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International task force on global food crisis opens new website - UN
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Tuesday, 13 May 2008
International task force on global food crisis opens new website - UN
After holding its first meeting this week in New York, the new international task force on the global food crisis, which is chaired by United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, has opened a new website to provide updates on its activities.Read Full Article ...
 
Head of UN agricultural agency in Haiti to discuss food security
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Monday, 12 May 2008
Head of UN agricultural agency in Haiti to discuss food security
The head of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is in Haiti for talks on food security with top officials including President RenRead Fu...
 
Rice production to reach record high in 2008, but prices to continue climbing - UN
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Monday, 12 May 2008
Rice production to reach record high in 2008, but prices to continue climbing - UN
Rice production in Asia, Africa and Latin America will reach record highs in 2008, but prices could also continue to soar in the short term, the United Nations...
 
Ban Ki-moon gathers global health experts to improve care for world's poorest
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Friday, 09 May 2008
Ban Ki-moon gathers global health experts to improve care for world's poorest
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and global health leaders meeting at the Carter Center in the United States city of Atlanta today agreed on measur...
 
Secretary-General urges US business leaders to help fight global poverty
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Friday, 09 May 2008
Secretary-General urges US business leaders to help fight global poverty
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged members of the business community in the United States city of Atlanta to help the United Nations in its efforts to c...
 
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    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.
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    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...
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  • 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.