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SOCIETE El multilateralismo y un nuevo amanecer en el Caribe

El multilateralismo y un nuevo amanecer en el Caribe »

ALEX MEJIA Hace un par de semanas, durante una entrevista en la que el famoso periodista Charlie Rose conversaba con Jorge Castañeda en Washington DC, el conocido escritor y ex…

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Challenges to multilateralism

Challenges to multilateralism »

CARLOS LOPES1   Multilateralism is more complex today than ever before. It remains a necessary challenge that must see an update in the way we conduct diplomacy.   Over the…

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Quelle langue internationale dans le futur?

Quelle langue internationale dans le futur? »

OLIVIER BORIE   Les langues internationales ont varié au fi l du temps en fonction de leur qualité propre et du contexte. La mondialisation semble tendre vers une standardisation de…

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The Bahamas’ perspective

The Bahamas’ perspective »

SIDS in a multilateral world   RHODA M. JACKSON1 Small Island Developing States (SIDS) face particular challenges by virtue of their smaller economies and populations which result in diseconomies of…

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The Path to the Open Doors of Heaven »

The Path to the Open Doors of Heaven

EVELINA RIOUKHINA   Heritage is our legacy. No person, no nation can exist without taking due care of its heritage.…

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Portraits croisés »

Portraits croisés

A la rencontre de Michèle Arnaud-Kichenin et de Ravi Rajalingam   Ce mois-ci « Portraits croisés » nous fait découvrir…

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200 years of actions for peace in Geneva »

200 years of actions for peace in Geneva

EVELINA RIOUKHINA, SARAH JORDAN*   The long history of peace movements in Geneva dates back to the first congress of…

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New Swiss nationality law »

New Swiss nationality law

CATHERINE PECK ARIF1   The UNOG Coordination Council, following feedback as part of the recent survey we undertook on the…

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Editorial

A drop of wisdom, a pinch of humility »

Laurence Vercammen

Multilateralism   Global challenges by definition involve many actors. In the face of such challenges, could it be that multilateralism – traditionally conceived as bringing together State actors in search of a unique global solution – has run out of steam? That fact that we…

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Une dose de sagesse, une pincée d’humilité »

Laurence Vercammen

Le multilatéralisme   Face aux défis mondiaux impliquant plusieurs intervenants, le multilatéralisme dans sa vision la plus classique, qui réunit des acteurs étatiques en vue d’une solution globale, serait-il à bout de souffle? L’incapacité à répondre efficacement à certains conflits européens et mondiaux est une…

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NEXT GENERATION

At 22 she built a village, today her focus is on reconciliation »

At 22 she built a village, today, her focus is on reconciliation

THARINDU VISHWANATH1 PROPOSED BY OMAR BAWA, CMO OF GOODWALL   “When we genuinely help people with pure feelings and sincere intentions, many wonders and exceptional…

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Can we impact multilateralism individually? »

Can we impact multilateralism individually?

RHIANNON MAY EDITED BY OMAR BAWA, CMO OF GOODWALL   H ow can we impact multilateralism individually, on a small scale? How can we diversify…

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WHO The Ebola crisis is a test of multilateralism, diversity, and international solidarity

The Ebola crisis is a test of multilateralism, diversity, and international solidarity

GEMMA VESTAL1   Multilateralism and diversity are key in a successful fight against any global health emergency or any public health emergency of international concern like Ebola.   Multilateralism is a diplomatic term that refers to…

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Un livre au secours des enfants du monde

Un livre au secours des enfants du monde

DR PAUL-JACQUES LAMOTTE, PÉDIATRE   Le livre de l’OMS « Soins hospitaliers pédiatriques » vient d’obtenir le prix BMA « Medical Book of the Year 2014 ». Le docteur Paul-Jacques Lamotte nous livre son expérience de…

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INTERVIEWS The first-ever UN emergency health mission

The first-ever UN emergency health mission

Interview with Dr. David Nabarro, Special Envoy on Ebola   LAURENCE VERCAMMEN AND CHRISTINE ETZENBACH   UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) is the first-ever UN emergency health mission, set up in response to the…

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The place to be for strategic thinkers

The place to be for strategic thinkers

Campaigning Summit Switzerland 2015   GIOVANNA DE MARCO   Do it with love, no matter what. That is the belief that anything we do must have our brain’s mark and also our love’s imprint. This is…

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LOISIRS Ode to my mother

Ode to my mother

FIFOG   SARAH JORDAN, SDLS, UNOG   The United Nations Information Service and the International Oriental Film Festival of Geneva (FIFOG) commemorate International Women’s Day with a screening of the film “Ode to my mother”  …

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Entre Orient et Occident

Entre Orient et Occident

Istanbul (2e partie, 1er partie)   Après avoir visité le quartier de Sultanahmet et découvert la mosquée Bleue, la basilique Sainte-Sophie et le palais de Topkapi (voir le UN Spécial du mois passé), direction les rives…

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