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Health services must stop leaving older people behind

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On the International Day of the Older Person – 1 October – WHO calls for a new approach to providing health services for older people. WHO highlights the role of ...

Child Labour

2 mentions1 week ago
The World Day is an opportunity to shine a light on what can be done to keep child labour out of supply chains. Join us in the call to end ...

‘Leaving no one behind’

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Social protection complements all of the above-mentioned interventions by smoothing transitions. Social protection programmes help the poor to access highly productive employment by increasing access to financial resources and allowing ...

EmPOWER Girls: Before, during and after emergencies

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4 mentions1 week ago
The world’s 1.1 billion girls are a source of power, energy, and creativity – and the millions of girls in emergencies are no exception. This year’s International Day of the ...

Support Girls’ Empowerment Today

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2 mentions3 days ago
For International Day of the Girl Child, observed annual on 11 October, the NYC Mayor’s Office for International Affairs asked two NYC Junior Ambassadors alumni — a girl and a boy — from Icahn ...

Climate change is a threat to rich and poor alike

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We focus on the human and development impacts of climate change Poor nations suffer most deaths, economic pain from wild weather Indian child brides sold in 'package deals' to men ...

WHO Headquarters Leadership Team

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
Dr Soumya Swaminathan has been appointed Deputy Director General for Programmes (DDP). A pediatrician from India and a globally recognized researcher on tuberculosis and HIV, she brings with her 30 ...

World Teachers' Day

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Held annually on 5 October since 1994, World Teachers’ Day commemorates the anniversary of the signing of the 1966 UNESCO/ILO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers, which celebrated its 50th ...

#BeatPollution with UN Environment

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Fair Progress?

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Climate! Comic! Contest!

4 mentions2 weeks ago
CAN YOU IMAGINE HAVING YOUR VERY OWN COMIC?! Calling everyone up to 25 years old! Enter our Climate Comic Contest by coming up with a climate change fighting superhero - ...