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At Davos, UN chief meets Republic of Korea, Canada Ministers, urges climate action

24 January 2015 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has reiterated the United Nations' ongoing commitment to the post-2015 development agenda and the implementation of a credible climate policy in meetings with senior officials from Canada and the Republic of Korea (ROK), the UN Spokesperson said today.

Syria, other poorly-funded crises to receive $100 million from UN emergency fund

23 January 2015 – Poorly-funded United Nations aid operations received a boost today when Valerie Amos, the UN’s humanitarian chief, announced the allocation of $100 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to boost relief work in twelve countries in need.