Monthly Archives: June 2015

Weekly Update from the OSCE Observer Mission at Russian Checkpoints Gukovo and Donetsk based on information as of 30 June 2015

SUMMARY Kamensk-Shakhtinskiy, Russian Federation. The Observer Mission (OM) continues to operate 24/7 at both BCPs. The overall cross-border traffic increased at both Border Crossing Points (BCPs). DETAIL OM’s staff composition The OM is currently operating with 19 staff members, consisting of 18 permanent international observers (incl. the Chief Observer) and one first-responder[1], who is performing

Media Advisory – Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, June 30, 2015 –Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure funding announcement. Participating government representatives include Gerald Keddy, Member of Parliament for South Shore–St. Margaret’s, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada

Media Advisory – Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, June 30, 2015 –Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure funding announcement. Participating government representatives include Gerald Keddy, Member of Parliament for South Shore–St. Margaret’s, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada

Living history: staff member of UN anti-Apartheid radio unit retires

30 Jun 2015 Listen / Derrick S. Mbatha (right), United Nations Radio Producer, interviews Charlize Theron, United Nations Messenger of Peace. UN Photo/Mark Garten Human rights are for everyone to enjoy, a former anti-Apartheid activist has concluded after 36 years of service at the United Nations. The UN led a campaign from 1950 onwards to