UNA NEWS LETTER – January– June 2016

UNA NEWS LETTER – January– June 2016

Sep 23, 2016

International Year of Pulses 2016 The 68th UN General Assembly declared 2016 the International Year of Pulses (IYP) (A/RES/68/231). The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has been nominated to facilitate the implementation of the Year in collaboration with Governments, relevant organizations, non-governmental organizations and all...

UNA NEWS LETTER – July – December 2015

UNA NEWS LETTER – July – December 2015

Jul 25, 2016

President of the seventieth session of the United Nations General Assembly On 15 June 2015, the United Nations General Assembly elected Mogens Lykketoft of Denmark to serve as the President of its seventieth session, which runs from September 2015 to September 2016. At the time of his election, Mr. Lykketoft was the Speaker (President) of the Danish Parliament,...

WFUNA Foundation Launches in India

WFUNA Foundation Launches in India

May 11, 2015

New Delhi, India — WFUNA is excited to announce the launch of the WFUNA Foundation in India. On March 3, Indian External Affairs Minister, Hon. Sushma Swaraj, and the Director of the United Nations Information Center for India and Bhutan, Ms. Kiran Mehra-Kerpelman, joined WFUNA’s Treasurer, Mr. Sundeep Bhutoria, and Indian Federation of United...

WFUNA Youth Seminar Gets a Warm Welcome in Jaipur

WFUNA Youth Seminar Gets a Warm Welcome in Jaipur

May 11, 2015

Youth Seminar participants with Hon. Governor of Rajasthan Mr. Kalyan Singh at an event organised by WFUNA Foundation, India TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 2015 JAIPUR, INDIA – Representatives from India’s government, the UN and WFUNA leadership were present on Sunday, 29 March for the official inauguration of the WFUNA Youth Seminar at the campus of Jayshree...