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Ban Ki-moon: loss of biodiversity threatens economic development
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Ban Ki-moon: loss of biodiversity threatens economic development
The loss of biodiversity affects not just the environment, but also has significant consequences for the economy and development, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today.Read Full Article ...
 
Zimbabwe: UN rights chief speaks out against murders of opposition activists
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Zimbabwe: UN rights chief speaks out against murders of opposition activists
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights today strongly condemned the killings of opposition activists in Zimbabwe as well as the ongoing harassme...
 
Secretary-General sees
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Secretary-General sees
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today that he is "much encouraged" by his discussions with Myanmar's authorities in recent days, citing incre...
 
Further sharp increases in global food prices
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Further sharp increases in global food prices
Further sharp price hikes and continued volatility in markets for food supplies appear to be likely for the next few seasons, according to a report released to...
 
Boosted investment in health key to help Africa's children, says UNICEF
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Boosted investment in health key to help Africa's children, says UNICEF
Stepped-up investment to enhance health systems in sub-Saharan Africa is essential to help the continent's children, according to a new report by the UN Childr...
 
Myanmar: UN human rights official calls for release of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Myanmar: UN human rights official calls for release of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Louise Arbour today expressed her "profound disappointment" at the decision to extend the house arrest of...
 
South Africa's Institute for Justice and Reconciliation wins UNESCO award
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
South Africa's Institute for Justice and Reconciliation wins UNESCO award
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) selected the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation of South Africa as this yea...
 
Senior UN human rights official visits C
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Wednesday, 28 May 2008
Senior UN human rights official visits C
A top United Nations human rights official is visiting CRead Full Article ...
 
Civilians still bear the brunt of armed conflicts, top UN official warns
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Tuesday, 27 May 2008
Civilians still bear the brunt of armed conflicts, top UN official warns
Millions of civilians worldwide are still victims of armed conflicts - losing their lives, being forced to flee their homes and becoming victims of physical an...
 
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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...
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    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.