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  • Interview with Goodwill Ambassador Ozark Henry

    29.07.16 - Interview with UNODC Goodwill Ambassador Ozark Henry for World Day against Trafficking in Persons Ozark Henry as Goodwill Ambassador. Photo: UNODC The focus for World Day against Trafficking in Persons this year is 'Vulnerabilities to trafficking in persons', could you please elaborate on this? The exploitation of people’s […]

  • Know hepatitis – act now

    Photo/WHO 28 July 2016 – On World Hepatitis Day (WHD), WHO is urging countries to take rapid action to improve knowledge about the disease, and to increase access to testing and treatment services. Today, only 1 in 20 people with viral hepatitis know they have it. And just 1 in 100 with the disease is being treated. "The world has ignored […]

  • Change the world, foster the SDGs

    27.07.2016 – "Sport is also an important enabler of sustainable development. We recognize the growing contribution of sport to the realization of development and peace in its promotion of tolerance and respect, and the contributions it makes to the empowerment of women and of young people, individuals and communities as well as health, […]

  • Essayists for understanding

    26.07.16 - Students from around the world come together for multilingualism and understanding. Each year the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) and ELS Educational Services, Inc. run the Many Languages, One World international essay competition. Every year students from around the world are encouraged to submit essays that revolve around the […]

  • Solar Impulse touches down

    25.07.16 - The Solar Impulse solar aircraft finishes it's circumnavigation.  History will be made today when the Solar Impulse 2 touches down at midnight in Abu Dhabi. Piloted by Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg the flight will be the first time that a solar-powered aircraft has successfully circumnavigated the globe. Beginning on their […]


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