Posts tagged as UN Commission

Former president Grybauskaitė to chair UN commission fighting financial crimes

Friday, April 3, 2020

Dalia Grybauskaitė, Lithuania’s former president, will chair a United Nations commission for international financial accountability, transparency and integrity, her office said. The High-Level Panel on International Financial Accountability, Transparency and Integrity for Achieving the 2030 Agenda was launched in March by the presidents of the UN General Assembly and the UN Economic and Social Council. Its key goal is to prevent global financial crimes such as tax evasion, money laundering…

President Kaljulaid on working visit to US this week

Monday, March 11, 2019

President Kersti Kaljulaid is on a working visit to the US this week, where she is scheduled to meet with Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), participate in the work of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), as well as meet with a number of state leaders and ambassadors to the UN to discuss Estonia’s bid for a non-permanent seat on the UN…