Secretary-General Ban KI-moon

“We must not give up” on Palestine and Israel’s right to exist: UN chief

The international community “must not give up” on the right of both Palestine and Israel to exist as independent states, living in peace and security with their neighbours.

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UN Gender Focus: breastfeeding, human trafficking and peacekeeping

50% of children born each year “not being put to the breast soon enough”

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UN and Africa: focus on Rwanda, Central African Republic and industrialization in Africa

It didn’t just take our people, genocide “took away our dignity”

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Three comedians walk into the UN: Our seriously funny new podcast

You’ve heard all the jokes about comedians walking into a bar, but what happens when a trio of self-described “chuckleheads” dedicated to fighting climate change, walk into the UN?

We recorded the result, for our latest episode of The Lid Is On, UN Radio’s new podcast series.

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Global response needed to tackle root causes of terrorism

The growing threat of terrorism around the world requires unified action to tackle its root causes.

That’s according to the senior official coordinating counter-terrorism policy at the UN, speaking exclusively to UN Radio.

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"We have the tools" to combat global terror: UN Chief

“We have the tools” to do better in the fight against terrorism without compromising human rights.

That was the message to the UN Security Council on Tuesday, from the Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

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