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We cannot allow "doomsday weapons" to endanger the future: UN chief We cannot allow "doomsday weapons" to continue threatening our children's future and that of the entire world. That's the passionate view of…

20 Sep 2017 / Listen /

The world is running out of antibiotics: WHO

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The world is running out of life-saving antibiotics, according to a new report published by the World Health Organization…

20 Sep 2017 / Listen /

Act now to realize women's economic rights: UN Secretary-General

UN Secretary-General António Guterres (center) speaking at a high-level event on women's economic empowerment. Photo: UN Women

It is time to take "concrete measures" to realize gender equality and women's rights in the economy, the UN…

19 Sep 2017 / Listen /

40 million worldwide trapped in modern slavery: UN-backed report

New data shows 40 million in modern slavery and 152 million in child labour around the world. Photo: ILO/Marcel Crozet

More than 40 million people worldwide are trapped in modern slavery, while some 152 million children—or one in 10…

19 Sep 2017 / Listen /
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