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Courage needed to reform global credit rating system

General Assembly President Vuk Jeremic. UN Photo/Evan SchneiderThe steps needed to redress failures that led to the world economic crisis will require courage to conceive meaningful reform to the system of global economic governance, the president of the General Assembly President said today during the world body’s first-ever meeting on the global credit rating system. “I believe the United Nations could play a role Continue reading

UNGA holds second High-level Forum on Culture of Peace

A wide view of the Trusteeship Council Chamber, as His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia addresses the General Assembly’s second annual High-level Forum on the Culture of Peace. 06 September 2013 United Nations, New York Photo # 560306Education was a primary tool for building a culture of peace, and the United Nations had rightly placed it at the forefront to that end, speakers said today as the General Assembly held a high-level forum on that topic. Assembly President Vuk Jeremić (Serbia) recalled that the 193-nation body had adopted the Programme of Action on a Continue reading