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Pregnant, breastfeeding women among most at risk in Yemen's cholera outbreak
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Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Pregnant, breastfeeding women among most at risk in Yemen's cholera outbreak
In the midst of the cholera outbreak in Yemen, where an average 5,000 people fall sick every day, the United Nations population agency is warning about the dangers to pregnant and breastfeeding women.Read Full Article ...
 
'Dramatic' rise in Central African Republic violence happening out of media eyes, warns UNICEF
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Monday, 14 August 2017
'Dramatic' rise in Central African Republic violence happening out of media eyes, warns UNICEF
The Central African Republic (CAR) has spiralled into violence and remains one of the worst countries in the world to be a child and “right now there are ...
 
In Iraq, UN Youth Envoy says young people are 'most valuable force we have to shape a better future'
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Friday, 11 August 2017
In Iraq, UN Youth Envoy says young people are 'most valuable force we have to shape a better future'
As International Youth Day events kicked off worldwide today, at a special event in Iraq, the United Nations Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth, Jayathma Wi...
 
Youth can play 'critical role' in creating a peaceful world for generations to come – UN chief
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Thursday, 10 August 2017
Youth can play 'critical role' in creating a peaceful world for generations to come – UN chief
In the lead-up to International Youth Day, marked annually on 12 August, the United Nations kicked off a commemorative event at its New York Headquarters with ...
 
Over 500,000 children in Libya need aid; UNICEF calls for political solution to years-long crisis
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Wednesday, 09 August 2017
Over 500,000 children in Libya need aid; UNICEF calls for political solution to years-long crisis
Ongoing conflict and the breakdown of the economy have left more than a half million children in need of humanitarian aid in Libya, according to the United Nat...
 
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