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Bio Official account of #UnitedNations. Get latest information on the UN. Follow us on Instagram: unitednations. #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights
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Account created 16-03-2008 20:15:36
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TweetDeck : Whats happening this week at the UN? #MandelaDay, High-level Political Forum on #GlobalGoals & more. List of events here: un.org/sg/en/content/…

TweetDeck : #YouNeedToKnow the #GlobalGoals, adopted by 193 countries at the UN to end poverty, protect the planet & reduce inequality. Here are daily actions you can take to transform the 🌍: youneedtoknow.ch

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iPhone : Cities are on the front lines of sustainable development. New York’s decision to report on its progress towards the #GlobalGoals is an encouraging sign of leadership by our great host city. bit.ly/2urXS9A

TweetDeck : Climate change is real & its happening now. But taking urgent climate action will create jobs, improve our health & save money.

Heres what you can do: j.mp/1BvpjPo #GlobalGoals

TweetDeck : Interested in ocean affairs & law of the sea? Apply to the Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme. Info: un.org/depts/los/nipp…

TweetDeck : On Sundays World Youth Skills Day, see how @ILO is tackling youth unemployment & training young people to be entrepreneurs: ilo.org/global/about-t… #WYSD2018

iPhone : There have been some great goals scored this #WorldCup. Join us as we work towards scoring another: ending #AIDS among #children.

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TweetDeck : UN Peacekeepers from Niger work to protect civilians & support local communities. We thank them for their service & sacrifice. peacekeeping.un.org/service #ServingForPeace

TweetDeck : Investing today in youth skills means investing in the present & future of our societies. Learn more about Sundays Youth Skills Day: bit.ly/1CEOpx5

TweetDeck : Youth unemployment has hit alarming levels worldwide. Tackling the skills gap can help achieve decent jobs for young people everywhere. More on Sundays Youth Skills Day: bit.ly/2mbEXfh #WYSD2018

iPhone : The #GlobalCompactForMigration’saim is not to stop migration, but to manage it as a historic & ongoing reality, & to support safe, orderly & regular movement of people. The multilateral agreement will strengthen faith in our ability for cooperative approaches to global challenges

iPhone : Young people are almost three times more likely to be unemployed than adults. Youth Skills Day is a chance to think about how young women and men can gain the skills they need to drive innovation, emerging technologies and sustainability. bit.ly/1CEOpx5

TweetDeck : Nothing could have prepared me for the bone-chilling accounts I heard in Bangladesh from Rohingya refugees who had fled widespread killings & violence in Myanmar.
-- António Guterres calls for action to help Rohingya refugees, in Washington Post.

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TweetDeck : The #PreventGenocide Convention was adopted 70 years ago. 45 countries have yet to join. See if your country is one of them: bit.ly/2N9LyDw

TweetDeck : Ahead of #MandelaDay, new exhibit on display at UNHQ in NYC celebrates the centenary of the human rights icons birth by showcasing his contributions to the work of the UN bit.ly/2G6GI5V

Media Studio : Migration is a positive global phenomenon. Many aging developed countries need migrants to fill crucial gaps in labour markets.

--António Guterres on the 1st-ever Global Compact #ForMigration, aiming to ensure safe, orderly & regular migration: refugeesmigrants.un.org/statements

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TweetDeck : “We did not have another choice than fleeing and leaving everything behind us. To me it was like a bad dream."

Millions in Mali are battling the relentless impact of insecurity, conflict and drought. Here's how you can help ⬇️

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