Daily Archives: November 21, 2019

“Fujian Brands on the Maritime Silk Road” promotes Fujian’s products

2019 “Fujian Brands on the Maritime Silk Road” series of activities in Nigeria

LAGOS, Nigeria, Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — As an important oriental starting point of the ancient Maritime …

Palestinian Rights Committee Recommends 4 Drafts for Adoption by General Assembly, as Humanitarian Coordinator Denounces Underfunding of Gaza Health System

The Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People today recommended four draft resolutions for adoption by the General Assembly, with Member States scheduled to debate …

Cameroon Teen Girl Wins International Children’s Peace Prize

YAOUNDE - A 15-year-old girl from Cameroon is one of two winners of the 2019 International Children's Peace Prize. Divina Maloum was rewarded for her efforts in promoting children's rights …

Mobile Phone Warnings Set to Aid Climate-vulnerable Somali Nomads

LONDON - In central Somalia's Beledweyne district, families still reeling from food shortages and livestock deaths after another year of poor rains were surprised by a new disaster last month: …

Acting Director General’s Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

Madam Chairperson,

Following the meeting of the Technical Assistance and Cooperation Committee this week, I will begin with technical cooperation issues.

Technical Cooperation

I thank Member States for their continuing …

Acting Director General Urges Iran to Fully Cooperate with IAEA

IAEA Acting Director General Cornel Feruta said Iran should cooperate fully with the Agency in order to resolve outstanding issues in his statement to the Agency's Board of Governors today. …

A collapsing star in a distant galaxy fired out some of the most energetic gamma rays ever seen

The brightest fireworks in the universe are called gamma-ray bursts and are created by the death throes of certain kinds of stars. These intense blasts release as much energy in …