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‘Most important years in history’ – last chance over climate, says UN report

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Climate Action, Climate adaptation, Climate change resilience, Climate policy, Editor's Picks, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Forests, Global, History, Human Rights, Innovation, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Climate 2018, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Real climate action, Reports, Self Determination, UN, United Nations  /  Comments Off on ‘Most important years in history’ – last chance over climate, says UN report

Warming beyond 1.5C will unleash a frightening set of consequences and scientists say only a global transformation, beginning now, can avoid it. Climate Home News reviews the warnings in the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change research report released yesterday. Only the remaking of the human world in a generation can now prevent serious, far […]

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Working for Women’s Rights on the World Stage

By   /  March 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, Julie Anne Genter, MIL NZ OSI, Minister of Women, Ministry of Women's Affairs, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release, The Issues, UN, women's affairs  /  Comments Off on Working for Women’s Rights on the World Stage

Source: Green Party Headline: Working for Women’s Rights on the World Stage It’s been a whirlwind week of women’s issues. I’ve been busy hearing inspiring stories from around the world about the gender pay gap, representation, stopping violence against women, work on climate change and the challenges facing working women.  This week I had the […]

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NZ’s nuclear-free zone a precursor to a total ban on nuclear weapons

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Global Affairs, Green Party, Justice & Democracy, nuclear free, nuclear weapons, NZ parliament, Opposition News, Parliament, Politics, The Issues, UN  /  Comments Off on NZ’s nuclear-free zone a precursor to a total ban on nuclear weapons

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZ’s nuclear-free zone a precursor to a total ban on nuclear weapons New Zealand’s nuclear-free zone, legislated by Parliament in 1987, is something we all take pride in. It’s important, however, that we don’t let it thwart its own ultimate purpose – a world free […]

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Sope praises Fidel Castro over Cuban backing for Vanuatu independence

By   /  November 30, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Barak Sope, Cuba, Decolonisation, Development, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Featured, Fidel Castro, Global, Human Rights, independence, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, Sustainability, UN, UN Decolonisation Committee, United Nations, Vanuatu, Walter Lini  /  Comments Off on Sope praises Fidel Castro over Cuban backing for Vanuatu independence

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Former Vanuatu Prime Minister and the country’s first Roving Ambassador, Barak Sope, has expressed his personal tribute to the late Fidel Castro of Cuba who died late last week. Speaking from his home on Ifira in a telephone interview with the Daily Post, Barak Sope, who was one […]

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Historic Move on Nuclear Disarmament

By   /  November 9, 2016  /  24/7 News, Defence, disarmament, Global Affairs, Green Party, nuclear, nuclear disarmament, nuclear weapons, Opposition News, Politics, UN, UN General Assembly, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Historic Move on Nuclear Disarmament

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Historic Move on Nuclear Disarmament It is not often that the international community takes an historic step forward, but it does happen.  In the ‘modern’ era, we tend to focus on the UN Charter as the foundation of international relations.  Other milestones have been the […]

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