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Over 8 million women and girls in Ukraine will need humanitarian assistance in 2024
NZ announces new support for Ukraine
Gaza: Every day, more and more people are on the brink of famine-like conditions
Smart design aids non-urban water metering compliance, as irrigators act to meet rollout deadlines
HKUST President Prof. Nancy IP to attend “Winter Davos”
COP28: FAO spotlights agrifood systems’ potential to address climate impacts and achieve 1.5°C goal
UNE pioneers global health solutions
Universal Health Coverage Day 2023 focuses on building resilience of health systems
Health service quality must be a priority, not an afterthought: New Collection on quality of care
Visit to the United States for Defence industry talks and annual Ministerial Development Dialogue
Water shortages linked to climate change exacerbating the risks to children in Gaza conflict
ActionAid welcomes Australia joining Clean Energy Transition Partnership
New WHO manual aims to curb dangerous speeding on the world’s roads
41 funders, partners endorse new guiding principles for financing climate and health solutions to protect health
As disasters and heat intensify, can the world meet the urgency of the moment at the COP28 climate talks?
3 reasons why removing grazing animals from Australia’s arid lands for carbon credits is a bad idea
Global health community calls for urgent action on climate and health at COP28
Tasmanian firm Geoneon tackles climate change with Rockliff Liberal Space Seed grant
Announcing recipients of 2024 NLA Fellowships
Tuberculosis response recovering from pandemic but accelerated efforts needed to meet new targets
Smart design meets strong water metering compliance, as irrigators plan to meet statutory obligations
WHO urges investing in “One Health” actions for better health of the people and the planet
Driving Victoria’s Export Success And Growing Local Jobs
Government’s Sustainable Finance Strategy must focus on nature-based technologies as a solution to…
Climate adaptation projects sometimes exacerbate the problems they try to solve – a new tool hopes to correct that
Our children’s future: a call to end childhood lead poisoning
United Nations partners call for investments in self-care interventions to improve sexual and reproductive health
World Food Forum: Strong momentum as Hand-in-Hand Investment Forum opens
Mater Researcher lends voice to global healthcare conference in Washington, DC
Food for thought: why vegan pet food could help save the planet
FAO broadens scope of innovative water monitoring tool to include the whole world
UNGA 78 side event: “Building a Common Safer Future: Timely and Equitable Access to Medical Countermeasures against Pandemic Threats”
Billions left behind on the path to Universal Health Coverage
Leaders spotlight the critical intersection between health and climate ahead of COP-28 first-ever Health Day
SDG Action Weekend: FAO touts High Impact Initiatives to transform agrifood systems and boost the 2030 Agenda
Expert Insights: G20 Primer
FAO renews call for agrifood systems transformation
ICRC elects two new members to governing body
Insight – Building resilient infrastructure in the Pacific Islands
HSF advises IFC on first investment in lithium, supporting the development of Argentina’s Sal de Vida
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Commend Uruguay on High-Quality Delegation, Ask about the Situation of People of…
FAO champions implementation of 12 projects as The Pandemic Fund rolls out first round of financing
Briefing on the Secretary-General’s new Vision for the Rule of Law
South Sudan: FAO intensifies efforts to increase resilience of agrifood systems to threats and crises
Mining the seabed for clean-tech minerals could destroy ecosystems. Will it get the green light?
Human Rights Council President appoints Carlos Castresana Fernández to serve as member of South Sudan Commission
Board appointments for Australian Renewable Energy Agency
New report calls for greater attention to children’s vital first years