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UN study tackles violence against women in Arab region using economic model
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Thursday, 05 October 2017
UN study  tackles violence against women in Arab region using economic model
An economic model to estimate the costs of intimate partner violence—the most common form of violence against women in the Arab region—was spotlighted this week at the United Nations’ regional commission in Lebanon.Read Full Article ...
 
One year on from Hurricane Matthew, Haiti's children still incredibly vulnerable to disasters – UNIC
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Wednesday, 04 October 2017
One year on from Hurricane Matthew, Haiti's children still incredibly vulnerable to disasters – UNIC
One year has passed since Hurricane Matthew made landfall in southwest Haiti – leaving terrible destruction in its wake – but children and adolescent...
 
Expert meeting at UN aspires to create ‘space’ for women in science and technology
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Tuesday, 03 October 2017
Expert meeting at UN aspires to create ‘space’ for women in science and technology
A three-day event on how to, among other things, improve women’s involvement in the aerospace sector as well as in the fields of science, technology and mathem...
 
Pioneer of work in women’s reproductive health appointed head of UN Population Fund
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Monday, 02 October 2017
Pioneer of work in women’s reproductive health appointed head of UN Population Fund
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today appointed Natalia Kanem of Panama to head the UN’s women’s health agency.Read Full Article ...
 
As Rohingya crisis continues, UNICEF seeks funds to reach 720,000 children in need
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Sunday, 01 October 2017
As Rohingya crisis continues, UNICEF seeks funds to reach 720,000 children in need
Amid the deepening refugee crisis in Bangladesh and its attendant toll on children, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNCEF) launched today an appeal for ...
 
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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.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    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.