Category Archives: National

Africa: On the Occasion of the Republic of Namibia's National Day

On behalf of President Trump and the American people, I extend my best wishes to the people of Namibia as you celebrate the anniversary of your independence on March 21. Since independence, Namibia has stood out for its strong democratic traditions...

Gender Equality in Land Rights, Ownership Vital to Realizing 2030 Agenda, Women’s Commission Hears amid Calls for Data Collection on Tenure Security

Unless gender equality extended to land rights and ownership, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development would become an impossible vision, the Commission on the Status of Women heard today during a panel discussion, continuing its sixty-second sessio...

The Netherlands and UN peacekeeping: Helping countries navigate the difficult path from conflict to peace

As of January 2018, there are 240 Dutch peacekeepers serving with five UN missions. The majority of them are in the West African nation of Mali, where they play a vital role in obtaining high quality intelligence that allows the

The Netherlands and UN peacekeeping: Helping countries navigate the difficult path from conflict to peace

As of January 2018, there are 240 Dutch peacekeepers serving with five UN missions. The majority of them are in the West African nation of Mali, where they play a vital role in obtaining high quality intelligence that allows the

Motion for a resolution on mercy killings in Uganda – B8-2018-0173

The European Parliament,- having regard its previous resolutions- having regard to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights; - having regard the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child- having regard to the United Nations Convention again...

Taxation: 3 jurisdictions removed, 3 added to EU list of non-cooperative jurisdictions

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