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Ian Matos, the gay Brazilian diver pushing back against homophobia https://t.co/NGMwjAAVZb https://t.co/ec1ZQvnsMEhttps://t.co/c1hlu1vUVQ
Retweeted by United NationsSince 2005 Chester, Linkin Park and @MusicForRelief rallied support for those in need. We at the @UN won't soon for… https://t.co/62waV8hyov
Retweeted by United NationsSomalia is 1 of 4 countries facing famine & situation is rapidly deteriorating. Help support solutions like this da… https://t.co/pvhe0AsWWO"We all deserve the right to have a chance" Thank you @residente for standing #WithRefugees To join him, visit:… https://t.co/nqYfF3lUFC
Retweeted by United Nations#NorthKorea’s food production hit by the worst drought since 2001, food insecurity to seriously scale up - report… https://t.co/ZuHRX33HTB
Retweeted by United NationsI call on moderate voices to speak up against those who try to fuel tensions in #Jerusalem https://t.co/zq3nwpZRVo #UN @UN_Spokesperson
Retweeted by United NationsConflict and instability vastly increase cost of feeding hungry world - new @WFP report: https://t.co/OyoFc7LwKg https://t.co/bmfEuOTPzCWHO is working with the #SouthSudan’s Ministry of Health & partners to scale up #cholera vaccination campaign… https://t.co/gyXaxV4SjE
Retweeted by United NationsAs #heatwave continues across parts of Europe,read @WHO_Europe health advice to protect against heat-related illnes… https://t.co/H7IUz7AmMN
Retweeted by United NationsInvesting in youth = investing in the 🌍's future. Help @UNFPA's efforts to empower, educate & employ young people:… https://t.co/bMRp67NdGQSurvivors are strong. You have aspirations, drive and inspiration. I am humbled to have met, danced and dined with… https://t.co/x4eUxnrlSN
Retweeted by United NationsCrisis in DR Congo disrupts life-saving interventions, putting ~400K children at risk of malnutrition. YOU can help… https://t.co/SNthBqi1YBOn the border with #Nigeria, the town of Diffa has borne the brunt of #BokoHaram’s insurgency ➡️ (via @OIM_Niger) https://t.co/YR98WyBXik
Retweeted by United NationsToday, 5,000 ppl will become infected w/#HIV & 2,700 will die #AIDS-related deaths. Let's make tomorrow better:… https://t.co/lwtzN6fyypFour #SDGAdvocates shared their thoughts through the #HLPF Blog series. Read their posts here:… https://t.co/unNXb4Qxtt
Retweeted by United NationsThe current #cholera outbreak has overwhelmed what remains of #Yemen’s conflict battered health system… https://t.co/VkEoI8qsrb
Retweeted by United Nations"There is no better investment than in capacities & potentials of young people"- @JayathmaDW, the new @UNYouthEnvoyhttps://t.co/meLSlCQrrYIn Syria, @FAOnews animal health campaign boosts ppl's health as it supports food security & livelihoods for +230K:… https://t.co/VSSjCKxbEBSee how the #GlobalGoals aim to #SaveOurOcean -- and what you can do to help: https://t.co/XFllrKo8Oa https://t.co/8vnXGCfZpx
7/20
2017
Govts are taking action against tobacco w/ smoke-free public places, strong graphic pack warnings, plain packaging,… https://t.co/Pv0VbQM64X
Retweeted by United NationsAll the #GlobalGoals are interlinked. Progress in health will have rippling effects, says @WHO ➡️… https://t.co/2rZ47cRZKNDelivering assistance + protection in Kasaï is a huge challenge due to difficult road conditions + security issues https://t.co/XYHpdtJERX
Retweeted by United NationsThanks to solar lamps, displaced Ethiopian #women can now carry out essential tasks in the hours of darkness ➡️… https://t.co/xAsiJMr5Hs
Retweeted by United NationsThe international community needs to change the narrative about Africa & recognize its potential - @antonioguterres https://t.co/deGjMsLo7W
Retweeted by United NationsLeast Developed Countries struggle to work towards #GlobalGoals b/c of lack of funding, says @UNOHRLLS report.… https://t.co/VJALWxZcmYWomen and girls have the right to live their lives free of violence and fear. https://t.co/5QCqUJ2shk #Planet5050https://t.co/mqwe3rvDGE
