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Everyone, everywhere, can do something to make our world more safe, sustainable & secure -- @antonioguterreshttps://t.co/imZiuJ4ng0More women in peacekeeping means more effective peacekeeping. We work to empower women to participate in peace proc… https://t.co/VbTtZ4eVQD
Retweeted by United NationsEveryone has a role to play in achieving gender equality. Here's how: https://t.co/hXdPIZ7UIE https://t.co/lXtdVpbmyh
1/17
2018
There is nothing inevitable about poverty or inequality. We need a true new deal for fair globalization.… https://t.co/3aTXrNwarI
Retweeted by United NationsRefugees in Hungary are leaving traumas behind and making new friends 👐 https://t.co/CA2CVjpntN https://t.co/sQDjZFEZQ9
Retweeted by United NationsIn Yemen since 2015: 5,000 children killed or injured 3 million born into war 1.8 million acutely malnourished… https://t.co/AypL5CubjcUN experts call on #Iran to halt the execution of Abolfazl Chezani Sharahi, who was sentenced to death at age 15. H… https://t.co/T8sMCdLVk5
Retweeted by United NationsEven in the face of headwinds & hatred, we must uphold the values of the UN Charter. But we can only do that togeth… https://t.co/sMAwgpUIfTFrom conflicts to climate change to mass migration, women's empowerment will make the difference.… https://t.co/IZtXHCF57N
Retweeted by United NationsAt a time of troubling crackdowns on the independence of the media, I will continue to defend freedom and safety of… https://t.co/79G9z4LoJd
Retweeted by United NationsIn a 🌍 where we produce enough food for everyone, nobody should go hungry. Reduce food waste & do your part for… https://t.co/YnAZIjQiWMSecretary-General @antonioguterres tells Member States: we need greater unity and courage to meet today’s most urge… https://t.co/2oFfpaBVH0
Retweeted by United NationsDeepened conflicts. New dangers. Nuclear tensions at a high. We need greater unity to meet the challenges we face.… https://t.co/ApU0MldCky
Retweeted by United NationsLIVE at 10am EST: Briefing by the @UN Secretary-General @AntonioGuterres on his outlook for 2018 📹 Watch #UNGA inf… https://t.co/lHULUYaJoq
Retweeted by United NationsThe UN ... 🔹helps over 1 million women a month overcome pregnancy risks 🤰 🔹vaccinates 45% of the world's children… https://t.co/SANlGceJxf#Fisheries crime has a devastating ecological, social and economic impact. What can be done? 🔹Law enforcement 🔹Comp… https://t.co/U1tOD0XtpC
Retweeted by United Nations.@UNICEF is fighting deadly diseases that are threatening Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh. You can help:… https://t.co/0jH9HJTGf9#Indigenousrights must be respected during #Kenya climate change project, say UN human rights experts… https://t.co/91JxvOaphm
Retweeted by United Nations"I tried to be a human shield" - veteran humanitarian Roberto Mignone from UNHCR (@refugees) explains why he became… https://t.co/254g1JDOlW
1/16
2018
“In many parts of Afghanistan, violence continues unabated and people need support more than ever,” said… https://t.co/cgt1if8wpH
Retweeted by United NationsThe Secretary-General announced today the appointment of Bience Gawanas of Namibia as Special Adviser on Africa: https://t.co/2JyAH2fHMc
Retweeted by United NationsSince 2011, @WFP has been on frontlines in Syria, distributing food to 4 to 5 million people every month:… https://t.co/wAPYvXmhvUA universal message of justice. A symbol of tolerance. A dream of peace. Martin Luther King Jr. was born… https://t.co/GEqZj17tlA
Retweeted by United NationsThe Secretary-General condemns the twin terrorist attacks in Baghdad today. He expresses his deepest sympathies to… https://t.co/Ciboerza4w
Retweeted by United NationsInternational tourist arrivals grew by 7% in 2017 to a total of 1,322 million. We must ensure this growth benefits… https://t.co/4Nu3EIeaUvGetting the data right #ForMigration! More than 400 experts expected to gather for #IFMStats on 15-16 Jan. They ha… https://t.co/DpzO8drrZV
