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jantesays: Goal 4: Quality Education Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy, and sustainable human development. Kofi Annan, Former United Nations Secretary-General

ArleneCogen: A United Nations that will not stand up for human rights is a United Nations that cannot stand up for itself. - Kofi Annan

AbdelbassetBAH8: If our hopes of building a better and safer world are to become more than wishful thinking, we will need the engagement of volunteers more than ever. Kofi Annan, late United Nations Secretary-General

BestQuote85: Business, labor and civil society organizations have skills and resources that are vital in helping to build a more robust global community. -Kofi Annan -Business

RNFayeMdrd: “To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.” — Kofi Annan HAPPY BIRTHDAY RURU

floss_mind: 9. “You are never too young to lead, nor too old to act. And you should never doubt your capacity to triumph where others have not.” – Kofi Annan

yolo_kmm: National markets are held together by shared values and confidence in certain minimum standards. But in the new global market, people do not yet have that confidence. – Kofi Annan SaBURNdo ALYSSA

UNWatch: “I deeply appreciate the valuable work performed by UN Watch. Informed and independent evaluation of the United Nations’ activities will prove a vital source as we seek to adapt the Organization to the needs of a changing world.” — Kofi Annan, United Nations Secretary-General

risingafricaorg: Africa-CDC/Kofi Annan Fellowship in Global Health Leadership Programme 2022 for emerging public health leaders (Fully Funded) Deadline: December 31st 2021 –

Quincy_Lumba: Kofi Annan is dead

surambaya: And if you didn't read the reports, here they are: 1. Waki Report -

matthewprimous: The Bourgnewian First King was mentored by Kofi Annan for diplomacy at the United Nations. And he has African Warriors Roots with him in Ghana.

ihararejobs: Scholarship Update Kofi Annan Global Health Leadership Programme 2022 African Union Member States are invited to apply for the Kofi Annan Fellowship in Public Health Leadership Programme targeting aspirational >>>

ghana_army: Ghana's international centre of excellence - the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping and Training Centre (KAIPTC) and the Kofi Annan Foundation, based in Switzerland, will jointly host the 2nd KOFI ANNAN PEACE & SECURITY (KAPS '21) Forum.

thesmartstride: And let us redouble our efforts so that the words of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights — 'no one shall be held in slavery or servitude' — ring true." -- Kofi Annan

samikm_2003: Kofi Annan too, appreciated much hyped Mohalla clinics of Delhi, after which he passed away.

imamediation: "Sustainable peace will not be achieved without the full and equal participation of women and men" - Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations.

ChinonsoAk: Day 1 got Chris Brown, Day 3 got Burna and we got Giggs? I am drafting a letter to Kofi Annan as we speak.

solomonmuchie1: I still wishing you work more solid than Kofi Annan. Albeit the fact that millions of Africans were enslaved by the Western power decades ago,we are now witnessing the more devastating pressure of divide & rule on Africa by the imperialists who mainly are the foundation of the UN

efflux_a: Kofi Annan Global Health Leadership Programme

MelissaJarquinM: Generation Connect joins forces with Kofi Annan Changemakers

zeinorin: Any society that does not succeed in tapping into the energy and creativity of its youth will be left behind-Kofi Annan

AidnTech: WANTED: SDG3 solutions for Africa | The inaugural Kofi Annan Award for Innovation in Africa is searching for digital solutions that can help the continent achieve UN Sustainable Development Goal 3: good health and well-being.

RealLimerickMan: HONOURS & AWARDS: - UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan Award for achievements during the International Year of Older Persons (New York 1999) - Honorary Professor, Institute of Bioregulation and Gerontology St Petersburg, Russian Academy of Medical Science

gritatbiola: “There is no development strategy more beneficial to society as a whole - women and men alike - than the one which involves women as central players.” -Kofi Annan

LeadOurYouth: "Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family." ~ Kofi Annan

hasudi: “Ignorance and prejudice are the handmaidens of propaganda. Our mission, therefore, is to confront ignorance with knowledge, bigotry with tolerance, and isolation with the outstretched hand of generosity. Racism can, will, and must be defeated.” ~Kofi Annan~

CarlVolt: As someone who lives as far north as I do, I find Seth Rogen's Santa-face horrible. They really should have had someone from somewhere further north to portray Santa. What do you want next, Chris Pratt playing Kofi Annan?

edo_a_: The Christmas lights at Kofi Annan are really pretty

africulture10: SG Kofi Annan (center) marching with Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo (left) of Nigeria and Paul Biya (right) of Cameroon, at the start of the Cameroon-Nigeria Commission meeting around the Bakassi peninsula in New York in 2006. Source: UN Archives

AfricaThrass: “Literacy unlocks the door to learning throughout life, is essential to development and health, and opens the way for democratic participation and active citizenship.” — Kofi Annan Unlock doors of learning with THRASS:

lespier_j: “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family” -Kofi Annan

Lawyerin4Africa: Kofi Annan Global Health Leadership Programme Deadline: Dec 31

ACEngagement: Nobel laureate economist Esther Duflo to deliver 2021 Kofi Annan Eminent Speakers’ Lecture

ACEngagement: Nobel laureate economist Esther Duflo to deliver 2021 Kofi Annan Eminent Speakers’ Lecture

fiftyfiftygrpsl: 'Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.' - Kofi Annan

drx_mohd_sami: Quote of the Day! Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. – Kofi Annan

jacindaardern: The world has lost a great humanitarian, leader, and self proclaimed “stubborn optimist”. Rest in peace, Kofi Annan.

kozhuppakalam: "Sports is a universal language that can bring people together no matter what their religion,origin,beliefs background or economic status" late Kofi Annan,UN chief.Might add "no matter their geopolitics". Sports competitions&competitors not be used to solve political conundrums!

