Citations with the tag: ANNAN, Kofi A. (Kofi Atta)
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- `A man with whom it is difficult to quarrel'.
Duodu, Cameron // New African; Nov2001, Issue 401, p40
No abstract available.
- The genocide fax.
Gourevitch, Philip // New Yorker; 05/11/98, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p42
No abstract available.
- From the secretary general.
Gourevitch, Philip // UN Chronicle; 1996, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p2
Presents an excerpt from the speech of Mr. Kofi Annan the Secretary-General of the United Nations after taking oath of office in December 1996.
- Security Council Ready to Assist in Border Demarcation.
Gourevitch, Philip // UN Chronicle; 1998, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p53
Reports that United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has appealed for the cessation of hostilities between Eritrea and Ethiopia. Mediation efforts by the United States and Rwanda; Initial steps proposed to resolve the issue; Resolution adopted by the Security Council on June 26, 1998.
- One-On-One With UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
Chappell, Kevin // Ebony; Oct1998, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p136
Focuses on Kofi Annan, the first Black secretary general of the United Nations (UN). How Annan is recognized worldwide; Reference made to Ralph Bunche, a former Howard University professor who helped organize the UN in 1945; Information on Annan's role as secretary general; Background...
Chappell, Kevin // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 01/09/98, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p24
Focuses on United Nation's Secretary General Kofi Annan which was expected to approve Baghdad's food and medical distribution plan by January 2, 1998. Mention of the suspension of oil exports on December 5, 1997 by Baghdad; Why exports were suspended; Announcements of reduction rations of baby...
- PUBLIC HEALTH CHALLENGES ALSO AFFECT DEVELOPMENT AND SECURITY.
Chappell, Kevin // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2006, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p4
An excerpt from the statement of "Global Health: Challenges, Capacity and Responsibility" by Secretary-General Kofi Annan is presented.
- The end of an epoch?
Gorvett, Jon // Middle East; Jan2003, Issue 330, p24
Discusses various factors which make 2003 an important year for Cyprus. Plans of United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan regarding the resettlement of Turkish Cypriots in Greece; Speculations over acceptance of the plan by Turkish Cypriot leaders; Victory of the Justice and Development Party...
Gorvett, Jon // UNESCO Sources; Mar97, Issue 88, p5
Quotes United Nations secretary-general Kofi Annan that the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is a leading international voice on behalf of education and literacy for all. Informed citizens as the first ingredient for political stability; Importance of education to...
- Everyone's favorite U.N. bureaucrat.
Emerson, Tony // Bulletin with Newsweek; 10/31/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5994, p56
Profiles Kofi Annan, Under Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN). Responsibilities of Annan stemming from his assignment to Bosnia & Hercegovina; View that Annan is a potential successor to incumbent Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali; Yasushi Akashi.
- We charge genocide: Part IV.
Worrill, Conrad W. // New York Amsterdam News; 04/19/97, Vol. 88 Issue 16, p1
Presents the content of a letter sent by the chairperson of the National Black United Front, (NBUF) to the secretary general of the United Nations, Kofi Annan. Purpose of the letter.
- Keeper of the peace.
Rogers, Patrick; Nelson, Margaret; Kramer, Linda; Greissinger, Lisa Kay // People; 03/09/98, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p87
Profiles United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan who successfully negotiated a deal with Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein in 1998. Background of Annan; Education; Career in politics; Personal life.
- Annan endorses Middle Passage monument project.
Rogers, Patrick; Nelson, Margaret; Kramer, Linda; Greissinger, Lisa Kay // New York Amsterdam News; 03/19/98, Vol. 89 Issue 12, p2
Reports about the endorsement of Kofi Annan, secretary general of the United Nations, of the Middle Passage Monument Project on July 3, 1999. Comments of Annan on the project; Account on how the project will be initiated.
- New U.N. boss was `main strategist' of Somalia disaster.
Kincaid, Cliff // Human Events; 12/27/96, Vol. 52 Issue 49, p6
Reports that veteran United Nations bureaucrat Kofi Annan has won the post of secretary general of the United Nations. Role in the Somalia debacle that left 18 American soldiers dead in 1993; Implementation of a United Nations agenda that includes global environmentalism and population control.
- New Jersey Solidarity Brings Array of Speakers on Palestine to Rutgers.
Adas, Jane // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; May2003, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p60
New Jersey Solidarity has been active in bringing to the Rutgers University community speakers on issues relating to Palestine.Ramzy Baroud's grandfather was a refugee from the village of Beit Daras, which was first attacked by Zionist forces in March 1948.Baroud was at work on a book about the...
