THE UNITED NATIONS Press Releases http://www.thailand4.com/theunitednations/ CHILDREN ARE THE STAR GUESTS AT THE UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSAL CHILDRENS DAY CELEBRATION HELD AT INTERCONTINENTAL BANGKOK On 17 November, in honour of United Nations Universal Children's Day, InterContinental Bangkok is putting children first and inviting them to enjoy a five-course tasting menu for free at InterContinental Bangkok's Fireplace Grill and Bar, when th-TH Thu, 15 Nov 2018 9:33:40 +0700 Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana assumes helm of UNESCAP http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-11-01/5bac6d9e6fcdc11e1abe41a6ae39abe0/ Deeper regional cooperation to tackle transboundary challenges while accelerating implementation of Sustainable Development Goals Bangkok (ESCAP News) Dr Armida Alisjahbana, the new Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-11-01/5bac6d9e6fcdc11e1abe41a6ae39abe0/ Thu, 01 Nov 2018 11:32:16 +0700 29 Thai listed firms granted SET Sustainability Awards 2018 http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-31/0caa55b83f1ac61f293455d509edace2/ The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) today grants the SET Sustainability Awards 2018 to 29 listed companies with outstanding achievement in sustainable business practices in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SET http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-31/0caa55b83f1ac61f293455d509edace2/ Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:35:11 +0700 Global Forum on Human Settlements calls for urban innovation toward achieving SDG 11 and the New Urban Agenda http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-31/a4fab0e36b362f41d960bcc1c865b70c/ The Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS) 2018 concluded today at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok as participants gathered to commemorate World Cities Day. The two-day meeting organized http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-31/a4fab0e36b362f41d960bcc1c865b70c/ Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:19:41 +0700 CFLD#s Dachang Movie Town Wins International Recognition and Selected as Global Model of Characteristic Town http://www.thailand4.com/.prop/2018-10-31/3033255a74a6da99e6d2e4eea9d9e00b/ On October 30, 2018, the 13th annual session of the Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS), jointly organized by GFHS and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP), was held in Bangkok, Thailand. During the http://www.thailand4.com/.prop/2018-10-31/3033255a74a6da99e6d2e4eea9d9e00b/ Wed, 31 Oct 2018 14:56:01 +0700 Thai exchange recognized with UN SSE Market Transparency Award http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-26/9176e02093e90e9d07efdfd0cf8c2ed6/ The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has been granted the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Market Transparency Award at the SSE Global Dialogue a part of the UNCTAD World Investment Forum (WIF) 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland. The UN http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-26/9176e02093e90e9d07efdfd0cf8c2ed6/ Fri, 26 Oct 2018 9:33:42 +0700 Winners of the UN Day Asia-Pacific Contest 2018: The Sustainable Development Goals, My Way http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-24/a58532e9b0421353addbd276bc699168/ To mark United Nations Day 2018 held each year on 24 October, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) invited professional and budding photographers from the region to participate in a photo and animated GIF http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-24/a58532e9b0421353addbd276bc699168/ Wed, 24 Oct 2018 18:36:52 +0700 United Nations chooses leading marketplace builder Arcadier to defeat non-communicable diseases around the world http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-10-16/08efd9be629d4f88f8811644f2331698/ Arcadier, a Singapore-headquartered online marketplace builder, has been chosen by the United Nations Office for Project Services# (UNOPS) Defeat-NCD (Non-Communicable Disease) Partnership as the partner for their Defeat-NCD Marketplace. The online http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-10-16/08efd9be629d4f88f8811644f2331698/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 8:38:38 +0700 The Body Shop And Cruelty Free International Bring A Record-Breaking 8.3 Million Signatures To The United Nations To End Cosmetic Animal Testing Globally http://www.thailand4.com/.ent/2018-10-05/f13b1e252da179eade1a4ad5d6fb489b/ Today, on World Animal Day, The Body Shop and Cruelty Free International brought 8.3 million signatures against cosmetic animal testing to the United Nations Headquarters in New York City to create a global framework to end animal testing while advancing http://www.thailand4.com/.ent/2018-10-05/f13b1e252da179eade1a4ad5d6fb489b/ Fri, 05 Oct 2018 13:26:49 +0700 UN Green Industry