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The United Nations team in Brussels brings together 27 specialised agencies, funds and programmes spanning the development, humanitarian and human rights work of the UN. The Director of the UN Office in Brussels is the representative of the UN Secretary-General to the European Union institutions. The team works to build understanding and support for UN system activities within the EU institutions and amongst a wider public in Europe – www.unbrussels.org

COVID-19: children’s lives turned upside down by pandemic

Children are not the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. But they risk being among its biggest victims. Fears of catching and transmitting the virus,...

Guterres urges EU to cut emissions by 55% by 2030

UN Secretary-General António Guterres today urged the European Union to cut CO2 emissions by 55% or more by 2030. In remarks on climate action to...

COVID-19 : Death every 17 seconds in Europe but there are positive signs

355,000 have died of COVID-19 in the WHO European Region, including 29,000 last week, or one person every 17 seconds, the WHO Europe Director...

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