Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends Special Status for 33 Groups, Postpones Action on 45 in Second Day of Session

The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 33 organizations for special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council and deferred action on 45 others as it continued its session.

The 19-member Committee vets applications ……

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With Millions Displaced by Conflict, Climate Disasters, Leaders Meet To Shape Better Future at World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul

‘We are One Humanity with a Shared Responsibility,’ Secretary‑General Stresses

ISTANBUL, 23 May – The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit opened today in Istanbul with more than 65 Heads of State and Government, and numerous public ……

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The G7 Summit in Japan on 26 and 27 May 2016: the European Union’s role and actions

The main topics on the agenda, as set out by this year’s Japan presidency, are the global economy, investment, trade, the refugee crisis, climate change and energy, the fight against terrorism, foreign policy and development. ……

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Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing: October 1, 2014

2:52 p.m. EDT

MS. PSAKI: Hello. I have a couple of items for all of you at the top that hopefully will proactively address some of your questions. We regret the decision by the Government of Russia to cancel Russia’s participation in the Future Leaders Exchange, or FLEX program. FLEX …

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