- U.N. wants to maintain over 2,000 troops in Angola.
Adas, Jane // New York Amsterdam News; 08/28/97, Vol. 88 Issue 35, p2
Reports that United Nation Secretary Kofi Annan recommended the postponement of the withdrawal of United Nations' troops from Angola. Reasons for Annan's recommendation; Information on the scheduled withdrawal.
- Model Nation.
Adas, Jane // Presidents & Prime Ministers; Nov/Dec98, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p24
Reports that United Nations Secretary General Koffi Annan called Tunisia one of the few countries in the world that serves as a model in terms of its duty toward the international community. Annan's praise on Tunisia.
- Farewell to Kofi Annan.
Versi, Anver // African Business; Jan2007, Issue 327, p11
The article pays tribute to Kofi Atta Annan, secretary-general of the United Nations, who died in December 2006.
- Around the World in HR Ways.
Sunoo, Brenda Paik // Workforce; Mar2000, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p54
No abstract available.
- The Nobel man.
Mbakwe, Tom // New African; Nov2001, Issue 401, p11
No abstract available.
- Secretary-general Annan gets tough on civilian killings.
Deen // New York Amsterdam News; 09/30/99, Vol. 90 Issue 40, p2
Reports that United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has called for stricter punishment to prevent and minimize civilian casualties of wars.
- The U.N. gears up.
Wurst, Jim // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists; Jan/Feb1999, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p58
Highlights the efforts of the United Nations (UN) in defining its role in controlling the spread and use of small arms. Upgrading of the disarmament office of UN to the Department of Disarmament Affairs; Aims of Secretary-General Kofi Annan in lobbying for a comprehensive approach to the...
- Reforming the UN: A high wire act for Annan.
Hottelet, Richard C. // Christian Science Monitor; 1/31/97, Vol. 89 Issue 46, p18
Opinion. Focuses on the United Nation's secretary-general, Kofi Annan who had a warm welcome on his first trip to Washington where his predecessor, Boutros Boutros-Ghali had become a political pariah. Comparison of Annan to Boutros-Ghali; Information on the specialized agencies included in the...
- UN reformer skilled at art of the possible.
Kurop, Marcia // Christian Science Monitor; 4/3/97, Vol. 89 Issue 89, p1
Looks at challenges faced by Kofi Annan as secretary-general of the United Nations (UN). Goal of Annan to control costs in the UN; Comments from Annan; Drop in the UN's budget for 1998-1999; Number of member countries in UN. INSET: UN watchdog group acts as `conscience'..
- U.N. Wants to Rule New World Order.
Sabom, Diane // Insight on the News; 10/23/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 39, p21
Focuses on the proposal made by the United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General Kofi Annan to strengthen the central role of the U.N. in peacekeeping. Aim of the U.N. Peace Operations report; Essence of the report `We the Peoples: The Role of the United Nations in the Twenty-First Century'; Stance...
- United Nations And Secretary-General Kofi Annan Share 2001 Nobel Peace Prize.
Sabom, Diane // Jet; 10/29/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 20, p4
Reports that United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has won the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize.
- NOBEL LAUREATE.
Sabom, Diane // Jet; 12/24/2001, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p6
Focuses on the presentation of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize to United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan at a ceremony in Oslo, Norway.
- We, the people...
Lefort, Rene // UNESCO Sources; Mar98, Issue 99, p3
Focuses on the success of United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan's mission to Baghdad, Iraq. Implications of the success for the UN system; Remarks from Major General Romeo Dallaire, the commander of the UN Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR) in 1994.
- Preparing for Life in a Global Village.
Annan, Kofi // Presidents & Prime Ministers; May/Jun2000, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p27
Presents an excerpt from a speech given by United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on May 13, 2000, which deals with the role of the organization in globalization.
- Suppressing Acts of Aggression.
Annan, Kofi // Presidents & Prime Ministers; Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p30
Presents an excerpt from a speech given by Secretary-General Kofi Annan of the United Nations (UN) to the open meeting of the UN Security Council on conflict prevention on July 20, 2000.
- Address to Geneva Conference on Disarmament.
Annan, Kofi // Presidents & Prime Ministers; Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p17
Presents the text of a speech given by United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan on January 22, 2002, which deals with the subject of disarmament.
- Global Interest is our National Interest.
Annan, Kofi // Presidents & Prime Ministers; Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p26
Presents an excerpt from the remarks of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on September 12, 2002, which deals with terrorism.
- European Union, a Beacon of Hope.
Annan, Kofi // Presidents & Prime Ministers; Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p19
Presents an excerpt from a speech by Kofi Annan, secretary-general of the United Nations, presented at the European Conference in Athens, Greece on April 17, 2003 which discussed the problems facing the European Union.
