It is now time to end the violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) and consolidate democracy, the UN Secretary-General told the country’s legislators on Friday.
“Multiple and grave violations” of human rights have occurred across Crimea, since it was occupied by Russian forces in March 2014.
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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) took centre stage this w
Nobel laureate and UN Messenger of Peace Malala Yousafzai is urging world leaders to support the right of every child to go to school.
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In today's programme: progress in the fight against HIV, but children still at risk; and: drought in North Korea is affecting food production.
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In today’s programme: Children “increasingly targeted” in CAR violence; and we hear how Arab States are faring in the global push to eliminate hunger and other challenges.
UN honours memory of Srebrenica victims
The United Nations is this Tuesday remembering and honouring the thousands of men and boys slaughtered 22 years ago in the town of Srebrenica in Bosnia and Herzegovina during the Balkan Wars.
A revitalized global partnership to meet the challenges of implementing the ambitious 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is needed.
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