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Nuclear History: A Dramatic Address and a Long Ovation

Then President Dwight D. Eisenhower can be seen here just after delivering a dramatic address to the United Nations General Assembly, in New York City. The address was given on Dec. 80 more words

Nuclear History

An Update on Jamaica’s Concerns About Its Nationals at Trinidad Airport

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith provided this update today. She also noted that the issue will be on the agenda of the upcoming CARICOM Heads of Government meeting in July. 25 more words

An Update on Jamaica’s Concerns About Its Nationals at Trinidad Airport

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith provided this update today. She also noted that the issue will be on the agenda of the upcoming CARICOM Heads of Government meeting in July. 25 more words

An Update on Jamaica's Concerns About Its Nationals at Trinidad Airport

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith provided this update today. She also noted that the issue will be on the agenda of the upcoming CARICOM Heads of Government meeting in July. 241 more words

Jamaica

Will the International Organization for #Migration ( #IOM ) move closer (in)to the United Nations system?

On September 19, the United Nations (UN) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) might sign a new relationship agreement. There are several scenarios regarding the content of this agreement, ranging from the IOM becoming a “UN-related organization” such as the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) or the World Trade Organization (WTO) up to full inclusion into the UN system as a specialized agency such as the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). 684 more words

Civil Society

UNGASS 2016: Do No Harm

The prohibitionist war on drugs has led to public health crises, mass incarceration, corruption, and a black market which fuels violence. Brazil, Colombia, and Uruguay feel the blight most. 783 more words

Health Policy

Jamaica Airs Concerns at the Special UNGA Session (UNGASS 2016) on the World Drug Problem

Here is a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade regarding Minister Johnson Smith’s current visit to the United Nations (her first as Minister, I believe). 356 more words

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