Tagged in: United Nations


Cop21: Africa lays cards on table

Tucked away in Paris’s northern suburbs, the commune of Le Bourget is not usually associated with events of historical significance.

UN asks business to help drive development

For many of the United Nations’ sprawling agencies, an invitation to work closely with the private sector represents something of a culture shock. …

Negotiating change at the UN

The UN’s challenges include having effective peacekeeping operations within the African continent, confronting the growing challenge of terrorism in Mali, and the reform of the Security Council.…