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The Secretary – General : Message on the International Day of Tolerance

By | 16 November 2016

16 November 2016 The values of tolerance and mutual understanding – so firmly embedded in the United Nations Charter and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights – are facing profound tests around the world. Refugees and migrants continue to face closed doors and clenched fists.  Violent extremists continue to target people solely because of their… Read More »

PRESS RELEASE – UNDP Launches New Publication on Climate and Weather Services in Africa

By | 11 November 2016

UNDP Report Calls for Enabling Actions by African Leaders to Support ‘A New Vision for Weather and Climate Services’  Public-Private Partnerships, New Technologies, Regional Cooperation, Capacity Building Key to Resolving Sub-Saharan Africa’s Persistent Challenges in Maintaining Sustainable Climate Information and Early Warning Systems Marrakesh, Morocco, 10 November 2016 – During today’s climate talks in Marrakech,… Read More »