By the end of 2012, the first round of commitments countries have made under the Kyoto Protocol, will come to an end, and thus a new set of commitments is needed.
Thursday 29 November, the United Nations member states voted in the General Assembly on whether or not to grant Palestine the status of a non-member observer state. In the diplomatic world, major victories are often measured on a small scale.
A six-step guide to getting an internship with the United Nations.
So you want to be an intern at the United Nations? Good choice, you’ll soon be emerged in the most glamorous and admirable of lifestyles. You will reap unprecedented respect from your peers, attract whichever gender you desire and make enough money to outshine Scrooge with his pesky Money Bin. You’ll have two.