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Central Europe 19-10-2018

Juncker and Nazarbayev discuss setting up of EU-Kazakhstan Business forum

On the sidelines of the Europe-Asia ASEM summit, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev discussed deepening bilateral cooperation, including the setting up of a future EU-Kazakhstan Business forum.
Central Asia 05-01-2018

The tripartite approach is suffocating OSCE

Kazakhstan’s view is that the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) should not be a place where decisions are made by the United States, Russia and the European Union with everyone else reduced to the role of spectators, writes Kairat Abdrakhmanov.
Global Europe 03-10-2016

Helen Clark: UN needs a well-established leader, not a technocrat

The United Nations need a "well-established leader" capable of working across divisions, and able to mobilise people around the aspirations the member states themselves have expressed for a more inclusive, sustainable world, Helen Clark said in a wide-ranging interview with EURACTIV.com's editor-in-chief Daniela Vincenti.

Ukraine and Russia see opportunity in Easter ceasefire

Ukraine told the UN Security Council yesterday (28 April) that a fragile ceasefire must be strengthened before progress can be achieved in political talks on solving the two-year conflict in the country's east.
Global Europe 26-01-2016

Mogherini: UN mission in Colombia is ‘great opportunity’

Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday (26 January) that the UN's political mission in monitoring the ceasefire between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) is a step toward securing peace for the country.
Central Europe 03-11-2015

Georgieva to run for UN Secretary-General

EXCLUSIVE/ Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva plans to run for the job of UN Secretary-General, to replace Ban Ki-moon, whose second term expires on 31 December 2016.
EU Priorities 2020 25-10-2013

MEPs push for a UN parliament

In the midst of the many crisis and challenges facing today’s world,  MEPs have sounded off the urgent need of setting up a parliamentary assembly in the United Nations.
Development Policy 19-08-2013

Georgieva urges UN to adopt ‘humanitarian declaration’ on Syria

EXCLUSIVE / EU Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva has urged the United Nations Security Council to adopt a declaration on the humanitarian situation in Syria, telling EURACTIV in an interview that such a decision could greatly improve the fate of millions of citizens, half of them children, who are trapped by the ongoing civil war.
Global Europe 03-08-2012

Syria can still be saved, says Kofi Annan

Despite leaving his post as Special Envoy to Syria yesterday (2 August), former UN Secretary-General said that the country can still be saved from the worst calamity of a bloody civil war, but ‘that requires courage and leadership.'
Global Europe 14-03-2011

France steps up Libya no-fly zone efforts

France promised yesterday (13 March) to step up efforts to persuade its partners to impose a no-fly zone on Libya after the plan won the backing of the Arab League.

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