Saturday, 25 March 2017

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Ciné-ONU: L’Etranger – More than just football

Ciné-ONU: L’Etranger – More than just football

21 March - “L’Etranger” follows Moussa Cissokho’s move from Senegal to Brussels, where he becomes a football coach and fosters team spirit within the multicultural team of BX Brussels. His trust and support for the players ultimately leads to success, demonstrating that team sports and compassionate individuals can be essential for... Read more

Human Development: 7 European countries among top 10

Human Development: 7 European countries among top 10

21 March 2017 - Seven European countries are among the ten countries that top the Human Development Index list, w... Read more

Water: a resource flushed down the drain?

Water: a resource flushed down the drain?

22 March 2017 – In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly designated 22 March as World Water Day. E... Read more

Racial profiling in focus on international day

Racial profiling in focus on international day

21. March 2017. The UN Human Rights Chief calls for actions to combat hate speech and hate crime  on the occ... Read more

Rhymin' for human rights

Rhymin' for human rights

21 March 2017 - "By celebrating poetry today, we celebrate our ability to join together, in a spirit of solidarit... Read more

The Smurfs on the pursuit of Happiness

The Smurfs on the pursuit of Happiness

When musician Pharrell Williams sang the song “Happy” he hit the nail on the head: “Happiness i... Read more

EU funding  help for demolition victims in the West Bank

EU funding help for demolition victims in the West Bank

  17 March 2017. The European Union is financing psychological help for people who suffer the traumatic exper... Read more

7 good reasons to take a nap at work

7 good reasons to take a nap at work

March 17, 2016 - Why promote napping at work? Because it is good for your health and contributes to greater effic... Read more

 From ocean plastic waste to fashionable eyewear

From ocean plastic waste to fashionable eyewear

European entrepreneurs are working to create companies that help oceans out of a combination of their love of the... Read more

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Violence Against Women
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Small Smurfs, Big Goals

Join #TeamSmurfs, the United Nations, and UNICEF to tackle 17 big goals and make the world a happier place for the International Day of Happiness on 20 March. Take the quiz at smallsmurfsbiggoals.com to find out more about #SmallSmurfsBigGoals.

A dream that never stops...

New single by UNODC Goodwill Ambassador Ozark Henry.

“Together - Respect, safety and dignity for all”

Together Campaign Logo

The campaign highlights the economic, cultural and social contributions that migrants and refugees make to countries of origin, transit and destination. It also counters some misinformation and misperceptions.

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New Backgrounders:
          Gambia
          Syrian Arab Republic
          Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs)
 

Library Newsletter - March 2017
(new websites, information material & publications)

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