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SG’s travels; DSG’s travels; Yemen; Syria; Transnational organized crime; Day of the Iraqi child

SG’s travels: The Secretary-General will leave New York later on Monday for a visit that will take him to China and to Southeastern Europe. In Beijing, he will take part in a ministerial conference of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation and in an online conversation with young people and in an event to recognize the role of Chinese people in the “Future We Want” campaign for sustainable development.

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New appointments by the SG; SG’s travels; Syria; Côte d’Ivoire; Haiti; Afghan women; Malaysia;

Today, the UN announced that Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed Dr.Asha-Rose Migiro as Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa and Gordon Brown as UN Special Envoy for Global Education.

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DSG Travels; UN Peacebuilding; Russia’s draft law; Sahel; children with disabilities; West Africa

DSG Travels: The Deputy Secretary-General, Jan Eliasson, travels today to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where he will lead the UN delegation participating in the African Union summit this weekend.

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Syria Mission; UN Global Pulse; Family planning summit; DRC and Rwanda; Food security

Syria Mission: In a report to the Security Council on the work of the United Nations Supervisory Mission in Syria (UNSMIS), the SG outlined options for its future orientation. The authorized  mission ends on 20 July, with the Council expected to meet before then to decide on its future.

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World Population Day; Millenium Development Goals; Cholera upsurge; ICC; Kyrgyzstan; Malian Refugees

World Population Day: The theme for this year’s Day is ‘Universal Access to Reproductive Health Services,’ aimed at highlighting the essential part that reproductive health plays in creating a just and equitable world.

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Libya; HIV/AIDS Report; Sudan; Syria; Philippines

Libya: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has congratulated the Libyan people for the national election which took place on Saturday – the country’s first free poll in almost half a century.

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