Monday, 22 September 2014

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The world gears up for the General Assembly

The world gears up for the General Assembly

22 September 2014 - Every September, global leaders converge on United Nation Headquarters in New York for the opening of the General Debate of the UN General Assembly - commonly known as UN Week. More than 140 Heads of State and Government will be joined by business leaders, activists, philanthropists,... Read more

"Peace can’t be left to politicians"

20 - 21 September 2014 – Securing international peace has always been the main goal of the United Natio... Read more

Business and Human Rights go hand in hand for growth

Business and Human Rights go hand in hand for growth

19 September 2014 - “Amid rapid economic growth and new investments in land and natural resources, ther... Read more

 Critical inequalities at the root of 6 million child deaths each year

Critical inequalities at the root of 6 million child deaths…

19 September 2014 - Each year, 6 million children lose their lives before their fifth birthday. That is... Read more

Natural disasters displace three times as many people as conflicts

Natural disasters displace three times as many people as con…

18 September 2014 - Natural disasters drove 22 million people out of their homes last year. Even though... Read more

Migrant deaths multiply

Migrant deaths multiply

18 September 2014 – Migration to Europe by people fleeing conflict, poverty or oppression has greatly i... Read more

UN Special Envoy advocates action on climate change during Paris visit

UN Special Envoy advocates action on climate change during P…

16 September 2014 - Former mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg has been nominated a Commander of the L... Read more

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In partnership with the artist, UNRIC is using Elyx to highlight a series of international observances as well as the UN's 2014 Climate Summit. 

International Day of Peace (21 September)

On selected International Days, UNRIC, in partnership with the GoodPlanet Foundation, post video clips from the 7 billion Others project to communicate the fears, dreams, ordeals and hopes of citizens from all over world.

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