Retweeted by United Nations.@WHO report finds dramatic increase in life-saving tobacco control policies in last decade https://t.co/Nf7REqAO04Still confused about what actually happens at #HLPF? Follow our Instagram story @UNYouthEnvoy to find out! https://t.co/DFppuDKp6k
Retweeted by United NationsWe are living in tough times. Hunger is a reality for 800M people. We must do whatever it takes to save lives 👉… https://t.co/cw0ZQQIqha
Retweeted by United NationsInterested in ocean affairs & law of the sea? Apply to the Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme. Info:… https://t.co/eEyaUIyj9gHave u started getting ready for Intl #YouthDay 2017? Check out our toolkit: https://t.co/4Ur63Uk18T & get involved… https://t.co/j9DQ05gZpM
Retweeted by United NationsThousands of people desperately need food, clean water, shelter and health supplies in #CARcrisis. Please help:… https://t.co/nosQysCFxS"Fairy Tales for a Fairer World" -- a new @UNGeneva project about the quest for #GlobalGoals:… https://t.co/tPG7Df2Pk3Children inceasingly targeted amid renewed fighting in Central African Republic -@UNICEF https://t.co/3IekqjGDUi https://t.co/LP5Tu2bVDq10 reasons to keep working to achieve the #GlobalGoals from this week's new progress report:… https://t.co/crbXcqiZgF
7/19
2017
🌍 maternal death rate has fallen by 44% & death rates of children <5 declined by 53% since 1990 #GlobalGoals https://t.co/UHmlOVTZWK"There are no camps" in #Libya, only detention centres. Need to protect refugees, migrants before they get there -… https://t.co/hwlToZ0iVz
Retweeted by United Nations"A small shaft of light in the darkness" - Good rains bring some #hope for war-torn Syrians https://t.co/SF6yv7lY0jhttps://t.co/lB3ofIBt3y
Retweeted by United NationsOn #MandelaDay, UN officials joined people around the 🌍 in celebrating Nelson Mandela's service to humanity:… https://t.co/ACqBGGGM4xLearn about the @NelsonMandela Rules - the UN Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners… https://t.co/kuNE7CZype
Retweeted by United NationsTake action. Inspire change, make every day a #MandelaDay. Thanks to @ElyxYak for the support! Ideas:… https://t.co/Rf842WRyOg#GlobalGoals start w/ individual action! @UN staff in NY are cleaning @randallsisland for #MandelaDay! Take action:… https://t.co/nYrWdXP1HF
Retweeted by United NationsToday we commemorate the legacy of Nelson Mandela. His speech at the Intl Labour Conference in 1990:… https://t.co/9b7N3e58b1
Retweeted by United NationsIt's #MandelaDay! UNODC Chief calls on everyone to reflect on prisoner rights & on #NelsonMandelaRuleshttps://t.co/SQ5fMGUUIR
Retweeted by United Nations.@UNAOC's panel on the role of religious leaders in peacebuilding in the Middle East" starts now:… https://t.co/iY1akklFSrThe best tribute we can pay this great man is not words or ceremonies, but actions that improve our world -… https://t.co/mOkIA7QGyHOn #MandelaDay, discover Robben Island, where @NelsonMandela was imprisoned https://t.co/63L5gzXGma #WorldHeritage https://t.co/p91Qr2kx2z
Retweeted by United NationsSee the latest progress report on the #GlobalGoals, which aim to transform our 🌍 by 2030: https://t.co/qcFAUqjsB1 https://t.co/Nii0yvQk3YYear 2 of #SDGs, #genderequality & breaking silos - many interesting #SDGLive topics 2day at #HLPFhttps://t.co/vxV9cDu1it
Retweeted by United NationsOn #MandelaDay & every day, Nelson Mandela's words inspire us to "ensure that democracy, peace & prosperity prevail… https://t.co/PelLfYqVMMBy 2050, the #ocean will have more #plastic than fish.These ladies are reducing pollution, 1 #plasticbag at a time.… https://t.co/nAFEPnJr8f
