Citations with the tag: ANNAN, Kofi A. (Kofi Atta)
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- PUBLIC HEALTH CHALLENGES ALSO AFFECT DEVELOPMENT AND SECURITY.
// 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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...
Adas, Jane // 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...
- 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.
Adas, Jane // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 1/9/1998, 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...
- 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...
- Annan endorses Middle Passage monument project.
Chappell, Kevin // 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.
- Security Council Ready to Assist in Border Demarcation.
Chappell, Kevin // 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.
- 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...
- Model Nation.
Gorvett, Jon // 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.
- 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.
- From the secretary general.
Worrill, Conrad W. // 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.
- 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.
- `A man with whom it is difficult to quarrel'.
Duodu, Cameron // New African; Nov2001, Issue 401, p40
Comments on the worthiness of Kofi Annan, United Nations secretary-general, as recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize Award. Criticism on the failure of the United States to government to provide assistance; Effort to create world peace; Meeting with Saddam Hussein; Quality as diplomat.
- The genocide fax.
Gourevitch, Philip // New Yorker; 05/11/98, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p42
Reports on the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan's visit to Rwanda, with reference to the famous fax dated January 11, 1994 relating to genocide. Indepth look at the fax; Indication that Annan is hoping to establish his credibility in Rwanda; Comments from Annan; Circumstances...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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;...
Annan, Kofi // 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.
- Deputy Prime Minister Serdar R. Oenktash.
Denktash, Serdar R. // International Debates; Mar2005, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p86
Presents an excerpt from a letter sent by Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Deputy Prime Minister of Foreign Affairs Serdar R. Denktash to United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
- Ambassador Andreas D. Mavroyiannis.
Mavroyiannis, Andreas D. // International Debates; Mar2005, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p87
Presents an excerpt from a letter sent by Cyprus ambassador Andreas D. Mavroyiannis to United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
- `The Lord had the advantage of being able to work alone'.
Mavroyiannis, Andreas D. // U.S. Catholic; May97, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p7
Quotes United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on why the UN had not yet reformed after five months, given that God had undertaken only seven days to create the universe.
- The humanitarian challenge.
Mavroyiannis, Andreas D. // Vital Speeches of the Day; 06/01/98, Vol. 64 Issue 16, p485
Presents a speech by the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan, given before the Los Angeles World Affairs Council at the Town Hall of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California on April 21, 1998 pertaining to humanitarian assistance.
- Hardship at Home, Hardship Abroad: The Migration 'System' Doesn't Work.
Taylor, Russell // UN Chronicle; Mar-May2003, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p55
Reports on the increase in the number of international migrants. Need for accurate information and analysis on trends that will impact policy decisions affecting the future; Statement of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on migration; Effect of international migration on government...
- Development Dilemmas.
Arnold, Anthony // Harvard International Review; Fall2002, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p11
Presents information on the United Nations (UN) International Conference on Financing for Development held in Monterrey, Mexico on March 18 to 22, 2002. Information on the conference; Aim of UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan for calling the conference; Argument over the assurance of increased aid...
- Kofi Annan, Lennox Lewis the toast of September.
Mensah, Kwadwo // New African; Oct2002, Issue 411, p23
Reports the celebration in honor of United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan and heavyweight boxing champion Lennox Lewis in Ghana. Contributions to humanity; Promotion of peace throughout the world; List of participants.
- THE NORWEGIAN NOBEL COMMITEE: The Nobel Prize 2001.
Mensah, Kwadwo // UN Chronicle; Dec2001-Feb2002, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p4
Presents the Nobel Peace Prize 2001 award for the Secretary-General Kofi Annan given by the Norwegian Nobel Committee. Aims for peace and security in the world; Obligation for the human rights victims; Proclamation of the winner.
- 'How wold HammarskjÃ¶ld have handled this?
Mensah, Kwadwo // UN Chronicle; Dec2001-Feb2002, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p44
Presents excerpts from the lecture of United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan entitled 'Doug Hammarskjold and the 21st Century,' delivered on September 2001 in Uppsala, Sweden. INSET: Www.un.org/depts/dhl/dag.
- PEACEKEEPING: BURUNDI.
Mensah, Kwadwo // UN Chronicle; Dec2001-Feb2002, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p69
Focuses on the foreign relations between Burundi and the United Nations. Installation of a transitional government; Impact of the transitional government on the people's quest for durable peace; Reaction of United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan on the developments in the country.
- UN reform is real, despite US doubts.
Whitehead, John C. // Christian Science Monitor; 7/22/97, Vol. 89 Issue 165, p18
Opinion. Discusses the attempts by United Nations General-Secretary Kofi Annan to reform the organization. Details of the reform program proposed by Annan; The reduction in the 1997-98 biennium budget; Staff reductions; The Revolving Credit Fund; Fund raising concerns for the UN; The nonpayment...
- Facing It Head-on. We Can. We Must.
Whitehead, John C. // UN Chronicle; Mar-May2001, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p4
Presents the speech of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan to the African Summit on HIV/AIDS and Other Infectious Diseases in Abuja, Nigeria. Reasons for the vulnerability of Africans to the diseases; Emphasis on prevention; Promotion of equality on the access of medicine.
- Secretary-General Kofi Annan Appointed to Second Term.
Whitehead, John C. // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2001, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p4
Focuses on the reappointment of Kofi Annan as Secretary General of United Nations. Recommendations of the Security Council for the reappointment of Annan; Plans to transform the organizations management culture; Development of partnership with civil society and private sector.
- FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA.
Whitehead, John C. // UN Chronicle; Jun-Aug2001, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p72
Reports on the support of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan for the efforts of the European Union to resolve the crisis in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. Respect for the ceasefire agreement toward a political settlement; Appeals for financial support to cope the...
- Kofi Annan: Looking Back on a 'Remarkable Decade'.
Whitehead, John C. // UN Chronicle; Dec2006-Feb2007, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p9
An excerpt from Kofi Annan's address on his remarkable challenges faced as Secretary-General of the United Nations, is presented.
- UN welcomes new Secretary General.
Whitehead, John C. // Junior Scholastic; 02/21/97, Vol. 99 Issue 13, p18
Announces the appointment of Kofi Annan of Ghana as the seventh Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) on January 2, 1997. Background on Annan; Annan's distinction as the first black African elected Secretary General of UN; Plans for the UN.
- Kofi's hot.
Grossberger, Lewis // MediaWeek; 03/02/98, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p54
Features Kofi Annan, described by media as a diplomat extraordinaire, a man of peace, an instant global superstar and others. His view on Saddam Hussein; Hat collection of Kofi.
- Africa Progress Panel Report.
Versi, Anver // African Business; Jul2011, Issue 377, p18
The article focuses on the Africa Progress Panel report, analyzing progress Africa has made in 2010, based on political, economic and social structures. It mentions that the panel comprises of eminent personalities and is chaired by Kofi A. Annan, seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations...
- 'THE EYES OF THE WORLD ARE UPON YOU'.
Versi, Anver // UN Chronicle; Sep-Nov2006, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p4
An excerpt from the speech "The Eyes of the World Are Upon You," by the United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan is presented.