Topic: united nations

Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon discussed his work on the Sustainable Development Goals and the formation of U.N. Women.

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Ban Ki-moon reflects on time at UN

February 26, 2018 0 comments

Ban Ki-moon greeted the audience with a humble bow as he approached the podium in Salomon Hall.

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Fernandez ’21: Rhetoric of sovereignty masks American abuse of power

February 6, 2018 0 comments

Sovereignty is defined by the Encyclopedia Britannica as “the ultimate overseer, or authority, in the decision-making process of the state and in the maintenance of order.”

Climate and Development Lab attends COP23 in Germany

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Climate and Development Lab attends COP23 in Germany

November 29, 2017 0 comments

Nations from across the world congregated in Bronn, Germany to discuss climate agreements and how they could battle climate change.

ongressman David Ciccilline ’83 renewed calls to support the U.N. amid threats from President Trump to distance the U.S. from the institution.

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Cicilline ’83 discusses role of US in UN

October 29, 2017 0 comments

U.S. Congressman David Cicilline ’83, D-R.I., spoke about the United States’ relationship with the United Nations in honor of United Nations Day Friday.