WHAT CAN THE UN DO TO SUPPORT INDIA THROUGH ITS DEADLY COVID-19 SURGE?
The UN is at the forefront of efforts to help India extricate itself from the almost unimaginable scale of suffering its citizens are undergoing, as a result of a devastating wave of COVID-19 infections. Earlier this week, UN News spoke to the country chiefs based in India, for the World Health . . .
CLIMATE CHANGE THREATENS WINGED HARBINGER OF SPRING
A sure sign of spring in northern Europe is the arrival of the Arctic tern bird, but ahead of the UN's World Migratory Bird Day experts fear the warming of the oceans in its nesting grounds in the northern Atlantic is threatening its very existence.
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WHO APPROVES CHINESE COVID-19 VACCINE FOR EMERGENCY USE
A COVID-19 vaccine produced in China has been given the green light for global rollout, potentially paving the way for its use in underserved countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Friday.
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