8th PS-MUN 02.03.2018 09:00 98 Days

United Nations Radio

  1. A team of doctors, nurses and technicians plays a "lifesaving role" in South Sudan according to a senior Jordanian doctor in the UN Peacekeeping Mission there, UNMISS. The UNMISS medical team cares for around 17,000 military, police and civilian staff across the country as well as on occasions South Sudanese civilians. Major Doctor Zeidoun Al-Rawashdeh [...]
  2. More than 500 students came to UN Headquarters in New York this month to mark the 70th anniversary of the publication of the diary of Anne Frank and celebrate the "deep connection" they feel with the young Holocaust victim. Her famous diary written as she and her family hid from the Nazis in an Amsterdam attic, [...]
  3. Listen to our daily bulletin of news and features from the United Nations, presented by Dianne Penn. In today’s special programme: We'll hear from a top human rights official on the ongoing efforts to bring an end to the death penalty; and: We'll learn how Anne Frank, the young Holocaust victim, continues to inspire young [...]
  4. Philippines urged to stop attacks and killings in anti-drugs campaign The Philippines should investigate killings connected to the state's war on drugs and stop the attacks, UN-appointed rights experts said on Thursday. Three Special Rapporteurs made the appeal to the government of Rodrigo Duterte following what they said had been "a great number" of new [...]
  5. An initiative to end the trade in lethal drugs and other tools used for capital punishment or torture has been hailed by a senior UN official as a potential "step forward in civilization." Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour was speaking about a Global Alliance launched in September by the European Union and its [...]

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