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Press Releases: 2005 - 1997

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UN Foundation Board of Directors Visits Pakistan

December 19, 2005

During a visit by its Board of Directors to Pakistan, the United Nations Foundation reaffirmed its commitment to mobilizing support from the...

United Nations Foundation Board of Directors Visits India

December 9, 2005

From December 13-17, 2005 the UN Foundation Board of Directors, including Founder and Chairman Ted Turner, will visit India and South Asia to...

Domini Global Giving and UN Foundation Establish Fund to Match Contributions to Children's Health and Environmental Preservation

December 1, 2005

Prospective donors interested in making holiday contributions or claiming year-end tax deductions can now give to urgent global causes and have...

Expedia, Inc. and UN Foundation Launch World Heritage Alliance

November 17, 2005

Expedia, Inc. and the United Nations Foundation announced the launch of the World Heritage Alliance, an innovative joint initiative to promote...

Measles Initiative: Measles Cases and Deaths Fall by 60% in Africa Since 1999

November 2, 2005

The Measles Initiative partners gathered at the TIME Magazine Global Health Summit in New York this week to announce that tremendous progress...

Addressing a Global Threat: the UN's Efforts to Fight Avian Influenza

November 2, 2005

WHAT: Briefing and luncheon on the United Nation’s efforts to combat Avian Influenza and a potential human influenza...

Department of Public Information Launches UN Radio News/USA, a New Audio News Service for U.S. Radio Market

November 1, 2005

United Nations Radio today launched UN Radio News/USA, a new source of audio feeds for radio broadcasters about the world Organization and the...

United Nations Foundation President Timothy E. Wirth Remarks on United Nations Day

October 21, 2005

Senator Timothy E. Wirth, President of the United Nations Foundation, today issued the following statement commemorating the official founding...

Paul Margie and Mitul Shah Join the United Nations Foundation Technology Partnership

October 12, 2005

The United Nations Foundation (UN Foundation) announced today the appointment of Paul Margie as Senior Director for Technology Partnerships and...

UN Foundation Appoints Susan Rich as Director of Women and Population

October 12, 2005

The United Nations Foundation (UN Foundation) announced today the appointment of Susan Rich as the Director of Women and Population. In this...

United Nations Foundation Commits $1 Million and Creates Fund for United Nations' South Asia Earthquake Response

October 11, 2005

The United Nations Foundation Board announced today a commitment of $1 million to United Nations Earthquake relief initiatives in South Asia....

Easel Hair Studio Hosts Cut-A-Thon to Benefit The Global Coalition on Women and AIDS

September 30, 2005

On Friday, September 30, 2005, from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Easel Hair Studio will host a Cut-A-Thon to benefit the Global Coalition on Women...

Wirth Applauds Administration's Strong Stance against Withholding UN Dues

September 28, 2005

United Nations Foundation President Senator Timothy E. Wirth welcomed the Administration’s reaffirmation of opposition to automatically...

United Nations Foundation President Calls for Bill O'Reilly's Public Apology

September 16, 2005

United Nations Foundation President, Timothy E. Wirth, today called for Fox News to withdraw and publicly aplogize for remarks made by the...

UN Foundation President Timothy E. Wirth Remarks on the Independent Inquiry Committee's Final Oil-for-Food Report

September 7, 2005

Today marks a turning point from focusing on the problems of the Oil-for-Food Program (OFFP) to moving ahead with UN reform. The exhaustive...

Expedia, Inc. and United Nations Foundation Announce World Heritage Partnership

August 23, 2005

Expedia, Inc., one of the world’s leading travel service companies, and the United Nations Foundation (UN Foundation), an innovative...

Statement by Timothy E. Wirth, President of the UN Foundation, Regarding the Appointment of John Bolton as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations

August 1, 2005

Senator Timothy E. Wirth, President of the United Nations Foundation, issued the following statement today regarding the appointment of John...

UNF President Lauds U.S. and India for Taking Lead to Strengthen New UN Democracy Fund

July 18, 2005

Former Senator Timothy E. Wirth, President of the United Nations Foundation, today applauded the announcement by President George W. Bush and...

Statement by Timothy E. Wirth, President of the UN Foundation, Regarding the United Nations Reform Act Of 2005

June 17, 2005

United Nations Foundation President Senator Timothy E. Wirth today issued the following statement regarding the House of Representatives passage...

Statement by Timothy E. Wirth, President of the UN Foundation, Regarding The U.S. Institute of Peace Report on UN Reforms

June 15, 2005

Senator Timothy E. Wirth, President of the United Nations Foundation, today welcomed the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) bipartisan report on UN...

 
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