Archive for August, 2012

Fun Day at Hofmeyer High SchoolPre, Attridgeville

29th August 2012 Uncategorized

Pretoria – “Who is a refugee?” was the question that began an interactive learning experience for 83 learners at Hofmeyer High School in Attridgeville outside Pretoria. (more…)

The Secretary-General’s message to Second Review Conference of United Nations Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons

28th August 2012 Uncategorized

New York – Allow me first to congratulate Ambassador Joy Ogwu on her election as President of this Second Review Conference on the Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons. (more…)

President of the General Assembly’s remarks at the 2nd Review Conference of United Nations Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons

28th August 2012 Uncategorized

New York – President of the General Assembly His Excellency Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser Remarks at the Second United Nations Conference to Review Progress Made in the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects. (more…)

The Secretary-General message on the International Day Against Nuclear Tests

28th August 2012 Uncategorized

New York – Nuclear tests remain a threat to human health and global stability.  The International Day against Nuclear Tests is an important opportunity to call attention to their harmful and long-lasting effects as well as the continued danger posed by the existence of tens of thousands of nuclear weapons. (more…)

IOM Convenes Southern Africa Dialogue on Migration Management in Mauritius

28th August 2012 Uncategorized

Pretoria – IOM and Mauritian Chair in Office of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) convened a Migration Dialogue for Southern Africa (MIDSA) technical meeting on enhancing intra- regional labour migration towards social and economic development in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region. (more…)