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INTERVIEW: In fighting for girls’ education, UN advocate Malala Yousafzai finds her purpose
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Wednesday, 04 October 2017
INTERVIEW: In fighting for girls’ education, UN advocate Malala Yousafzai finds her purpose
In September, the Malala Fund started the Gulmakai Network to support the work of education champions in developing countries and speed up progress towards girls’ secondary education around the world. The 20-year-old, who will be attending Oxford University, spoke to UN News about the need to increase investment in education, the importance of allowing girl...
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Global ‘learning crisis’ threatens future of millions young students – World Bank report
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Monday, 25 September 2017
Global ‘learning crisis’ threatens future of millions young students – World Bank report
Schooling without learning is a terrible waste of precious resources and of human potential, the World Bank said today, warning in a new report that millions o...
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World leaders gathered at UN commit to boosting investment in education
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Tuesday, 19 September 2017
World leaders gathered at UN commit to boosting investment in education
World leaders today pledged to tackle the education crisis that is holding back millions of children and threatening economic development, at a high-level even...
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On International Day, UN promotes online literacy in digital world
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Thursday, 07 September 2017
On International Day, UN promotes online literacy in digital world
New technologies open opportunities to improve lives and connect globally, but they can also marginalize those who are illiterate and lack other essential skil...
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New sites inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage list
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Tuesday, 11 July 2017
New sites inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage list
The World Heritage Committee wrapped its 41st session today having inscribed 21 new sites on the United Nations cultural wing’s World Heritage List – locations...
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  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
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    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.