#UN

  • Article: The World Is Dragging Its Feet in Achieving the Global Goals, Says Former UNDP Chief
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    The World Is Dragging Its Feet in Achieving the Global Goals, Says Former UNDP Chief

    Jan. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There has been ... a lot of lip service but not enough action." Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Has the Largest Number of Out-of-School Children in the World
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    Nigeria Has the Largest Number of Out-of-School Children in the World

    Dec. 12, 2018|Voice of America

    Boko Haram is a major factor contributing to the increase. Read more

  • Article: 'Stranger Things' Star to Take on Bullies in New UN Role
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    'Stranger Things' Star to Take on Bullies in New UN Role

    Nov. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Millie Bobby Brown, the youngest-ever goodwill ambassador for UNICEF, fights for children’s issues Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways to Take Action on World Children's Day
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    7 Ways to Take Action on World Children's Day

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 20, 2018

    Help kids around the world. Read more

  • Article: UN Says Solution to UK Austerity is to Make Poverty Illegal
    Food & Hunger

    UN Says Solution to UK Austerity is to Make Poverty Illegal

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 16, 2018

    After a 12-day tour, an envoy said the UK government had inflicted “great misery” on the poor. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates Sets Sights on Tokyo 2020 to Push Global Goals at the Olympics
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    Bill Gates Sets Sights on Tokyo 2020 to Push Global Goals at the Olympics

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 15, 2018

    This will encourage sports fans to work toward ending extreme poverty and combating climate change. Read more

  • Article: As We Mark the Armistice Centenary, the UK Just Doubled Its Commitment to Achieving Peace
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    As We Mark the Armistice Centenary, the UK Just Doubled Its Commitment to Achieving Peace

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2018

    Lest we forget. Read more

  • Article: Almost Half of Brits Have No Idea This 'Forgotten War' Exists
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    Almost Half of Brits Have No Idea This 'Forgotten War' Exists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 29, 2018

    And yet it's sparked the "world's worst humanitarian crisis." Read more