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"Intensify surveillance" to beat Ebola says new health chief

Ebola treatment centre in Maghuraka, Sierra Leone. Photo: UNMEER/Martine Perret

The surveillance of outbreaks of the Ebola disease in West Africa needs to be intensified if the deadly virus…

28 Jan 2015 / Listen /

Child soldiers in South Sudan released from army

Children in South Sudan. Photo: UNMISS/Ilya Medvedev

Around 3000 child soldiers in South Sudan are scheduled to be released from fighting, according to the UN Children's…

27 Jan 2015 / Listen /

Gas car supporters manoeuvre into global energy debate

Presentation of natural gas fuelled vehicle. UN Photo / Jean-Marc Ferré

A growing global population means there are likely to be far more than the 850 million vehicles on the…

27 Jan 2015 / Listen /

El Salvador promotes human rights for LGBTI community

Pescozada / OHCHR Central Ameria

The rights of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community in El Salvador are being highlighted as…

27 Jan 2015 / Listen /
Civilians in Ukraine recovering after rocket attack Stability maintained across Israel/Lebanon "Blue Line" Musicians support efforts to end violence against women Asia-Pacific faces challenge of reducing poverty: UNDP Hunger kills more people than conflicts: FAO chief The toll of "dirty energy" on humans Theatrical fight against domestic violence in Nicaragua New campaign aims to galvanize support for women's empowerment Small farmers feed people on earth and in outer space Rome meeting focuses on inland fisheries Iceland champions gender equality at the UN Anti-Semitism under spotlight at the United Nations
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Peace on Earth

Actor Charles Boyer discusses the cruelties of war, highlighting the urgency for peace in troubled areas such as Korea, India, Iraq, Germany and Syria, and giving a voice to soldiers…

24 Dec 2014 / Listen /

1996 Declaration of World Thanksgiving

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The United Nations celebrates the 1996 Declaration of World Thanksgiving, marking the first time every country in the General Assembly unanimously voted…

4 Nov 2014 / Listen /
The War on Flu