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UK 🇬🇧 & Ireland 🇮🇪 Desk, UNRIC 🇺🇳. Communicating the United Nations message with a & focus. Raising awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals.
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UNRIC UK & Ireland 1h
📚Have you tried the yet?📚 To support the work of all you need to do is see how many books you can balance on your head, and then challenge a friend to do the same. See this video 👉
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UNRIC UK & Ireland 4h
Meet last year's winners of Women on the Move Awards💪
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UNRIC UK & Ireland 4h
Know an amazing woman? (Who doesn't) Nominations are now open for Women on the Move Awards 🙋‍♀️
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UNHCR United Kingdom Sep 18
In Yorkshire asylum-seekers are getting a lesson in an ancient art: building dry stone walls 🇬🇧
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 18
Today marks the opening of the 73rd session of the General Assembly. 🇺🇳 World leaders will be putting into action as they come together @ UN headquarters in NY to discuss global issues and how to tackle them. Learn more about it:
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 18
and research found that children 🚸 are exposed to more than 60% of their daily air pollution intake while on their journey to or at school.🚍📚🎓 This needs to change. Take action 💪 and join the fight for our future through the
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 17
showing us all up on how to tackle plastic pollution! Boyan and his foundation have waited 5 years for this moment, and it finally arrived this weekend🙌
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 17
Small governmental actions like the 5p charge on plastic bags can make a difference 👏, just one of many organisations tackling plastic pollution with initiative that took place across UK beaches over the weekend.
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UNHCR United Kingdom Sep 15
In a picturesque English village, one couple have transformed their farm into a haven for refugees. 🇬🇧🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿
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Pride in London Sep 15
Read part 2 of our chat with Rory O’Neill, the man behind the incredible and super pretty here: Join Panti for screening of 'The Queen of Ireland' with Q&A 🗓 Fri 21 Sept 📍 🎟️
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 14
World Heritage Watch, a global non-governmental organisation that advises UNESCO, passed a resolution to protect a part of the because it's status is being "violated" by cars and motorbikes. 🤔 Read more ⬇️
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Director-General Sep 13
Did you know that over 70 million people use sign language every day, both in international meetings and informally when and socializing? In recognition, today we celebrate the first ever International Day of !
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UN Women Sep 13
🎾 's advocacy for gender equality started way before this year's finals, when she threatened to boycott the in 1973 unless women were given . Find out more & meet more women trailblazers:
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 13
The have just launched a digital version of their exhibition “Trauma, Healing and Hope” 🕊 - telling stories of survivors of crimes, violence, and people who have lived in insecurity, and how they found hope. It can be found here
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 12
On 22 & 23 September this year, the International Maritime Organisation will be opening its doors to the public as part of 🏦Go and check out the only agency with headquarters in 😃
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 12
It's 🌎Today, we want to highlight the beauty of 's Old Town, a 😊 Why not plan a trip and take a stroll up the or get spooked on a ghost tour of Mary King's Close ❓
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 12
Today is Day 🚜With the increasing uncertainty that Brexit brings, support your local farmers to help achieve and 💪
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 12
Just listened to a fascinating talk at the about media coverage of migration🤓 V important message from - editor of : migrants aren't just a number❗️
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 11
What a statement- congrats to the newly weds! 😍
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Sep 11
A report released today has found that there are 821 million people now hungry and over 150 million children stunted, putting hunger eradication goal at risk 😞 Read the full report here:
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