council, the United Nations body responsible for the promotion and protection of all human rights around the globe.Those elected were Afghanistan, Angola, Aust...