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Tarneit locals give blood to help save lives
Biden’s bid to strengthen global democracy
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Thousands of DR Congo refugees in Zambia opt to head home
Vodafone protects Australians from roaming rip off – just in time for borders opening
Rt Hon Winston Peters speech to AGM
UNHCR outraged as three staff members wounded in attack in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
Schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiases: treating millions of people, despite pandemic
Collective Service: supporting RCCE in emergencies
Governments pledge over USD 1 billion to support UN Refugee Agency’s work for 2022
FAO pledges upscaled support for better nutrition and healthy diets for all
Committee against Torture closes seventy-second session after adopting concluding observations on Bolivia, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania
World Soil Day: FAO highlights threat of soil salinization to global food security
FAO Food Price Index rises in November
UN torture prevention body announces visits for 2022
Committee against Torture Discusses Follow-up to Concluding Observations, Follow-up to Individual Communications, and Reprisals
‘From Crafting Headlines to Influencing them’: Greenpeace Africa Head of Communications’ Decade of Activism
Onchocerciasis elimination: achieving NTD road map targets, despite current pandemic challenges
Statement of Thirtieth Polio IHR Emergency Committee
Doors open at Dianella, Tarneit West’s new Community Centre
New details about JFK assassination in academic’s book
Will EU finally end its complicity in global deforestation?
Press briefing notes on Democratic Republic of Congo
UNHCR: Conflict, violence, climate change drove displacement higher in first half of 2021
First-Nation’s fire knowledge is reducing severity of Africa’s wildfires and cutting emissions
Food security crisis in Democratic Republic of Congo could worsen in coming months
First-Nation’s fire knowledge is reducing severity of Africa’s wildfires and cut emissions
Fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo forces 11,000 to flee to Uganda
Supply chain joins deforestation and farming practices as main source of emissions in agri-food sector
COP26 – Greenpeace condemns green light for another decade of forest destruction
Founder sociality hypothesis explains long-lasting social change when animals expand into novel niche
Actions must speak louder than words: five asks to achieve equity in vaccine delivery
Prosperity – Changements de perspective dans le domaine du Commerce et la sécurité alimentaire
UNHCR restarts operation to help return of refugees from Central African Republic
More than 60,000 Burundian refugees voluntarily return home this year
WHO unveils action plan to address findings of Independent Commission on DRC SEA allegations
UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights issues findings on Kuwait, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women Opens Eightieth Session
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights concludes seventieth session after adopting concluding observations on reports
On World Food Day, UN calls for strengthened and inclusive local food systems for displaced and host communities
Tuberculosis deaths rise for first time in more than decade due to Covid pandemic
World Food Day: Little hope of eradicating hunger while global population increases
World Food Day: Celebrating efforts to strengthen local food systems for displaced and host communities
Gender equality is critical for Afghanistan’s future, long-term development, and sustained peace
Human Rights Council Concludes Forty-eighth Regular Session after Adopting 25 Resolutions and One Statement by President
Human Rights Council Extends Mandates on Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia, Cambodia and Libya
‘Paris Agreement for nature’ summit begins
226 police recruits sworn in during private attestation ceremony, NSW