Palestine Looks Forward to an Exceptional Year As G77 Chair

2019 is slated to be an exceptional year for the State of Palestine, not least because it will preside over the Group of 77 (G77) – the largest bloc at the United Nations – comprising 134 developing countries representing some 80 percent of the world population. Though 71 years since the UN General Assembly adopted … Continue reading Palestine Looks Forward to an Exceptional Year As G77 Chair

UN Keen to Progress Towards 17 Global Development Goals

A series of events, including two High-level Political Forums (HLPFs) and the UN Secretary-General's Climate Summit on the margins of the 74th General Assembly underline the vital importance of 2019 that marks the fourth year of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on September 25, 2015. The … Continue reading UN Keen to Progress Towards 17 Global Development Goals