Ten new migratory species protected under global wildlife agreement

Asian elephants, jaguars and great Indian bustards were among 10 new species added to a global wildlife agreement on Saturday. 

Ten new migratory species protected under global wildlife agreement
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Situation in central Mali ‘deteriorating’ as violence, impunity rise, UN rights expert warns

The growing violence has contributed to a deteriorating security situation in central Mali, with impunity being one of the aggravating factors, an independent UN human rights expert warned on Friday.

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February 21, 2020 at 02:56PM
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UN launches new project to address link between terrorism, arms and crime

Cheap and easily accessible small arms are increasingly becoming the “weapon of choice” for many terrorist groups, the UN counter-terrorism chief told an event on Friday aimed to raise awareness of the nexus between terrorism, organized crime and illicit small arms trafficking.

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Cameroon: UN officials raise alarm over escalating violence, call for civilian protection

Four senior UN officials issued a joint statement on Friday deploring the continued human rights abuses committed against civilians, including women and children, in the south-west and north-west regions of Cameroon.

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February 21, 2020 at 12:49PM
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Escalating Burkina Faso violence brings wider Sahel displacement emergency into focus

Deadly attacks on villages in Burkina Faso have forced 150,000 people to flee in just the last three weeks, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Friday, warning of a displacement emergency in the wider Sahel region.

Escalating Burkina Faso violence brings wider Sahel displacement emergency into focus
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On World Social Justice Day, the UN labour agency  says ‘put people and planet first’

Reduce inequality around the world, the United Nations labour agency urged on Thursday, World Social Justice Day.

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February 20, 2020 at 02:48PM
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On World Social Justice Day, the UN labour agency  says ‘put people and planet first’

Reduce inequality around the world, the United Nations labour agency urged on Thursday, World Social Justice Day.

On World Social Justice Day, the UN labour agency  says ‘put people and planet first’
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End hostilities, ‘preserve lives’: UN refugee chief makes appeal for people trapped in Syria’s Idlib

As the already dire situation in north-west Syria dramatically continues to worsen in Idlib province, the head of the United Nations refugee agency called on Thursday for an end to the hostilities and appealed for urgent action to allow the people trapped there to move to places of safety.

End hostilities, ‘preserve lives’: UN refugee chief makes appeal for people trapped in Syria’s Idlib
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‘Deliberate starvation’ tactics used in South Sudan could be a war crime

The people of South Sudan have been “deliberately starved” in different parts of the country for ethnic and political reasons, and sexual violence against women and men as a weapon of war is ongoing, UN investigators said on Thursday. 

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February 20, 2020 at 08:30AM
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At Stockholm road safety summit, UN officials join global call to end ‘scourge’ of preventable deaths

Road traffic accidents take some 1.35 million lives every year and cost most countries three per cent of their gross domestic product, the top UN health official said on Wednesday as the Third Global Ministerial Conference On Road Safety kicked off in Stockholm, Sweden.

At Stockholm road safety summit, UN officials join global call to end ‘scourge’ of preventable deaths
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