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Welcome to the United Nations. It's your world. United Nations News Centre with breaking news from the UN News Service Advanced Search Fri, 3 Jun 2016 | What, When at UN: Secretary-General begins official visit to France… Bi-weekly press briefing in Geneva… Latest Ukraine human rights report launched… Top relief official says UN and partners doing ‘everything they can’ for people in Fallujah Expressing his deep concern at the plight of civilians trapped in the besieged Iraqi city of Fallujah in Iraq, the most senior United Nations relief official today underlined that the Organization and its partners are doing everything they can to scale up humanitarian assistance. UN advisor foresees more humanitarian deliveries this month to besieged areas in Syria Droughts and persisting conflicts exacerbate global food needs – UN agency Looking beyond ‘quick-fix’ solutions, UN agencies help South Sudan refugees become self-sufficient More stories » News by Topic Peace and Security Economic Development In Focus Related:  UN related

ited Nations Millennium Development Goals The eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – which range from halving extreme poverty rates to halting the spread of HIV/AIDS and providing universal primary education, all by the target date of 2015 – form a blueprint agreed to by all the world’s countries and all the world’s leading development institutions. They have galvanized unprecedented efforts to meet the needs of the world’s poorest. The UN is also working with governments, civil society and other partners to build on the momentum generated by the MDGs and carry on with an ambitious post-2015 development agenda. News on Millennium Development Goals Launch of the UN Sustainable Development Goals As the MDGs era comes to a conclusion with the end of the year, 2016 ushers in the official launch of the bold and transformative 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted by world leaders last September at the United Nations. The MDG Gap Task Force Report 2015 is now available Millennium Development Goals Report 2015 now available

Georgetown Journal of International Affairs Multimédia des Nations Unies Rejoignez l'appel à l'action pour l'assainissement! 2,5 milliards de personnes dans le monde n'ont toujours pas accès à un assainissement de base. Reconnaissant que de plus grands progrès en matière d'assainissement sont essentiels pour lutter contre la pauvreté et la maladie, l'ONU a lancé un nouvel effort pour stimuler le progrès pour l'assainissement et l'eau avant 2015. Pour briser le silence sur la défection en plein air et améliorer l'assainissement pour tous, rejoignez l'appel à l'action de l'ONU pour l'assainissement. Partagez la vidéo et participez à la conversation en ligne en utilisant #toilettesPourTous | #défécationEnPleinAir Les Nations Unies sur Youtube Podcast Radio des Nations Unies Les programmes quotidiens de la Radio des Nations Unies sont disponibles gratuitement sur iTunes. Classiques audio de l'ONU Ces programmes permettent de revivre les moments historiques de l'Organisation pendant la seconde moitié du XXe siècle.

titled Action Areas / Summit Announcements At the Climate Summit on September 23rd 2014 in New York, at the invite of the UN Secretary-General, global leaders from Government, business, finance and civil society came together to announce bold commitments to action in areas that are critical for keeping global temperature increases to less than two degrees Celsius. The eight Action Areas are: Agriculture | Cities | Energy | Financing | Forests | Industry | Resilience | Transportation The Issue Rice fields, Viet Nam – UN Photo/Kibae Park Food production will need to increase by at least 60 per cent over the next 35 years to provide food security for the 9 billion people expected to be living on the planet by 2050. Session Webcast Key Documents Download as PDF Action Statement Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture – Action Plan AGRICULTURE – Annex Press Release: Climate Summit Launches Efforts Toward Food Security for 9 Billion People by 2050 Traffic congestion. Session webcast Energy Efficiency

United Nations Webcast titled Examination centres The information on this page is for candidates whose application to take a given LCE has already been accepted. Each language examination takes place on the same day in examination centres around the world. The centres are open according to the number and location of qualified applicants invited as well as the availability of the necessary technical equipment. Candidates who have submitted their application and received notification that it has been accepted will be assigned an examination centre on the basis of the information provided in the personal history profile section of their application. Use the dropdown window below and browse through the list of examinations for information on the examination centre location, examination time, check in time, exact address and contact person. Select an examination:

UNifeed: One World, One Feed | Broadcast Quality News Video ALL STORIES ARE AVAILABLE AT Following renewal of fighting in Bentiu, capital of the Unity State of South Sudan, the anti-government forces have taken control of city, doubling the number of people seeking shelter at the UNMISS base in Bentiu to about 9,000, UN Humanitarian Coordinator Toby Lanzer said in Juba. UNMISS A UN Human Rights report says that misinformation, propaganda and incitement to hatred need to be urgently countered inUkraineto avoid the further escalation of tension in the country. Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations inGenevasaid his delegation will present concrete evidence to the international community of Russian involvement in the current insurgency and occupation of state buildings inEastern Ukraine. At a launch of the book "Action for Disarmament: 10 Things You Can Do!" A report into the credibility of photographic evidence of large-scale torture and killings smuggled out ofSyria, was presented today byFranceat the United Nations.

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