On any given day, over 1 billion children head to school from Harlem to Hollywood
Here are the results of a legendary meeting that way it was reported, we start with The Militant
reported that: On September 19th, 1960 Fidel Castro traveled to the United States to address the United Nations, General Assembly.
With hundreds of non-profits in Harlem, it was news to us that top NGOs, including Greenpeace and Amnesty International, called for the $1.1bn sale of the ".ORG " internet domain to a private company to be blocked on Wednesday, saying it could do "irreparable harm" to global civil society.Continue reading
Students from Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) in New York City visited the United Nations recently as part of a special Global Health class taught at the Harlem campus.Continue reading
The Foundation for a Drug Free World
held a convention at the United Nations in New York City on Cultural Sustainability and Drug Prevention's Role.Continue reading
The collapse of a 30-foot chunk of wall into the East River at the Carl Schurz Park on the Upper East Side has New Yorkers worried about what they're walking on above the water.Continue reading
When Cuba’s delegation arrived in New York City in September 1960 to attend the United Nations General Assembly, the Eisenhower administration had already stopped Cuba’s sugar exports to the U.S. Continue reading
The Mayor’s Office for International Affairs has opened the application process for the 2016-2017 NYC Junior Ambassadors program. Continue reading
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By Udo Salters
It's President Obama
arriving in Air Force One, the plane touched down in NYC early Sunday morning September 27th. After saying hello and shaking hands of a number of people gathered on the tarmac, he was off again in the Marine One helicopter bound for Manhattan.
By Eartha Watts-Hicks
Writers stay encouraged, having the courage to share "this" gift...can take you to amazing places. The gifted and multi-talented artist, Harlem's Nicole Goodwin, is being featured this week at a presentation at the United Nations (Yes, during the General Assembly), performing before, with, and amongst royalty and heads of state.Continue reading
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Eric Liedtke, Cyrill Gutsch and Robert Griffin III[/caption]
By Udo Salters
On Monday June 29th, President of the General Assembly of the United Nations and Parley For The Oceans held the Parley Talks session under the title of “Oceans. Climate. Life.” at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.