United Nations Secretariat

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the administrative arm of the United Nations

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FORMADAT, the Alliance of the Indigenous Peoples of the Highlands of Borneo (Indonesia-Malaysia), was named one of the Equator Prize winners announced at the United Nations Secretariat in New York, Monday night, September 21, 2015.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the United Nations Secretariat is not too active in investigating facts of oil purchases from terrorists in Iraq and Syria.
Bashar al-Jaafari said that there is a moral problem regarding the way in which the United Nations Secretariat is dealing with terrorism in Syria.
The 88 luxury condominium residences are located at East 46th and 1st Avenue adjacent to Dag Hammarskjold Plaza and one block north of the United Nations Secretariat building.
The United Nations Secretariat uses English and French as the two working languages.
This was conveyed in a letter from Shaikh Khalifa to Ambassador Abdou Salam Diallo, Chairman of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, on the occasion of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, celebrated by the United Nations Secretariat at its Headquarters in New York.
As members of the United Nations Secretariat, the staff of your Office are bound by the Charter requirement to refrain from any action which might reflect on their position as international officials responsible only to the Organisation.
In Doha, diplomatic sources told Deutsche Presse-Agentur (DPA) that several European nations as well as the United Nations Secretariat complained to Qatar about the invitation extended to Bashir.
The Assembly also took action on two resolutions dealing with activities of the United Nations Secretariat, noting its support for the Division for Palestinian Rights and for the Department of Public Information's special information programme on the question of Palestine.
The United Nations Secretariat on many occasions has directed its staff to use "Persian Gulf" as the sole geographical label for this inland sea.
AaAaAa "The harassment of the United Nations Secretariat by false letters is still going on regarding alleged political prisoners, prisoners of war or convicts brought to justice and sentenced according to the law in force and the rules of practice" as shows the detailed and complete information sent to the UNSG's personal envoy on November 18, 2009, the letter said.
5 million dollars as seed money to the United Nations Secretariat to partially cover the cost of a three-member fact-finding commission to probe the assassination.
aaShe added that "following the Secretary-General's latest report and the last briefing in the Security Council, the United Nations Secretariat was giving the process some additional time and thought before convening a fifth round of talks.
At the same time, four countries (Chile, South Africa, Sweden, and Thailand), under the Four Nations Initiative in Towards a Compact: Proposals for Improved Governance and Management of the United Nations Secretariat, made a proposal (number 28) "that ways and means be devised for the UN, as a knowledge-based organization, to develop long-term visions for human resource issues as a whole.
We supplemented our review with case information from an additional WHO source (5); to allow for the age structure of reporting countries, we accessed age-specific population estimates for 2005 from the Population Division of the United Nations Secretariat (6).
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