Retweeted by United NationsOn Tuesday's #MandelaDay see how you can work to achieve the #GlobalGoals for people and the planet:… https://t.co/0fIP3D69jEDriving tractors means driving change in Nepal as it challenges gender stereotypes. @WFP empowers & trains women to… https://t.co/TdemTMQq0xNumber of people in need of humanitarian assistance in Yemen increased from 18.8M to 20.7M. More from @UNOCHA:… https://t.co/uDlsrXuVjrHave #Time2Serve others? On Tuesday's #MandelaDay, devote 67 mins for Nelson Mandela's 67 yrs of service to humanit… https://t.co/PI4H5aVAUX
7/18
2017
“Implementation has begun, but the clock is ticking." -@antonioguterres on #GlobalGoals. See latest findings:… https://t.co/yj0fjhmxRWI look forward to working with my new Youth Envoy @JayathmaDW and other young leaders to create jobs and opportunit… https://t.co/5xDJFPz3rN
Retweeted by United Nations.@pikotaro_ppap performs #SDGs ver. of #PPAP w/@UNISNYC students to bring awareness to the 17 @UNhttps://t.co/oUDBKYi681
Retweeted by United NationsEvery year, about 1.5m child deaths could be avoided through vaccination. https://t.co/hrmymBAW4BThe human cost of this ugly war in #Afghanistan is too far too high – head of @UN mission (@UNAMAnews) https://t.co/uk3K0EoDyV
Retweeted by United NationsOn Tuesday's #MandelaDay & everyday, take action & inspire change! Ideas & details are here:… https://t.co/tJPFgxBf9rThis week, the @FAOWHOCodex Alimentarius Commission, is setting #SafeFood standards https://t.co/CdWUIbdzPQhttps://t.co/pltrlGqqN1
Retweeted by United NationsSenior UN officials call for support to stabilize newly liberated Mosul & create peace conditions in Iraq:… https://t.co/NtrO7ZFk1tStarting now! World #YouthSkills Day under the theme "Skills for the Future of Work" Follow live at… https://t.co/d8MgxdT5e2
Retweeted by United NationsThe military operations in #Mosul have resulted in over 1 million internally displaced persons (#IDPs) in Iraq:… https://t.co/gcQLUtZa4T
Retweeted by United Nations#GlobalGoals aim to eliminate poverty, secure a healthy 🌏 & build peaceful, inclusive societies. Progress report:… https://t.co/JyOp7smGkOLIVE NOW! Launch of 2nd #SDGs report: https://t.co/zFSMkZhZRg. See report for latest on #GlobalGoals progress:… https://t.co/tPBTCV3qnM
Retweeted by United NationsWelcome @jayathmadw on her first day as @UN Youth Envoy! Follow our Insta @UNYouthEnvoy to see behind the scenes… https://t.co/4peEuSxHHR
Retweeted by United NationsStarting soon: Security Council meeting on the situation concerning Iraq. Watch here: https://t.co/WhwXXmCYWfDame Margaret Anstee was the first female @UN Under-Secretary-General. Proud @foreignoffice has named a room in tri… https://t.co/gkr0zjvJxJ
Retweeted by United NationsAre the #GlobalGoals on track? Important report to be launched Monday at 11am EST. Follow @GlobalGoalsUN & see:… https://t.co/BsVHLFsP5dContinues this week in @UNGeneva: International Law Commission https://t.co/dGiPgODuVqContinues this week in @UNGeneva: Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women https://t.co/33wml6fb4pContinues this week in @UNGeneva: Human Rights Committee https://t.co/tWafVFGJJWThis week in Baku: @UNISPAL International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem. Info: https://t.co/2XzG98c7piWhat's happening at the UN this wk? @UNECOSOC high-level segment & much more. Full list of events is here… https://t.co/4EhxUDEAtD
7/17
2017
Bureaucracy, waiting periods, application fees prevent many Venezuelans from using regular asylum or migratory paths https://t.co/W7IijLfnH9
Retweeted by United NationsGender equality is a pre-condition for all other #globalgoals to be met. https://t.co/KUvATzNvuT #Planet5050 #HLPF https://t.co/glOaABWSMDWFP can finally deliver food to families in parts of NE #Syria by road, instead of by air. The benefits of road acc… https://t.co/GxlcPYi3of
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7/16
2017

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