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UN Envoy Hopes Upcoming Meetings To Spur Syria Peace Talks

The U.N. special envoy for Syria expressed hope that a first-ever U.N. meeting of feuding opposition groups and an upcoming meeting to put “de-escalation zones” into operation will spur progress at next month’s peace talks in Geneva. 685 kata lagi

UN envoy maps out 'ideal trajectory' to next round of intra-Syrian talks in Geneva

27 June 2017 – The United Nations mediator for the conflict in Syria today mapped out what needs to happen in the next two weeks before the next round of intra-Syrian talks begins on 10 July in Geneva, Switzerland. 443 kata lagi

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Great work but what's holding them back?

So, as you have heard about some of the fantastic work which has already been carried out in North America and the way that civil society organisations have been engaging with a range of policy makers. 657 kata lagi

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The population growth of the 12 most populous countries between 1950 and 2060 animated by Aron Strandberg @aronstrandberg

In the 1950s the world looked very different. Data from the United Nations shows that the global population was around 2.5 billion. Today, that number is almost 7.5 billion and is expected to rise to 9.7 billion by 2050. 79 kata lagi

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TOP FIVE SDGs FOR AFRICAN ENGINEERS

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), officially known as Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a set of 17 “Global Goals” with 169 targets between them. 1.833 kata lagi

U.N. Brought Cholera to Haiti. Now It Is Fumbling Effort to Atone.


A small clinic in Rendel overflowing with cholera patients last year. The disease was first brought to Haiti by United Nations peacekeepers sent to the country after the 2010 earthquake. 769 kata lagi

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Another ridiculous scare tactic: 2 billion climate change refugees by 2100 — Watts Up With That?

From the “it didn’t work out with 50 million, so let’s go for 2 billion and date further our that can’t be verifed in our lifetime” department.

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