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The current crisis, however, represents a chance for Governments and other stakeholders to rethink old models and invest in truly universal systems that enhance economic security. New forms of social protection that adequately cover informal workers, migrant workers, or those with nonstandard contracts, for instance, will be an increasingly important component of universal systems. (...) Nonetheless the State exists, at least in part, to keep its citizens safe, including by enhancing citizens’ economic security. This imperative has rarely been so acute as in the face of today’s crisis.
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Score: 242286.7 - https://www.un.org/development...nsecurity-in-the-covid-19-era/
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The establishment of internationally recognized nuclear-weapon-free zones on the basis of arrangements freely arrived at among States of the region concerned is regarded as enhancing global and regional peace and security, strengthens the nuclear non-proliferation regime and contributes towards the realizing the objectives of nuclear disarmament.
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Score: 250264.16 - https://www.un.org/disarmament...and-NSA-Fact-Sheet-Jul2017.pdf
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The role of the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs As the General Assembly has endorsed enhanced coordination between United Nations entities involved in outer space activities on matters related to TCBMs, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs continues to support Member States in their implementation of the TCBMs cooperating closely with other parts of the United Nations system to this end.
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Score: 250264.16 - https://www.un.org/disarmament...r-Space-Fact-Sheet-Jul2017.pdf
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Progress made by United Nations entities and Member States in the implementation of the enhancement of international cooperation to assist victims of terrorism 5. (...) Member States may wish to enhance their cooperation with victims and other stakeholders, including civil society organizations, to exchange expertise, collect data, identify gaps and solutions and share good practices. 52.
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Score: 123523.9 - https://www.un.org/victimsofte...sting_victims_of_terrorism.pdf
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A/RES/61/295 2 Affirming further that all doctrines, policies and practices based on or advocating superiority of peoples or individuals on the basis of national origin or racial, religious, ethnic or cultural differences are racist, scientifically false, legally invalid, morally condemnable and socially unjust, Reaffirming that indigenous peoples, in the exercise of their rights, should be free from discrimination of any kind, Concerned that indigenous peoples have suffered from historic injustices as a result of, inter alia, their colonization and dispossession of their lands, territories and resources, thus preventing them from exercising, in particular, their right to development in accordance with their own needs and interests, Recognizing the urgent need to respect and promote the inherent rights of indigenous peoples which derive from their political, economic and social structures and from their cultures, spiritual traditions, histories and philosophies, especially their rights to their lands, territories and resources, Recognizing also the urgent need to respect and promote the rights of indigenous peoples affirmed in treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements with States, Welcoming the fact that indigenous peoples are organizing themselves for political, economic, social and cultural enhancement and in order to bring to an end all forms of discrimination and oppression wherever they occur, Convinced that control by indigenous peoples over developments affecting them and their lands, territories and resources will enable them to maintain and strengthen their institutions, cultures and traditions, and to promote their development in accordance with their aspirations and needs, Recognizing that respect for indigenous knowledge, cultures and traditional practices contributes to sustainable and equitable development and proper management of the environment, Emphasizing the contribution of the demilitarization of the lands and territories of indigenous peoples to peace, economic and social progress and development, understanding and friendly relations among nations and peoples of the world, Recognizing in particular the right of indigenous families and communities to retain shared responsibility for the upbringing, training, education and well-being of their children, consistent with the rights of the child, Considering that the rights affirmed in treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements between States and indigenous peoples are, in some situations, matters of international concern, interest, responsibility and character, Considering also that treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements, and the relationship they represent, are the basis for a strengthened partnership between indigenous peoples and States, Acknowledging that the Charter of the United Nations, the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights2 and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights,2 as well as the Vienna Declaration and Programme of _______________ 2 See resolution 2200 A (XXI), annex. A/RES/61/295 3 Action,3 affirm the fundamental importance of the right to self-determination of all peoples, by virtue of which they freely determine their political status and freely pursue their economic, social and cultural development, Bearing in mind that nothing in this Declaration may be used to deny any peoples their right to self-determination, exercised in conformity with international law, Convinced that the recognition of the rights of indigenous peoples in this Declaration will enhance harmonious and cooperative relations between the State and indigenous peoples, based on principles of justice, democracy, respect for human rights, non-discrimination and good faith, Encouraging States to comply with and effectively implement all their obligations as they apply to indigenous peoples under international instruments, in particular those related to human rights, in consultation and cooperation with the peoples concerned, Emphasizing that the United Nations has an important and continuing role to play in promoting and protecting the rights of indigenous peoples, Believing that this Declaration is a further important step forward for the recognition, promotion and protection of the rights and freedoms of indigenous peoples and in the development of relevant activities of the United Nations system in this field, Recognizing and reaffirming that indigenous individuals are entitled without discrimination to all human rights recognized in international law, and that indigenous peoples possess collective rights which are indispensable for their existence, well-being and integral development as peoples, Recognizing that the situation of indigenous peoples varies from region to region and from country to country and that the significance of national and regional particularities and various historical and cultural backgrounds should be taken into consideration, Solemnly proclaims the following United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples as a standard of achievement to be pursued in a spirit of partnership and mutual respect: Article 1 Indigenous peoples have the right to the full enjoyment, as a collective or as individuals, of all human rights and fundamental freedoms as recognized in the Charter of the United Nations, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights 4 and international human rights law.
