Category Archives: Medical and Health Care

Speakers Call for Robust Implementation of Landmark Global Compact to Protect Migrants Worldwide, as Intergovernmental Conference Concludes in Marrakech

Agreement Holds Promise to Save Lives, Improve Living Conditions, Foster Prosperity for Millions, Special Representative SaysMARRAKECH, Morocco, 11 December The two-day Intergovernmental Conference that adopted the Global Compact for Safe,…

Global Compact an Achievement in Multilateralism, Says Keynote Speaker, Stressing Migrants Must Be Treated with Dignity, Respect, as Conference Holds Dialogue

MARRAKECH, Morocco, 10 December Adopting the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, the United Nations today held an interactive dialogue where Member States, civil society and regional organizations…

Global Compact an Achievement in Multilateralism, Says Keynote Speaker, Stressing Migrants Must Be Treated with Dignity, Respect, as Conference Holds Dialogue

MARRAKECH, Morocco, 10 December Adopting the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, the United Nations today held an interactive dialogue where Member States, civil society and regional organizations…

General Assembly Adopts Text Reiterating Call for Comprehensive Middle East Peace, after Failing to Pass Resolution Condemning Actions by Hamas in Gaza

The General Assembly decided today to reiterate its call for the achievement of just and lasting peace in the Middle East while also failing to adopt a text condemning actions…

Thailand Considers Same-Sex Partnership Bill

BANGKOK Thailand’s government is considering a proposed Life Partnership Bill, which would guarantee same-sex couples rights similar to couples in traditional marriages, including the use of one’s spouse’s surname, property…

Thailand Considers Same-Sex Partnership Bill

BANGKOK Thailand’s government is considering a proposed Life Partnership Bill, which would guarantee same-sex couples rights similar to couples in traditional marriages, including the use of one’s spouse’s surname, property…

Lao Dam Collapse Creates Hardship for Student Far From Floodwaters

Laos’ worst flooding in decadesthe rupture of a dam in July that inundated 12 villages and killed at least 43 people, leaving hundreds more missing � is still reverberating far…

Lao Dam Collapse Creates Hardship for Student Far From Floodwaters

Laos’ worst flooding in decadesthe rupture of a dam in July that inundated 12 villages and killed at least 43 people, leaving hundreds more missing � is still reverberating far…