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Daily Archives: September 25, 2017

Know United Nations General Assembly Functions and Powers

New York (ABC Live): United Nations General Assembly Functions   :The United Nations General Assembly is empowered to make recommendations to States on international issues within its competence. It has also initiated actions—political, economic, humanitarian, social and legal—which have affected the lives of millions of people throughout the world. The landmark Millennium Declaration, adopted in 2000, and the 2005 World Summit Outcome Document, …

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FAO Bats for Zero Tolerance for Food Loss and Waste

New York (ABC Live): Food Loss : FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva has joined in calls for a renewed global commitment to zero tolerance for food loss and waste. The call was made at a high-level event at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly that focused on tackling food loss and waste as a pathway to achieving …

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India Shares with UNGA its Complete Poverty Eradication Aim

New York (ABC Live):Complete Poverty Eradication: The Complete Poverty Eradication is the most important priority for the Government of India, its Minister for External Affairs told the United Nations General Assembly today, as she outlined some of the measures taken to advance this goal. “There are two ways of addressing the curse of poverty,” Sushma Swaraj said in her address …

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