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Girls can "shape future" with ICT

Serafina Jacobson-Walsh (right) interviewing Sylvia Todd. © ITU/T.Blyth-Kubota

Girls can help to shape the future of the planet if they're more involved in information and communications technology…well…

24 Apr 2014 / Listen /

World Immunization Week: "know, check and protect"

HPV vaccination in a school for adolescent girls. Source: Screen capture from UNIFEED video

On World Immunization Week, people are being asked to learn more about vaccines, check their immunization status and get…

24 Apr 2014 / Listen /

UN Mission in South Sudan rejects responsibility for "disaster" in Bentiu

Displaced civilians sheltering at the UNMISS base in Bentiu, Unity State. Photo: UNMISS/Anna Adhikari

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has said it was not responsible for the human rights abuses…

23 Apr 2014 / Listen /

Cell phones in developing countries encourage "reading without books"

© Worldreader, A Masai girl, wearing traditional beaded jewelery, reads on a low-end Android phone, Kenya. UNESCO@PHOTO

People in the developing world are using their mobile devices to read full length books and stories, according to…

23 Apr 2014 / Listen /
Shipwrecks offer "huge potential" for small island states Nuclear Science in Cancer Treatment Evidence of hundreds of executions in South Sudan's Bentiu Improving "health of oceans" for food and nutrition security Organic farming protects Mother Earth and supports harmony with nature Vaccines guarded against natural disasters in refrigerators in the Philippines Global economy "turning corner" says IMF Ethnic killings and radio hate speech deplored in South Sudan Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars sing about peace and forgiveness Best-selling author calls for global support for Syrian refugees in Iraq Victims of domestic violence need employment to restart their lives Reconciliation process in Central African Republic underway says UN expert "Unimaginable" situation for women in South Sudan Papua New Guinea struggles to meet MDG poverty targets
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World Immunization Week 2014


Programmes from UN Headquarters

UN Radio Classics

ECOSOC Chamber

The New Frontier

Starring actor Edward G. Robinson, this programme describes how the path to universal peace and prosperity is “the new frontier” for mankind and tasks for the UN Economic and Social…

9 Apr 2014 / Listen /

Freedom of the skies

ICAO Emblem

A drama portraying the creation of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), the UN body in charge of rules of airspace, aircraft…

9 Apr 2014 / Listen /
All Your Strength