Friday June 22, 2018 00:43

UNITED NATIONS Press Releases

United Nations Development Programme Announces #The Lion#s Share# Fund With Founder FINCH And General—21 Jun 18

- ANNOUNCED TODAY AT CANNES LIONS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CREATIVITY, 'THE LION'S SHARE' FUND SEES MARS JOIN AS THE FOUNDING PARTNER. PROJECT FOUNDED AND INITIATED BY PRODUCTION COMPANY FINCH - THE FUND AIMS TO RAISE $100m A YEAR WITHIN THREE YEARS -

New UN report calls for Asia-Pacific to step up development reform efforts to meet Sustainable General—11 May 18

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

Political leaders gather at annual UN policy forum in Bangkok to address widening inequalities in General—14 May 18

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

Movie Guide: โคตรคนจริง! ธีโอ เจมส์ ท้าอำนาจมืด แหกเบื้องหลังคนทรยศ บันเทิง—15 May 18

ถึงเวลาที่ทั้งโลกจะได้รู้ความจริง! กับเรื่องราวอันฟอนเฟะของการคอร์รัปชั่นในวงผู้ใหญ่ระดับสูง จากปลายปากกาและความทรงจำของ ไมเคิล ซูซานอดีตพนักงาน United Nations (UN) หรือองค์การสหประชาชาติ โดยเขาได้เข้ามาทำงานในโครงการน้ำมันแลกอาหาร (Oil for Food)

UN housing expert calls for human rights shift in South Korea General—23 May 18

United Nations expert, Leilani Farha, urged national and local governments of South Korea to shift their approach to housing and homelessness to meet current human rights standards. Leilani Farha, the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to adequate

Regents International School Bangkok held two mini Model United Nations(MUN) General—30 May 18

Regent's International School Bangkok held two mini Model United Nations(MUN) conferences. The first was made up of delegates from Key Stage 3 and the other Key Stages 4 and 5. The delegates discussed the important issue of the global wage gap, which

ITD ร่วมกับ อังค์ถัด และ BOI จัดการสัมมนาเรื่อง การระดมเงินทุนเพื่อการพัฒนาที่ยั่งยืน ทั่วไป—30 May 18

สถาบันระหว่างประเทศเพื่อการค้าและการพัฒนา (องค์การมหาชน) หรือ ITD ร่วมกับ อังค์ถัด (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development :UNCTAD) และ สำนักงานคณะกรรมการส่งเสริมการลงทุน (BOI) ร่วมเปิดมิติใหม่ "การระดมเงินทุนเพื่อการพัฒนาที่ยั่งยืน" ITD

Society for Threatened Peoples: Criticism of the Growing Influence of Authoritarian General—01 Jun 18

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.

Asia-Pacific leaders convene in Bangkok for annual UN regional forum 11 16 May 2018, UN Conference General—08 May 18

Political leaders and high-level government and UN officials from across the region will convene in Bangkok this week for the 74thsession of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The annual gathering shall

Moevenpick Hotels Resorts brings parents and children together in honour of International Day of General—08 May 18

Swiss hospitality firm supports United Nations initiative with family-focused experiences at selected properties worldwide Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts is marking the United Nations International Day of Families on May 15 with a programme of

ซัมซุงหนุนทักษะการใช้สมาร์ทโฟนแก่กลุ่มผู้สูงวัย ผ่านโครงการ #Samsung Love and ไอที—20 Apr 18

ประเทศไทยได้เปลี่ยนผ่านเข้าสู่สังคมผู้สูงอายุโดยสมบูรณ์ (Aged Society) โดยจากข้อมูลของรายงาน World Population Ageing ที่จัดทำโดย United Nations ชี้ว่าหลังจากปี 2560 จะเป็นครั้งแรกในประวัติศาสตร์ที่ประชากรเด็กน้อยกว่าผู้สูงอายุ

UN rights experts call on Iran to annul death sentence against Ramin Hossein General—19 Apr 18

