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UNRIC UK & Ireland
UK 🇬🇧 & Ireland 🇮🇪 Desk, UNRIC 🇺🇳. Communicating the United Nations message with a & focus. Raising awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals.
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Progress against battling malaria is threatened by increased, life threatening drug resistance. That’s why is investing in new and effective therapies so we can fight back.
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Unicef UK High Profile Supporter Olivia Colman asks Lottie for advice this
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on ⁉️ Over 137,700 children in the UK have missed school because of period poverty ( ). If a 👧misses school every time she has her period, she is set 145 days behind her fellow 👦students. Every child has a right to be in 🏫
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 19
There's a story behind every person, "whether it's told with images, spoken word or through music, however you receive it..." "It's about empathising and humanising" 📖🧑👩
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 19
It's 🚽❓Did you know ❓that 62.5% of people around the world do not have access to clean sanitation ❌So we need to work together to achieve - Clean Water and Sanitation - and improve the access to around the 🌎
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
"In the United Kingdom, 14 million people, a fifth of the population, live in poverty. Four million of these are more than 50 percent below the poverty line, and 1.5 million are destitute, unable to afford basic essentials." Shocking facts being told by today @ p/c
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
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Click on the link above to watch speak to the British press, as live streamed on Facebook ‼️V important issues being exposed 🇺🇳
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
The Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights press conf. in the : “During my visit I have spoken with people who depend on food banks and charities for their next meal, who are sleeping on friends’ couches because they are homeless..."
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
“The United Kingdom’s impending exit from the European Union poses particular risks for people in poverty, but the Government appears to be treating this as an afterthought,” said , Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights ‼️🇺🇳
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
🙌 Great example of how technology can bring people together and foster togetherness
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
Today is Intl Day of Tolerance. 🇺🇳🌐💞 The UN is committed to strengthening tolerance by fostering mutual understanding among cultures and peoples. We are all human and deserve tolerance and understanding.
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 16
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 15
It's World Philosophy Day 🤔💭 Wise words from the 16th century philosopher, Francis Bacon 👨KNOWLEDGE is the greatest power💥
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 15
Listen to & and 💙GO BLUE 💙 this World Children Day, Nov. 20
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UK at the UN 🇬🇧 Nov 13
News just in from the UN Third Committee: ’s important resolution on protecting children from bullying has been adopted with resounding consensus. proud to support to
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 14
❔Did you know❔ The 🔢of people diagnosed with diabetes in the 🇬🇧has more than doubled in the last 20 yrs, according to Today is This year's theme is 'Diabetes Concerns Every Family' 👪👩‍👩‍👧‍👧
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 14
Take a a ⏱️and watch the entry' I just need love' on LGBTQI+ rights 🏳️‍🌈 No individual deserves to be discriminated against. ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 13
From the beginning to the very end of the supply chain; from chocolate growers to clothes makers, to sandwich packers, exploitation on every level needs to stop ❌
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 13
The 🇬🇧has been a signatory 🖋️ to the UN Convention on disabled people's rights since 2007 🇺🇳🤝 Great to see examples of their commitment to Rights of Persons with Disabilities 👏
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UNRIC UK & Ireland Nov 13
Even the smallest, and easiest, gestures can make a difference to someone's day 😀A smile goes a long way 💫 
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