Tag Archive for: "United Nations"
At last, another female UN force commander

Overnight, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced the appointment of Australian Brigadier Cheryl Pearce, on promotion to major general, as the next force commander of the UN Peacekeeping Mission in Cyprus (UNFICYP). It’s a significant decision …

Policy, Guns and Money: Episode 6

In this podcast we talk to Dr Jonathan Quick, author of The end of epidemics. Lisa Sharland gives us her views on the departure of US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley. Danielle Cave and …

Present at the destruction

At the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly last month, there was a widespread sense of foreboding among world leaders. The anxiety went beyond standard concerns about what US President Donald Trump would …