Daily Archives: May 27, 2017

SOUTH AFRICA’S DROUGHT SITUATION NOT YET OVER, SAYS WATER MINISTER

JOHANNESBURG, South African Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says emergency interventions from her department to mitigate the effects of drought experienced in some parts of the country have been effective and that all provinces have implemented water restrictions, except …

Concluding First Week of Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Postpones Action on 4 Groups Seeking Special Consultative Status

The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today deferred action on the applications of four entities seeking special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council.

The Committee also postponed consideration of three organizations whose applications for reclassification had been deferred from …