The international community must present a united front against gun violence which kills nearly 250,000 each year and injures many more, said a senior United Nations official on Monday, marking the start of a Global Week of Action Against the scourge. More
UN disarmament chief Izumi Nakamitsu flags new challenges facing the disarmament agenda in the 21st century, while calling for greater political will by countries to tackle them.
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the first UN General Assembly resolution, which established the goal of eliminating nuclear weapons and all weapons of mass destruction, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs is pleased to sponsor the UN Poster for Peace Contest. The contest aims to raise awareness of the need for nuclear disarmament and to inspire citizens across the globe to add their voices, and use their artistic talents, to promote a world free of nuclear weapons.
“The jury is you” in this drama about disarmament in which witnesses such as history and political science are called upton to testify. Starring actors Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Dennis King and Edward Mulhare, language: English, genre: drama, year: 1957, duration: 28’35. Radio drama is a dramatized, purely acoustic performance, broadcast on radio or published on audio media, such as tape or CD. With no visual component, Continue reading