Conference opens in Thailand http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-04/c12f0296a586d0e0a352c74e1a893ed2/ The Fifth Green Industry Conference opened in Bangkok today, with a strong focus on the opportunities green growth could yield for businesses and emerging economies. Organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), together http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-04/c12f0296a586d0e0a352c74e1a893ed2/ Thu, 04 Oct 2018 9:26:55 +0700 New initiative to advance womens entrepreneurship in Asia-Pacific launched at UN General Assembly http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-01/98a61400069ebd2ea47f4fd3b414f554/ A new initiative to advance women#s entrepreneurship in Asia-Pacific was launched on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York today, by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-01/98a61400069ebd2ea47f4fd3b414f554/ Mon, 01 Oct 2018 12:02:05 +0700 5th United Nations Conference on Green Industry 3 - 5 October 2018 http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-28/d46692392a5961881471c0f0937a659e/ 5th Green Industry Conference, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Government of Thailand, takes place from 3 - 5 October http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-28/d46692392a5961881471c0f0937a659e/ Fri, 28 Sep 2018 16:45:05 +0700 African Leaders, the World Bank Group, and partners catalyze action to ensure that everyone in Africa has a digital identity by 2030 http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-26/1de7cb132ad654e629eabc336abf6a06/ NEW YORK, September 25th, 2018 - African leaders, the World Bank Group, the United Nations, and other development partners met today on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly for the African Leaders Roundtable on Identification for Development to http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-26/1de7cb132ad654e629eabc336abf6a06/ Wed, 26 Sep 2018 9:15:59 +0700 Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation 1st Arab Organisation Named #Knowledge Partner# by UN http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-24/e9a380cbd109bb2b878d6d3a5fb399a2/ The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has honoured the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) as a Knowledge Partner on the sidelines of the General Assembly#s meeting in New York City. To view the Multimedia News Release, http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-24/e9a380cbd109bb2b878d6d3a5fb399a2/ Mon, 24 Sep 2018 8:36:25 +0700 SPECA at 20: Strengthening the UN Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia to deliver on the 2030 Agenda http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-21/d6393a05c3f8d429eab7565e1e702919/ Marking the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia (SPECA), high-level participants from the seven landlocked participating countries - Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-21/d6393a05c3f8d429eab7565e1e702919/ Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:39:19 +0700 Yili Upgrades Public Welfare Efforts to Facilitate the United Nations SDGs http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-06/42ee5263f390f3b4de4073a6d456e555/ On September 5th, theYili Nutrition 2020 strategic upgrade for the public welfare ceremony was successfully held in Liangshan, Sichuan Province, focusing on improving the nutrition of people in poverty-stricken areas, realizing targeted poverty http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-06/42ee5263f390f3b4de4073a6d456e555/ Thu, 06 Sep 2018 8:45:30 +0700 Movenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok joins 2018 #Kilo of Kindness global charity drive to help local communities in need http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-03/5e2705dbcca220d9ea1419f1ef523b1d/ Movenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok is helping local people in need as part of the 2018 #Kilo of Kindness# global charity campaign. Launched by Moevenpick Hotels Resorts in 2015, the highly-successful initiative, which honours the United Nations http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-03/5e2705dbcca220d9ea1419f1ef523b1d/ Mon, 03 Sep 2018 17:25:54 +0700 ESCAP-UN Climate Change partnership to strengthen climate action in Asia-Pacific http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-03/81f9ca7bdc17e017d9a4484d5b7a105e/ UN Climate Change and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have signed a new agreement to strengthen regional climate action, with a focus on meeting the targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-03/81f9ca7bdc17e017d9a4484d5b7a105e/ Mon, 03 Sep 2018 9:53:59 +0700 E-Governance - A powerful tool toward resilient, inclusive and sustainable disaster risk management http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-20/0538d8715f8aa1887f65335501f26ff9/ A major report launched by the United Nations this week highlights the critical