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Football is ‘refuge for those who have left everything’; UN initiative aims to bolster well-being of
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Monday, 26 August 2019
Football is ‘refuge for those who have left everything’; UN initiative aims to bolster well-being of
Sport brings people together “regardless of conditions or flags”, a senior United Nations official in Perú said on Tuesday referring to a new initiative launched over this past weekend to promote the well-being of children and youth in Lima’s refugee and migrant communities through football. ...
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More than one million sexually transmitted infections occur every day: WHO
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Friday, 23 August 2019
More than one million sexually transmitted infections occur every day: WHO
The global scale of sexually transmitted infections (STI) should be a “wake-up call” to governments, UN health experts said on Thursday, citing data showing th...
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Understanding of LGBT realities ‘non-existent’ in most countries, says UN expert
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Friday, 23 August 2019
Understanding of LGBT realities ‘non-existent’ in most countries, says UN expert
Policymakers in most parts of the world are taking decisions in the dark when it comes to sexual orientation and gender identity, an independent UN human right...
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UN chief praises impact of Palestine refugee agency as ‘our common success’, at key pledging confere
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Friday, 23 August 2019
UN chief praises impact of Palestine refugee agency as ‘our common success’, at key pledging confere
The work of the UN body responsible for assisting Palestine refugees, UNRWA, which has allowed millions of children to receive an education that promotes UN va...
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UN cultural agency removes birthplace of Jesus from its list of heritage sites in danger
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Friday, 23 August 2019
UN cultural agency removes birthplace of Jesus from its list of heritage sites in danger
The United Nations’ cultural agency announced on Tuesday that it was removing the place that is officially recognized as the Birthplace of Jesus, from its List...
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