Monthly Archives: July 2012

Historic Youth Agenda Advanced at Rio +20

By | 4 July 2012

Nairobi – While the city of Rio was in high gear hosting the Rio+ 20 summit, on 18 June, the Government of Brazil in cooperation with the Governments of Norway and Sri Lanka held a High Level panel meeting, to discuss the setting up of a United Nations Permanent Forum on Youth Issues to enhance… Read More »

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Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General Syria

By | 3 July 2012

New York – The Secretary-General welcomes the agreement reached by the Action Group and the determination expressed by the participants to work jointly to resolve the Syrian crisis. This includes the proposed establishment of a transitional governing body, with full executive powers, as part of important agreed principles and guidelines for a Syrian-led political transition… Read More »

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