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New UN Secretary General Takes Oath on Monday un general assembly 1

Guterres officially takes office of UN Secretary General on 1st January 2017.He succeeds Ban Ki Moon who has been UN Secretary General for ten years after succeeding Ghanaian, Kofi Anan.
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External Intervention Could Affect South Sudan Reconciliation –Deng un general assembly 1 1

South Sudan is recovering from almost three years of internal conflict which has led to the deaths of tens of thousands of people and forced some 2.6 million to flee their homes.
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Museveni in New York to Discuss Refugees un general assembly

The General Assembly is expected to among other issues, discuss the question of refugees, climate change, progress made on the sustainable development goals, strengthening global health and advancing gender equality.
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UN General Assembly General Debate Opens Today

The President of this year's session Sam Kutesa says today would be a historic opportunity to formulate a post-2015 development agenda that is transformative, brings tangible results in fighting poverty and leads to improving lives of all people.
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Kutesa Challenged over Mawogola County Parliamentary Seat un general assembly 1

Kutesa, 65, relocated to New York early this week to take on the largely ceremonial role at the UN headquarters. He temporarily relinquished his post as Foreign affairs minister but maintained his MP slot for Mawogola County. But a renowned constitutional lawyer and researcher Peter Magelah says Kutesa is now incapable of representing the electorate.
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Mixed Reactions as Kutesa Assumes UN General Assembly Presidency 1 7 Top story

But despite the controversy, Ugandan legislators and political leaders are upbeat about the appointment. Uganda deputy foreign minister Henry Oryem Okello argues that those blocking Kutesa\'s nomination ignore his \"success stories\" in the region. Similarly, Isingiro County South MP Alex Byarugaba describes Kutesa as an eloquent, erudite and clear leader who cannot disappoint in delivery while at the helm of the United Nations general assembly.
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3.5b Women and Girls Don't Fully Enjoy Rights womens rights

Reinfeldt told the UN General Assembly on Friday that women do more work than men and produce 50 per cent of food. He however noted that women earn only 10 per cent of the income and own one per cent of the property.
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US Applauds Uganda's Success In Somalia peace keeping

The US Assistant Secretary of State for Africa, Dr. Jonnie Carson has commended Uganda\'s peace building and the exemplary work of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces in Somalia.
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WHO: Non-communicable diseases "Slow Motion Disaster" un general assembly

Dr Margaret Chan, the head of WHO, said most of these diseases develop over time, but unhealthy lifestyles that feed these diseases are spreading with a stunning speed and sweep
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