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1 1.7 million videos in news, sports, and entertainment all recently posted on YouTube.
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2 100 Days Until The Start Of The Umoja Pilot Has UN Looking Forward To Harmonised Way Of Business
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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon today unveiled the clock that counts down to the implementation of UMOJA - a worldwide,...

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3 A “Rosetta Stone” for Conducting Biodiversity Assessments
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Zakri Abdul Hamid, Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of Malaysia, is the IPBES’ founding Chair.


KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 2015 (IPS) - This month saw an important milestone reached by the U.N.

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4 Africa Must Prioritise Water in Its Development Agenda
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ZARAGOZA, Jan 15 2015 (IPS) - Although African countries have been lauded for their efforts towards ensuring that people have access to safe drinking water in keeping with Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), they...

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5 Africa Needs to Move Forward on Renewable Energy
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ABU DHABI, Jan 22 2015 (IPS) - Diversification of Africa’s electricity sources by embarking on renewable energy solutions – such as solar, wind, geothermal and hydro power – is being heralded as a solution t...

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6 Backlash Follows South Africa’s Xenophobic Attacks on Africans
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UNITED NATIONS, Apr 21 2015 (IPS) - Shocking images of South Africans beating foreign-born residents residing in Durban, Johannesburg and other parts stunned the continent which had taken a message of brotherhood from former president Nelson Mande...

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7 Better Brain Health Might Be Just a Nature Walk Away
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8 Brazil Wages War against Zika Virus on Several Fronts
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Feb 2 2016 (IPS) - Brazil is deploying 220,000 troops to wage war against the Zika virus, in response to the alarm caused by the birth of thousands of children with abnormally small heads.

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9 Bulgaria Sets Up a New Partnership Framework with World Bank Group
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10 Centre for Policy Dialogue Research and Publications in 2016
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This video was originally published by Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), Bangladesh

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11 Chile Taps Solar Thermal Energy with Latin America’s First Plant
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Model of the Concentración Solar de Potencia de Cerro Dominador plant being built in the northern Chilean region of Antofagasta, which will begin to produce solar thermal energy in 2017.
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12 China's market meltdown gives Chinese consumers a reason to buy gold
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13 Climate Change Creates New Geography of Food
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Cándido Menzúa Salazar, national coordinator of the indigenous peoples of Panama, addressed the audience at the Global Landscapes Forum, the largest side event ... 
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14 Conservation Group Urges More Action on Climate Change
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15 Cuba and United States Now Foment Moderation in the Americas
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RIO DE JANEIRO , Dec 23 2014 (IPS) - With the decision to reestablish diplomatic ties, Cuba and the United States, polar opposites that have long inspired or fomented extremism of different kinds in the Americas, ...

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16 Disease, Not Crime
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Apr 6 2017 (Dawn, Pakistan) - India’s recently passed Mental Healthcare Bill marks the government`s Erst national effort to tackle depression.

One of the bill`s impacts is that it decriminalis...

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17 Economic Recovery Needed To Enhance Food Security
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Jomo Kwame Sundaram was the Assistant Secretary-General for Economic and Social Development in the United Nations system during 2005-2015and received the 2007 Wassily Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought.

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18 El Salvador Restores Biodiversity in the Face of Climate Change
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Environment ministry park rangers survey one of the c... 
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19 Enabling Change In Food Security And Energy Efficiency By Promoting New Technology
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5 January 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - With a rapidly increasing ...

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20 Ethiopian Opposition Urges Obama to Press for Political Freedom
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