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Millions of young lives at risk due to humanitarian funding shortfall: UNICEF Substantial shortfalls in humanitarian funding are placing the lives of millions of children in areas affected by conflict and disaster at risk, the UN Childrens Fund (UNICEF) warned on Tuesday.
UN News Centre | 2 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Kors and Nyongo: Food, fashion and film join forces at UN, for the worlds hungry For the seventh year in a row, fashion mogul and UN Goodwill Ambassador Michael Kors, launched hisWatch Hunger Stopcampaign on Monday - an initiative that supports the UNs World Food Programme(WFP)in its work to feed schoolchildren around the world.
UN News Centre | 19 hours, 33 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Mondays Daily Brief: Online hate, gender equality in Africa, Chile protests, African migrants in Europe, Security Council in South Sudan A recap of Mondays main stories: companiesfailing to address offlineharm incited by online hate;gender equality precursor to sustaining peace;UN rights chief urges immediate dialogue toresolve Chile crisis;African migrants would make perilous Europe journ
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UN Security Council calls for South Sudan leaders to speed up action on peace deal In a visit to South Sudan this past weekend, members of the UN Security Council urged leaders to expedite implementation of a 2018 peace agreement aimed at ending six years of ongoing conflict.
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Companies failing to address offline harm incited by online hate: UN expert States and companies are failing when it comes to combating online hate, the UNindependent rights expert, orSpecial Rapporteur,on freedom of speech and expression said on Monday, ahead of the launch of a landmarkreportto reinforce legal standards for inte
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UN rights chief urges immediate dialogue to end Chile unrest The top UN human rights official is calling for politicians and civil society in Chile to engage in immediate dialogue to resolve the deadly crisis which has gripped the nation in recent days.
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More than 90 per cent of Africa migrants would make perilous Europe journey again, despite the risks A landmark UN migration study published on Monday shows that 93 per cent of Africans making the journey to European countries along irregular routes, would do it again, despite facing often life-threatening danger.
UN News Centre | Oct 21, 2019 04:30 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Global economy: we must do everything possible to avoid global fracture caused by US-China tensions, urges Guterres Tensions around global trade and technology continue to rise and the international community needs to do everything possible to prevent the world being split into two competing spheres, led by the United States and China.
UN News Centre | Oct 19, 2019 10:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Friday's Daily Brief: Afghan mosque killings, Syrians flee violence, South Sudan floods, Ukraine human trafficking, anti-Semitism on the rise A recap of Friday's main stories: Afghanistan mosque killings condemned by UN chief, Syrian civilians flee violence, thousands affected by flooding in South Sudan, UN migration agency warns of pervasive human trafficking in Ukraine, UN expert calls for be
UN News Centre | Oct 18, 2019 9:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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UN Committee says Ebola in DR Congo still an international public health emergency The Ebola outbreak in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) officially remains a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, experts meeting in Geneva said on Friday.
UN News Centre | Oct 18, 2019 8:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend