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The Red Sea's reef is one of the longest continuous living reefs in the world.
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The Red Sea's reef is one of the longest continuous living reefs in the world.

UN Ocean Conference ends with call for greater global commitment to address dire state of the ocean

Climate and EnvironmentFollowing a week of discussions and events in Lisbon, Portugal, the UN Ocean Conference concluded on Friday, with governments and heads of state agreeing on a new political declaration to Save Our Ocean.

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Marceline supported by her friend in Central African Republic.
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Life after Conflict – Family and connection

Exploring how our deepest loves and connections shape us, in the face of harm and loss, as well as drive us to continue, even after conflict.

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A health worker in Motema Pembe area prepares for a household decontamination in Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

DR Congo declares end to latest Ebola outbreak

Health The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has declared the end of its 14th Ebola outbreak after less than three months, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday.

Civilians have paid the highest price during the conflict in Libya.
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Libya: new suspected mass graves found in Tarhuna, says UN human rights probe

Human Rights New suspected mass graves have been uncovered in Tarhuna, Libya, a Human Rights Council probe reported on Monday, highlighting continuing extreme rights abuses in the country that have affected children and adults alike.