Saturday, 25 October 2014

UN in your language

Mass surveillance threatens online privacy

Mass surveillance threatens online privacy

25 October 2014 – Intercepting communications has become a vital tool in countering international terrorism. This harvesting of personal information has, however, important implications for the public, not only over the issue of the accountability of the intelligence agencies but also international law, such as European and UN human rights... Read more

Norway to keep high UN contributions

Norway to keep high UN contributions

24 October 2014 - Norway has no intention of cutting its contributions to the UN by 20% as had been rep... Read more

The age of the drones – for better or worse

The age of the drones – for better or worse

23 October 2014 – 'An armed drone, controlled by a human from a distance, can hardly do what police off... Read more

No child is safe from violence

No child is safe from violence

23 October 2014 – Every five minutes, somewhere across the globe, a child is killed by violence. This i... Read more

“Miracle Doctor” Denis Mukwege wins Sakharov Prize

“Miracle Doctor” Denis Mukwege wins Sakharov Prize

22 October 2014 – Denis Mukwege Mukengere was announced the winner of Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Tho... Read more

Fighting sexual violence in South Sudan

Fighting sexual violence in South Sudan

22 October 2014 - Sexual violence is increasingly marking the continuing conflict in South Sudan. Howev... Read more

UN Day 2014 - 26 October, Grand-Place Brussels

UN Day 2014 - 26 October, Grand-Place Brussels

Brussels – Come and celebrate the 69th anniversary of the United Nations with us on the Grand-Place in ... Read more

Social Media

facebook32x32 Dblue twitter32x32 Dblue vimeo32x32 Dblue Issuu dark blue 32
UNRIC Social Media

 

UNDAY2014 Web banner 240x400px

social.media32x32 Dblue Take Action for the Climate

MPC Banner 250w-px MyGreen-City Call-for English

infoPoint32x32 Dblue Latest Products:

 Backgrounder on Ebola
 Library Newsletter - October 2014
(new websites, information material, videos and publications)

 UNRIC Newsletter

pdfIcon tiny  UNRIC Partnerships - Ed. No3, Fall 2014