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Score: 195335.13 - https://www.un.org/en/genocide...hts%20indigenous%20peoples.pdf
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United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea In 1999, the General Assembly decided to establish the United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea (the Consultative Process) in order to facilitate the annual review by the General Assembly, in an effective and constructive manner, of developments in ocean affairs and the law of the sea by considering the report of the Secretary-General on oceans and the law of the sea and by suggesting particular issues to be considered by it, with an emphasis on identifying areas where coordination and cooperation at the intergovernmental and inter-agency levels should be enhanced (resolution 54/33). Twenty-second meeting: "Ocean observing" 6 to 10 June 2022 Pursuant paragraph 356 of resolution 76/72 of 9 December 2021, the twenty-second meeting of the United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea, in 2022, will, in its deliberations on the Report of the Secretary-General on oceans and the law of the sea, focus its discussions on the theme "Ocean observing".
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Score: 148722 - https://www.un.org/Depts/los/c...ocess/consultative_process.htm
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In the implementation of this strategy, the Secretary-General focused on putting the United Nations “own house in order”—putting in place mechanisms under his authority. To enhance coordination and ensure sustained high-level attention on the issue, the Secretary-General mandated the Special Coordinator on improving United Nations response to sexual exploitation and abuse to coordinate the implementation of the strategy throughout the United Nations system and ensure a harmonized approach through the development of aligned mechanisms and procedures, standardized protocols and tools.
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Score: 280760.9 - https://www.un.org/preventing-...ploitation-and-abuse/node/1464
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Priorities Statements Events Team Multimedia Priorities Enhancement of Peace and Security - Strengthening of the international coalition against international terrorism; - Contributing to the prevention and resolution of conflicts. (...) Strengthening the Role of the United Nations with Focus on: - Better policy coherence through enhancing partnerships between the United Nations, Bretton Woods Institutions, WTO and other development partners, including private sector and civil society; - Enhanced cooperation between the General Assembly, the Security Council and ECOSOC, as well as the Secretary General. Reform of the United Nations - Enhancement of the effectiveness of the work and functions of the United Nations on the basis of the Road map towards the implementation of Millennium Declaration; - Revitalization of the General Assembly through further improvement of procedures and working methods, streamlining and clustering of agenda items and reinforcement of the role of the General Committee of the General Assembly; - Facilitation of discussion and consensus-finding on Security Council reform.
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Score: 312396.58 - https://www.un.org/en/ga/president/57/
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In February 2018,3 2019,4 20205 and 2021,6 the Secretary-General provided updates on the implementation of the strategy, which was further reviewed in February 2022.7 To enhance coordination and ensure sustained high-level attention on the issue, the Secretary-General extended the mandate of the Special Coordinator on Improving the United Nations Response to Sexual Exploitation and Abuse until 31 December 2022. (...) The Victims’ Rights Advocate organizes and participates in events and webinars to foster an online community of practice among senior victims’ rights officers, focal points for victims’ rights and coordinators on protection from sexual exploitation and abuse, to encourage the exchange of good practices and peer-to-peer support and thus enhance assistance and support for victims, including during the COVID-19 pandemic Ongoing II. (...) UNHCR engages with InterAction (link) as a panel member, to review grant proposals for projects submitted by various international and other NGOs seeking support to enhance their activities and initiatives on protection from sexual exploitation and abuse and sexual harassment 2021; ongoing 30.
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Score: 162460.94 - https://www.un.org/preventing-...ystem-wide_sea_initiatives.pdf
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Addressing commitment 8, on inclusion of social development goals in structural adjustment programmes, the Committee invited the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank to report on progress made and obstacles encountered in the integration of social development goals into structural adjustment programmes, with a view to presenting strategies to mitigate the negative effects of those programmes on social programmes and strengthening their social dimension, as well as to improving their positive impact, taking into account the need to enhance coordination with other United Nations organizations in this regard.
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Score: 190990.65 - https://www.un.org/press/en/1999/19990715.SOC4513.html
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