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UNICEF deplores spike in number of kidnappings of Haitian children
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Thursday, 05 June 2008
UNICEF deplores spike in number of kidnappings of Haitian children
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has joined a national call across Haiti to halt the surge this year in the number of kidnappings of children in the impoverished country.Read Full Article ...
 
Time to turn commitment to ending gender-based violence into action - Migiro
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Wednesday, 04 June 2008
Time to turn commitment to ending gender-based violence into action - Migiro
Deputy Secretary-General Asha-Rose Migiro today pressed for action to end gender-based violence, stressing that stopping the deadly scourge will free up the wo...
 
Words must be put into action to fight human trafficking - Assembly President
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Tuesday, 03 June 2008
Words must be put into action to fight human trafficking - Assembly President
Global and regional pacts must be put into action if the world is to tackle the scourge of human trafficking, a $32 billion annual industry, General Assembly P...
 
Chad, Central African Republic: UN envoy welcomes release of child soldiers
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Monday, 02 June 2008
Chad, Central African Republic: UN envoy welcomes release of child soldiers
Chad has agreed to release all former child combatants held in detention, while armed rebel groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) have also committed to...
 
Chad, Central African Republic: UN envoy assesses impact of war on children
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Tuesday, 27 May 2008
Chad, Central African Republic: UN envoy assesses impact of war on children
The Secretary-General's Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict is visiting Chad and Central African Republic (CAR) to see first-hand the situat...
 
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