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UN Day, 24 October 2017

Remarks at Sida Townhall on occasion of UN Day, 24 October 2017  


Climate change is a threat to rich and poor alike

Climate Change is Threat to Rich and Poor Alike  


World Teachers Day 2017 Joint Message

Joint Message on the occasion of World Teachers’ Day 2017 - “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers”  


Loans and energy-saving technology transform lives in rural Ethiopia

Through a joint programme with UN Women, over 19,500 women across Ethiopia have benefited from interest-free loans, along with entrepreneurship training.  


Healing the physical and emotional wounds of sexual violence

After more than a decade of conflict in which rape has been used as a weapon, sexual violence is sadly a fact of life for both women and men in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. Congolese…  



UN Development Chief Concludes Visit to Ecuador

UNDP Administrator Helen Clark wrapped up a three day visit to Ecuador yesterday where she participated in the UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), met with…  


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