Thursday, 27 July 2017

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Eliminate hepatitis

Eliminate hepatitis

  27 July 2017 – An estimated 325 million people worldwide are living with chronic hepatitis B or C virus infection, according to the World Health Organization (WHO)’s 2017 Global Hepatitis Report. Most of these people lack access to life-saving testing and treatment, placing them at a great risk of a... Read more

Many Languages, One World

Many Languages, One World

Imagine visiting a country where you don’t speak the native language. Everyday tasks that you could do very easily ... Read more

Progress, but not always equitable, says Sustainable Development Goals Report 2017

Progress, but not always equitable, says Sustainable Develop…

17.7.2017 – Implementation of the 17 goals for sustainable development has begun all over the world. The clock, h... Read more

Concrete action to end Yemen conflict needed as cholera epidemic spreads

Concrete action to end Yemen conflict needed as cholera epid…

12 July 2017 – As the war in Yemen grinds on, the increasing battles of attrition are extracting a terrible toll ... Read more

Empowering young people to plan their families can boost developing nations

Empowering young people to plan their families can boost dev…

  Empowering young people to plan their families can help countries harness the `demographic dividend,’ the b... Read more

Youth let their voices be heard at the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

Youth let their voices be heard at the High-level Political …

The moment is finally here! The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) starts in New York t... Read more

Ciné-ONU: Peace be upon you, Neighbour

Ciné-ONU: Peace be upon you, Neighbour

Imagine being forced to live in a refugee camp, leaving behind everything you have ever known, as a result of war i... Read more

Cine-ONU in Italy

Cine-ONU in Italy

Rome, 4 July, 2017 - UNRIC's Cine-ONU began a new chapter in Italy, when the Italian film "Slaves - the rout... Read more

Women’s rights at a global crossroads

Women’s rights at a global crossroads

4.7.2017 -  Women’s rights are facing an alarming backlash in many parts of the world, and it is criti... Read more

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“Together - Respect, safety and dignity for all”

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The campaign highlights the economic, cultural and social contributions that migrants and refugees make to countries of origin, transit and destination. It also counters some misinformation and misperceptions.

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