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MINURSO celebrates the International Day of Peace and welcomes the new Force Commander
UNSG message on World Health Day

 Each year on 7 April, we observe World Health Day to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization in 1948. This year’s theme, "Good health adds life to years", conveys an important message: promoting good health throughout life improves one’s chances of remaining healthy and productive in one’s later years...click here to read the full text.

UNSG message on the International Day for Mine Awareness

 United Nations mine action programmes make an invaluable contribution to post-conflict recovery, humanitarian relief efforts, peace operations and development initiatives. They prevent landmines and other explosive ordnance from causing further indiscriminate harm long after conflicts have ended, and help to transform danger zones into productive land. Mine action sets communities on course toward lasting stability...to read more, please click here

UNSG's message on the Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members

"Scores of United Nations staff and personnel were victims of detention, abduction, kidnapping, assault, harassment and even murder again over the past year. Every attack on a United Nations staff member is a tragedy for the individuals involved, a serious crime that must be prosecuted and an attempt to undermine our Organization’s global work for peace, human rights and development. We must respond with prevention, protection and justice...To read the full text, please click here

Ladsous and Malcorra highlight the current challenges of peacekeeping

 The head of the DPKO Hervé Ladsous underlined on 21 February 2012 before the General Assembly Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations the challenging diversity of work undertaken by DPKO’s various field missions, stressing that peacekeepers are a valuable tool in global efforts to respond to threats to international peace and to prevent the recurrence of conflicts. He pointed out that the global membership of the UN provided peacekeeping with a universal legitimacy and a global reach, ....To read the full story, please see February issue of "Dynamism"

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