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Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief to mark World Environment Day

Jun 05, 2019

5 June 2019 In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wedn…

Sudan: UN chief deplores excessive force used against pro-democracy protesters, calls on military and civilian leaders to ‘stay the course’ in negotiations

Jun 03, 2019

Security forces in Sudan fired on pro-democracy protesters in the capital Khartoum on Monday, leaving a number of dead and many mo…

World Food Programme accesses Yemeni frontline district for first time since conflict began

May 31, 2019

31 May 2019 Amid the world’s largest humanitarian crisis still unfolding …

From philanthropy to profit: how clean energy is kickstarting sustainable development in east Africa

May 31, 2019

31 May 2019 Until recently, Namacurra district, in the Zambezia province of Mozambique, some 1,500 km from the capital Maputo, …