Emergency Committee members at the press conference.
Statement on the second meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus (i ...
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Secretary-General António Guterres (2nd left) pays a visit to the UN Technology Bank along with Mustafa Varank, Turkish Minister of Industry and Technology, in Gebze, Turkey. (31 October 2019) 
Photo: UN Turkey/Emrah Gürel
The UN Technology Bank for Least Developed Countries announced new Council Members on 16 January at its annual meeting to ...
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January 1, 2020 saw the launch of the UN75 initiative - the largest, most inclusive conversation on the role of ...
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Yelda Şahin Akıllı, Project Coordinator at the Foundation for Women’s Solidarity. Photo: Courtesy of FWS.
Women’s solidarity and the women’s movement have been key factors in changing the lives of women survivors of violence. Our ...
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Sanem Öztürk, Project Coordinator at the Women’s Solidarity Foundation (KADAV). Photo: Courtesy of KADAV
Sanem Öztürk is a sociologist and activist based in Istanbul, Turkey. She holds a sociology degree from Middle East Technical ...
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In a small town in South Eastern Turkey, a migrant entrepreneur began a thriving business a few years ago. 

Despite having to start all over again, Raad didn’t give up his profession as a hairdresser. 

He now employs eight trainee hairdressers and he won’t stop there. 

On International #MigrantsDay, let’s celebrate migrants and host communities coming together to build a better future for everyone.
As “policies shaped more by fear than fact” have caused untold suffering to migrants, the UN Secretary-General is urging countries ...
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Voices of Youth Panel at the Turkish Grand National Assembly. UN Turkey OIC AlvaroRodriguez on the left. Photo: UNIC Ankara
A symposium titled Human Rights: Voices of Youth was organized at the Turkish Grand National Assembly on 10 December for ...
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Sema Kendirci Uğurman, Chair of the Turkish Women’s Union. Photo: Courtesy of TWU
Sema Kendirci Uğurman is the Chair of the Turkish Women’s Union (TWU), the largest women’s association in Turkey. She is ...
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UN Volunteers actively took part in activities marking the UN’s 74th anniversary
The 2030 Agenda calls for a just, equitable, tolerant and socially inclusive world in which the needs of the most ...
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The UN Secretary-General has outlined the “increased ambition and commitment” that the world needs from governments during the coming days ...
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