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Dialogue and cooperation needed for ‘interlinked global crises’ UN chief says in Austria

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Secretary-General António Guterres (left) and the President of Austria, Alexander Van der Bellen, hold a joint press conference in Vienna, Austria.

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New UN campaign aims to bring more young voices to halls of power

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A youth climate activist takes part in a demonstration in Toronto, Canada.

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Ukraine: UN chief condemns school attack; welcomes new evacuees from Mariupol

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UN Secretary-General António Guterres.

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Ukraine: UN-Red Cross operation underway to evacuate civilians from stricken Mariupol plant

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The aftermath of bombing in the besieged Ukrainian city of Mariupol. Residents under fire were forced to share a makeshift pit latrine.

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Deadly mosque explosion ‘another painful blow to the people of Afghanistan’

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The sun sets on Kabul, Afghanistan

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Guterres in Ukraine: War is ‘evil’ and unacceptable, calls for justice

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UN Secretary-General António Guterres visits Irpin in Ukraine.

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Myanmar Court Postpones Verdict in Corruption Trial of Aung San Suu Kyi

A court in Myanmar has delayed for one day the verdict in one of nearly a dozen corruption cases against Aung San Suu Kyi, the country’s ousted de facto leader.

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At least 10 million children face severe drought in the Horn of Africa – UNICEF

UN Children’s Fund warns of rapid rise in need as humanitarian funding requirements double

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On 3 February 2022 in Somalia, a child feeds on a Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF) packet while his mother holds him waiting to receive assistance at Community Empowerment and Development Action Health Centre in Dolow.

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Development financing crucial to get global economy back on track

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Financing for development is needed to fully realize the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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'Tomorrow could be too late': The UN calls for an immediate halt to fighting in Mariupol, Ukraine

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A man holds a dog as he walks past a damaged house following shelling in Mariupol, in southeastern Ukraine.