Official Launch of the National Dialogue on Wealth Redistribution and Poverty EradicationAug 14, 2015It is with great pleasure that I give this speech on behalf of the UN and in support of the launch of the National Dialogue on wealth redistribution and poverty eradication. Many thanks to the Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare for the invitation.
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark Statement on International Women’s DayMar 8, 2015This week, the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, which remains the world’s best blueprint for achieving gender equality and empowering women.
Speech by Musinga T. Bandora, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative at the commemoration of the International Human Rights DayDec 9, 2014It is great honour for me to have been invited to be part of the joint launch of the 1st Namibia Human Rights Action Plan and the commemoration of the 2014 International Human Rights Day that is due tomorrow the 10th.
Opening remarks by UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative at the Conference on “Popular Culture and Youth Involvement in Africa”Dec 4, 2014I am delighted to take part in this conference on popular culture, understanding what it is and how we can leverage its immense and pervasive power to promote human development and specifically to fight against HIV and AIDs and Gender based violence. Allow me to thank the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Namibia and Prof. Fikeni Senkoro of the UNAM Language Centre for organising this conference. UNDP is glad to have been given the opportunity of partnership and of funding the conference.
Statement by UNDP Administrator Helen Clark International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against WomenNov 25, 2014Violence against women and girls appears all too often in headlines across the world. But along with the cases that make the news are many thousands of other incidents occurring every day, on every continent, and in every country.
Statement by Mr. Musinga T. Bandora, UN Resident Coordinator in Namibia during the commemoration of the 69th Anniversary of the founding of the United Nations-UN DayOct 24, 2014A warm welcome -to you all- to the commemoration of the 69th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations-UN Day 2014. A special welcome to Dr. Theo -Ben Gurirab, the Honorable Speaker of the National Assembly and to Ambassador Selma Ashipala-Musavyi-Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Speech of the Resident Coordinator at the regional meeting on Integrating Gender-Based Violence and HIV Prevention,Treatment and Care into National Alcohol Policies.Jun 10, 2014While alcohol consumption can have some limited medical benefits, its excessive use does negatively impact the social and economic fabric of society. It is responsible for many health and social hazards and it undermines productivity and constrains national development efforts. Therefore, legislation aimed at regulating the production, sale and consumption of alcohol remains critical.
The Secretary-General Message for International Day of HappinessMar 20, 2014The twin concepts of happiness and well-being increasingly feature in international discussions of sustainable development and the future we want.
Remarks by Musinga T. Bandora-UN Resident Coordinator at the commemoration of the 68th year of the founding of the United Nations (UN Day) and to the launch of the United Nations Namibia Partnership Framework-UNPAFOct 24, 2013
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