Morning Memo Archive

  • Herman Van Rompuy is ready to run the ‘United States of Europe’ Nominations of judicial candidates for the new International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, to take the place of the ICTY […]

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    Herman Van Rompuy is ready to run the ‘United States of Europe’ Nominations of judicial candidates for the new International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, to take the place of the ICTY […]

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  • Elections and appointments take place rather frequently in the UN system, as do training seminars and other multilateral leadership news. Starting today, we will be re-launching the periodic “Morning Memo” […]

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    Elections and appointments take place rather frequently in the UN system, as do training seminars and other multilateral leadership news. Starting today, we will be re-launching the periodic “Morning Memo” […]

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  • Nine new members of the Committee on the Rights of the Child were elected yesterday by states party to the Convention. MMDNewswire has details from the meeting and the vote […]

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    Nine new members of the Committee on the Rights of the Child were elected yesterday by states party to the Convention. MMDNewswire has details from the meeting and the vote […]

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  • Yesterday, ECOSOC elected Egypt, Guatemala, Republic of Korea, Rwanda,  Spain, Ukraine, and Zambia as its seven members of the Peacebuilding Commission’s Organizational Committee. The General Assembly election of 5 members […]

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    Yesterday, ECOSOC elected Egypt, Guatemala, Republic of Korea, Rwanda,  Spain, Ukraine, and Zambia as its seven members of the Peacebuilding Commission’s Organizational Committee. The General Assembly election of 5 members […]

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  • General debate opens at the UN General Assembly thins morning with addresses by heads of government. U.S. President Barack Obama is first up second in line, following Brazil’s FM (missing […]

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    General debate opens at the UN General Assembly thins morning with addresses by heads of government. U.S. President Barack Obama is first up second in line, following Brazil’s FM (missing […]

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  • 50 state leaders will address the UN General Assembly today. Ms. Michelle Bachelet, the new Under-Secretary-General for UN Women, will be a guest at today’s Noon Briefing. Is Canada risking […]

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    50 state leaders will address the UN General Assembly today. Ms. Michelle Bachelet, the new Under-Secretary-General for UN Women, will be a guest at today’s Noon Briefing. Is Canada risking […]

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  • Forty-seven state leaders will address the UNGA this morning. Will their speeches revive the UN’s relevancy on global issues for anyone? Andreas Merkel makes the case for Germany’s election to […]

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    Forty-seven state leaders will address the UNGA this morning. Will their speeches revive the UN’s relevancy on global issues for anyone? Andreas Merkel makes the case for Germany’s election to […]

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