When was UNO awarded with Nobel Peace Prize?

24 individual organizations have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, as UNHCR, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, has received the Nobel Peace Prize twice, in 1954 and 1981, and the work of Comité international de la Croix Rouge (International Committee of the Red Cross) (ICRC) has been

What is Kofi Annan known for?

Kofi Annan is best known for his role as secretary-general of the United Nations.
  • How much is a g5 salary?

    The GS-5 pay grade generally marks an entry-level position. Starting salary for a GS-5 employee is $28,545.00 per year at Step 1, with a maximum possible base pay of $37,113.00 per year at Step 10. The hourly base pay of a Step 1 GS-5 employee is $13.68 per hour1.
  • What is the GS equivalent to military rank?

    Equivalent Civilian to Military Ranks
    Civilian GradeMilitary RankArmy Title
    GS-11, GS-12O-3Captain
    GS-14O-5Lieutenant Colonel
  • What does a GS 15 make a year?

    GS-15 pay is capped at level V of the Executive Schedule. Starting salary for a GS-15 employee is $103,672.00 per year at Step 1, with a maximum possible base pay of $134,776.00 per year at Step 10. The hourly base pay of a Step 1 GS-15 employee is $49.68 per hour1.

Where does Kofi Annan come from?

Kumasi, Ghana
  • Who is the secretary general?

    On 13 October 2016, the UN General Assembly adopted by acclamation a resolution to formally appoint António Guterres of Portugal as Secretary-General for a five-year term of office, starting on 1 January 2017.
  • Is Macau is a part of China?

    Macau territory profile. Tiny Macau, a special administrative region of China, has seen its low-key colonial character give way to massive commercial and tourist development. The former Portuguese colony, a near neighbour of Hong Kong, occupies a small peninsula and two islands off China's southern coast.
  • How wide is the Strait of Taiwan?

    The Taiwan Strait, or Formosa Strait, is a 180 kilometres (110 mi)-wide strait separating the island of Taiwan from mainland China. The strait is part of the South China Sea and connects to the East China Sea to the north.

When did Kofi Annan born?

April 8, 1938
age 80 years
  • Is India a developed country or not?

    On the basis of per capital income, India is considered as one of the poor countries in the world. However, India still remains one of the most underdeveloped countries in respect of per capita income. According to World Development Report 2005, India was one of the forty-six low income countries in 2003.
  • Is India a safe country to travel to?

    India remains generally safe for female travelers and most women will experience, at worst, unwelcome attention from men,” it added, while cautioning tourists against traveling alone or in small groups. “But India is a lot more safe than other countries,” she added.
  • Is Nepal a safe place to travel?

    The short answer is yes, it is very safe in fact. Nepal feels more safe than most other countries around the globe, possibly due to the the religious nature of the people and their natural kindness. Over the past 10 years Nepal has enjoyed a growing fascination to visit from travellers from all over the world.

Updated: 2nd October 2019

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