International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

By | 4 December 2017

The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Pretoria in collaboration with the Department of International Relations and Cooporation (DIRCO) and the Palestinian Embassy in South Africa commemorated the United Nations International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People with a seminar at DIRCO on Wednesday 29 November 2017 in Pretoria. This day is observed annually to… Read More »

The Secretary – General’s message on the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people

By | 29 November 2017

29 November 2017 : The Question of Palestine is inextricably linked with the history of the United Nations and is one of the longest unresolved issues on the Organization’s agenda.  Seventy years since the adoption of General Assembly Resolution 181, a sovereign and independent State of Palestine has yet to emerge alongside the State of Israel. … Read More »

Press Release : United Nations Deputy Secretary-General wraps up visit to South Africa, 27 November 2017

By | 27 November 2017

Cape Town, South Africa: United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed wrapped her two-day visit in South Africa yesterday by participating in an intergenerational dialogue with young women in Khayelitsa, a high-density residential area in Cape Town, as part of the 16 Days of Activism of No Violence Against Women and Children.