Nuclear Weapons Abolition, Sustainable Development: Buddhist Leader Urges Increased Role For Youth

The need to accelerate progress toward the abolition of nuclear weapons, encourage youth engagement with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and expand  the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) network of universities has been highlighted in a wide-ranging proposal by Dr. Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist movement. With 12 million members … Continue reading Nuclear Weapons Abolition, Sustainable Development: Buddhist Leader Urges Increased Role For Youth

ICC Prosecutor Acclaims African, Caribbean and Pacific States’ Support for The Contentious Court

The International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Dr Fatou Bensouda has expressed her profound gratitude for the ACP Group's contributions to the work of the ICC that has the jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for the international crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. 51 out of 79 ACP States have ratified the ICC Rome … Continue reading ICC Prosecutor Acclaims African, Caribbean and Pacific States’ Support for The Contentious Court

UN Lauds India for Training Foreign Diplomats on Disarmament

India is the first member country of the United Nations to have launched a fellowship programme on disarmament and international security for foreign diplomats. “This is a demonstration of India’s commitment to nuclear issues and disarmament,” a senior official of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said. With its focus on junior diplomats from a … Continue reading UN Lauds India for Training Foreign Diplomats on Disarmament

New Study Highlights Efforts to End Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

In Out of the Shadows 2017 thriller, a newly married detective and his pregnant wife move into their dream home unaware of its dark history. When his wife claims their baby is being tormented by a supernatural force and seeks the help of a renegade demonologist, he must investigate the past to save his family. … Continue reading New Study Highlights Efforts to End Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

ACP Group Chief Calls for Strengthening The UN System

In the face of burgeoning unilateralism and generally "turbulent" global environment, the 79-nation African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States has urged “vigorous support” for the United Nations. ”Vigorous support for the United Nations to advance multilateralism will loom large in all the programmes and projects of the ACP in 2019,” according to ACP … Continue reading ACP Group Chief Calls for Strengthening The UN System