Wednesday October 18, 2017 01:28

UNITED NATIONS Press Releases

UN report says natural disasters to become more destructive in Asia-Pacific without action on General—10 Oct 17

Natural disasters are becoming more frequent and intense and disaster risk is outpacing resilience in Asia-Pacific, the most disaster-prone region in the world, according to the latest report by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia

United Nations and World Bank leaders call for stronger international efforts to prevent violent Stcoks—22 Sep 17

UNITED NATIONS, September 21, 2017 — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and World Bank Group (WBG) President Jim Yong Kim called today for stronger international efforts to prevent violent conflict, taking an inclusive

New UN ESCAP report highlights gender equality is pivotal to achieving sustainable General—21 Sep 17

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) today released the first report to comprehensively map out the intersections between gender and environment at the levels of household, work, community and policy in

Heads of UN and World Bank Announce Initiative to Ramp Up Finance for Climate Stcoks—21 Sep 17

NEW YORK, September 20, 2017 – United Nations Secretary General António Guterres and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim today announced plans to accelerate the flow of finance for climate action through a new platform dedicated to

Global Financing Facility in Support of Every Woman Every Child Launches Replenishment to Save Stcoks—21 Sep 17

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announces US$200 million pledge to the GFF to scale up life-saving services—the first of investors' expected contributions to GFF Trust Fund in the replenishment UNITED NATIONS, NEW YORK – The Global

เอ็ตด้า ชวนทำความรู้จักกับ UNSPSC รหัสที่จะช่วยเพิ่มประสิทธิภาพให้แก่ธุรกิจ ไอที—19 Sep 17

UNSPSC หรือ รหัส United Nations Standard Products and Services Code คือ รหัสระบุหมวดหมู่สินค้า และบริการ เพื่อแบ่งหมวดหมู่สินค้าได้อย่างสะดวก รวดเร็ว เป็นมาตรฐานเดียวกันในระดับสากล มีการใช้งานกันอย่างแพร่หลายทั้งภาครัฐและเอกชน

Photo Release: UNESCO International Symposium Policy Forum Cracking the Code: Girls Education in General—06 Sep 17

Irina Bokova, Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was the guest of honour at the press conference on "Cracking the Code: Girls' Education in STEM" International Symposium and Policy Forum, held at

Photo Release: Global Challenges and UNESCOs Soft Power Vision At Dusit Thani General—06 Sep 17

Irina Bokova, Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was a keynote speaker at the special lecture under the title "Global Challenges and UNESCO's Soft Power Vision", as a part of "UNESCO

The Platform for Collaboration on Tax Invites Comments on a Draft Toolkit on the Taxation of Stcoks—02 Aug 17

The Platform for Collaboration on Tax – a joint initiative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), OECD, United Nations and World Bank Group – is seeking public feedback on a draft toolkit designed to help developing countries tackle the

Nord Anglia Education Students Address The President and Members of The UN General General—25 Jul 17

Students from Nord Anglia Education schools in Asia, Europe, Middle East and North America led discussions about progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs or Global Goals) at a special side-event during the United Nation's (UN) High-Level

First full implementation of Mandela Rules in the world at Thonburi Remand General—19 Jul 17

On Nelson Mandela International Day, July 18, the Department of Corrections (DoC), Ministry of Justice, announced it has co-ordinated with the Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ) to fully implement the Mandela Rules, the United Nations Standard Minimum

UN#s Global City Development Forum 2017 Focuses on Shanghai Global City Strategy: Huaqiao Becomes General—14 Jul 17

July 3, 2017, according to the 11th goal of the 17 UN sustainable development goals (SDGs): Sustainable Cities and Communities, the Global City Development Forum 2017 was held at the United Nations headquarters. UN senior officials, UN ambassadors, urban

US student case is reminder of prison conditions in North Korea UN rights General—28 Jun 17

A United Nations Special Rapporteur has called for respect for the human rights of detainees in North Korea, after the release of US student Otto Warmbier earlier this week. Mr. Warmbier was arrested last year during a trip to Pyongyang and given a

ภาพข่าว: ซีพีเอฟ ร่วมกับบริษัทอาหารทะเลระดับโลก เป็นสมาชิกโครงการ SeaBOS ทั่วไป—27 Jun 17

มกุฎราชกุมารีวิกตอเรีย แห่งสวีเดน (กลาง สูทขาว) ในฐานะทูตด้านการพัฒนาเพื่อความยั่งยืนขององค์การสหประชาชาติ (The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals) เป็นประธานในการหารือร่วมกันของผู้บริหารระดับสูงจากบริษัทธุรกิจอาหารทะเลชั้นนำระดับโลก 10 บริษัท

Photo Release: CPF joined with world largest seafood corporations in SeaBOS Project to protect General—27 Jun 17

HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden (center white suit), Ambassador for The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and patron of Seafood Business For Ocean Stewardship (SeaBOS), recently chaired the project's 1st Keystone Dialogue among 10

