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United Nations

Bio Official account of the United Nations. #ClimateAction #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights
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Account created 16-03-2008 20:15:36
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Twitter for Advertisers : We support Michelle Bachelet in her message that we must all speak up to #FightRacism.
Every day we #StandUp4HumanRights with the work we are doing and we will keep fighting for the rights of victims.

Find out here what you can do to take action ⤵️

Twitter Web App : As we #RecoverBetter from #COVID19, we must increase #SDG7 progress.

Tomorrow Ill give opening remarks at the global launch of new #TrackingSDG7 report. Tune in⤵️

Register:docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAI…
Meeting:bit.ly/2zObJ0M
Event number: 717 687 658
Password: sdg7_reports

iPhone : Innovative Lab projects include providing 38 countries w/ hand-held devices that scan drug samples- results in 1 min; support on safe disposal of seized drugs & chemicals; unique online testing system to help detect forged passports. Heres to the future!

SocialFlow : Critic’s Notebook: “The most urgent filmmaking anybody’s doing in this country right now is by black people with camera phones,” @WesleyMorris writes. nyti.ms/2UnFDjx

iPhone : UNITAD team met remotely today w/ 29 Iraqi NGOs to discuss the establishment of an ongoing mechanism for collective dialogue through which Iraqi NGOs can contribute to the work of the Investigative Team. 1/2

Twitter Web App : No country or community can solve the complex problems of our world alone.

We need to come together - not only to talk, but to listen.

As the UN turns 75, I want to hear from you how we can build a better future for all, together.

Take our #UN75 survey.

Twitter Web App : Today, the #COVID19 pandemic is pushing Yemen even closer to the brink of collapse. World Food Programme is out there providing life-saving support to vulnerable families in #Yemen. #FundForYemen #YemenCantWait

iPhone : Important agreement yesterday in #Venezuela on #COVID19 response. If implemented according to humanitarian principles, it could unlock much needed resources to battle the pandemic. I encourage parties to continue their search for common ground to achieve a political resolution. twitter.com/undppa/status/…

iPhone : Today is #WorldBicycleDay 🚲

This is an opportunity to take stock of the benefits of the bicycle both for staying healthy & as a sustainable mode of transport during (and after) the global crisis: bit.ly/2XYG6JR
#ForNature

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iPhone : Petition · Kerala Forest Department - www​.​forest​.​kerala​.​gov​.​in: Criminal charge against those who killed the pregnant elephant · Change.org

I have signed this petition, i hope you will 🙏🏻 change.org/p/kerala-fores…

The official account of Bience Gawanas, Under-Secretary-General and Special Adviser on Africa to the United Nations Secretary-General.

iPhone : TCAP Communication Specialist engage with UN75 Dialogue video interview with the Vice President of the Tuvalu National Council of Women-Temukisa Hauma, the Community Island Leader of Nukulaelae- Luuni Tinilau. Interview focus on Climate Change challenges and gaps to address.

iPhone : 🗨️ « La mort de #GeorgeFloyd aux mains de la police est un autre rappel que le racisme - & toutes les formes de discrimination fondées sur la religion, lorigine ethnique, la couleur ou le sexe - est également une pandémie »

Miguel Ángel Moratinos
Chef dUNAOC news.un.org/fr/story/2020/… twitter.com/ONUinfo/status…

iPhone : #آفاق_تدعم
أطلقت آفاق منحة دعم الفنّانين، التي تهدف إلى دعم الفنانات والفنانين من المنطقة العربية ومقيمين فيها، عبر منحة تبلغ قيمتها 3000 دولار أميركي، تُقدّم لمرة واحدة وتغطي فترة تمتد من 3 إلى 6 أشهر.
للمزيد:
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iPhone : I joined tom keene this AM to discuss World Bank agenda to improve outcomes for poorer countries, including debt relief.

Will be important that it include all official bilateral (incl. China Development & Ex-Im Banks) + commercial creditors.

bloomberg.com/news/videos/20…

iPhone : Survivors of the senseless shooting that killed 30 migrants are still in hospitals fighting for their lives.

“I came to #Libya for work, but was kidnapped, detained and tortured for months. I now lost part of my hand, and dont know how I will ever work again,” said one of them.

iPhone : #WSIS Forum 2020 together with Malcolm Johnson #ITU #UNESCO #UNDP #UNCTAD released plans for going virtual itu.int/net4/wsis/foru… Thank you stakeholders for support - we look forward to a successful continuation of our work in implementing WSIS Action Lines & advancing #SDGs #ICT4SDG

Twitter Web App : A few years ago Jasmyn did a dope project with GIPHY. They asked activist to describe what #BlackLivesMatter meant to us.

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Twitter Web App : #COVID19 no se debe usar para restringir la disidencia o el libre flujo de información y debate. Necesitamos una diversidad de puntos de vista para entender mejor los desafíos que enfrentamos. Este debate es crucial para que los países reconstruyan mejor después de la crisis.