United Nations human rights experts* have called for Iran to annul the death sentence against an Iranian Kurdish prisoner, Ramin Hossein Panahi, amid serious concerns that he has not received a fair trial and has been mistreated and tortured in

Short-termism impedes progress of hundreds of millions of people, United Nations report General—17 Apr 18

The prospects of around 800 million of the world's poorest people remain dire. The global economy is experiencing a moderate upturn, and momentum around sustainable investing is growing, the UN said today. But the vast majority of investment is still

Asia-Pacific Business Forum 2018: Regional governors and thought leaders gathered to advance Stcoks—12 Apr 18

First held in Hong Kong, Asia-Pacific Business Forum (APBF) 2018 which ran from 10 to 11 April, 2018 at Cyberport, was successfully concluded today. Jointly organised by Cyberport and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the

ESCAP launches its new online platform on social protection for Asia-Pacific General—09 Apr 18

An innovative online platform that supports countries to build inclusive social protection systems through dynamic and interactive functions was launched today in Bangkok by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Sarnrak Good Kids Great Hearts Program by AIS Won World-Prestigious WSIS Prizes Champion 2018 Award Telecom—28 Mar 18

AIS celebrates another great pride by Thai people as it is the only company from Thailand to receive prestigious WSIS Prizes 2018 award from United Nations (UN) and International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The WSIS Prizes 2018 was awarded to Sarnrak

Implementing digital trade facilitation could cut trade costs in Asia-Pacific by $673 billion Stcoks—23 Mar 18

According to the Digital Trade Facilitation in Asia and the Pacific report launched today by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), full implementation of the World Trade Organization's (WTO) Trade

Thailand: First official visit by UN expert group on business and human General—22 Mar 18

The United Nations Working Group on business and human rights will undertake its first official visit to Thailand from 26 March to 4 April to examine efforts to prevent, mitigate and remedy adverse human rights impacts of business operations. "Thailand

Movie Guide: แฉเบื้องหลังคนทรยศ! ธีโอ เจมส์ ท้าอำนาจมืด เปิดโปงคอร์รัปชันระดับโลก Backstabbing for บันเทิง—13 Mar 18

ถึงเวลาที่ทั้งโลกจะได้รู้ความจริง! กับเรื่องราวอันฟอนเฟะของการคอร์รัปชั่นในวงผู้ใหญ่ระดับสูง จากปลายปากกาและความทรงจำของ ไมเคิล ซูซาน อดีตพนักงาน United Nations (UN) หรือองค์การสหประชาชาติ โดยเขาได้เข้ามาทำงานในโครงการน้ำมันแลกอาหาร (Oil for Food)

UN highlights need for action to empower women and girls in Asia-Pacific on International Womens General—08 Mar 18

Governments in Asia and the Pacific must take urgent action to ensure greater empowerment of women and girls to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the United Nations underscored at a forum in Bangkok today. In commemoration of

UNODC Executive Director and Goodwill Ambassador Open High Level Conference on Sustainable General—06 Mar 18

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Government of Thailand and Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ) have today hosted a High Level Conference on Sustainable Development, Crime Prevention and Safe Societies at the United Nations

UN human rights expert to visit Cambodia from 5-14 March General—02 Mar 18

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights in Cambodia, Rhona Smith, will visit the country from 5 to 14 March 2018, at the invitation of the Royal Government. During her 10-day visit, the expert plans to meet senior officials, representatives

As Conflicts Surge Around the World, New Approaches to Prevention Can Save Lives and Money - Up to Stcoks—02 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2018 —Preventing violent conflict saves lives and money—up to US$70 billion per year on average, according to a study published today by the World Bank and the United Nations. The new study, Pathways for Peace: Inclusive

Castaway Island, Fiji Lifts Conservation Awareness with Appointment of Environment Lifestyle—20 Feb 18

New role announced as part of Outrigger Resorts' ongoing commitment to global conservation through its OZONE (Outrigger's ZONE) program As the United Nations designates 2018 as the third International Year of the Reef,Castaway Island, Fiji has appointed