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Mountain areas crucial for “survival of the planet”

Mountain areas of the world are crucial for the “survival of the planet” and also home to some of the poorest and hungriest communities on earth.

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Flint Michigan crisis ‘not just about water,’ UN rights experts say ahead of President Obama’s visit

Speaking ahead of United States President Barack Obama’s visit to Flint, Michigan, three United Nations experts are calling for immediate action to address the serious human rights concerns related to the contamination of the city’s water supply and the devastating consequences for residents there, who have been dealing with water-related crises since April 2014.