Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits Rakhine State for
The Indian ExpressMyanmar's Suu Kyi visits Rakhine State for first time since mass exodusKTVQ Billings NewsIn a highly publicized speech in September addressing the Rohingya issue, Suu Kyi repeatedly contradicted the findings an official report commissioned by the government and compiled by former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan. In particular, she claimed ...Myanmar blames Bangladesh for delaying accord on repatriating RohingyaReutersMyanmar, Bangladesh: Leaders Struggle to Resolve the Rohingya Refugee CrisisSTRATFOREU wants Rohingya's safe, dignified return to RakhineThe Daily StarReliefweball 382 news articles »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 11:35 pm
Ezekwesili, Kofi Annan appointed democracy
TheCableEzekwesili, Kofi Annan appointed democracy ambassadors ...TheCableThe International Institute for Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) has appointed Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education and Kofi Annan, ...Oby Ezekwesili, Kofi Annan, others appointed global state of ...YNaijaall 3 news articles »
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 9:28 am
Analysis: Still Hope Kofi Annan
The Irrawaddy News MagazineAnalysis: Still Hope Kofi Annan Recommendations will Bring Stability to RakhineThe Irrawaddy News MagazineYANGON — During his five-day trip to Myanmar, the United Nation's under-secretary-general for political affairs urged the government and military to comprehensively implement the recommendations from the Kofi Annan-led Advisory Commission on ...
Posted on 19 October 2017 | 5:52 am
Foreign Minister: China, Russia for
Dhaka TribuneForeign Minister: China, Russia for implementation of Annan Commission recommendationDhaka TribuneBangladesh Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali has said that China and Russia want full implementation of the recommendations of the Kofi Annan Commission on Arakan. “The whole world is in favour of Bangladesh over Rohingya issue now,” the foreign ...Russia, China on Bangladesh's side to end Rohingya crisis: Foreign ministerbdnews24.comSpeaker for playing effective role in solving Rohingya crisisThe Daily StarDo Burmese Refugees Ever Want to go Home?HuffPostCornell Chronicle -The Irrawaddy News Magazineall 342 news articles »
Posted on 18 October 2017 | 4:39 am
Former Secretary General Kofi Annan urges UN
Deutsche WelleFormer Secretary General Kofi Annan urges UN to push for Rohingya return to MyanmarDeutsche WelleAnnan, whose commission recently compiled a report on the refugee crisis, told an informal Security Council meeting Friday that Myanmar's government must "create conditions that allow the refugees to return with dignity." Refugees sheltering in ...Get Myanmar refugees home, not to camps: Ex-UN chief Kofi AnnanEconomic TimesKofi Annan says Rohingya must return to MyanmarJakarta PostNo 'plan B' if Myanmar does not comply with UN recommendations, Kofi Annan saysDaily SabahNewsClickall 1,076 news articles »
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 2:16 am
Why can’t the world keep its promises?
In April 2000, world leaders made six pledges to improve education. None of them were kept.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 6:18 pm
Berkeley postdoc and wunderkind probes
For his recently published book, Indecision Points: George W. Bush and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Berkeley postdoc and wunderkind Daniel Zoughbie interviewed more than three dozen world leaders including Condoleezza Rice, former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 11:38 am
Kofi Annan promotes consumption of sweet
A former United Nations Secretary-General, Mr Kofi Annan, and his wife, Nane, are collaborating with the International Potato Centre (CIP) to intensify a campaign on the consumption of sweet potatoes to improve the health of women and children less than five years.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 7:00 pm
Africa needs to do more to feed itself –
Former United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Mr Kofi Annan, has warned against growing food insecurity in Africa and urged the leaders and stakeholders to demonstrate strong commitment to deal with the problem.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 12:37 am
Kofi Annan Fast Facts
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of Kofi Annan, former U.N. Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 2:21 pm
NDC Primaries: Varsity Don, Others Pick
Dr. Ahorsu who is also senior lecturer at the Kofi Annan International Peace Keeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) and a research fellow at the Legon Centre for International Affairs and Diplomacy (LECIAD) is seeking to snatch the seat from incumbent MP Dr ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:05 pm
Annan: China's economy still solid
Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, said on Thursday evening that he believes China's economy is still solid, and he doesn't agree that the financial crisis is just around the corner. Annan made such remarks when he was giving a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:09 pm
Assad’s confidence in his backers seems
It is clear, however, that something needs to change: efforts by the UN special envoy Staffan de Mistura have gone no further than the work of his predecessors, Kofi Annan and Lakhdar Brahimi. Talk of “freezing” front lines evaporated long before the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:02 pm
Daesh (ISIS) Heritage Destruction In Syria
In 2000, Kofi Annan, in his capacity as UN Secretary-General, authored the report "We the Peoples" on the role of the United Nations in the 21st Century and he posed the following question: If humanitarian intervention is, indeed, an unacceptable assault ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:11 pm
Heritage Destruction in Syria is a War Crime
In 2000, Kofi Annan, in his capacity as UN Secretary-General, authored the report “We the Peoples” on the role of the United Nations in the 21st Century and he posed the following question: If humanitarian intervention is, indeed, an unacceptable ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:45 pm
Kofi Annan tackles drug trafficking in West
Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan launched a commission Thursday to tackle drug trafficking in West Africa as the region increasingly becomes a stopover point for cocaine and marijuana shipments from the Americas to Europe.
Posted on 31 January 2013 | 9:59 am
Annan: Military intervention in Syria won't
Former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan is warning that military intervention in Syria by the major powers won't work.
Posted on 20 October 2012 | 12:30 pm
No Syrian peace in sight as Annan exits as
Kofi Annan's time as a would-be peacemaker among Syria's warring parties is over, and he quietly exited the role Friday having failed to end the conflict in the Arab state. Now the task falls to another veteran U.N. diplomat, Lakhdar Brahimi.
Posted on 31 August 2012 | 8:38 am
Russia: West 'instigating' Syrian opposition
Russia accused Western powers Wednesday of "openly instigating" Syrian opposition groups to take up arms in their fight to unseat President Bashar Assad.
Posted on 15 August 2012 | 9:16 pm
Diplomats: Algeria's Brahimi could replace
Former Algerian foreign affairs minister and longtime U.N. official Lakhdar Brahimi is a strong candidate to replace former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan as peace envoy to Syria, diplomats said Thursday.
Posted on 9 August 2012 | 3:20 pm
Resolved Question: Do you agree with Kofi
Kofi Annan said “And of course there are alternative sources of protein. For example, raising insects as an animal protein source,” Annan said. “Insects have a very good conversion rate from feed to meat. They make up part of the diet of two billion people and are commonly eaten in many parts of the world.”
“Eating insects is good for the environment and balanced diets,” Annan said.
Will you be doing your part to save the environment by consuming more insects instead of meat?
Posted on 6 May 2015 | 6:08 am
Resolved Question: The past Secretary
The past Secretary General of the United Nations is Kofi Annan. How did he get this appointment and what were his responsibilities?
Posted on 14 December 2011 | 1:25 pm
Resolved Question: Does kofi annan have a
were did kofi annan get married and who did he mary and when
Posted on 1 December 2010 | 8:54 am
Resolved Question: Who is Kofi Annan
i have tried looking up on wikipedia and other websites but is hard to understand. thing i need to know: who he is, what he did and why. are there any significant facts about him? thanks a bunch!
Posted on 13 April 2010 | 4:40 am
Resolved Question: I want to know about Kofi
I want a short biography of his. But the main thing I want is a description of what he did to contribute to world peace.
Posted on 13 November 2009 | 12:36 pm