UN mobilises N$15 million for drought relief

by editor1 / Jun 12, 2019 / 0 comments

The United Nations (UN) has mobilised N$15 MILLION for drought relief programmes in all 14 regions.

UN Population Fund pledges to transform the lives of SADC youth

by editor1 / May 27, 2019 / 0 comments
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UNFPA Namibia

-The United Nations Population Fund has pledged to transform the lives of the youth in SADC.

UN Secretary-General commends SADC for maintaining peace

by editor1 / Feb 10, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has commended SADC for maintaining peace and stability in the region, while fostering inclusive development.

Young Namibian is proud to work at the UN

by editor1 / Oct 09, 2018 / 0 comments
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Fillemon Shikomba

Do you desire a job at the United Nations headquarters in New York?

Ovaherero/Nama communities want the UN to recognise 1904-1908 atrocities

by editor1 / Jul 27, 2018 / 0 comments

Two Namibian communities have petitioned the UN to recognise atrocities the Germans committed against their ancestors from 1904 through 1908 as genocide.

Memorial service in honour of the late Theo-Ben Gurirab to be held in New York

by editor1 / Jul 19, 2018 / 0 comments

Namibia's Permanent Mission to the United Nations and the Harlem community in New York will hold a memorial in honour of late Theo-Ben Gurirab on Friday.

C10 wants UN reform discussions elevated

by editor1 / Jul 13, 2018 / 0 comments

The AU Committee of Ten Heads of State has proposed that the outreach programme for the United Nations reforms should be elevated to the level of Heads of State and Government.
The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah said this when she briefed the Heads of Mission accredited to Namibia.

International Day of Living Together in Peace celebrated

by editor1 / May 18, 2018 / 0 comments

Namibians joined the rest of the world in celebrating the International Day of Living Together in Peace.

UN Secretary-General appoints Bience Gawanas as Special Adviser on Africa

by editor1 / Jan 15, 2018 / 0 comments
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-United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres announced Monday the appointment of Bience Gawanas of Namibia as Special Adviser on Africa.

UN meets partners to deliberate on issues facing persons with disabilities

by editor1 / Dec 12, 2017 / 0 comments

-Experts from at least 10 African countries have convened in Windhoek to deliberate on issues facing persons with disabilities for a four-day workshop.