The United Nations human rights mandate, machinery, complaint procedures, charter and treaty-based bodies, issues related to the rights of the child, women and refugees were discussed during a Human Rights retreat organized by the UN Armenia Communication Group in the beautiful resort city of Dilijan.
On this day we recommit to think, decide and act together against extreme poverty -- and plan for a world where no-one is left behind.
Today, and every day, we eat thanks to the labours of family farmers. They run the vast majority of farms in the world.
My mother has lived her whole life in the countryside. Although she did not receive much of a formal education, I grew up appreciating her wisdom, resilience and intelligence.