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Global Compact on Migration

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The New York Declaration For the first time on 19 September 2016 Heads of State and Government came together to discuss, at the global level within the UN General Assembly,

In conflicts and disasters, protect children from child labour (IPEC)

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Globally over 1.5 billion people live in countries that are affected by conflict, violence and fragility. At the same time, around 200 million people are affected by disasters every year.

United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons, Leading Towards their Total Elimination

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By resolution 71/258, the General Assembly decided to convene in 2017 a United Nations conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination.

The #WithRefugees Campaign channels public solidarity for people forced to flee

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SIGN NOW Add your support Join the team After being persecuted in Myanmar, Pa Kam’s family found a safe place to live in Malaysia where they could start their lives ...

Super Dads

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You don’t need super powers to be a super dad! The first 1,000 days of life can shape a child’s future. Children need play, nutritious food and love to build ...

Falling through the cracks: Yemen’s forgotten children in a cholera crisis

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Share Tweet Share The ongoing cholera outbreak which has gripped Yemen since late April is another example of the dangers associated with a collapsing health system. To date, there have ...


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To escape the violence and persecution, they leave everything behind. Join the greatest global movement in support of refugees. #SignAndPass

The Community Map, showcasing the global support for refugees

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Experimental theatre programme offers Syrian refugees the chance to express themselves and raise awareness of their plight Culture Eduaction Livelihood NGO More Details Former refugee empowers women and girls through ...

Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development (GFRID)

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GFRID2017 - speakers light blue 15 June - morning Director, Policy and Technical Advisory Division, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Read Bio Director, Policy and Technical Advisory Division, International ...

Safe Birth Even Here: Jordan’s Zaatari refugee camp

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Safe Birth Even Here: Jordan’s Zaatari refugee camp Nowhere is the risk of dying during childbirth greater than in disaster settings. Today, 3 in 5 maternal deaths occur in countries ...

Fighting Famine

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2 mentions3 weeks ago
Get Involved Donate World Food Program USA is a 501(c)(3) charity. Right now 20 million people are facing the risk of starvation. The World Food Programme (WFP) has launched emergency ...

Forced displacement in 2016

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The Global Trends Report is published every year to analyze the changes in UNHCR’s populations of concern and deepen public understanding of ongoing crises. UNHCR counts and tracks the numbers ...


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Millions of families have fled their homes to escape war or human rights abuses. Millions of mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers – who are also students, musicians, cooks, and so much ...

Narrowing the Gaps: The power of investing in the poorest children

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From inadequate healthcare and nutrition to vulnerability to infectious diseases, children living in poor communities face inequities every day. But perhaps the most fundamental injustice is this: Children growing up ...

Reducing gender gaps would significantly benefit women, society and the economy

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GENEVA (ILO News) – Gender gaps remain one of the most pressing challenges facing the world of work. Women are substantially less likely than men to participate in the labour ...