The award of the Nobel Peace Prize to a quartet of Tunisian organizations has been described by the UN in the North African country as amazing and unexpected.
Discussions about gender equality must not be isolated from discussions about democracy and civil society.
The peace deal signed at the end of August in South Sudan will allow the nation to focus on development, according to a senior government official.
Good governance and democracy are “non-negotiable” and must be implemented across all regions of the world with the help of parliamentarians.
Parliamentary leaders from around the world have been called on by the UN to help end global poverty and give hope to the disenfranchised.
Former Portuguese president Jorge Sampaio has been honoured by the United Nations for his decades of public service to the international community.