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Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Working Group to hold fortieth session in Geneva from 24 January
University of Toronto doctor delivers ‘Miracle’ baby on board Qatar Airways flight
University of Toronto doctor delivers baby on Qatar Airways flight: CityNews
University of Toronto doctor delivers baby aboard Qatar Airways flight: CityNews
Center of Innovation optimizes digital solutions to combat agricultural pest
Dominic Barton to succeed Simon Thompson as Chair
People – Developing capacities on NSOAP process
New policy brief highlights lessons on airport asylum in age of Covid
Governments pledge over USD 1 billion to support UN Refugee Agency’s work for 2022
Failure to vaccinate world created perfect breeding ground for Omicron, say campaigners
New Ambassador to Russia announced
“We may soon reach a tipping point when AMR surpasses heart disease and other so-called lifestyle illness as leading cause
COP26: More than expected, less than hoped
Fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo forces 11,000 to flee to Uganda
Botswana graduates first Ph.D. scientist in collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine
“Exceptionally Weak” With No Mention Of Fossil Fuel Phaseout – Greenpeace response
Ending child labour by 2025 requires effective action and strong leadership
How Covid Vaccine Marketing Strategies Must Change for Global Success
Agenda 2030 – IMPROVING DATA QUALITY AND USE FOR MONITORING SDGs
More than 60,000 Burundian refugees voluntarily return home this year
Partnering with traditional healers boosts HIV testing in Uganda
IATA Adds ‘Quote and Book’ Function to IATA Net Rates – IAG Cargo First to Integrate Solution
On World Food Day, UN calls for strengthened and inclusive local food systems for displaced and host communities
World Food Day: Celebrating efforts to strengthen local food systems for displaced and host communities
New stress management course for people living with adversity
International Day of Rural Women theme: Rural Women Cultivating Good Food for All
Statement on Solutions Initiative for 7 million forcibly displaced people
Australia announces new High Commissioner to Kenya
FAO partners with Adaptation Fund to help vulnerable countries fight impact of climate change
Stories of resilience and hope during Refugee Week
International scientists collaborate for online STEM game
Indigenous mentors ‘close gap’
Some of most climate-vulnerable countries receive less than $2 per person a year to help them tackle
Locusts swarm into northern Uganda as Oxfam looks toward a $5m response across region
Study measures consumers’ demands for cassava
Africa Solidarity Trust Fund donates $1 million to efforts to combat Desert Locust
Guided self-help intervention reduces refugees’ psychological distress and improves wellbeing
Study reveals breastfeeding could protect babies from malaria
New Einaudi Center director launches book in Zambia
Drop in cholera cases worldwide, as key endemic countries report gains in cholera control
Australian Government must help bring more families together: Oxfam
A “game changer” for world’s most vulnerable, says FAO Director-General
More pregnant women and children protected from malaria, but accelerated efforts and funding needed
Cereal killer’s deadly touch could lead to new wheat threat
University study finds evidence of a new type of social organization in primates
Major milestone for WHO-supported Ebola vaccine
Crop-improvement lab established with $25M USAID grant
Climate scientist Konecky named Packard Fellow