BİRLEŞMİŞ MILLETLER’E STK/NGO STATÜSÜYLE NASIL ÜYE OLUNUR?

Birleşmiş Milletler bünyesinde, gerek Amerika gerekse Türkiye kapsamında etkin ve dinamik, Türkiye Cumhuriyeti’nin temel kuruluş prensipleri doğrultusunda ve dünya çapında görünebilir ve de var olabilmenin yolu, BM’den, özellikle UN–DGC’ye ve/veya ECOSOC (UN-Economic Social Council); –en azından bu ikisinden birine üye- olmaktan geçer.

Birleşmiş Milletler, STK’lar ile üniversite/yüksek egitim kurumlarını, amaçları doğrultusunda programlarını gerçekleştirme de, özellikle diğer üye STK’lar başta olmak üzere BM bünyesinde gerek Daimi Temsilcilikler ile gerekse BM birimleri ve akademik kuruluşlar ve özel sektör ile işbirliğine teşvik eder

Derleyen: Bircan ÜNVER, “The Light Millennium”un Birleşmiş Milletler Küresel İletişimler Birimi’ne Baş Temsilcisi (#UNDGC_CSO)
www.lightmillennium.org | www.turkishlibrary.org

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UDHR AT 70 & UN NGOs

UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS AT 70 & UN NGOs
by 
Harvey TORDOFF

It is 70 years this month since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights became enshrined in the conscience of the world.  In human terms, it is a life-time.  Has it been a life well lived, and can we now sit in our rocking chairs content in the knowledge that we have achieved our goal?
Progress has been made, of which we can be proud, but no-one can believe that there is no more to be done.  There are still far too many places in the world where systematic abuses of these fundamental rights take place in the name of culture, religion and politics.  Wars have continued throughout the last 70 years.

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CYPRUS: TOWARD A NON-TERRITORIAL CON-FEDERATION?

by Rene WADLOW
The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has named Jane Hall Late, currently in charge of dealing with sexual exploitation within the U.N. system as the new U.N. representative for consultations on long-divided Cyprus.  She is to report the status of her consultations to the U.N. Security Council in late September.

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