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‘Emulate his example’ urges UN chief as world celebrates Nelson Mandela: a ‘global advocate for dignity and equality’ 

Jul 18, 2019

18 July 2019 Nelson Mandela was an “extraordinary global advocate for dig…

‘Young people care about peace’: UN Youth Envoy delivers key message to Security Council

Jul 17, 2019

17 July 2019 After visiting refugee camps in Jordan, UN-backed schools in Gaza, mun…

25 years after population conference, women still face challenges to ‘well-being and human rights’, says UN chief

Jul 16, 2019

16 July 2019 Many women and girls “still face enormous challenges to thei…

‘Greater urgency’ needed in fight against HIV/AIDS, warns UN agency, amidst $1 billion investment cuts

Jul 16, 2019

16 July 2019 The UN programme leading the global effort to end AIDS is calling fo…