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Civil society plays a key role in helping to achieve the . Join our efforts & apply for NGO status by 1 June:
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A fallen peacekeeper from Malawi is being honoured with 's highest distinction for bravery. Private Chancy Chitete lost his life protecting fellow soldiers while in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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The UN does not charge fees at any stage of the recruitment process & companies offering paid recruiting services are not supported or endorsed by the UN. Join our team here:
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Democratic Republic of the Congo: & mission announce new measures to work to end the Ebola outbreak that has claimed more than 1,200 lives
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UNOOSA May 21
In a few days, the Austrian World Summit kicks off in Vienna on May 28. UNOOSA director will be on stage with former astronaut , the Champion for Space, to talk about the importance of 4 combating climate change.
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While safeguards are stronger, “compliance has deteriorated,” says as Security Council looks back at 20 years of progress on protecting civilians in conflict
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UN Human Rights 19h
: warns that the draft bill for Transitional & Restorative Justice, currently under discussion, contains provisions that could result in a de facto amnesty for serious committed during the armed conflict. 👉
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UNFPA 22h
“Fistula is a violation.” — Dr. Natalia Kanem It’s a grave injustice that the poorest women and girls around the world suffer needlessly from obstetric fistula. Let us and commit to :
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Good news! Algeria 🇩🇿 and Argentina 🇦🇷 have been officially declared malaria-free by , after stopping transmission of the disease for 3 straight years.
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UN Development 20h
New report reveals although youth are joining violent extremist groups more than any other age group, majority don't fall prey to recruiters or participate in violence. Report 🔎successful youth-led movements to .
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Amina J Mohammed May 22
Obstetric fistula is damaging to the wellbeing - physical and mental - of girls & women. Governments & communities need to by putting more money into medical repairs and also ensuring zero child marriage
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On Thursday's Day, learn more about what is doing to help women recover from this preventable, devastating childbirth injury.
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Mark Lowcock May 23
Sexual violence in crises is a scourge that must end. We need to: Put survivors in centre of response. Focus on prevention. End impunity. My op-ed with
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World Health Organization (WHO) May 22
Algeria 🇩🇿 and Argentina 🇦🇷 have been officially recognized by WHO as 🦟-free. 💪 The certification is granted when a country proves that it has interrupted indigenous transmission for at least 3 consecutive years.
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Recruiting boys and girls into the armed forces is a war crime. Help prevent these crimes & build a for present and future generations.
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UN Climate Change May 22
. chief has told world leaders "don't come with a speech, come with a plan" to tackle at the September . These are the 9 key areas in which the world needs to see significant 👉
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United Nations May 23
"This is a complex, fast moving and far-reaching process. But, I remain absolutely determined to forge ahead." – on UN Reform.
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United Nations May 23
After 66 years of pain and suffering, Alice received free fistula repair surgery. On Thursday's Day, see how works to help women like Alice:
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United Nations May 22
Conference in Norway on Thursday hosted by UN and partners aims to improve responses to & prevent sexual violence in humanitarian crises:
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United Nations May 22
No woman should suffer needlessly from a preventable condition like fistula -- one of the most serious & tragic childbirth injuries. More on Thursday's Day:
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