Month: March 2024

CHES Model MUN: Starting off strong

We had a great start to our Global Education Program with the CHES Model UN. Students came together to discuss the topic of Artificial Intelligence and Human Rights.  They embraced the MUN processes with lively debates that encompassed the full scope of this evolving issue. Many students spoke passionately on behalf of their given country with […]

New Blog Post from UNAAV Young Professionals

This month we celebrated UN World Water Day The 2024 Theme is ‘Water for Peace’ Water is a powerful source. It nourishes us and we cannot live without it.  It has the power to bring us together and create peace. However, just as water can bring solidarity, it unfortunately also has the power to incite […]

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Gaza: Security Council passes resolution demanding ‘an immediate ceasefire’ during Ramadan

The UN Security Council on Monday passed a resolution demanding an immediate ceasefire for the month of Ramadan, the immediate and unconditional release of hostages and “the urgent need to expand the flow” of aid into Gaza. There were 14 votes in favour with the United States abstaining. HIGHLIGHTS 12:15 PM This is a first […]

Security Council meet for nuclear disarmament

The UN Security Council held a briefing and discussion on March 18 about nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation. The session, which can be watched live on UNTV, was being held during the UNSC Presidency of Japan. The objective of the discussion was to promote dialogue between nuclear and non-nuclear weapon States. “Conducting discussions towards a world without […]

39th UN-Water Meeting: A clean water future and UN World Water Day film screening

UN-Water Members and Partners gathered at their biannual meeting to discuss how the UN family can “deliver as one” in response to water- and sanitation-related challenges. A particular focus for the first day of the 39th UN-Water Meeting was preparations for conferences on water for sustainable development to be convened in 2026 and 2028, as […]