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UN Daily News Programme 01 December 2017

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UN Daily News Programme 30 November 2017

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Hopes rise for evacuations from Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

“Several countries” with influence on the Syrian conflict have said that they will do “all that they can” to ensure the evacuation of hundreds of critically ill men, women and children from a besieged opposition stronghold outside the capital Damascus, a senior UN adviser said on Thursday.

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UN Daily News Programme 29 November 2017

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Compliance with international law key to combatting foreign terrorist fighters

The Security Council has been looking at what one senior UN official has described as a “very complex and evolving issue”: foreigners travelling to conflict zones to join terrorist groups fighting there.

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Families involved in nearly half of all child trafficking cases: IOM

Family members are linked to nearly half of all identified cases of child trafficking, new data released on Tuesday by the UN Migration Agency, IOM, has revealed.

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UN Daily News Programme 28 November 2017

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UN Daily News Programme 27 November 2017

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South-South Expo showcases innovation as “driver” of SDGs

Hundreds of participants from more than 120 countries, have gathered in Antalya, Turkey, for what’s been described as the world’s most important forum for showcasing, sharing and scaling-up innovative local solutions for global problems.

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UN Daily News Programme 24 November 2017

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