- U.N. Celebrates Nobel Prize.
Annan, Kofi // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine; 01/04/2002, Vol. 190 Issue 1, p13
Presents information on the stamps issued by the United Nations (U.N.) Postal Administration to celebrate the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan.
- Kofi Annan: The international civil servant.
Annan, Kofi // UN Chronicle; 1996, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p5
Profiles Kofi Annan, the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations and the first career international civil servant to rise to the head of the Organization. His United Nation career; His background and education; Annan in his first press conference after being elected as...
- That night in Kabul.
Annan, Kofi // UN Chronicle; 1996, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p57
Provides information about the events following Afghanistan President Najibullah's death. Impact of the death to the United Nations (UN); Reaction of the UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan; What was indicated in other reports from Kabul; UN's biggest concern.
- From the Secretary-General.
Annan, Kofi // UN Chronicle; 1997, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p2
Presents the excerpts from the Sorensen Distinguished Lecture on the United Nations, in New York on April 22, 1997 by the United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
Annan, Kofi // UN Chronicle; 1997, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p68
Reports on United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan's appeal to Member States for financial assistance on the demobilization and integration of ex-combatants in Angola. Statistics on the number of soldiers and dependents assisted; Target number of soldiers and dependents to be assisted;...
- Adopted and actioned.
Annan, Kofi // UN Chronicle; 1997, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p6
Lists several actions that the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan has taken or initiated which was approved by the UN General Assembly.
- A War Averted.
Lone, Salim // UN Chronicle; 1998, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p2
Focuses on United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan's mediation to avert war with Iraq which may be unleashed by the country's failure to comply the mandated UN weapons inspection. Stakes of an armed conflict with Iraq; Public opinion on Annan's intervention; Breakthroughs in the UN's...
- Middle East.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; 1998, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p62
Details the agenda of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan in his visit to the Middle East. Major policy address to Israel Foreign Relations Council; Meeting with President of the Palestinian Authority, Yasser Arafat and relatives of Palestinians detained in Israel; Briefing on the...
- Political impasse worries Secretary-General.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; 1998, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p66
Details United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan's report that the consolidation of democracy in Haiti had been undermined by the absence of a Prime Minister since June 9, 1997. International community's concern over the absence of a functioning government in the country.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; 1998, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p49
Reports that United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan has called upon the warring factions in Afghanistan to stop the fighting and return without delay and preconditions to the negotiating table. Obstacles being placed in the way of humanitarian work; Need to end foreign interference;...
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; 2000, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p22
Presents the text of a letter sent by Konrad Raiser, general secretary of the World Council of Churches, to Secretary-General Kofi Annan of the United Nation and presents the response of Annan to the letter.
- Keeping Hope Alive.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; Mar-May2002, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p67
Focuses on the statement of United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan on world peace and order during a press conference. Struggle against terrorism; Involvement of UN in Afghanistan; Conflict between Israeli and Palestinian.
- UN mission extended until independence.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; Mar-May2002, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p70
Focuses on the ceremony for the independence of East Timor. Invitation of Secretary-General Kofi Annan to the United Nations leaders for the ceremony; Preparation for the nationhood of the country; Development of East Timorese authorities.
- PEACEWATCH: MIDDLE EAST.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2002, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p66
Reports that Secretary-General Kofi Annan has reiterated his call for a third-party mechanism on the ground to quell violence and foster progress in the Middle East. Discussion of the subsequent Israeli attack on Palestinian Authority President Yasser Arafat's compound in Ramallah;...
- PEACEWATCH: AFGHANISTAN.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2002, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p67
Reports that the Security Council voted unanimously to establish the United Nations Assistance Mission for Afghanistan on March 28, 2002. Endorsement of the mandate and structure laid out by Secretary-General Kofi Annan; Annan's naming of Jean Arnault of France as his Deputy Special...
- PEACEWATCH: HORN OF AFRICA.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2002, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p69
Reports that Secretary-General Kofi Annan and the Security Council welcomed the Boundary Commission's ruling on the border delimitation between Ethiopia and Eritrea, hailing it as a 'final legal settlement' of the long-standing dispute between the two countries. Extension of the United Nations...
- Other Peacekeeping-related Matters.
Grabish, Beatrice // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2002, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p72
Presents news items concerning peacekeeping-related matters worldwide as of June 1, 2002. Security Council's adoption of a set of guidelines designed to help deliberations on issues relating to the protection of non-combatants; Secretary-General Kofi Annan's appointment of four experts to...