Retweeted by United NationsDid you know that six #Caribbean countries and territories were certified last year by @WHO for having eliminated… https://t.co/eSr0deAwf7
Retweeted by United NationsWe can all stand up against racial prejudice & intolerant attitudes. Be a human rights champion & #FightRacism on… https://t.co/flz8osYKCzUN #childrights committee to review Sri Lanka, Guatemala, Panama, Seychelles, Spain, Solomon Islands, Palau, and Ma… https://t.co/tJjKsyetqH
Retweeted by United NationsMigration should be an act of hope, not despair. -@antonioguterres in new report on making migration work for all:… https://t.co/Al3vcSicdsEverybody has a role to play to make gender equality a reality by 2030. See what YOU can do for #Planet5050 👉… https://t.co/RNOFfAdHOf
Retweeted by United Nations77th session of Committee on Rights of the Child, made up of 18 independent experts, starts Monday in Geneva:… https://t.co/5i2ddoGvpsJoin @jayathmadw and the @UN SG's Special Envoy for Road Safety @JeanTodt to find out why road safety matters for y… https://t.co/mtVIN1VDTn
Retweeted by United NationsWhat's happening this week at the UN? Committee on the Rights of the Child & much more. List of events is here:… https://t.co/e2JjGfesxC
1/15
2018
Good to see more women in @UN leadership! Congratulations and welcome, I look forward to working with you! https://t.co/Jl9HAAt5Ot
Retweeted by United NationsWhat we are seeing here is an extraordinary transformation. It gives me great hope for the future & for peace in Co… https://t.co/DufvtV1Dr9Philippines: @UNMigration is helping displaced people return to Marawi. ⬇️ https://t.co/QtntVMsRjfIn Colombia, @antonioguterres reaffirms UN’s support for peace process. Check out our @instagram story for more 📸… https://t.co/zmRA4plaZQWomen migrants make significant contributions to both countries of origin and destination. The Global Compact… https://t.co/P3lj6tW2Qp
Retweeted by United NationsPeople everywhere are taking action to acheive gender equality by 2030: https://t.co/XPiRCwWRGL #GlobalGoals https://t.co/3g4LG8p3kJLearn how this project in Bangladesh helps #ruralwomen overcome the effects of #climatechange:… https://t.co/4ne5AesnQ4
Retweeted by United NationsGovernments, businesses, cities & people everywhere are taking climate action. Join them today: https://t.co/MQgMIHogV3Over 1/2 of the world lives in urban areas 🏙️ But only 12% of cities have air quality measures that meet @WHO stand… https://t.co/VMokwhsbGb
Retweeted by United NationsInspiring to see the reintegration and training of former FARC combatants. Colombians are on the path to building a… https://t.co/7zxYVdYAvh
Retweeted by United Nations“The UN can save the world”— 90-year-old Robert Kaminker, who was one of the UN’s first staff members. More in our… https://t.co/u4IyVZR8o9Discover the history of the #SanFrancisco Conference, the founding of the @UN. Now available at the UN Digital Libr… https://t.co/QQRbOPsp7P
Retweeted by United NationsOne world 7.5 billion unique faces Diversity is a strength, not a threat. Here's how you can #FightRacism:… https://t.co/pxJzwHA4MS"I would have paid to do the job I was doing." Veteran humanitarian Roberto Mignone tells us why he became an aid… https://t.co/jXvFYeYMkg
Retweeted by United NationsWe want to give hope when there is no hope, unity where there is division -@wfpchief on the important work of @WFP.… https://t.co/WibBTUrVHuHere is how YOU can support @UNICEF #ForEveryChild ➡️ https://t.co/Njin64eyKW https://t.co/3AP4CUsoE6In 2017 in Afghanistan, the UN: ✅ helped vaccinate 9.9M children against polio ✅ provided basic health serv… https://t.co/KbROWLsbMr
1/14
2018
We CAN feed all of the world's people while using our natural resources sustainably. Learn about @UNDP projects in… https://t.co/3WqO7Y0yUI
