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The United Nations announced today the launch of the SDG Media Compact, an initiative marking a new drive to advance awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Watch Nyle DiMarco, model and disability advocate, as he commemorates [...]
On 24-28 September the UN is organizing an SDG Media Zone that will showcase the change-making initiatives and innovative approaches to achieving the Goals.
DR Congo: Amid renewed risk of spread, Ebola virus leaves over 150 children orphaned or unaccompanied
New Ebola virus hotspots in the Democratic Republic of the [...]
More one in 20 deaths in 2016 – 3 million [...]
UN chief António Guterres on Thursday called for a “renewed commitment to a rules-based global order” and to the organization he leads, highlighting his key themes for discussion during the High-Level week of the General Assembly, beginning on Monday.
Childhood is a time for growth, a time for school. But conflict or disaster are depriving 104 million young people between the ages of five and 17 of that foundation, according to a new study by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
The new session of the United Nations General Assembly opened on Wednesday with its President pledging to use her year in office to bring the world body closer to the people and strengthen their sense of ownership and support for the UN.
There will be “no sustainable future without eradicating poverty and [...]
Countries are not doing enough to end tuberculosis – the [...]
Kenya makes progress in supporting people with albinism, but ‘much remains to be done’ says UN expert
Despite improvements for persons with Albinism in Kenya who have [...]
Around 6.3 million children under the age of 15, died [...]
More than 65 million ‘low-carbon jobs’ can be created by 2030: UN-backed Climate Summit urges action ‘to the next level’
New UN-backed commitments to take action against the damaging effects [...]
With record-breaking heat once again enveloping the earth this year, [...]
Governments are being pressed by the United Nations Children’s Fund [...]
Top UN officials welcomed the outcomes of the Global Climate Action Summit that concluded today in San Francisco, showcasing a surge of climate action and commitments from regions, cities, businesses, investors and civil society; and calling on governments everywhere to step up their efforts to tackle climate change.
While health, education, and income levels have improved overall across the globe, “wide inequalities” both among and within countries, are casting a shadow on sustained human development, a new United Nations report shows.
In eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the UN [...]