ECOSOC chief urges global solidarity for recovery from Covid-wreaked devastation

UNITED NATIONS, Apr 26 (APP):The President of UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Pakistani Ambassador Munir Akram, Monday called for global solidarity and a focus on inclusive, sustainable, and resilient recovery from the deadly coronavirus pandemic that has triggered worst economic crisis while inflicting unimaginable human sufferings. “The pandemic has laid bare the inherent inequalities… Continue reading ECOSOC chief urges global solidarity for recovery from Covid-wreaked devastation

Emergency funding needed to help coronavirus-hit poorer countries avoid economic collapse: ECOSOC chief

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 02 (APP): The President of U.N. Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Ambassador Munir Akram of Pakistan, has called for providing emergency financing for coronavirus-hit developing countries to enable them to avoid economic collapse, as he stressed the need for international cooperation at this critical stage. “There will be debt defaults and economic… Continue reading Emergency funding needed to help coronavirus-hit poorer countries avoid economic collapse: ECOSOC chief

ECOSOC chief calls for boosting int’l cooperation to combat organized crime

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 14 (APP): The President of Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Ambassador of Pakistan Munir Akram, has called for strengthening international cooperation to effectively prevent, investigate and prosecute transnational organized crime, as illicit financial flows remain an “ubiquitous” problem for developed and developing countries. “The reality of organized crime remains complex and multifaceted,… Continue reading ECOSOC chief calls for boosting int’l cooperation to combat organized crime

ECOSOC chief urges intensified int’l cooperation to assist recovery of coronavirus-hit countries

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 03 (APP): The head of UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Ambassador Munir Akram of Pakistan, has called for boosting international development cooperation to help coronavirus-battered countries to achieve a resilient, sustainable and inclusive recovery. “We are all aware that the current crisis has transcended all borders, but at the same time… Continue reading ECOSOC chief urges intensified int’l cooperation to assist recovery of coronavirus-hit countries

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