The United Nations Department of Policy Analysis has released a new edition of the World Economic and Social Survey entitled ” World Economic and Social Survey 2017: Reflecting on 70 Years of Development Policy Analysis.” Get your copy!
Over 120 UN Member States adopted a historic treaty banning nuclear weapons. “History was made today,” said DI President as she praised the States and NGOs for reaching the agreement that prohibits some of the most indiscriminately inhumane weapons ever invented.
The high-level United Nations Ocean Conference kicked off today in New York with the aim to reverse the decline in the health of our ocean for the good of people, planet and prosperity. Defend International members and colleagues will be involved in identifying and addressing the impact of marine pollution and ocean acidification.
On May 10, 2017, our colleagues at the Women Cross DMZ and the Fellowship of Reconciliation will co-host a webinar on the new South Korean administration. Register now!
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the May 2017 version of Monthly Action Points on Women, Peace and Security for the UN Security Council.