MaritPedersen11: Queen Eliasbeth and Kofi Annan are white rhinos and they are threatened by extincten. 30 people are employed to look after them and they live with armed guards around the clock to prevent poachers from killing them to harvest the horns. Canon 6Dii & EF 24-105/4.0, 1/1000, f/9.0,

Mozzamotti: what would you like for breakfast kofi annan? yes please.

wacci_gh: The Entrepreneurship Training programme, organized by the Kofi Annan Enterprise Hub for Agricultural Innovation, WACCI, University of Ghana and Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship, Rotterdam Netherlands is underway.

CooperatorNews: Founded on the principles of private initiative, entrepreneurship and self-employment, underpinned by the values of democracy,equality and solidarity, the cooperative movement can help pave way to a more just and inclusive economic order - Kofi Annan.

MirageNewsCom: Generation Connect joins forces with Kofi Annan Changemakers

MattZeitlin: when did ben wallace turn into jacked kofi annan

lloyd_robson: "Education is quite simply peace-building by another name. It is the most effective form of Defense spending that there is." - Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the UN 1997-2006. source: (23mins 30secs onwards)

Nero_flo: Cancer them always dey take kill wanna Genius Gees Komla Dumor Kofi Annan etc etc

jazzyfillz: "To live is to choose. But to choose well you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there. KOFI ANNAN

goingfilterless: "If one is going to err, one should err on the side of liberty and freedom." Kofi Annan

Hlomza_ZA: Remembering Kofi Annan. What a special piece of a human being he was❤️

prepaid_africa: The inaugural Kofi Annan Award for Innovation in Africa is searching for digital solutions that can help the continent achieve UN Sustainable Development Goal 3: good health and well-being.

RishiAkaash: What is the wealth of any nation when Amitabh Bachchan wont let books be written freely in India? Answer with reference to how Geography supports your point of view for GDP indoctrination since school by elders like Kofi Annan and Dr Shashi Tharoor at the U.N. and their silence

history_2K21: "We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race" - KOFI ANNAN

Adam78222246: "A genocide begins with the killing of one man – not for what he has done, but because of who he is. A campaign of ‘ethnic cleansing’ begins with one neighbour turning on another. Poverty begins when even one child is denied his or her fundamental right to education" Kofi Annan

ThePrernaFound1: "Literacy is the bridge from misery to hope" ~Kofi annan If you don't have money in your pocket but knowledge in your mind, it means you have the potential to earn everything. Keeping this concern in mind Ms. Nancy Thakur has decided to lighten up the future of some children.

folafunmioluwa: 2021 Kofi Annan Award for Innovation in Africa. Deadline: December 1, 2021.

Skyypowerfm1: President Akufo-Addo to grace 2021 Kofi Annan Peace and Security forum

TemamBoru: “A genocide begins with the killing of one man – not for what he has done, but because of who he is. A campaign of 'ethnic cleansing' begins with one neighbour turning on another.” - Kofi Annan

rain4maker: “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family” – Kofi Annan

DanKorra: "A genocide begins with a killing of one man- not for what he has done, but because of who he is." Kofi Annan

PrussatB: I have just found out that Kofi Annan was born in Kamusi, the capital of the Ashanti region in Ghana (which used to be called the Gold Coast ). A few years ago I started learning Asante-Twi but I had to quit due to lack of time. I am learning it again along with Jamaican creole.

Alula_Solomon: “A genocide begins with the killing of one man – not for what he has done, but because of who he is. A campaign of 'ethnic cleansing' begins with one neighbour turning on another.” - Kofi Annan

PulseGhana: Second edition of Kofi Annan Peace and Security Forum set for December 8 and 9

modernghanaweb: Akufo-Addo to attend 2021 Kofi Annan Peace and Security forum

erudakemwa: Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. "Kofi Annan"

__HeardEmSay: ' I asked of she needed help'.. you lucky hukung'olewa kichwa. Mind ya mf business. Nobody appointed you to be kofi annan. Such men mtajipata kwa ngori noma one day

kanakulya_peter: “We have known for decades that the best way for … the world to thrive is to ensure that its women have the freedom, power, and knowledge to make decisions affecting their own lives and those of their families and communities.” — UN Secretary General Kofi Annan

CRVPF1: “Violence against women is perhaps the most shameful human rights violation It knows no boundaries of geography, culture or wealth. As long as it continues, we cannot claim to be making real progress towards equality, development and peace” Kofi Annan.

