Tagged: UN

Global Policy UN Watch 2024 No. 4

Global Policy UN Watch 2024 No. 4 – Global Policy Forum DFG, GDC, SOTF, UN Liquidity Crisis See all editions of the Global Policy UN Watch.

Global Policy UN Watch 2024 No. 2

Global Policy UN Watch 2024 No. 2 – Global Policy Forum SOTF, DFG, GDC, UN See all editions of the Global Policy UN Watch.

Global Policy UN Watch 2024 No. 1

Global Policy UN Watch 2024 No. 1 – Global Policy Forum UNSG, UNSC, SIDS4, LLDC3, CSocD, SOTF, UN Statistical Commission, UN Funding See all editions of the Global Policy UN Watch.

UNGA78 Second Committee: Countries in Special Situations

Two high-level conferences for countries in special situations are scheduled for 2024 and Preparatory Committees have begun their discussions at the UNHQ.
This Round Up focuses on central themes explored by the UNGA78 Second Committee (Economic and Financial)’s session on Groups of Countries in Special Situations, including debt distress and vulnerability, concessional funding and climate financing. Read more

Report: LDC5 Civil Society Forum

The Civil Society Forum of the LDC5 Conference was organized by a Core Group of civil society organizations composed of LDC-Watch, Third World Network, Social Watch and Global Policy Forum, in collaboration with the United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries (UN-OHRLLS). The Civil Society Forum was held in Doha, Qatar, from 4 to 9 March 2023. Read more

US Leveraging its money in global and regional fora

By Barbara Adams and Roberto Bissio

New York and Montevideo (September 11) – There is widespread speculation that if/when US President Trump addresses the UN General Assembly on 22 September — probably the only head of state to do so in person– he may warn of major cuts in financial contributions or even threaten to pull out of the UN. Read more