Retweeted by United NationsThe majority of migrants live and work legally, contributing to both their home and host countries. More migration… https://t.co/eTEFiFvCYNIn Colombia to reaffirm the UN’s support: all Colombians have a role to play to build lasting peace all over the co… https://t.co/WTzmK3PKKn
Retweeted by United NationsNo matter where they work or what they do, women are paid less than men for the same work. https://t.co/MrvyROLogf https://t.co/7PEGJtp4Ii
Retweeted by United NationsBehind-the-scenes of new exhibit at UNHQ in #NYC: “The Butterfly Project: Remembering Children of the Holocaust” in… https://t.co/aVNUaNvALd“Our dedication to the health and rights of women and girls is stronger than ever. We gather our strength and solid… https://t.co/1DxpxLZvDX
Retweeted by United NationsIn Colombia @antonioguterres reiterates UN support for peace efforts in meeting with @JuanManSantos.… https://t.co/V585DUxut4Situation in Haiti has improved but funds are needed to tackle food insecurity, cholera & support people affected b… https://t.co/rUGi3jSi82Are you: ✅ A women entrepreneur? ✅ Looking to go international? ✅ Want to make new biz connections? If so, apply… https://t.co/xhSu1wjdyI
Retweeted by United Nations.@UNESCO works to promote press freedom across the 🌎 ⬇️ https://t.co/h66iDVtxE7About 800 million people in the world are chronically undernourished, but the #GlobalGoals are working to reduce th… https://t.co/7fG72Bdsfa
Retweeted by United NationsThe UN Youth Envoy advocates for stronger youth participation with the UN: https://t.co/YAwnwJSJJE https://t.co/O9hRHXL8wkThe tomb of Askia in Gao, #Mali, was built by Askia Mohamed, the Emperor of Songhai, in 1495. The protection & pres… https://t.co/5FpXVZ0K2d
Retweeted by United Nations.@UNICEF helps provide the most vulnerable children with health, nutrition, education & child protection services.… https://t.co/BrVoYqK3h3📸: Mlongo tends to some of her cattle, which managed to survive drought with support from @UNFAO in Kenya.… https://t.co/XFVUwrpUHcIf you are ... ⏺ a student under 32 years of age ⏺ passionate about #HumanRights & ⏺ interested in learning from U… https://t.co/lhPwjKKIHg
1/13
2018
We had such a great time ringing the #OpeningBell at @Nasdaq this morning! Learn more about how the private sector… https://t.co/vX3xNpGlJ8
Retweeted by United NationsWelcome to the UN family & to @Twitter @unicefchief Henrietta Fore! https://t.co/g9MPl6lXrv"Shocking and shameful": comments from the President of the United States go "against universal values" according t… https://t.co/fQOFlZEtt5
Retweeted by United NationsLet us focus on the overwhelming positives of migration & use facts, not prejudice, to address its challenges. --… https://t.co/PLuPHbQDHY4.5 million people in Syria receive food rations from @WFP each month. Here's how you can help:… https://t.co/8AlWdpd1mYEight years ago, a devastating earthquake hit Haiti. Today and every day, we remember and honour the victims. The U… https://t.co/KgvVqr0t7s
Retweeted by United Nations#Tunisia: We are concerned about the high number of arrests – 778 people have been arrested since Monday, some 200… https://t.co/vwiE9TihpO
Retweeted by United NationsLast year countries sent 1 woman & 14 men as representatives to the Security Council. More 2017 facts & figures on… https://t.co/eCZklQ4GmsThe global economic outlook for 2018 is positive. Yet, job growth does not always follow it, especially among young… https://t.co/afarPsC4JZ
Retweeted by United NationsWorking towards empowering livelihoods and ensuring a life of dignity for the women, children and other displaced p… https://t.co/9nYp0SMiu4
Retweeted by United NationsNew UN @free_equal #LGBTI business standards lauched at @NASDAQ: https://t.co/3kj6QNN14N https://t.co/5RPbhrtlKU#Africa has the youngest population in the 🌍 - - - some of the most talented, inspired and energized 🙌🏾 In Februar… https://t.co/PnSfm93Udc
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1/12
2018

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