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Jordanian student wants more youth involvement in UN

Sara Arafeh from Jordan speaking at the Global Youth Forum on Multilingualism: Many Languages, One World 2015. Photo: UN Web TV

A winner of a UN-backed multilingual essay competition wants more young people to be involved in the global organization's…

1 Aug 2015 / Listen /

Ebola response mission closes although crisis not over yet

Fatoumata Lejeune. Photo: UNifeed

"Considerable progress" has been made in combating the deadly Ebola disease in West Africa but the UN remains steadfast…

31 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Sustainable agriculture could increase yields" by up to 500 per cent"

Members of the Cooperative Agriculture Maraicher for Boulbi, water and hoe their vegetable fields in Kieryaghin village, Burkina Faso. Photo: Dominic Chavez/World Bank

Crop yields in Africa could be increased by up to 500 per cent if farmers use what's been called…

31 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Ebola crisis impedes over 70,000 birth records in Liberia

UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré

More than 70,000 unregistered babies born during the deadly Ebola outbreak in Liberia will receive birth certificates thanks to…

31 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Emergency medical supplies reaching pregnant woman in Yemen

WHO mobile teams in Alluhaya district of Hodeida, Yemen, deliver health services to 880 displaced families. Photo: WHO Yemen

Life-saving equipment and medical supplies from the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) are arriving in Yemen to help pregnant women…

31 Jul 2015 / Listen /
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Declaration of Human Rights by Eleanor Roosevelt

In this historic audio, listen to Eleanor Roosevelt – diplomat, activist and former First Lady of the United States – read from the Declaration. Duration: 00:12:53     SHARE WITH…

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Could Be


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15 Apr 2015 / Listen /
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