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First Results Groups meeting of 2018 held

First Results Groups meeting of 2018 held

22 March, 2018 saw the first meeting for the year of the four (4) Results Groups that have responsibility to support implementation of the Government – United Nations (UN’s) Country Implementation Plan (CIP). The CIP is the Government - UN’s national implementation framework to contribute to Guyana's efforts to localise...

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Publications

World Migration Report 2018

World Migration Report 2018

Description:  Since 2000, IOM has been producing world migration reports. This World Migration Report 2018, the ninth in the world migration report series, has been produced to contribute to increased understanding of migration throughout the world. It presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration...

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Messages from the Secretary-General

Message on International Youth Day 2018

UNITE D   N A T I O N S                        N A T I O N S   U N I E S THE SECRETARY-GENERAL -- WRITTEN MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY 12 AUGUST 2018 The hopes of the world rest on young people. Peace, economic dynamism, social justice, tolerance – all this and more, today and...

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Messages from the Resident Coordinator

Message on International Youth Day 2018

UNITED NATIONS GUYANA MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY “The hopes of the world rest on young people. Peace, economic dynamism, social justice, tolerance — all this and more, today and tomorrow, depends on tapping into the power of youth.” António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General In 1999 the United Nations (UN) General Assembly first designated...

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News

PAHO pushes breastfeeding

PAHO pushes breastfeeding

…says babies should be breastfed within the first hour of life Breastmilk is the best source of nutrition for newborns and babies up to 2 years of age yet just half of all babies (52%) in Latin America and the Caribbean are not breastfed within the first hour of life. In 2017,...

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Press Releases

Study takes stock of the governance strategies to address food insecurity in the Region

Santiago, Chile, 26 July 2017 - According to a new FAO study, significant progress has been made with regard to inter-agency coordination, along with inter-ministerial planning capacity and implementation, in terms of governance of food security policies in Latin American countries. In addition, it was noted that the efficient use...

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Announcements

Countries back ‘ambitious and comprehensive’ reform of UN development system

Countries back ‘ambitious and comprehensive’ reform of UN development system

The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday gave the green light to a bold new plan to make sustainable development a reality, described by UN chief António Guterres as “the most ambitious and comprehensive transformation of the UN development system in decades.” The UN Secretary-General said the reform package paved the way for...

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UN Media Toolkit

UN Media Toolkit

UN Media Toolkit

WHO WE ARE The United Nations (UN) is an international organization founded in 1945. After the Second World War 51 countries committed to maintaining international peace and security, developing friendly relations among nations and promoting social progress, better living standards and human rights. PURPOSE OF THE UN The United Nations has four (4)...

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