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World Press Freedom Day 2022 Reflections On Press Freedom

  World Press Freedom Day 2022 Date: 3 May 2022 Time: 11 am - 12 pm EDT Watch live on YouTube More information https://jwf.org On Tuesday, 3 May 2022, the Journalists and Writers Foundation will host a virtual event to mark World Press Freedom Day 2022 with the theme of “Reflections on Press Freedom”. Moderated [...]

By |2022-05-02T05:18:47+00:00April 29th, 2022|Human Rights Watch, UN Human Rights|Comments Off on World Press Freedom Day 2022 Reflections On Press Freedom

Sport for One Humanity

  Sport for One Humanity Sport for One Humanity aims to select and support innovative sports-based projects implemented by civil society organizations that promote a culture of peace, mutual understanding and cooperation among diverse communities and cultures around the world. The initiative will give priority to projects using and promoting sport as a tool for [...]

By |2022-04-29T05:31:36+00:00April 29th, 2022|Human Rights Watch, UN Human Rights|Comments Off on Sport for One Humanity

Development financing crucial to get global economy back on track

  Global Economy The global economy is under severe stress and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are in “need of urgent rescue”, the deputy UN chief told the Financing for Development Forum on Monday. (more information)    

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Population and Development Commission: ‘Perfect Storm’ of crises take shape

  Perfect Storm Against the backdrop of shifting population demographics, conflicts, post-pandemic shocks and climate change, the developing world is on the brink of a “perfect storm” of debt, food and energy crises, experts warned the Commission on Population and Development on Monday. (more information)    

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Childhood After Atrocity Crimes: Hope for Peace, Dignity and Equality

  Childhood After Atrocity Crimes: Hope for Peace, Dignity and Equality Civil Society Briefing Date: 4 February 2021 Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EST The briefing will examine the approaches taken to support children who survived the Holocaust and will consider how these approaches contributed to models adopted for contemporary practice for working with [...]

By |2021-02-18T07:18:56+00:00February 18th, 2021|UN Human Rights|Comments Off on Childhood After Atrocity Crimes: Hope for Peace, Dignity and Equality

ILO: More than one in six young people out of work due to COVID-19

ILO: More than one in six young people out of work due to COVID-19 The ILO’s latest analysis of the labour market impact of COVID-19 exposes the devastating and disproportionate effect on young workers, and analyses measures being taken to create a safe return to work environment. Read more...  

By |2020-06-27T21:45:29+00:00June 27th, 2020|UN Human Rights|Comments Off on ILO: More than one in six young people out of work due to COVID-19

UN Sustainable Development Goals

Visit UN Sustainable Development Goals for information on climate change, equity, the impact of urbanization on communities, economic and more https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/decade-of-action/ UN Sustainable Development is hoping that we accomplish our roadmap, and indicates that we together will be able to deliver what we want for all people and for our planet. UN Secretary General has [...]

By |2020-02-08T21:41:42+00:00February 8th, 2020|UN Human Rights|Comments Off on UN Sustainable Development Goals

UN Global Communications on Sustainability

The UN Sustainable Development Goals address the global challenges that we are facing and introduce seventeen goals as a roadmap to achieve by 2030 to help us eliminate poverty, hunger and more For More information Visit: https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sustainable-development-goals/ And click on any specific goal to learn more about each issue. No Poverty Zero Hunger, Good Health [...]

By |2020-02-08T20:51:58+00:00January 26th, 2020|UN Human Rights|Comments Off on UN Global Communications on Sustainability

Healthy lives and well-being for all at all ages

UN Sustainable Development: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases New HIV infections in 2013 were estimated at 2.1 million, which was 38 per cent lower than in 2001 HIV is the leading cause of death for women of reproductive age worldwide TB-related deaths in [...]

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