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UN Calling Asia: focus on Japan, youth in politics in Afghanistan and Myanmar floods

Japanese students who handed over their petition to the UN Conference on Disarmament. UN Photo/Daniel Johnson

Disarm now, Japanese student tells member states Japan renewed its calls for the total elimination of nuclear weapons at the UN on Tuesday…with a little help from one high school student from Hiroshima.…

20 Aug 2015 / Listen /

UN Calling Asia: focus on Hiroshima, Indigenous People’s Rights and Freedom of Expression

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“Work together for peace” says Hiroshima survivor A survivor of the atomic bomb which was dropped on Hiroshima 70…

13 Aug 2015 / Listen /

UN Calling Asia: focus on Afghan casualties, Myanmar floods and child trafficking in Nepal

Members of a family sit outside their simple home in northern Afghanistan's Faryab province. Photo: UNHCR/S. Sisomsack

Afghan casualty figures mask "horrendous" consequences, says mission head Nearly 5,000 Afghan civilians have been killed or injured as…

6 Aug 2015 / Listen /

UN Calling Asia: focus on human rights, climate change and public-private partnerships

Coastal erosion remains a critical environmental issue for many of the islands in the Maldives. Photo: UNDP Maldives/Ahmed Yaamin

Sanctions on Iran need phasing out, says expert The time has come for “phasing out” sanctions on Iran in…

30 Jul 2015 / Listen /
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