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How UNEP is helping education systems go green   
January 22, 2022
Source: unep.org - UNEP is stepping up its work to help young people take a more active role in countering climate change and other environmental threats.
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Letter to UN Global Compact participants from Sanda Ojiambo   
January 22, 2022
Source: United Nations Global Compact - Annual Letter to UN Global Compact stakeholders from Sanda Ojiambo. Dear participants of the UN Global Compact, As we enter the third year of the global coronavirus pandemic,
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The Changing Childhood Project: Global Research by the United Nations Children’s Fund   
January 22, 2022
Source: LinkedIn - As a design industry practitioner, I always find new global research reports on Gen Z from UNICEF to be insightful additions to my reading list. The United Nations Children's Fund is a leader in collecting data across the...
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The United Nations Passes A Historic Resolution   
January 22, 2022
Source: The Times of Israel - A historic resolution condemning Holocaust denial and distortion was passed by the United Nations General Assembly yesterday. It was sponsored by Israel, co-sponsored by Germany and backed by the United States and Russia.
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The Path Toward Sustainable 6G   
January 22, 2022
Source: YAHOO!Finance - To that end, VMware is excited to help lead the Next G Alliance working group that focuses on sustainable next-generation mobile networks. The group is called Green G and is chaired by me (Colleen Josephson),
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The Climate Crisis in Focus as Giorgio Parisi joins FAO's Nobel Laureates Alliance   
January 22, 2022
Source: Middle East North Africa Financial Network - Today, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) welcomed Physics Nobel Laureate Giorgio Parisi to join its Nobel Laureates Alliance for Food Security and Peace ...
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United Nations says Tonga will need more help   
January 22, 2022
Source: Nine News Australia - The United Nations Coordination Specialist in Tonga says the people are going to need sustained support as they deal with the aftermath of the volcanic eruption. Added 13 minutes
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‘A future full of risks’: What’s next for climate crisis conversations in 2022'   
January 22, 2022
Source: Yahoo - As governments and industries across the world pledge to minimise their environmental footprints, Saman Javed speaks to experts about the changes we need to see in 2022
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Guest Commentary: New York must develop a coherent energy strategy   
January 22, 2022
Source: The Daily Star - State planners and politicians have put climate spin into high gear with the release of New York’s draft scoping plan, an 800-page document meant to guide energy policy. With singular
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The United Nations: Empowering the UN agencies with ‘AI for Good’ Series   
January 22, 2022
Source: Analytics Insight - This article explains how the United Nations is tackling every day challenges while utilizing AI for Good series for multiple UN agencies like the ITU (The International Telecommunication Union).
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