United Nations Initiatives
The frontline in liberating child soldiers   
March 29, 2015
- The Christian Science Monitor - According to the îUnited Nationsî, the invading troops should not be surprised to find thousands of child soldiers. Last year, the recruitment of children by armed groups rose by nearly...
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Ghanaian peacekeepers are outstanding- UN   
March 29, 2015
- Ghana Web - The îUnited Nationsî today, (March 26, 2015), commended Ghana for her outstanding contributions over the years to Peacekeeping Operations in the world. The Under Secretary-General of the Department for...
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Bill C-51 gives too much power to police, CSIS   
March 29, 2015
- Terrace Standard - and the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî without being suspected of terrorism. Yes, the issue is political but in a democracy, it is every citizenâs right and responsibility to...
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Global meet moots school milk programme   
March 29, 2015
- The Hindu Business Line - The event was jointly organized by the NDDB, the îFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationsî (FAO), Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific (APHCA) and...
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Climate Change Not to Blame for Extreme Winters   
March 29, 2015
- Nature World News - This goes along with climate model simulations by the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî (IPCC). And while this suggests that temperature extremes will become rarer, it does not mean that...
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Habitat for Humanity Youth Build   
March 29, 2015
- The Sunday Leader - We urge you all to join the program and experience the difference it makes!â The event was recognized by îUNî îGlobal Compactî (UNGC) as a monumental opportunity for corporate...
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The U.N. at 70: U.N. Reform Must Benefit All Countries   
March 29, 2015
- Inter Press Service - As the U.N. Intellectual History Project stated in 2001 âIdeas matter. People matterâ- and ideas that benefit the peoples of the îUnited Nationsî matter the most. The U.N. is uniquely...
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UN Chief hails Nigerians for ensuring peaceful elections   
March 29, 2015
- dailypost.ng - The îUnited Nationsî, UN, Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, has congratulated Nigeria on the largely peaceful and orderly conduct of Presidential and National Assembly elections. The UN Chief, in a...
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U.S. to submit plans to fight global warming; most others delay   
March 29, 2015
- Reuters - OSLO/WASHINGTON - The United States will submit plans for slowing global warming to the îUnited Nationsî early this week but most governments will miss an informal March 31 deadline, complicating work on a...
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Diplomats and U.N. staff flee Yemen as Houthis target Aden   
March 29, 2015
- Reuters - In the capital Sanaa, which has been under Houthi control since September, the îUnited Nationsî said most of its 100 international staff were evacuated. Airport officials said up to 250 other foreigners...
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