Young people take the lead to tackle climate change and protect their environment in Iraq; UNICEF & UNV on International Youth Day 2021

 Updated at 1859 GMT on Thur 12 Aug 2021 By HICGI News Agency BAGHDAD-The 12th of August marks the International Youth Day every year, a day to celebrate and mainstream young peoples’ voices, actions, and initiatives, as well as their meaningful, universal, and equitable engagement. This year’s theme, “Transforming Food Systems: Youth Innovation for Human…

UN Publishes HTP Statement

By HICGI News Agency New York Updated at 1021 GMT on 09th July 2021 The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has received several statements from international Organisations with Consultative Status with United and are being circulated in accordance with paragraphs 30 and 31 of Economic and Social Council resolution 1996/31 Heal the Planet Global Organisation…

Ghana’s Martha Ama Akyaa Pobee appointed new UN ASG for Africa

By E K Benj – Updated at 0841 GMT on Sunday 23 May 2021 NEW YORK- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday announced the appointment of Martha Ama Akyaa Pobee of Ghana as Assistant Secretary-General for Africa in the Departments of Political and Peace-building Affairs and Peace Operations (DPPA-DPO). Ms. Pobee succeeds Bintou Keita…

Uganda is My Homeland- Demystifying UN Top Envoy’s Message in Gulu.

By E K Benj Updated at 0327 GMT on Tuesday 19 May 21 GULU United Nations Ambassador to Uganda H.E Rosa Malango on Monday started her first engagement with inspiring Ugandans to love and secure their country beginning with their homes. Addressing Young people gathering at Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative founded by Forest Steven…

UNDP Mandate and why Elsie Attafuah wants Uganda youth engage in Agriculture

By S A Brondon Updated at 14:23 GMT on Saturday 27th March 2021 KAMPALA On 18th February 21 UN Resident coordinator Rosa Malango alongside Elsie Attafuah and FAO country representative Dr Antonio Querido led members of Youth Coalition for SDGs at Kawumu State Lodge which hosts Presidential Demonstration Farm Project. HICGI News Agency today shares…