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News Government General
October 22, 2020  

Think tank appears at UN Security Council to appeal for Korvig’s release

Canada pushes for release of Kovrig and Spavor who have limited access to Canadian consular officials.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 28, 2020  

Leaders to UN: If virus doesn’t kill us, climate change will

Coronavirus has diverted resources and attention from what could have been the marquee issue.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 22, 2020  

Trump to use UN address to send strong message to China

US has slammed the Chinese Communist Party over COVID-19, election meddling, espionage.

News Manufacturing General
August 25, 2020  

UN cautions virus plasma treatment still experimental

WHO considers plasma therapy to be experimental and that it should continue to be evaluated.

News Government General
August 13, 2020  

Pandemic threatens peace and risks new conflicts: UN chief

Crisis has not moved warring parties to suspend hostilities or agree to a permanent ceasefire

News Government General
July 7, 2020  

Bob Rae named new Canadian ambassador to the UN

Succeeds Marc-Andre Blanchard following Canada’s unsuccessful effort to win a seat at the UN Security Council.

News General
June 25, 2020  

UN evaluates reports of record Arctic heat in Siberia

The area has been hit by wildfires that have driven up temperatures.

News Government General
June 24, 2020  

The UN Security Council isn’t working. Will it ever be completely reformed?

Seventy-five years later, is the Security Council still relevant in its current form?

News Government General
June 18, 2020  

Canada loses bid for seat on the UN Security Council on first vote

Second consecutive defeat in a bid for a seat on the world’s most powerful body.

News Government General
June 17, 2020  

Canada to stay engaged regardless of UN Security Council outcome: PM

It’s competing against Norway and Ireland for two seats, and the competition is expected to be heated.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Canada’s efforts to get on the UN Security Council will likely end in failure

A petition was signed by close to 150 individuals and organizations, all calling on the UN to deny Canada the coveted seat

News Government Manufacturing General
May 29, 2020  

Canada, allies condemn China on Hong Kong security law

Statement said the law is “in direct conflict” with China’s “international obligations under the principles of the legally binding” agreement.

News Government General
May 28, 2020  

Trudeau co-hosts major UN COVID-19 conference

Canada is competing for a seat on the UN Security Council next month against Norway and Ireland

News Government General
May 20, 2020  

UN Security Council needs Canada post pandemic, akin to WW2: PM

Canada is competing against Norway and Ireland for two available seats on the council.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 2, 2020  

Pandemic could shrink global economy almost 1% in 2020: UN

Decline could be even deeper if restrictions on economic activities extend into the third quarter.