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  • Ciné-ONU: L’Etranger – More than just football

    21 March - “L’Etranger” follows Moussa Cissokho’s move from Senegal to Brussels, where he becomes a football coach and fosters team spirit within the multicultural team of BX Brussels. His trust and support for the players ultimately leads to success, demonstrating that team sports and compassionate individuals can be […]

  • Human Development: 7 European countries among top 10

    21 March 2017 - Seven European countries are among the ten countries that top the Human Development Index list, which was published in Stockholm yesterday. Norway is in first place, followed by Switzerland, Australia, Germany and  Denmark. The Index is a part of UNDP´s annual Human Development Report, this year entitled […]

  • Water: a resource flushed down the drain?

    22 March 2017 – In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly designated 22 March as World Water Day. Each year on this day, the UN World Water Development Report (WWDR) is published by the United Nations World Water Assessment Programme. The Report is a joint effort between the different UN agencies which make up UN Water. It gives […]

  • Racial profiling in focus on international day

    21. March 2017. The UN Human Rights Chief calls for actions to combat hate speech and hate crime  on the occasion of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. “It is an  annual reminder to us all to do more to combat racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia, hate speech and hate crimes,” says the High […]

  • Rhymin' for human rights

    21 March 2017 - "By celebrating poetry today, we celebrate our ability to join together, in a spirit of solidarity, to scale and climb “the cloudy summits of our time.” - Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO. World Poetry Day is celebrated annually by the United Nations on 21 March. The purpose of this celebration is to support […]


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