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United Nations University contributes, through collaborative research and education, to efforts to resolve pressing global problems.
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for lunch? 🌾 What could it have anything to do with ? Read this interview with visiting scholar, Ana Lilia Velasco Cruz from Mexico 🇲🇽, to find out.
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Hello Kitty recently visited headquarters in Tokyo to learn about the Global Goals for Sustainable Development Watch (English subtitles) at
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RT : Fascinating stuff from ’s PR head Hiromi Kawamura: the Olympic and Paralympic medals are being made thanks to “urban mining”: the recycling of gold, silver and bronze from cellphones, computers and other items
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UN University Nov 10
RT : Plastic-busting fungi could help & green our world, a UN-backed report reveals.
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UN University Nov 9
RT : One out of five schools worldwide does not provide any facilities for their students. This is a particular problem for girls during resulting in them staying at home and missing school.
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UN University Nov 9
RT : What shaped the economic opening of China, India & Malaysia? A mix of institutions, markets, pragmatic experiments, carrots, sticks & competitive pressures, say UNCTAD’s Richard Kozul-Wright & Daniel Poon in their new paper
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UN University Nov 8
RT : paper by Ha-Joon Chang and Kiryl Zach on trends in industrialization and industrial policy experiences of developing Asia. Structure of production data for so many countries as far back as 1950!
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UN University Nov 8
RT : ♂️📏♀️ We can only bridge the if we can measure it! Some of the world's top experts on are coming to next week to find ways of improving gender statistics. Here's all you need to know 👉
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UN University Nov 8
RT : Properly managed migration stands to benefit everyone. Get details on the Global Compact here:
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UN University Nov 7
RT : About 4 billion people in Asia Pacific are exposed to levels of air pollution that pose a significant risk to their health. Solutions to , save lives and protect our planet exist & can be implemented today.
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UN University Nov 7
RT : Diarrhoeal diseases are responsible for over 30% of deaths among children below 5 years old worldwide. You can prevent this with: 🚰 🚽 💉 Let's protect our kids against diarrhoeal diseases!
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UN University Nov 7
RT : The latest edition of the WIDERAngle is out now! Check out the latest news, articles, events and blogs here Make sure you never miss an issue - join the mailing list at
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UN University Nov 6
RT : Racism, homophobia, religious intolerance - the aim to reduce all forms of discrimination and inequality. Here’s how you can help:
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UN University Nov 6
RT : means ensuring that survivor-informed forms an integral part of policy & awareness campaigns to fight . Read more in latest piece from 's Lara Powers & Nat Paul from
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UN University Nov 6
RT : UNU-IAS & Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review, Vol. 4 is now available on "Sustainable Use of in Socio-ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes and its Contribution to Effective Area-based Conservation"
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UN University Nov 5
RT : Racism, xenophobia, intolerance... These problems exist in all societies. But they stop with you and me. Every day, each and every one of us can stand up against racial prejudice and intolerant attitudes. See how:
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UN University Nov 5
RT : All packed and ready for the move. Goodbye for now, Casa Silva Mendes! We’ll be back in mid-2019
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UN University Nov 5
RT : At our recent conference the Africa's Youth session focused on the challenges facing young people in Africa. If you'd like to know more, check out our book African Youth and the Persistence of Marginalization.
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UN University Nov 5
Get the latest from UNU on sustainable cities, artificial intelligence, and avoiding the worst impacts of natural disasters in our INSIGHTS newsletter. Read on:
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UN University Nov 4
RT : A company that uses discriminatory practices in employment and occupation denies itself access to talents from a wider pool of workers, and thus skills and competencies. Learn more about :
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