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UNITED NATIONS Press Releases

The First Atmospheric Water Generation Company to become Partner of the UN Science-Policy-Business General—14 Dec 17

To realize the great vision of "Earth with No Pollution", the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) held the 3rd UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya on 4th to 6th December. As the world's highest level decision making body on the

World Bank Group Announcements at One Planet Summit Stcoks—13 Dec 17

Paris, 12 December, 2017 - At the One Planet Summit convened by President Emmanuel Macron of France, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, the World Bank Group made a number of new announcements

UNHCR opens the 7th Refugee Film Festival with Award Winning Film Human General—12 Dec 17

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) presents the 7th Refugee Film Festival in Bangkok. The Festival features award-winning, internationally renowned films which give a voice to the seldom-heard stories of refugees who have been

ไทย UNFPA ร่วมสร้างศักยภาพให้ครูสอนผดุงครรภ์ลาวเพื่อลดการเสียชีวิตแม่-เด็กในลาว สุขภาพ—07 Dec 17

เมื่อวันที่ 24 พฤศจิกายน 2560 ที่ผ่านมา UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) กองทุนประชากรแห่งสหประชาชาติร่วมกับรัฐบาลไทย โดยกรมความร่วมมือระหว่างประเทศ (Thailand International Cooperation Agency – TICA) กระทรวงการต่างประเทศ

Asia-Pacific Macroeconomic Policy and Financing for Development Meeting Opens 6 December 6 to 8 General—04 Dec 17

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) will bring together ministers and senior officials from Asia and the Pacific, as well as representatives of central banks and the public sector for the Committee on

UN urges everyone to take action to end violence against all women and General—04 Dec 17

Actions are needed now more than ever to prevent and respond to violence against all women and girls, underscored United Nations representatives at the Asia-Pacific Regional Commemoration for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against

UN forum in Bangkok calls for more effective policies to enhance youth participation in sustainable General—29 Nov 17

Countries from Asia-Pacific, Africa, and Western Asia gathered this week at a United Nations forum in Bangkok to explore opportunities for scaling up youth participation in sustainable development and decision-making processes. Participants, which

Canton Fair Finding Partners with Sense of Responsibility for the Red General—28 Nov 17

The 122nd China Import & Export Fair (Canton Fair) has joined hands with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and hosted a special event, Canton Fair Procurement Day with United Nations and International Organization - Light Industrial

โซเนวาร่วมเป็นพันธมิตรกับโครงการพัฒนาแห่งสหประชาชาติ ครั้งแรกในมัลดีฟส์ ทั่วไป—22 Nov 17

โซเนวา ผู้ดำเนินกิจการรีสอร์ทหรูชั้นนำของโลก จับมือเป็นพันธมิตรกับโครงการพัฒนาแห่งสหประชาชาติ (United Nations Development Programme – UNDP) เพื่อการทำงานร่วมกันที่ดียิ่งขึ้นในโครงการต่าง ๆ

กลุ่มทรู ร่วมสนับสนุนโครงการ Thailand Social Innovation Platform เฟ้นหาสุดยอดทีมสร้างสรรค์นวัตกรรมเพ สื่อสาร—20 Nov 17

สำนักงานโครงการพัฒนาแห่งสหประชาชาติ (United Nations Development Programme : UNDP) โดยมร.มาร์ติน ฮาร์ท แฮนเซ่น (ยืนที่ 4 จากซ้าย) รองผู้แทน ร่วมกับภาครัฐ ภาคประชาสังคม และภาคเอกชน จัดโครงการประกวดผลงานนวัตกรรมเพื่อสังคม ""Thailand Social Innovation

Nord Anglia Education Students Take Over the United Nations for World Children#s General—20 Nov 17

Nord Anglia Education students around the world have come together to raise awareness of children's rights and the Sustainable Development Goals by addressing some of the most pressing questions facing the planet. World Children's Day promotes the

Second Ministerial Conference on Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration in Asia and the General—20 Nov 17

The Second Ministerial Conference on Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration in Asia and the Pacific (RECI), will be co-hosted by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Asian Development Bank

UN GLOBAL PULSE AND WESTERN DIGITAL HOST DATA FOR CLIMATE EVENT AT THE 8TH SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION General—17 Nov 17

Uniting Business Leaders, Data Experts, and Climate Experts to Share Cutting-Edge Ideas, Inspire Collective Action, and Explore Concrete Ways to Scale Data Innovation for Climate Action Global Pulse, the United Nations innovation initiative on big data

Senior UN official calls for womens empowerment through entrepreneurship development in ASEAN General—17 Nov 17

A senior United Nations official on Monday called for greater efforts to enhance women's economic participation and entrepreneurship across Southeast Asian economies. Speaking at the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit currently underway in Manila, the

Sale and exploitation of children: UN rights expert launches visit to Lao General—13 Nov 17

A United Nations human rights expert will carry out an official visit to Lao PDR from 8 to 16 November to assess the extent of child exploitation in the country and reach out to young victims. Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, Special Rapporteur on the sale and

Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week closes with a call for integrated liberalization policies to General—06 Nov 17

Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week closes with a call for integrated liberalization policies to achieve sustainable development in the region Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week closed at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia

United Nations releases new global dataset and report on trade facilitation implementation which General—02 Nov 17

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), together with all four other United Nations regional commissions for Africa (ECA), Europe (ECE), Latin America and Canberran (ECLAC) and West Asia (ESCWA), today launched

ESCAP-China partnership to strengthen public private partnerships in General—01 Nov 17

China and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have signed a new agreement to strengthen Public Private Partnership (PPP) in the region, with a key focus on improving access to infrastructure services such as

Asia-Pacific trade growing but uncertainties expected for 2018, says General—30 Oct 17

ESCAP's flagship report focuses on channelling trade and investment into sustainable development The trade outlook for the Asia-Pacific region is positive for this year but some uncertainties are forecast for 2018, the United Nations Economic and Social

ESCAP and the Republic of Korea urge governments to adopt innovative financing measures to advance General—24 Oct 17

A new report released today by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in partnership with the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI) of the Republic of Korea, is calling for governments to adopt

High-level UN meeting strengthens civil registration and vital statistics systems in Asia Entertainment—18 Oct 17

Policymakers and experts are gathered at a United Nations led meeting in Bangkok this week to strengthen civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems in Asia and the Pacific, and improve the health, education, and human rights protections for

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