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Being an ally is not something you are, it’s something you do. Learn more about how you can for your family members, friends, colleagues and neighbors:
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Since 1990, the world has reduced maternal deaths by 44%, yet 830 girls and women per day die from preventable causes related to pregnancy & childbirth. Take a look at 7 facts about the progress & challenges facing maternal health:
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Every May, delegates from nearly all 194 Member States descend on for the World Health Assembly to make major global health decisions. 2018 is a special year for WHO. Here are 3 things to know about :
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An estimated 21 million people are victims of human trafficking worldwide. Following some questions about the role of airlines in this issue, the and have developed new guidelines for human trafficking training for airline personnel:
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How can we reach a world with ? Global health experts will discuss at . Get highlights May 22 - 24 at 4pm CEST/10am ET during World Health +SocialGood:
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Natural disasters, disease outbreaks, and displacement are all connected. Learn how 700,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are facing threats of cyclones & disease by in :
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What’s a lie you’ve been told about ? and answer the question in , a book coming this fall with stories by activists like , , teen leaders & more! Pre-order now:
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.'s decision-making body, the World Health Assembly, will be convening for its 71st time next week. UN Foundation Senior Fellow Ambassador John E. Lange shares three key items to watch for at :
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UN Foundation May 19
.’s massive immunization effort wiped smallpox from the earth in 1980 — the first disease to be eradicated in human history. Learn what's next from this vital organization during World Health +SocialGood:
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UN Foundation May 19
Ratul’s BEMPU Hypothermia Bracelet fits on a baby’s wrist and continuously monitors the infant’s temperature. Learn more about these bracelets and how the Innovation Marketplace brought the bempu to the spotlight with :
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UN Foundation May 18
The carry a big promise for the future. Goals this big will need big changes and new technology in order to succeed. Here is how 3D printing is being used to advance the : via
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UN Foundation May 18
☀️ green solar power for refugee camps 👁️ cutting-edge iris scan technology for business transactions 🥤 far-reaching infrastructure for health & sanitation Here are 3 game-changing innovations the is using to help refugees in Jordan:
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UN Foundation May 18
Global challenges do not exist in silos, and neither do their solutions. Discover how can help provide better healthcare, empower girls and women, and address climate change:
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UN Foundation May 18
As experts and ministers gather at the next week, it's important to remember that when citizens are healthy, countries thrive. Learn how universal health coverage can help :
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UN Foundation May 18
2018 is a crucial year for . Hear from experts at on how is charting the way forward to , global health security and improved health and well-being for everyone, everywhere:
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UN Foundation May 18
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UN Foundation May 18
Every May, delegates from nearly all 194 Member States descend on for the World Health Assembly to make major global health decisions. 2018 is a special year for WHO. Here are 3 things to know about :
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Later today, and Secretary-General are meeting at the White House. explains what you need to know:
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UN Foundation May 18
Every year, over 100 million people are pushed into poverty because of health care costs. Ahead of , ’s Executive Director explains how strong health systems can help reach and lift people out of poverty:
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UN Foundation May 18
For the last 15 years, the presence of troops has helped pave the way for girls and women in Liberia. UN Foundation Sr. VP shares how the , its agencies, & partners such as have set the stage for peace and progress:
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