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20 yrs ago, the nations of the world made a promise: A world in which #genderequality is a reality. WATCH: #Beijing20
We've posted a list on our blog with UN sites providing regular Ebola updates - take a look:
4 people share their stories of what it’s like to work on the front line of emergencies. Watch: #HumanitarianHeroes
Ban Ki-moon invited this girl to the UN when he met her in Mozambique. See why:
Gaza: New crisis atlas illustrates physical damage - a vital tool for humanitarian response:
Thoughts are with #UN Mission in #Mali where 2 peacekeepers killed & 7 injured in attack
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Health workers, volunteers working around the clock to stop #Ebola from spreading in #SierraLeone. @WHO video:
More than 15 million young people are unemployed across Africa. This @ilo video explains one way to change that:
Photos from #Gaza: Psychosocial interventions for children in @UNRWA shelters
Calling all photographers! @UNESCO is looking for the world's best picture about peace
The official @UN4Indigenous website for the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples #WCIP2014 is online
Video: @WMOnews’ M. Jarraud says acting now will minimize impact of climate change on future generations #climate2014
Tune in Monday 11:00 EST, when Ban Ki-Moon and #Malala are having an interactive conversation about the #MDGMomentum
Journalists in Arab World: the courage of speaking the truth to power. @UNrightswire explains:
"You have to be mentally prepared to work in a warzone” - #HumanitarianHeroes on their work:
See what @IMFNews, @Microsoft & more are saying about carbon pricing in this @WorldBank #Storify: #climate2014
On #Gaza: Get the latest on what @WFP is doing to help people caught in this crisis
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Liberia: @UNMILNews donates 30 vehicles for Government’s use in fight against Ebola
Take 240 seconds to learn how @WFP is cutting the risk of sexual violence against women in #DRC with this project:
#UNSG speaks about power of youth in social media chat w Chinese fencing @Olympics gold medalist Lei Sheng
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#UNSG Ban Ki-moon meets with youth at #Nanjing University: "Now is the time for youth to drive global action."
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"We need to understand we can't do business as usual & a little bit on the green side" – Mary Robinson #Climate2014