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Lingering low growth period undermines sustainable development progress – UN report

Global economic growth is projected to slow from an estimated 2.7 per cent in 2023 to 2.4 per cent in 2024, trending below the...

2024: UN association solicits public partnership on SDGs

The United Nations Association USA Queens Chapter (UNA-USA Queens) has solicited the partnership of the public and organisations in new ventures towards attaining the...

UN chief calls for global unity, sustainable development in 2024

United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has called for global unity to make 2024 a year for “building trust and hope” following the immense suffering,...

UN chief urges world to prepare for next pandemic

UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has urged the world to prepare for the next pandemic and act on lessons learned from COVID-19. Guterres said this...

Journalists partner UN on effective human rights advocacy in Nigeria

The Human Rights Journalists Network Nigeria (HRJN) in partnership with the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) on Monday, December 11, 2023, held a daylong...

UN adviser to youth: ‘Demand a seat at the table’

The Special Adviser and Assistant Secretary-General for Climate Change at the United Nations, Selwin Hart, has called on African youth to very confidently demand...

COP28: Climate change an urgent threat to pregnant women and children – UN

Pregnant women, babies and children face extreme health risks from climate catastrophes that warrant urgent attention, according to a Call for Action released on Tuesday, November...

Emissions Gap Report: Carbon emissions shattering temperature records – Guterres

Today’s Emissions Gap report shows that if nothing changes, in 2030, emissions will be 22 Gigatonnes higher than the 1.5 degree-limit will allow. That’s roughly...

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With support from Dr. Myron Wentz, groups plan ambitious African campaign for mercury-free dentistry

Campaign efforts by non-governmental organisations (NGO) towards an end to amalgam use in Africa has received a boost with...
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NiMet predict three-day sunshine, haziness from Monday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and haziness from Monday, February 26 to Wednesday, February 28, 2024,...

Group rallies against insuring of fossil fuel projects

Fridays For Future Nigeria (FFFN), a group of young climate justice activists, says it will hold protests across the...

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With support from Dr. Myron Wentz, groups plan ambitious African campaign for mercury-free dentistry

Campaign efforts by non-governmental organisations (NGO) towards an end...

NiMet predict three-day sunshine, haziness from Monday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and...