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UN calls for investigation into attack against peacekeepers in Lebanon

The UN is urging authorities in Lebanon to conduct a quick and thorough investigation into an attack earlier this week against peacekeepers maintaining security and…

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2021 Year in Review: Refugee, migrant numbers rise, despite travel curbs

Pandemic-related travel restrictions may have put a dent on international migration figures in 2021, but the number of people forced to leave their homes, due…

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Champions of the Earth: Kyrgystan’s environmental entrepreneur

Maria Kolesnikova, honoured in the Entrepreneurial Vision category, is an environmental activist, youth advocate and head of MoveGreen, an organization working to monitor and improve…

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UN report lays out ‘startling’ impact of agricultural plastics

In a report published today, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has laid out the serious implications of agricultural plastics, urgently calling for ‘coordinated…

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UN-backed show highlights lifesaving benefit of ‘edutainment’ in South Africa

Young people in South Africa changed their attitudes significantly and adopted safer sexual behaviour, after watching a TV show called Down South – which the…

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Make mental healthcare for all a reality, urges Guterres

  The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on mental health worldwide, and action must be taken to “redress the glaring inequalities exposed by…

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COVID-19: Global vaccine plan aims to end ‘two-track pandemic’

The UN World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday unveiled an $8 billion pathway out of the COVID-19 pandemic, in a bid to make vaccines accessible…

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Young or old, UN calls for ‘digital equality’ for all

  The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need to close the digital divide for older persons. Marking the International Day of Older Persons this Friday,…

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Young or old, UN calls for ‘digital equality’ for all

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Transform food systems to avert $400 billion annually in loss and waste

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