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UN DESA DISD 4h
Climate finance to developing countries reached $71 billion in 2016, yet access for vulnerable countries remains a concern - report has details. Learn more:
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UN DESA DISD 4h
The effects of climate change are altering the world around us. Let’s treat the earth 🌍 better. Join the millions determined to take & protect the planet  
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UN DESA DISD 13h
and will co-host a workshop on on 6 May at HQ. Don’t miss Elliot Harris and more, discussing global progress ℹ️
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UN DESA DISD Apr 22
"We the peoples" includes indigenous peoples! 1000s of indigenous activists are meeting at the UN this week for the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues. Get all the info you need here: Join the convo:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 22
Live Now in NY at : 18th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Opening Ceremony. Get all the info you need here:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 22
Decent work means dignity, equality, a fair income, and safe working conditions. What does it mean for you? Tell us 👇
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UN DESA DISD Apr 21
Indigenous peoples’ traditional knowledge will be at the heart of discussions at . Is this an answer to the most pressing 🌏 problems? Ahead of this major event on 22 April-3 May, find out expert in :
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UN DESA DISD Apr 20
In Sri Lanka, project offers school gardens for displaced , where both students and parents can learn about nutrition and farming. Learn more:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 19
Indigenous peoples are: 🔸up to 500 million people 🔸living in 90 countries in all geographic regions of the 🌎 🔸representing over 5,000 different cultures! The largest gathering of indigenous peoples at the UN, starts on 22 April:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 18
Older people from around the world talk about how & negative stereotypes affect their lives. The Open-ended Working Group on Ageing this week discusses ways of countering ageism:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 18
Happening Now at a special event on “Why it Matters: AI for Older Persons”. Watch Live: and learn more:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 18
discusses & normative content for dev of possible international standard 📌 Recognition of legal capacity & its exercise 📌 Advance exercises of legal capacity 📌 & non-
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UN DESA Apr 17
"It makes me feel unwanted and unloved" 💔 Older people from around the world talk about how & negative stereotypes affect their lives. The Open-ended Working Group on Ageing this week discusses ways of countering ageism:
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UN DESA DISD Apr 17
My week on Twitter 🎉: 27 Mentions, 183K Mention Reach, 55 Likes, 34 Retweets, 274K Retweet Reach. See yours with
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UN DESA DISD Apr 17
Many 👵👴 around the 🌎 are experiencing & social due to inadequate mechanisms 📺
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UN DESA DISD Apr 17
Join side event “Ageism: 50th anniversary of the conceptualization of ageism” at 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm in CR. D. Learn more
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UN DESA DISD Apr 17
says right to is grounded in international law & several treaties contain specific references to old age protection through social security schemes. Find out more ℹ 📺
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UN DESA DISD Apr 16
Do you represent & want to have your voice heard ? Then you should apply for ECOSOC consultative status! Join our webinar event on 3 May 2019 from 11am-12:30 pm. RSVP For more information -
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UN DESA DISD Apr 16
face multiple challenges to quality # capacitybuilding services including lack of: ℹ️ 💰 🚌 qualified 👩‍🏫 & inaccessible 🏫 📺
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UN DESA Apr 16
“Global approaches need to be complemented by national actions. Countries should consider developing integrated national financing frameworks” – UN DESA chief Liu Zhenmin report has details 👉 Follow live now:
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