_TradeFair: Fmr. Secretary General of the United Nations, the late Kofi Annan. They were cousins.

AlisonBlunt: Everyone. What evil needs to triumph is the silence of the majority. Kofi Annan

_justPhil: if we dey inside like by now Kofi Annan and things all de tweet some

petelincoln48: 1998- Speaking to the World Economic Forum i, Secretary General Kofi Annan: “The United Nations has been transformed since we last met here in Davos. The Organization has undergone a complete overhaul that I have described as a ‘quiet revolution.” . . .

nfloyd52: What do Kofi Annan, John Elway, Linda Hamilton, and Kiefer Sutherland have in common?

trutherbotprop: "Ignorance and prejudice are the handmaidens of propaganda." --Kofi Annan

PeaceDay: Peace One Day is pleased to announce that Kofi Annan Changemaker; Kofi Annan Foundation Messengers of Peace Hero; World Scouting, Junbert Pabon will be joining us for Space Transformers Live 21 December. Visit

JeremyGilley: Peace One Day is pleased to announce that Kofi Annan Changemaker; Kofi Annan Foundation Messengers of Peace Hero; World Scouting, Junbert Pabon will be joining us for Space Transformers Live 21 December. Visit

PeaceOneDay: Peace One Day is pleased to announce that Kofi Annan Changemaker; Kofi Annan Foundation Messengers of Peace Hero; World Scouting, Junbert Pabon will be joining us for Space Transformers Live 21 December. Visit

thecableng: OPINION BY KOFI ANNAN FOUNDATION: Victory for Nigeria’s democracy | TheCable

Gomrund_Music: I wonder if Adele, in her new role as the Kofi Annan of music, could be parachuted in to resolve this debacle.

KevinMBonney: Supporting aspirational public health leaders from Africa in acquiring advanced skills and competencies to strategize, manage and lead public health programmes that will transform public health in Africa

jazzyfillz: "To live is to choose. But to choose well you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there KOFI ANNAN

lazaromollel90: Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. ~Kofi Annan

HKS_APJ: The African Union Commission launched the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) – Kofi Annan Global Health Leadership Programme on 25 May 2020.

TheGhanaWeb: ICYMI: “Kofi Annan was a diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006 after rising through the ranks in the international organisation.”

RoyaleVision: "Kofi Annan, Robin Niblett, Harry Brekelmans, Stuart Popham, Melinda Gates, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Lord Paddy Ashdown pose for a picture at the RUSI

DavidCranmerUn1: HIV/AIDS, and poverty, as well as to "use their political independence to help resolve some of the world's most intractable conflicts". As of November 2018, The Elders is chaired by Mary Robinson, and consists of eleven Elders and five Elders Emeritus. Kofi Annan served as chair

DavidCranmerUn1: anti-apartheid activist and former South African President Nelson Mandela. Mandela announced the formation of the group on his eighty-ninth birthday on 18 July 2007 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Jeffery Sachs worked with UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 2000–2001 to design

yseali: ”If our hopes of building a better and safer world are to become more than wishful thinking, we will need the engagement of volunteers more than ever.” – Kofi Annan

EyeofGod77: Statement: In the 1980s, three has been workers at top level from the UN to ask about me. In the 1990s The UN General Secretary Kofi Annan, came to my house to request if I wanted to work for the UN. Unfortunaly I was not at home at the moment. And the request was hidden away

Greycells2: Proud of the "Kofi Annan Changemakers 2021" who, after 6 months of hard work, made the final presentation of their important and inspiring projects. We at Greycells are honoured to have been partners with the Kofi Annan Foundation in another intergenerational activity.

blessedvitus: African Union/Kofi Annan Global Health Leadership Programme Application Form 2022

MohitNagar508: “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.” — Kofi Annan PRATIK RULING HEARTS

Nketia2Ebenezer: Who should Honour Kofi annan. Kofi Annan and son disgraced africa at the international front . It’s only Ghana that support corrupt figures . At the international level one little create big time bad perception about who you are .

Nketia2Ebenezer: Did you see any international figure attending Kofi Annan funeral. You are in Ghana supporting rubbish. At the international level a little issue cast doubt about your credibility.

africanexponent: You've heard the name, but how well do you know Kofi Annan?

geleta71549419: All the evil one needs to triumph is the silence of the majority. (Kofi, Annan). Everyone should write the truth about TPLF because the silence only strengthens the TPLF junta. Long live Ethiopia.

NotreDameOCSB: "There is no trust more sacred than the one the world holds with children. There is no duty more important than ensuring that their rights are respected, that their welfare is protected, that their lives are free from fear and want and that they can grow up in peace." -Kofi Annan

OlusegunMedupin: Kofi Annan Fellowship in Public Health 2022

WakeWestern: "When Halilaj was...a boy, he heard that Kofi Annan was coming to...camp and prepared...the most ambitious picture he had made...It showed a child watching a massacre." 1/3

trutherbotprop: "Ignorance and prejudice are the handmaidens of propaganda." --Kofi Annan



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