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UNODC-SADC Regional Programme holds annual review meeting to reflect on progress in tackling crime and drugs

| July 21, 2017

UNODC-SADC Regional Programme holds annual review meeting to reflect on progress in tackling crime and drugs. Photo: UNODC21 July 2017 - Under the Regional Programme entitled "Making the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region Safer from Crime and Drugs", UNODC and the bloc assist Member States in policy development and legislation review in line with international norms …

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Speeches: Trans-Africa Security: Combating Illicit Trafficking and Organized Crime in Africa

| May 15, 2017

Good morning.

It is an honor to join you today at this year’s Senior Leaders Seminar hosted by the Africa Center for Strategic Studies (ACSS). Let me first thank ACSS for their leadership over the years in fostering critical partnerships …

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Press Releases: Remarks at the 2017 Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award Ceremony

| March 29, 2017

MODERATOR:  Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome the First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump; Acting Deputy Secretary of State Tom Shannon; and the 2017 International Women of Courage Award recipients.  (Applause.)

UNDER SECRETARY SHANNON:  Good morning.  It’s my great …

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Success of 2030 Agenda Depends on Empowering Young People, Speakers Tell Social Development Commission, Stressing Perils of Exclusionary Economic Growth

| February 3, 2017

The fifty-fifth session of the Commission for Social Development continued today, with participants casting a spotlight on challenges faced by young people, and the perils of growing inequality, as Governments strove to put the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development into …

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Preventing Climate Change, Acknowledging Needs of Specific States Focus, as Second Committee Concludes General Debate

| October 5, 2016

Preventing climate change, enhancing international cooperation, and acknowledging the needs of specific groups and categories of States were necessary to implement the 2030 Agenda and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, Member States said today as the General Assembly’s Second Committee …

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