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United Nations

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 : Every year, the world loses 24 billion tons of fertile soil. With sustainable land management, 2+ billion ha of degraded land can be restored back to health. More on Mondays World Day to Combat Desertification: bit.ly/2019WDCD #2019WDCD

iPhone : A special message from our Goodwill Ambassador, David Beckham, on #FathersDay. uni.cf/time #EarlyMomentsMatter

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Twitter Media Studio : #LGBTI RIGHTS = HUMAN RIGHTS

This #PrideMonth join UN UN Free & Equal in the fight against transphobia & homophobia: unfe.org

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TweetDeck : Migrants are essential both to the economic well-being of developed countries & their countries of origin -- António Guterres on the importance of #FamilyRemittances un.org/en/events/fami… #GlobalGoals

iPhone : Support parents to support their children.

This #FathersDay, we join UNICEF in calling for a minimum of 6 months paid parental leave for both mothers AND fathers.

Join us → uni.cf/ItsAboutTime #EarlyMomentsMatter

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iPhone : When 1.3 billion tonnes of food is wasted every year but over 820 million people are malnourished, it is clear that we need to rethink the way we produce and consume.

Everyone can take action to reverse this trend. Here are some ideas: bit.ly/2VBGO0h #GlobalGoals

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TweetDeck : Saturdays International Day of #FamilyRemittances highlights the financial contribution of 200 million migrant workers around 🌎 to their families & communities back home. bit.ly/31vl7PG

TweetDeck : The teacher told me if I eat healthy food, I will become smart & then I can become anything when I grow up. - Shweta from India knows that full stomachs fuel big dreams. More on World Food Programmes school meals programme: www1.wfp.org/school-meals #ZeroHunger

TweetDeck : I wanted to be part of this meaningful and exciting career.

Meet South Africas Dimakatso Maila, who leads nearly 40 UN Peacekeepers #ServingForPeace with MONUSCO in Democratic Republic of Congo. Her story: un.org/africarenewal/…

TweetDeck : On Sundays #FamilyRemittances Day, see how migrants help achieve the #GlobalGoals by sending money to their families & communities back home: bit.ly/2WHH7TZ

iPhone : A record number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants arrived at the border with Peru yesterday.

Our UNHCR staff are working round the clock, alongside our partners, to respond to their most urgent humanitarian and protection needs. #Venezuela

Twitter Media Studio : When we act early, and are united, we can save lives and prevent suffering.

-- António Guterres tells Security Council meeting on conflict prevention & mediation. bit.ly/2RaeVb4

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iPhone : Gender Equality is a top priority for young people in Jordan! Very glad to have an open discussion on stereotypes, stigma and taboo on women’s rights with this dynamic group of young ppl and UN Women Jordan in a youth friendly space مساحة ليوان co-founded by young ppl themselves. twitter.com/unwomenjordan/…

TweetDeck : Malakal in South Sudan was largely a ghost town during that countrys armed conflict. But with support from UNMISS, residents are learning how to rebuild their communities & their lives. bit.ly/2IIzcAW #ServingForPeace

iPhone : Political leaders are not acting quickly enough to win the race against the climate emergency. I trust young people like Greta Thunberg to push my generation, to push their parents, to push societies to save our planet & our future. bit.ly/2XqQSqP

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