Opening Remarks at Paris Model UN Conference

Opening Remarks by Ana P. Santos Journalist & Grantee Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Paris Model United Nations Conference UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France 05 December 2014 Dear Secretary General, Dear Delegates and Model UN Directors, and Honored Guests Good morning.  I am honored to make the opening remarks at today’s Paris Model United Nations Conference. […]

Philippines still rebuilding six months after typhoon’s visit

MANILA, 29 May 2014 (IRIN) – More than six months after Typhoon Haiyan devastated large parts of the central Philippines, progress is being made in rebuilding livelihoods. However, huge challenges remain in making them sustainable. “What we need now is to intensify emergency employment efforts on the ground and transition into sustainable livelihood programmes,” Ruth […]