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Progress has been made, but 'not at a sufficient speed to realize the SDGs': UN ECOSOC President

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left to right: Keynote Speaker Michelle Yeoh, USG Liu Zhenmin (DESA), UN Deputy Secretary-...

Saudi Arabia triples yearly contribution of dates for refugees living in camps in Algeria

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) received a contribution of dates from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia worth US$1.5 million to support refugees residing in camps in Algeria.

In Gaza, UN envoy urges Israel, Palestinian factions to step back from brink of a war that ‘everybody will lose’

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Nickolay Mladenov, UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process.

Civilian deaths in Afghanistan hit record high – UN

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Funeral of civilian killed in a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, June 2018. The UN...