Monday, 26 June 2017

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Just laws, justly enforced key to managing migration flows

Just laws, justly enforced key to managing migration flows

22.6.2017 – A crisis of migration governance at all levels continues to unfold, United Nations Special Representative for International Migration, Louise Arbour, told the European Parliament yesterday. During a high level conference on migration management, ahead of the European Council meeting set to start today, United Nations representatives, along with members... Read more

Impact Journalism Day: Sharing solutions for the people and the planet

Impact Journalism Day: Sharing solutions for the people and …

Every year, in June, more than 50 newspapers around the world publish a series of articles on local initiatives t... Read more

All « Together » for World Refugee Day

All « Together » for World Refugee Day

20 June 2017 – The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) registered a record number of 65.6... Read more

Sexual violence : the silent weapon of war

Sexual violence : the silent weapon of war

19 June 2017- Conflict-related sexual violence continues to be used as a tactic of war, resulting in severe menta... Read more

Is sustainability the next stage of gastronomy?

Is sustainability the next stage of gastronomy?

We all enjoy a good meal and many of us now have food high up our to-do list when heading off on vacation. But di... Read more

Education at the heart of saving our ocean

Education at the heart of saving our ocean

16.06.2017 – The Ocean Conference, which took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from the 5th... Read more

Our Land. Our Home. Our Future.

Our Land. Our Home. Our Future.

On 17 June the United Nations celebrates World Day to Combat Desertification. This day reminds everyone of the im... Read more

Migrant remittances crucial for both families and sustainable development

Migrant remittances crucial for both families and sustainabl…

15.6.2017 – Migrants send home 51% more than they did ten years ago, lifting millions out of poverty and co... Read more

Artificial Intelligence – a quantum leap for sustainable development

Artificial Intelligence – a quantum leap for sustainable dev…

9 June 2017 – The development of Artificial intelligence, or AI, is rapidly accelerating. Inclusive global ... Read more

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World Refugee Day 2017


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“Together - Respect, safety and dignity for all”

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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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