Poland was elected to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Thursday. It will hold the post for two years from January 1, 2020.
At the 43rd Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, being held in Baku, Azerbaijan, Poland's Krzemionki prehistoric striped flint mining region was inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage Site List.
In 1946 Rajchman called for a fund to be created to help children. On his initiative, around 30 million medical examinations and 17 million tuberculosis vaccines were provided in 22 countries around the world between 1948-1951.
The Council of Presidents of the Conference of the Parties (COP) was inaugurated during a meeting of the French Constitutional Council, held on the initiative of Polish deputy Environment Minister and the future COP24 climate summit president Michał Kurtyka.
Polish President Andrzej Duda chaired at the UN seat in New York on Thursday an open debate headlined "Strengthening and promoting international law within the context of the maintenance of international peace and security."
There is no peace without law, Polish President Andrzej Duda said during an open debate at the UN seat in New York on Thursday. The debate focuses on the role of international law in maintaining international peace and security.
Strengthening the role of international law, and the conflict in eastern Ukraine will be main priorities of Poland's UN Security Council presidency in May, stated the Polish Permanent Representative to the UN.