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As G20 Summit Nears, U.N. Calls for Sustainable Growth For All

New York, N.Y.   Eyes will be fixed on St. Petersburg, Russia on Sep. 5, as finance ministers and central bank governors gather for the upcoming two-day Group of 20 (G20) Summit. The ministers and bankers will discuss international economic and financial policies that will impact every corner of the globe. In a preview of its […]

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Nelson Mandela International Day Announced by the United Nations

New York, N.Y.  Nelson Mandela is about to be released from the hospital, his health condition now stabilized. A South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and politician, he is the first black South African to hold the office, and the first elected in a fully representative, multiracial election. His government focused on dismantling the legacy of apartheid through tackling […]

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Photo of the Day – May 18, 2013

South Sudanese Returnees Board Plane for Journey Home Malakal, South Sudan. Today in Malakal, South Sudan, 150 returnees line up to board a plane chartered by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and bound for Wau. This week, IOM is arranging transport for over 700 people who have been staying in the Malakal Way Station. […]

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United Nations’ International Day Mine Awareness

International Day of Mine Awareness in Somalia. Section of ground is cordoned off during demonstration held by the United Nations Mine Action Service in Mogadishu. Tweet

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U.S. House Passes Emergency Funding Bill for Migrant Care Crisis

Wayfair Accused of Selling Mattresses to Youth “Detention Centers”

U.N.: World Faces ‘Climate Apartheid’ with 120 Million More in Poverty

Australia Rescues Children of Dead Islamic State Fighters

Beyond Skin: Norm Yip Celebrates LGBTQ Pride with Luce Support

Immigrant Defense Project Releases “Know Your Rights With ICE”