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The video “Peace” combines photographs showing United Nations activities around the world, and the song, “Peace” composed by Patrick Howey, to highlight the ways in which the United Nations builds and supports sustainable peace.
The United Nations mourns former Secretary-General
For International Sign Language Day, 23 September, the UN has produced an American Sign Language version of the curtain raiser video shown during #COSP11, introduced and signed by Nyle DiMarco.
For International Sign Language Day, 23 September, the UN has produced an International Sign Language version of the curtain raiser video shown during #COSP11, signed by Carol-lee Aquiline.
Nuclear technology for climate, mitigation, monitoring and adaptation was the theme of this year’s IAEA Scientific Forum, a two-day event held every year on the margins of the General Conference.
Sloviansk is located in the Donetsk region in Eastern Ukraine, affected by the internal conflict which started in 2015. Two women named Yulia—one local and one internally displaced—decided to open a cafe together
According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), there are nearly 152 million child labourers worldwide in 2018.
In northern Colombia, former members of the FARC-EP (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) have access to various training, including a clothing workshop designed for female ex-combatants and local women.