The Platform for Collaboration on Tax delivers a Toolkit to Provide Guidance to Developing Stcoks—23 Jun 17

June 22, 2017 – The Platform for Collaboration on Tax (PCT) – a joint initiative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations (UN) and World Bank Group – has

Enhancing womens entrepreneurship critical to inclusive and sustainable development in Southeast General—16 Jun 17

The ASEAN Forum on Fostering Women's Entrepreneurship today underscored that increasing women's economic participation and entrepreneurship in Southeast Asia will be critical to realizing both the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,

สังคมผู้สูงอายุ กับอนาคตประเทศไทย ทั่วไป—12 Jun 17

หากประเทศไทยกำลังก้าวเข้าสู่สังคมผู้สูงอายุโดยสมบูรณ์ในอีก 7-8 ปีข้างหน้า (นับตั้งแต่ปี 2560) ตามที่องค์การสหประชาชาติ (United Nations: UN) ได้ระบุไว้ว่า ประเทศใดมีประชากรอายุ 60 ปีขึ้นไป มากกว่าร้อยละ 20ของประชากรทั้งประเทศ หรือมีประชากรอายุตั้งแต่ 65

UN Human Rights Office urges Malaysian Government to investigate disappearance cases of religious General—26 May 17

The United Nations Human Rights Office for South-East Asia expresses serious concern regarding the recent disappearances of community workers Amri Che Mat and Raymond Keng Joo Koh, and urges Malaysian authorities to urgently investigate the abductions of

Blasphemy law has no place in a tolerant nation like Indonesia UN rights General—24 May 17

A group of United Nations human rights experts today urged the Government of Indonesia to review and repeal its criminalization of blasphemy. Their call comes after the recent blasphemy conviction and imprisonment of Indonesian politician and former

Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week opens in Bangkok General—24 May 17

Bangkok (ESCAP News) -- The Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week opened inBangkok today, with a three-day seminar organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), to strengthen economic statistics for

Lead UN body in Asia-Pacific opens with focus on regional cooperation to support 2030 General—22 May 17

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) marked its 70th Anniversary at the opening of the annual Commission session in Bangkok today, with its Executive Secretary reflecting on the extraordinary transformation

กระทรวงเกษตรฯ เตรียมจัดงาน วันดื่มนมโลก ประจำปี 2560 ร่วมสืบสาน โคนมอาชีพพระราชทาน ทั่วไป—22 May 17

นายธีรภัทร ประยูรสิทธิ ปลัดกระทรวงเกษตรและสหกรณ์ แถลงข่าวการจัดงาน "วันดื่มนมโลก ประจำปี 2560" ณ กระทรวงเกษตรและสหกรณ์ ว่า ในวันที่ 1 มิถุนายนนี้ เป็นวันที่องค์การอาหารและเกษตรแห่งสหประชาชาติ(Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO)

UN disability expert welcomes opportunity for constructive dialogue on human rights in North General—18 May 17

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities, Catalina Devandas-Aguilar, welcomed a number of positive steps on disability issues taken by the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, but noted that

India must restore internet and social media networks in Jammu and Kashmir, say UN rights General—15 May 17

India must immediately end its ban on social media networks and on mobile internet services in the State of Jammu and Kashmir and guarantee freedom of expression for citizens, say two United Nations human rights experts. The ban was imposed on 17 April

New World Bank-UN Sourcebook Tackles a Big Budget Item for Development: Security Stcoks—12 May 17

WASHINGTON, May 11, 2017—The World Bank and the United Nations today launched the first-ever technical sourcebook designed to help governments review and analyze public money spent in the security and justice sector. Bringing together the decades

Human Rights Office calls on Thailand to end arbitrary arrests and detentions of political General—08 May 17

The United Nations Human Rights Office for South-East Asia (OHCHR) urges the Thai Government to halt the practice of arbitrary detention of political activists, and to immediately release six people recently charged with criticising authorities. On 29

ภาพข่าว: อาฟม่าดึงยูเอ็นร่วมสนับสนุน สมาคมกาแฟพิเศษไทยผลักดัน การพัฒนา เมล็ดกาแฟไทย ทั่วไป—08 May 17

นายธิราช รุ่งเรืองกนกกุล (ที่ 1 จากซ้าย) ผู้อำนวยการบริหาร สมาคมการตลาดเกษตรและอาหารแห่งภูมิภาคเอเชียแปซิฟิค หรือ อาฟม่า (AFMA) ร่วมกับ มิสซิส มามี อักเยแมน Ms. Maame Agyeben (กลาง ) Associate Economic Affairs Officer, United Nations Trade, Trade

Effective governance will sustain Asia-Pacific economic growth and improve its quality, says UN General—02 May 17

Effective governance and improved fiscal management are essential to sustaining robust economic growth and improving its quality, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) said in its annual flagship report

Tax policy and public expenditure management are key to financing sustainable development in General—02 May 17

Asia-Pacific policymakers at a high-level United Nations dialogue in Bangkok today concluded that tax policy and public expenditure management will play a central role in effectively pursuing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Finance