Pandemic “is a call for action – for everyone, everywhere” said UN chief on Coronavirus Outbreak

United Nations chief António Guterres said today’s World Health Organization (WHO) declaration of a pandemic “is a call for action – for everyone, everywhere” adding that as we fight the virus “we cannot let fear go viral.” Read Full Secretary-General’s Message: All of us face a common threat – the coronavirus – COVID 19. Today’s … Read more Pandemic “is a call for action – for everyone, everywhere” said UN chief on Coronavirus Outbreak

Coronavirus Is Now a ‘Pandemic,’ World Health Organization Says

Expressing increasing alarm about mounting infections, the World Health Organization declared ON Wednesday that the global coronavirus crisis is now a pandemic. #Coronavirus #Pandemic #WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who heads the UN agency, said the WHO is “deeply concerned by the alarming levels of spread and severity” of the outbreak. He also expressed concern about … Read more Coronavirus Is Now a ‘Pandemic,’ World Health Organization Says

The Western Sahara, The last Spanish colony in Africa? – VisualPolitik EN

Synonymous with desert, sand, and heat. The Sahara is one of the most inhospitable places on earth. Located in North Africa, a half-arid, hostile, infertile and perhaps irrelevant place. These days it doesn’t even have a strategic value in international geopolitics. At first glance, the Sahara is little more than a desert, the largest desert … Read more The Western Sahara, The last Spanish colony in Africa? – VisualPolitik EN

Bolivian ‘peace’ | Interim president wages war on own people

The UN Human Rights Organisation has expressed concern over the prosecution of dozens of people close to the former president Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv … Read more Bolivian ‘peace’ | Interim president wages war on own people

Tour de France 2020 – L’avenir à vélo

Le Tour de France laisse une empreinte positive et décisive sur le terrain. Il porte le mouvement mondial pour la mobilité douce partout où il passe pour bâtir l’avenir ensemble : un Avenir à Vélo, en faveur de la protection de l’environnement, de l’aménagement des territoires, de la sensibilisation de la jeunesse et la pratique … Read more Tour de France 2020 – L’avenir à vélo

Tour de France 2020 – Riding into the future (ES)

El Tour de Francia deja una huella positiva y determinante sobre el terreno. Lleva muy alta por todos los sitios que atraviesa la bandera del movimiento mundial de la movilidad inteligente para construir un futuro juntos: un futuro en bicicleta en favor de la protección del medio ambiente, la ordenación de los territorios, la sensibilización … Read more Tour de France 2020 – Riding into the future (ES)

UN Women Director at the Opening of the 64th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

Remarks by Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuk, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, on the Opening of the Sixty-Fourth Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW64)/Beijing+25 (2020), 2nd plenary meeting. Phlumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of the UN Women, the agency that said “women are radically impatient for action that improves their lives. They see … Read more UN Women Director at the Opening of the 64th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women

Both Men and Women Have Biases Against Gender Equality

“9 out of 10 men and women hold a bias against gender equality.” 25 years since the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action by UN Women, there has been little change in the roadmap for gender equality. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like … Read more Both Men and Women Have Biases Against Gender Equality

When everyone is counted, everyone counts

Since ancient times, governments around the world have counted their populations. By counting everyone, communities can determine the needs of their people; where to build homes, schools, hospitals and where to invest in food supply, jobs and transportation. In this way, societies can progress. During the 2020 round of censuses, the majority of countries carry … Read more When everyone is counted, everyone counts

Women in Science: Preserving the Forest’s Treasures

In the heart of the spectacular forests of Papua New Guinea, zoologist Grace Luke is on a team collecting data to reduce deforestation and forest degradation and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions that negatively impact the planet’s climate. Describing her work as an entomologist as part of the country’s Multi-Purpose National Forest Inventory, Grace Luke … Read more Women in Science: Preserving the Forest’s Treasures

International Women’s Day 2020 – United Nations Observance

📢 Are you ready to celebrate activists, world leaders and women’s rights advocates who are standing up for an equal future? 🎬 Tune in live to @UN_Women Commemoration of International Women’s Day at United Nations Headquarters in New York City! 📅 6 March 🕙 10:00 am EST 💬 #GenerationEquality #IWD2020 🔗 Learn more about Generation Equality: http://bit.ly/2TD6G97

International Women’s Day – UN Chief (8 March 2020)

Video message by H.E. Mr. António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General on International Women’s Day. Gender equality is fundamentally a question of power. Transforming the balance of power is essential, not only as a question of human rights, personal development, health and well-being. It is critical to solving some of the most damaging and intractable problems … Read more International Women’s Day – UN Chief (8 March 2020)