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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 /

Afghan women need greater participation in the peace process

More women should have a greater role in the Afghan peace process. Photo: UNAMA

Encouraging Afghan women to join the peace process requires safer work conditions and an equal right to participate in…

31 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Small island developing states detail peace and security woes

Climate change poses a threat to survival in the Southwest Pacific, and in most of the small islands around the globe. Photo: FAO/Sue Price

The big issues facing small island developing states (SIDS) were the focus of debate in the UN Security Council…

30 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Economic growth predicted at 0.5% in Latin America and Caribbean

The UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) holds press conference at its headquarters in Santiago, Chile, to launch the Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 2015. Photo: ECLAC/Carlos Vera

Economic growth in Latin America and the Caribbean will average out at half a per cent in 2015, according…

30 Jul 2015 / Listen /

Nepali families unknowingly send their children to child traffickers

© UNICEF Nepal/2015/Newar

Lured by promises of education and health care, families affected by the earthquake in Nepal are unknowingly sending their…

30 Jul 2015 / Listen /
Thai student says language is "key to understanding different cultures" Political solution only way to end Syrian crisis and ISIL advance Developing countries to lead global population growth Sanctions on Iran and Cuba need phasing out, says expert
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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…

15 Apr 2015 / Listen /

Could Be


Actor Martin Gable is part of this anticipation drama about “what could be” if the countries put as much determination in coming…

15 Apr 2015 / Listen /
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