role E-governance plays in building inclusive, resilient societies in anticipation and response to the impact of disasters. The E-Government Survey 2018: Gearing E-government http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-20/0538d8715f8aa1887f65335501f26ff9/ Fri, 20 Jul 2018 11:22:46 +0700 Major transformations needed to put sustainable development in Asia Pacific back on track http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-17/d2b22fdb12511ce1e40aa51c0787e063/ New York (ESCAP News) Increased engagement from all sectors of society, along with a whole of government approach will be key to advancing the United Nation#s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the region where at the current rate of progress, http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-17/d2b22fdb12511ce1e40aa51c0787e063/ Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:51:19 +0700 UN expert launches mission to South Korea to advance human rights dialogue with the North http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-28/039bb59c9c07e71c06b6b6308af5ff37/ The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People#s Republic of Korea (DPRK), Toms Ojea Quintana, will visit Seoul from 2 to 10 July. This will be the UN expert#s first official mission to Seoul since http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-28/039bb59c9c07e71c06b6b6308af5ff37/ Thu, 28 Jun 2018 13:35:01 +0700 SET and alliances launch Care the Bear project to reduce global warming http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-06-28/43e48b1a715b4bbbc554f908ab0560b7/ SET, together with 22 alliances, has jointly launched Care the Bear: Change the Climate Change by Eco Event project to encourage Thai listed firms to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in line with the United Nations# Sustainable Development Goals http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-06-28/43e48b1a715b4bbbc554f908ab0560b7/ Thu, 28 Jun 2018 8:55:43 +0700 Nations Improving Technology Also Improve Sustainability: Health, Education Infrastructure Most Impacted http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-06-27/2daa9c2ff7f7188d61055037fad96b5b/ Nations investing in technology infrastructure make faster, more efficient progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), according to a report released by Huawei today in London, England. The study assesses correlations between http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-06-27/2daa9c2ff7f7188d61055037fad96b5b/ Wed, 27 Jun 2018 11:58:00 +0700 The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) to Host Global Education Forum as Part of the United Nations# Global Goals Week, in NYC http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-26/11018471cb1269616355e507ef6eb4df/ The World Innovation Summit for Education ( WISE ), an initiative of Qatar Foundation, will be holding a one-day forum, on September 22nd, as part of the Global Goals Week, during the United Nations General Assembly. The event will take place at the http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-26/11018471cb1269616355e507ef6eb4df/ Tue, 26 Jun 2018 8:09:26 +0700 New UN report calls for Asia-Pacific to step up development reform efforts to meet Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-05-11/9108c58fd9cdd439716e6140ef67c4d4/ Countries in Asia and the Pacific have made inroads towards achieving several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, but progress remains uneven across the region, according to a new report by the United Nations Economic and Social http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-05-11/9108c58fd9cdd439716e6140ef67c4d4/ Fri, 11 May 2018 15:09:59 +0700 Political leaders gather at annual UN policy forum in Bangkok to address widening inequalities in Asia-Pacific http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-05-14/3e4e701775c7b914a2cdd4be0a99f1d1/ The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) opened its 74th session in Bangkok today, with a strong call for strengthening multilateralism and regional integration to tackle rising inequalities in the region. The http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-05-14/3e4e701775c7b914a2cdd4be0a99f1d1/ Mon, 14 May 2018 16:52:39 +0700 Society for Threatened Peoples: Criticism of the Growing Influence of Authoritarian State/Consultative Status of Human Rights Group Under Fire at the United Nations http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-01/d7db7b92b1bdad91d1fad5f0c542961e/ The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) has warned against restricting the freedom of independent non-governmental organizations at the United Nations (UN). The influence of authoritarian states in the world organization continues to grow. http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-01/d7db7b92b1bdad91d1fad5f0c542961e/ Fri, 01 Jun 2018 13:06:31 +0700 http://www.thailand4.com/ http://www.thailand4.com/ Thu, 01 Jan 1970 7:00:00 +0700