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Dr. Ibn Chambas

Work together and contribute to the country’s peace – Dr Ibn Chambas

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Dr Mohammed Ibn Chambas, the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), has called on Ghanaians to work together...
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Continued flow of Ethiopian refugees raises concerns over humanitarian catastrophe on Sudanese border

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The continued flow of Ethiopian refugees into Sudan has raised concerns over a humanitarian catastrophe, Sudanese experts have warned. "The border area adjacent to...

FAO’s flagship report urges for immediate move to address global water shortages

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Shortages and scarcity of water must be promptly addressed at a global level, as they affect more than 3 billion people around the world...
Ethiopian Army

Violence, insecurity spread in Ethiopia, beyond Tigray region: UN

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Violence and insecurity is reported spreading in Ethiopia beyond the conflict-torn Tigray region as people flee its major city of Mekele, UN humanitarians...
Zambia

Zambia launches blueprints to enhance access to information

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The Zambian government on Monday launched two communication policies aimed at resolving and widening access to information and promoting a diverse media landscape. The...
Antonio Manuel de Oliveira Guterres

UN chief calls for major, rapid change in fight against climate disruption

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United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for a major and rapid change in the fight against climate disruption. "Major and rapid change...
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Food insecurity threat for millions in Ethiopia’s Tigray – UN

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The United Nations and partners are being thwarted in delivering aid to victims of the Tigray crisis in the northern Ethiopia area by blocked...
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UN calls for de-escalating conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray state

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Alarmed by increasing and spreading violence in northern Ethiopia's Tigray regional state, the United Nations on Monday called for de-escalating the conflict and allowing...
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Rawlings: UN Team signs book of condolence

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Madam Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations (UN) and Chair of the UN Sustainable Development Group, on Monday led a team from the...
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Seventy Four migrants drown off Libyan coast: IOM

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At least 74 migrants drowned following a shipwreck off Libya's western coast Thursday, the latest in a series of tragedies involving at least eight...
former President Jerry John Rawlings

UN condoles with Ghana on passing of former president

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The United Nations (UN) office in Ghana on Thursday expressed its condolences to the government and people of Ghana on the passing of its...
Civilians In Tigray

Civilians in Tigray, Ethiopia endure conflict, disruption of services: UN

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The United Nations and partners in the Tigray area of Ethiopia are working to protect civilians in the face of conflict, the disruption of...
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UN launches joint SDG financing project for Ghana

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The United Nations (UN) systems launched a financing project here Friday to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Ghana. ...
Caritas Ghana

CARITAS Ghana asks Government to sign UN treaty on human rights

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CARITAS Ghana, a charity organisation of the Ghana Catholic Bishops Conference, has called on government to hasten the signing of the United Nations (UN)...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief shocked at attack on school in Cameroon

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday expressed shock at Saturday's horrific attack on a school in Kumba in Cameroon's Southwest region, in which several...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief calls for end to reported police brutality in Nigeria

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for an end to reported police brutality in Nigeria and asked for de-escalation, said his spokesman. ...
Calvo Mawela Chief Executive Officer Multichoice Group

MultiChoice Group reaffirms commitment to supporting global UN Pause campaign

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As the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic continues, MultiChoice Group (MCG) has reaffirmed its commitment to the United Nations’ (UN’s) efforts to conquer the...
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UN 75th Anniversary: Time for sober reflection

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The United Nations (UN) 75th Anniversary is a time for introspection and sober reflection on the capacity of the Organisation to provide solutions to...
SEND Ghana

Ghana is likely to fall short of meeting the SDGs : SEND GHANA

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Today, Saturday, October 17, 2020, marks the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Regrettably, countries all over the world are commemorating this year's...
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Black Girls Matter: Speak Up for Our Girls Now – UNFPA

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The world has witnessed some remarkable progress in how adolescent girls navigate their lives today. There is a large increase in their access to...
A scinetist is doing research on a vaccine against COVID-19 in Shanghai. Photo:Yang Hui/Global Times

China joins COVAX global vaccine alliance

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China’s foreign ministry said Friday the country has joined the global COVAX vaccine alliance, which aims to supply doses of the Covid-19 vaccine to...
Mr Charles Abani

UN supports Ghana to recover from COVID-19

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The United Nations is supporting Ghana with 90 million dollars and mobilising additional 40 million dollars in the next 18 months to aid Ghana’s...
Basicneeds Ghana

BasicNeeds-Ghana holds workshop on disability, mental health

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BasicNeeds-Ghana, a mental health advocacy organisation, has held a two-day training workshop on mental health and disability mainstreaming and inclusion reporting for media professionals...
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CHRAJ stands in solidarity with older persons

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The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAI) stands in solidarity with older persons globally as the world of marks International Day of...
Vice Chair Person For The Coalition Mina Mensah

Coalition on RTI lashes at government

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The Coalition on the Right to Information – Ghana has expressed disgust at the way and manner the Ghanaian Government is handling the implementation...
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Burkina Faso received over US$1 billion worth of development aid in 2019

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Development assistance to Burkina Faso amounted to 907 billion CFA francs (almost 1.55 billion U.S. dollars) over 2019, the country's Ministry of Economy and...

UN Women chief calls for action to carry forward gender equality

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UN undersecretary-general and executive director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, has asked for action in four areas in order to carry forward gender equality...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

Ghanaians are working together to ensure peaceful elections

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The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday announced to the United Nations that Ghanaians have agreed to work together to ensure transparent, free,...
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International community rejects U.S. unilateral announcement on return of UN sanctions on Iran

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The international community has denounced the unilateral announcement made by the United States to resume United Nations (UN) sanctions on Iran, saying the attempt...
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Xinhua Commentary: Multilateralism matters

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Seventy-five years ago, tormented by the scourge of war that twice brought untold miseries to mankind, countries around the world joined hands and built...