Dec 09, 2019

This Week at the United Nations

9-13 December 2019


Monday, 9 December

Tuesday, 10 December

Wednesday, 11 December

Thursday, 12 December

Friday, 13 December

In case you missed it: 

  • Record number of people will need help worldwide during 2020: OCHA
  • SG António Guterres: Green economy ‘an opportunity to be embraced’ 
  • UN warns attacks on protesters, violence risk putting Iraq on dangerous trajectory
  • Protests, civil unrest show ‘renewed sense of patriotism’ in Iraq
  • Zimbabwe – once Africa’s breadbasket – faces man-made hunger crisis, worst in a decade
  • ‘We all must step up’ collective action on disability inclusion: UN deputy chief
  • UN rights chief extremely concerned over deadly crackdown on protesters in Iran
  • Measles ‘misinformation campaigns’ through social media, fuel rising death toll
  • Greener tourism: Greater collaboration needed to tackle rising emissions
  • From landlocked to land-linked: how the UN is helping some of the poorest countries
  • India’s plastic waste revolution

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